JAPANESE Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met with US President Donald Trump in Florida on Tuesday and Wednesday. The trip, coming at a time of big domestic troubles for the prime minister, gave him his...

ASIAN consumers are changing the way they shop, cook and eat. Rising incomes across the region translate to a willingness to spend on discretionary items including premium food and beverage products...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

SINCE Uber's retreat from the region became apparent in late March, investor sentiment has turned for the better for transport giant ComfortDelGro...

STRAIT TALK

OUR friends at the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) tell us that Singapore Maritime Week (SMW), which is on next week, will gather the international maritime community for a week of...

WESTERN media have been preoccupied by limited airstrikes from the United States, Britain and France in the Damascus area over the weekend, in response to a chemical attack, as well as Russia's...

EDITORIAL

Love it or hate it, the ubiquitous personal mobility device (PMD) has become an integral part of the transport network in Singapore.

THE BOTTOM LINE

PETER Thiel, Facebook investor and Donald Trump supporter, is by all accounts a terrible person. He did, however, come up with one classic line about the disappointments of modern technology: "...

SUSTAINABLE development is mom's apple pie and the central organising principle of all things environmental. Governments and companies are all for it. 2018 has been announced as the Year of...

EUROPE has a decision to make. It can stand by as nationalism and authoritarianism flourish from the United States (with Donald Trump's "America First" approach) to China (which is...

THE word "digital" is usually associated with technology but it takes more than just deploying technologies to become a digital enterprise. Even the most sophisticated technology or a well-...