Commentary

23 May 18
The pending EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is already significantly impacting businesses across Asia.
21 May 18
In today’s landscape of rapid changes and innovative technologies, modern organisations need to take on a new approach that will help them...
18 May 18
The future of travel is social and mobile, and nowhere is this truer than in Singapore, where mobile travel sales have witnessed double-digit...
15 May 18
Technology has changed the way retail is presented to its customers, so what do brands need to do to keep their customers happy?  ...
10 May 18
The current US administration’s desire to limit foreign imports through protectionist measures has drawn much concern from Singapore...
10 May 18
PMET jobs are under threat.
9 May 18
Just as Singapore is benefiting from the invisible hand of technology, we have also ushered an era of data ubiquity where anyone – from the...
8 May 18
Ravi Menon, managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore recently claimed: “I do hope when the fever has gone away, when the...
30 Apr 18
Adoption of new robust digital travel expense and compliance models goes a long way, not only for the rising modern business traveller but also...
19 Apr 18
For most Singaporeans, our homes will be one of the biggest expenses we'll ever take on in our lives, whether it's a resale/BTO flat,...
18 Apr 18
Singapore’s ageing population is rising rapidly and elderly healthcare support is top of the government’s agenda with several major...
13 Apr 18
By leveraging technology and smart partnerships, Singapore can transcend its size and grow into Asia.
13 Apr 18
The struggle to recruit skilled workers is a recurring concern for manufacturing businesses in Singapore.
13 Apr 18
The technological evolution unfolding before us is nothing short of extraordinary.
11 Apr 18
Data privacy has become an increasingly pertinent issue in recent times.
6 Apr 18
In October last year, the Singapore government passed the Infrastructure Protection Bill – laws to improve protection for iconic buildings...
6 Apr 18
Consumers’ right to choose among different brands and regulators’ intent to control our consumptions clash more often than would think...
5 Apr 18
New tax framework outlined in Singapore Budget 2018 next step in enhancing country’s position as a fund management and domiciliation hub....
4 Apr 18
Logistics is the latest industry to face a bold makeover in the Singapore government's $4.5 billion Industry Transformation Programme.
2 Apr 18
I am a passionate Uber user.
26 Mar 18
Today, investors are paying increasing attention on how companies are managing digital disruption.
22 Mar 18
Many people ask how Singapore can prepare for, and lead in, the era of artificial intelligence (AI) in terms of talent and human capital.
9 Mar 18
It has been a year since Singapore took the landmark step of allowing legal finance for arbitration, bringing the country into line with the US,...
9 Mar 18
With a high rate of mobile penetration and the proliferation of e-commerce sites in Singapore, more and more millennials are buying online....
9 Mar 18
Singapore’s mobile penetration hit a high of ~158% in the first quarter of 2014, but by the third quarter of 2017, it had fallen by 10% to...
5 Mar 18
Asia, the US and Europe, and in fact all global markets share the same trend towards: “Mobile Agility”.
27 Feb 18
In Singapore, with a changing workforce demographic comes a change in workplace preferences, attitudes and expectations.
26 Feb 18
Singapore’s hard-fought economic transformation is dependent on the ability of its enterprises and people, to learn, unlearn and relearn new...
23 Feb 18
Singapore’s 2018 Budget includes a new Enterprise Development Grant (EDG) designed to help firms internationalise.
23 Feb 18
Singapore’s e-commerce market is slowly positioning itself as a key player in the country’s retail industry.
9 Feb 18
It seems as if queuing is almost part of the Singapore culture – it appears to be that we’re happy to queue for things we know will be...
1 Feb 18
Traditionally, visibility and scrutiny of a company’s tax position was limited to a small number of interested parties who used disclosures...
1 Feb 18
It was during one fine day in my trip at East Coast Park, when I decided to use a bike sharing app for the first time.   I...
1 Feb 18
There is much talk about the Federal reserve rate hike.
30 Jan 18
45% of Singaporeans are unhappy at work JobStreet recently revealed in a survey.   What are the main reasons for this and what...
23 Jan 18
To emerge as the world’s first crypto-hub, Singapore needs to find the middle ground between ‘crypto is a fraud/Ponzi scheme’...
18 Jan 18
Zero budget marketing took hold in Singapore in 2017 and will run rampant in 2018.
9 Jan 18
E-sports are capturing the attention of sports and gaming fans like never before.
20 Dec 17
In 2001, the Singapore government wanted to upgrade the old national stadium.
19 Dec 17
The two morning SMRT train faults on 15 Nov 2017 will make anyone want to find out the reasons why problems continue to exist regularly for the...