INNOVATION

Dear scholarship applicant, have you ever failed?

Two colleagues and I have been interviewing applicants for the Singapore Press Holdings scholarships.

ITE students get a taste of food vending industry

SINGAPORE - What goes into developing sauces for noodle dishes that are sold in vending machines? A group of students is finding that out.

24 in Singapore make it to Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list

SINGAPORE - Twenty-four individuals in Singapore made it to Forbes' 30 Under 30 Asia, a list which features 300 young disruptors, innovators and entrepreneurs across Asia who are under the age of...

A*Star shake-up: Greater clarity on research funding and outcomes, more collaboration across disciplines

SINGAPORE - The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star) is changing how it manages its research activities to meet shifting needs and increasing competition.

Robotics Centre to help start-ups opens

A centre has been set up to allow start-ups in the robotics and automation sector greater access to support services, innovative technologies and communication networks.

Innovation in family firms: A missed opportunity?

Here in Asia, family firms are a prominent feature of the business landscape, but are they better at innovating; or, because of the way they are run, are they more likely to lag behind?

New centre for robotics and automation to join start-up hub

SINGAPORE - A new centre has been set up to allow start-ups in the robotics and automation sector greater access to support services, innovative technologies and communication networks.

Making innovation a priority at board level

SHOULD boards hold themselves accountable for making innovation work? According to IMD Professor Jean-Philippe Deschamps, innovation needs to be part of a board's governance mission. For him,...

Pervasive innovation, not Singapore Budget 2018 goodies, can help firms thrive

SINGAPORE'S largest supplier of ready-mixed concrete was propelled onto the national stage when Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat described how Pan United harnessed pervasive innovation to develop a...

Singapore Budget 2018: Innovate to differentiate

SINGAPORE once again finds itself at the nexus of profound global change. World events first shaped modern Singapore into a global trading hub, following the arrival of the British in 1819.