SINGAPORE

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...

Effective collaboration helps power innovation

SOUTH-EAST Asia is in the midst of a massive technological transformation for manufacturing. According to McKinsey & Company, the region stands to attain up to US$627 billion worth of...

Singapore SMEs more cautious amid trade tensions: SBF-DP SME Index

SINGAPORE SMEs will look to expand in 2019, but show greater caution than six months ago as trade tensions continue to simmer, the latest SBF-DP SME Index showed on Monday.

How Singapore's food industry is shaking things up

THE food and drinks in your local supermarkets are changing - from the way they are produced to how they are packaged. With growing demand for healthier options and the heightened awareness of how...

7 in 10 retrenched workers helped by taskforce found jobs within 6 months

SEVEN in 10 retrenched workers who were helped by a dedicated taskforce last year were able to find jobs within six months.

More Singaporeans find jobs, but long-term unemployment rate rises: MOM

MORE Singaporeans found jobs in the first half of this year than in the first six months of 2017, with local employment growth 1.5 times higher.

MOUs between Singapore and S. Korea to promote trade and collaboration

SINGAPORE and South Korea on Thursday signed a raft of partnerships aimed at strengthening bilateral trade and investment, as well as promoting collaborations between companies and government...

Future of logistics in Singapore 'cannot be more exciting'

ON April 30 this year, the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) set up the Supply Chain Employees' Union (SCEU) to support the development of skills and competencies of employees in Singapore's...

Kino Biotech makes inroads into China with ecommerce platform

A HEALTH and beauty company evolving and forming an e-commerce platform for both local and international brand owners. Sounds like quite a stretch, but this idea has been translated into reality...