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THE global apparel market is worth US$1.65 trillion annually, of which 12.1 per cent is now serviced by online retailers, up from 4.4 per cent five years ago, having grown at 25 per cent annually.

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LAST week, we discussed why the irreversible process of transferring Central Provident Fund (CPF) Ordinary Account (OA) monies to the Special Account (SA) might not be that good a deal.

WHEN figuring out how much you should put into the Supplementary Retirement Scheme (SRS), have an idea of how much you need from the scheme first.

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RECENTLY, the media has highlighted the Central Provident Fund (CPF) as a way to build up one's savings. Financial bloggers, too, emphasise the CPF's importance from time to time...

UNTIL a month ago, Andrew Lampert was moving up the career ladder in New York City as a pricing manager at an auto parts company.

INVESTORS need to be saved from themselves. That's the conventional wisdom, and there's some truth to it. ...

A NEW mobile game application could be the key to promoting financial literacy among young adults.

STARTING YOUNG

WHILE many of her peers in university are still building up their financial knowledge, Grace Lim, 21, has been busy teaching others about financial literacy.

THE disruptive forces of Big Data, software, and analytics are creating seismic shifts in the traditionally hardware-dominated energy sector and beyond.

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I was shopping for fruit at a Bangkok supermarket, feeling rather perplexed. There I was, a Singaporean earning a salary that was easily many times that of the average Thai. But I was reluctant to...