COMMENTARY

SINGAPORE has once again stood out as a hub for innovative thinking.

[HONG KONG] Jack Ma, who launched China's largest e-commerce company two decades ago and rode it to a US$47.6 billion fortune, turns out to have created billions of dollars of wealth for at...

THE past 30 years have seen a succession of new companies capture enormous shares of the revenue and profit in their markets, usually at the expense of large established businesses.

[SYDNEY] Australia's economy has grown faster than its developed-world peers over the past decade, uniquely avoiding a recession. That means its stock market has grown handsomely too, right?...

OVER S$25 million will be committed by the government to "bold measures" that will nurture a healthy innovation ecosystem in Singapore. This was announced by Minister Heng Swee Keat at the...

WE live in exciting times. The rapid pace of technological evolution has led the world into the age of digital transformation. With the increasing inter-dependence of different disciplines and the...

SINGAPORE companies are now spending more on research and development (R&D), but there is still more room to improve the innovation ecosystem within which they operate, Finance Minister Heng Swee...

FOR most of recent history, research and development (R&D) in the field of medical technology, also known as medtech, happened mainly in the US and Europe.

INNOVATION and disruption are the buzz words that dot the business landscape today. At a consumer level, we can order taxi rides conveniently from our smartphones and get food delivered to us at top...

SINGAPORE was ranked seventh among the world's most innovative countries and first in South-east Asia, according to the Global Innovation Index 2017...