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Top 3 cross-border destinations retailers eye for expansion

Hong Kong and Singapore are tied for second place. 

Top 3 cross-border destinations retailers eye for expansion

Hong Kong and Singapore are tied for second place. 

Teo, WTO director-general seek growth, inclusiveness of digital economy

The joint statement on e-commerce sets rules on the global digital economy.

8 investment ideas to achieve affluence in the year of prosperity

Financial experts said active portfolio management is crucial amidst economic uncertainties.

Is 2023 the year Southeast Asia’s financial services become future-ready?

Southeast Asia’s financial services institutions (FSIs) are bracing themselves for another year of volatile geopolitical and economic conditions, with record-high inflation and rising interest rates. But those willing to push the digital envelope will find new pockets of growth to help them remain resilient and become future-ready. For this to happen, FSIs need their executives to embrace a digital-era transformative mindset – one that builds skills, flexibility and agility, preparing their organizations to pivot at any moment.

3 factors driving firms to invest in Japan's real estate

Investors can get a 5%-6% annual yield when investing in the Land of the Rising Sun.

Singapore enterprises call out the lack of technology, skills, and data as the challenges for activating sustainability strategies 

Other executives also added collaboration and lack of clarity around regulations to the list of challenges.

How DX can help to drive business success

Digital transformation is essentially at the top of every organisation’s priority. As organisations look for ways to stay competitive in a landscape of disruptive technologies, having a well-thought-out strategic plan is crucial. And a crucial part of the strategic plan includes finding and retaining the right technical talent. However, according to the Harvey Nash Group’s 2021 Digital Leadership report, tech skills shortages are now at its highest, especially in cybersecurity, big data, and architecture. If not addressed, this gap will only widen. 

Asia-Pacific carriers to suffer $10b loss in 2022: IATA

This will narrow to a $6.6b loss in the following year.

Why the future is moving towards the digitisation of real estate investment through blockchain

Kibarer Property Group offers faster, simpler and scalable solution to property investment.

Meaningful experiences, wellness as key pillars of the return of travel: Mastercard’s Mayank Dutt

Mastercard’s cardholders in its affluent portfolio can access wellness programs on the go.

Outstanding companies hailed in The Asian Export Awards, Made in Singapore and Designed in Singapore Awards

Winners have demonstrated significant efforts towards the improvement of the manufacturing sector for the past year.

Why digital twin adoption is key in a plant's digital transformation journey

Officials from Azbil said the application targets operations and environmental goals.

Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia resume codeshare flights

Customers can now access a multitude of destinations across both airlines' networks.

How systems integration can boost value creation

Integration platform, Boomi, helped a supplier realise its potential to set up its e-commerce system.