THE BOTTOM LINE

TODAY'S technological landscape means that insurers can and should equip customers with the tools they need to more simply and easily manage their own insurance needs. Customers should not be...

EDITORIAL

After Donald Trump was elected president, the concern among America's trade partners was that the candidate who had run promoting an "America First" agenda would steer the US into a...

WE live in wild times. Either companies are clinging white-knuckled to the steering wheel, or they are looking back at yesterday's inventions in a constant state of whiplash. Technology is...

COMMENTARY

ASIA has achieved remarkable growth and prosperity over the past decades. It is not without costs though. Part of the region's rapid expansion happened at the expense of its environment and...

COMMENTARY

ACCORDING to the Harvard economist Dani Rodrik, it is impossible to have full national sovereignty, democracy and globalisation simultaneously. The concept of a "political trilemma of the world...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

NEARLY three years after it was first attacked by Iceberg Research, Noble Group may now be seeing the beginning of the end. The group has lost a key banker after DBS Group sold off its US$60 million...

EDITORIAL

THE Singapore government has long taken a hands-on approach in the digital transformation of businesses. Efforts to get small and medium enterprises (SMEs), in particular, to embrace digital...

JAPANESE Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's dream of a "Security Diamond" - a group consisting of the major Asian democracies - is coming true after having been shattered twice before...

THE BOTTOM LINE

FOR many years, Singapore and Hong Kong have been competing to see which city has the most competitive tax regime, attracting global companies to set up entities in their territories.

IT'S not a secret that members of the Foreign Establishment in Washington cannot stand President Donald Trump...