Independent directors to face 9-year limit under revised Corporate Governance Code

COMPANIES listed in Singapore will have to take a more serious look at director independence, if rule changes suggested by the Corporate Governance Council on Tuesday are implemented.

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Joe Tan

JOE TAN believes doing good goes beyond just reaching for your wallet; it's about extending a helping hand and...
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12-Day Art Mania

ArtScience Museum has been mounting exhibitions centred on the crossroads of art and technology. Its latest show,...
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Champagne - not just for special occasions

ANOTHER New Year! What did we drink on New Year's Eve? Champagne of course - Pol Roger Winston Churchill 2004, one...

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Mentor extraordinaire

Fascination about people but distaste for mealy-mouthing. These and other insights about John Bittleston's zest for life come through in his (almost) daily musings about work and the world at large.

A growing Asian footprint

Technology is powering Prudential's growth and adding value, says the insurer's CEO Mike Wells.

AI-Aided Elixir

Anastasia Georgievskaya is co-founder of a company that is using artificial intelligence and machine vision to tackle skin ageing. She has organised the first beauty contest judged by robots, and developed an app that tracks age-related facial changes - and she's just turned 24.

Transforming Allianz

Allianz CEO Oliver Bate draws on his consulting roots to drive change from the inside out at the iconic German insurer.


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