TO each his own - private jet. Bill Gates, the world's richest man, once referred to his Bombardier BD-700 Global Express that is said to cost around US$40 million and can seat up to 19 people,...

Anyone and everyone can offer goods and services to those seeking the same. Needs and wants are satisfied - for a fee - in a connected digital marketplace. What could be more ideal?

ALIBABA co-founder Sun Tongyu, Macau casino tycoon Stanley Ho's son Lawrence, and Singaporean venture capitalist Tommie Goh have something in common in Singapore: they own penthouses...

FOOTBALL is by far the No 1 sport in Singapore, but these days you aren't likely to see people turning up in droves to catch a local S.League match. Every week from August to May each year, most...

THE only certainty in life is death. But this is not something we like to think about - not when we are at our prime, our careers powering ahead, and the future bright. In fact, as you flip through...

MASHIZAN Masjum designs beautiful women's shoes in iridescent patent leathers and stamped suedes. The shoes, made in Florence, sell for S$450 to S$980 under his namesake brand Mashizan...

IN the beginning, all was good. The intention of having Medisave-approved private medical insurance schemes was noble, Singaporeans benefited from the improved coverage, and the business was...

JUST 10 days after giving birth, Rhonda Wong went right back to work.

RUTH Komathi, 26, did not know that she was living with a mental illness when she was in her teens. After her brother left to study overseas when she was 15, she felt the responsibility of caring for...

ALMOST 10 years ago, Amazon released its Kindle e-reader which threatened to make tinder of physical books around the world. When it was launched in 2007, the first-generation Kindle sold out in less...