SINGAPORE

The doctor is online: why telemedicine apps need to tread with caution

GENERAL practitioner (GP) Dr Jipson Quah sees patients not just at his Woodlands clinic, but on his smartphone as well. When setting up his clinic three months ago, Dr Quah, 31, decided to try out...

Engineering vital as Singapore enters next phase of development: SM Teo

ENGINEERING has played a major role in Singapore's growth and transformation and will remain important as the country enters the next phase of development, said Senior Minister and Coordinating...

Digital transformation: big gaps between goals and reality

YOU might not be considering digital transformation when you're getting in your car to go to the office in the morning. But perhaps you should.

ESG cuts exports forecast range to 0 to -2% contraction following 6.4% Q1 drop

THE official non-oil domestic export growth forecast for this year has been trimmed - following a sharper drop in the NODX in the first three months of the year.

Driving fleets through Singapore's digital revolution

THE fleet landscape in Singapore - from hawker food deliveries to ride-sharing services - has seen tremendous growth in the past five years. In fact, the Singapore e-commerce market - a major...

AirTrunk raises S$450m to build Singapore data centre

DATA centre startup AirTrunk has raised S$450 million in debt and equity to help build its first Singapore facility as part of a multi-billion dollar plan to become a regional technology...

Singapore co-working space reaches next level of luxury

THE Great Room's co-working space in Singapore's Centennial Tower doesn't look like your average office. The floor is marble, the finishings are brushed gold and there's coconut water in the...

SMEs must plug into digital economy to spur Singapore's economy: Iswaran

IT is "critical" for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to plug into the digital economy as it would make a noticeable impact on Singapore's growth, Minister for Communications and...

Keep calm and carrot on: how agritech could transform farming in Singapore

And yet when it comes down to it, most of us in Singapore might go our whole lives never being in the presence of a crops farm or livestock. A single mysterious wild cow on Coney Island - which...

Expect a '3 plus and minus 5%' model of future growth

INSTEAD of the "5 plus and minus 1" per cent growth of yesteryear, Singapore's economy will likely enter a phase of "3 plus and minus 5" per cent growth, arising from technological disruption and...

Building a new era of global innovation

IN August, the chairman of Enterprise Singapore, Peter Ong, suggested a simple but radical idea. In the future, he said, Singaporean firms should see innovation and internationalisation as one...