HPB serves up plan for hawker stalls to sell healthier dishes

SINGAPORE - Four out of 10 stalls in every hawker centre or coffee shop could sell at least one healthier dish by 2019.

No profit guarantee in deals but Singapore Medical Group chief executive unfazed

Clinic operator Singapore Medical Group (SMG) is on an acquisition spree, and compliance with fresh guidelines that frown upon profit guarantees will not dent the group's earnings growth, its...

Good Pharma aims to bring made-in-Singapore balm to the world

Home-grown start-up Good Pharma Dermatology is taking its made-in-Singapore product to the world. The firm, which started off providing pharmaceutical strategy and distribution services, set up a...

Magnetic pull of electrotherapy for the elderly

Almost every day for the past two months, retiree Seng Sung Huay has been going to the same shop at Block 825, Tampines Street 81.

Singaporeans worked up over fitness firm True Group's foreign closures

SINGAPORE - Even as Singapore-owned True Group fitness and wellness chain announced aggressive expansion plans in China, it has abruptly closed clubs in Thailand and Malaysia, leaving its close to...

Home care for seniors a sunrise industry

Care of the elderly is a booming business as Asia's ageing population grows. Singapore-based Active Global Specialised Caregivers has seen its turnover rising steadily since it started operations...

Collaboration drives innovation in healthcare

Innovation is crucial to the success of firms in the fast-growing healthcare industry, according to a top industry executive.