The SME Magazine (July/August 2017)

TOP STORY

The different ways of doing good

You don't need a lot to give a little, as some Singapore SMEs prove in the various ways that they are making a social impact.

WE ARE now in the second half of 2017. By any measure, it has been quite a mixed year for Singapore's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

EDITOR'S LETTER

WE ARE now in the second half of 2017. By any measure, it has been quite a mixed year for Singapore's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

TOWKAYS

The Thought Collective, says co-founder Kuik Shiao-yin, is a for-profit organisation where the profit is a means of achieving its vision of an emotionally and socially stronger Singapore.

BUDDING ENTREPRENEURS

With Singapore’s e-commerce industry set to be worth S$7.45 billion by 2025, Prashant Dadlani, CEO of retail logistics company blu, is headed in the right direction.

CUTTING EDGE

Early childhood education centres Zoo-phonics and Busy Bees Singapore share how they differentiate themselves from the pack.

SMART CAPITAL

SMEs need to move beyond traditional risk management that tends to focus on each risk separately, and take a holistic and coordinated approach.

SPACE

Office developments will become more flexible, efficient as well as sustainable, while promoting employee well-being.

SPACE

A list of asking rents for office and industrial space, and sales caveats.

LEGAL ADVISER

SMEs are consistently referenced throughout the latest AEC Blueprint which seeks to promote productivity, technology and innovation among these companies.

LIFESTYLE

Independent watch brands are a permanent attraction at the mega annual Basel Watch fair, and are now also a fast-growing fixture at the Salon International de La Haute Geneve.

LIFESTYLE

Increased efficiency and tighter production have slashed manufacturing costs for Ulysees Nardin.

NEWBIZ

A listing of companies with issued capital between $200,000 and $5 million.