Commentary

4 Mar 21
Every year, entrepreneurs anticipate how the budget announcements will directly impact their business.
22 Feb 21
Mental wellbeing is of utmost priority this year, and as we explore different ways of self-care, there is one that stands out for its net-positive...
11 Feb 21
Singapore’s 2021 budget is due to be unveiled in less than a month, and all eyes are on the measures to be announced.
11 Feb 21
Digital banking has been an innovation darling of 2020 as payments increasingly moved to digital channels and economies went cashless during COVID...
11 Feb 21
The term VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous) had become somewhat overused and watered down in recent years until 2020 threw a...
5 Feb 21
Distributed ledger technology (DLT) and cryptocurrencies have continued to develop and mature in Singapore and around the world over the past 12...
29 Jan 21
While cities occupy just 2% of the earth’s land mass, they house more than half of the world’s population.
11 Jan 21
The travel and hospitality industries were some of the hardest hit industries during the 2020 pandemic, but not all is lost.
8 Jan 21
With the recent announcement by the Prime Minister, Singapore is soon to cautiously enter the third phase of reopening.
18 Dec 20
As consumers increasingly move from their traditional in-store shopping habits to researching, choosing and purchasing products on-line, customer...
4 Dec 20
Industries worldwide are coming to terms with a period of uncertain recovery but firms in Singapore can be certain about one thing – re-...
16 Nov 20
By Vinod Chandramouli, Head ASEAN Business, Freshworks.
26 Oct 20
By Malina Platon, Managing Director, Strategic Accounts, APAC, UiPath Between the pandemic and population shifts, havoc is being...
26 Oct 20
By Marc Remond, vice president, meeting and learning experience solutions, Barco APAC Higher education institutions around the...
7 Oct 20
Today, the financial services industry is an appealing target for cyber criminals.
7 Oct 20
Businesses around the world are adapting to the economic chaos left in the wake of Covid-19, and Asia’s non-profit sector is no different....
22 Sep 20
Before COVID-19, the rise of open banking had already set off a race around the globe to transform the financial services industry.
26 Aug 20
When COVID-19 struck, people were looking for masks, gloves and toilet paper.
25 Aug 20
Disruption is not new to Singapore.
24 Aug 20
Whilst property markets in Asia are still reeling from the effects of the global pandemic, UK commercial properties are already showing signs...
20 Aug 20
Cities around the world including Singapore were laid bare by the pandemic that has forced businesses to start working from home on a massive...
13 Aug 20
The impact of COVID-19 has been felt in every part of the world.
13 Aug 20
The pre-2020 concept of working at the office has been turned on its head.
12 Aug 20
One of the things we take for granted these days is the humble smartphone - it’s easy to forget the full range of its capabilities and...
5 Aug 20
COVID-19 has thrown the importance of reskilling and upskilling workers into sharp relief, not just in the Singapore context, but globally.
28 Jul 20
With cybercriminals capitalising on the COVID-19 pandemic, White Ops’ Ryan Murray argues now is the time to boost community immunity...
28 Jul 20
Singapore is gradually reopening its economy after two months of lockdown, but some of the jobs lost may never return as companies adapt to a...
27 Jul 20
As with all industries, the financial services sector has been rocked by the COVID-19 pandemic.
21 Jul 20
The COVID-19 pandemic is being felt in the operations of businesses worldwide and one of the most striking disruptions is evident in supply chain...
16 Jul 20
David Koh, Head of Global Liquidity and Cash Management, argues that family-owned businesses risk being left behind if the preconceptions of...
10 Jul 20
The rapid growth in international trade in the past few decades has built an incredibly complex global supply chain network.
10 Jul 20
The past few months have been hard for all of us, especially in the ride-hailing sector, but it has also offered opportunities.
7 Jul 20
Singapore is trying to keep business running as close to normally as possible during the COVID-19 emergency.
2 Jul 20
The COVID-19 pandemic forced Singapore banks to change tack in order to meet social distancing and work from home requirements.
30 Jun 20
Many businesses are grappling with significant survival issues with the pandemic still in sway.
26 Jun 20
It’s been more than two months since a majority of Singaporeans had to work from home.
22 Jun 20
5 Best Practices for a Displaced Workforce.
22 Jun 20
In today’s business environment, many companies are adopting to the ‘new normal’ of remote operations to minimise disruption....
16 Jun 20
As employees continue to work from home at an unprecedented scale, how can corporate IT teams navigate unforeseen data protection challenges...
15 Jun 20
With the current market volatility and general mood of uncertainty with the economy and society, many Singaporeans may be wondering if it’s...