THE BOTTOM LINE

THE passage of the landmark Cybersecurity Bill in Parliament early this month marks an important milestone in Singapore's fight against cyber threats which range from petty criminal activities...

EDITORIAL

When North Korean leader Kim Jong-un surprised the world by declaring that his nation was ready to join the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the international response was mixed.

THE human capital landscape has evolved much from what it was a decade ago. With digital technology redefining the nature, form and structure of work and employment, we are seeing the rise of the gig...

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson gave a set-piece Brexit speech on Wednesday in London, the first in a series by Cabinet ministers seeking to seize back the initiative from Brussels in UK exit...

STUDIES upon studies have shown there is clear association between a board's gender diversity and company performance. Yet Singapore has been softer than usual in pushing the agenda. In our...

COMMENTARY

"AN inadvertent human error during system maintenance" has been blamed for the nation-wide crash of the NETS system on Feb 2. ...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

IT IS tricky for an acquirer to come up with the "right" swap ratio for a merger with a target firm that would appease shareholders on both sides...

EDITORIAL

CRYPTOCURRENCY investors are no strangers to setbacks and criticisms. But even the most ardent proponents of the virtual currencies must have been shaken at the recent violent sell-off which saw...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2018

FINANCE Minister Heng Swee Keat is widely expected to announce the government's plans to shore up its war chest to fund future spending needs on Budget Day, and there is little doubt that taxes...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE recent World Economic Forum at Davos had Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump as the bookends. Mr Modi, like Chinese President Xi Jinping last year, spoke in favour...