THERE is a revolution brewing in finance departments. Activist investors are pressuring companies on costs just as digital disruption and mounting complexity take their toll. These forces are causing...

THE BOTTOM LINE

LAST week, China's official People's Daily published an essay by Foreign Minister Wang Yi praising China's achievements in human rights ever since Xi Jinping assumed power in 2012...

WE operate a disclosure-based regime, but it is not a one-size-fits-all regime. The disclosure-based regime originated in the United States where the market dynamics are very different from Singapore...

COMMENTARY

GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel is seeking to make history on Sunday with a fourth straight election victory. Should she pull off the win that polls forecast, it will cement her status as the most...

COMMENTARY

GENDER diversity in the workplace is certainly a global issue, but while intentions in South-east Asia are bold, there is evidence that it is taking some time for the effects to come through. Despite...

COMMENTARY

SINGAPORE'S new four-year contract with Formula 1 arguably couldn't have come at a better time...

INSIDE VIEW

1What do you think was a significant thing that happened this week?

THE BROAD VIEW

DEBUNKING Russian propaganda is now an industry - unfortunately, a rather useless and misguided one. The awkwardly named European External Action Service East Stratcom Task Force provides the latest...

SASS AND THE CITY

AMONG my life accomplishments is an odd one, and one I'd never thought would be. As a newbie cook, I have conquered the broccoli...

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