Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Carrè On Style

IN THE WORLD according to Hermès, good business comes from not letting people buy your stuff. It’s as if they make...
Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Paige Parker

ON JAN 1, 1999, Paige Parker and her soon-to-be husband Jim Rogers embarked on a three-year worldwide road trip that...
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM

True Singapore startup stories: The dark side of the boom

IT has taken me to very dark places," reveals Markus Gnirck, a serial entrepreneur and investor, while reminiscing...
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM

From neanderthals to cyborgs

FOR a best-selling author who doesn't hold back on certain politicians, historian Yuval Noah Harari seems a tad...
Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Savouring The Reality Of Mythz & Myths

LIKE its name suggests, Mythz & Myths has a fantasy element to it: a whimsical tale promising adventure and...
Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Forging Their Own Paths

More chefs are striking out on their own. Three of them share what they have in store.
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

Royal Caribbean out to woo millennials and Asians

MILLENNIAL travellers the world over commonly have the idea that cruise holidays are for retirees and families with...
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM
CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

The US economy: 8 more years of expansion?

WHERE is the US economy headed? Recent news coverage about an inverted yield curve, potential trade wars, and troubles...
Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Set Design

LAWYER U SHAUN LIM spent over a decade not just studying and working in London, but also growing his designer furniture...
Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Pluck And Play

AARON CURRY MAKES ABSTRACT SCULPTURES that are devoid of any reference to the natural world. Yet these squiggles, loops...
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM

The benefits of fish oil: fact or fiction?

IN 2002, the American Heart Association (AHA) published a scientific statement, "Fish Consumption, Fish Oil, Omega...
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM
GEAR HEAD

Creative fidelity: Does the Super X-Fi deliver?

FOR folks with long memories, Creative Technology was a byword for innovation, affordability and somewhat-national...
Oct 18, 2018 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Improve disclosure rules to strengthen bond market

AS much as bankers chirp about the stunning revival of new deals in the Singapore dollar bond market in the second half...
Oct 17, 2018 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

From disruptor to disrupted: Circles.Life has come full circle

VIRTUAL telco Circles.Life, whose entry into Singapore opened the floodgates for mobile virtual network operators (...
Oct 16, 2018 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Does board size matter?

SINGAPORE's corporate boards are shrinking. Forget Thai Beverage, which by far has the biggest board in Singapore...
Oct 11, 2018 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

SGX, investors should get ready now for next upturn in shipping cycle

SOME market watchers were surprised when South Korea's dry bulk play Polaris Shipping indicated in September it is...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Oct 19, 2018 04:20 PM

Singapore ranked 9th in wealth per adult: Credit Suisse

IN TERMS of wealth per adult, Singapore is ranked ninth among the world's major economies, with the figure having...

STARTUPS

Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM

True Singapore startup stories: The dark side of the boom

IT has taken me to very dark places," reveals Markus Gnirck, a serial entrepreneur and investor, while reminiscing...

STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM

Asia's wealthiest look to healthtech investing

INVESTING in health technology (healthtech) is shaping up to be the next big thing for Asia's wealthiest...
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM

Derivatives drive SGX's Q1 net profit up 0.4%, higher interim dividend declared

THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) on Friday reported a 0.4 per cent increase in its first quarter net profits from a year...
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM
STOCKS

STI pares loss to end turbulent week 0.2% down

SINGAPORE'S bourse ended the week down by 0.2 per cent - not the most ideal but paring the 0.8 per cent loss...
Oct 20, 2018 05:50 AM

Brokers' take

Keppel reported Q3 2018 core net profit that was significantly below expectations. Of the S$226 million headline net...

THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

From neanderthals to cyborgs

He's a historian, futurist and social critic all rolled into one. Yuval Noah Harari sees his role as a bridge between academia and the public, to explain simply the story of humankind, both its history and technology.

Rewriting the rules

Without innovation, a company can't survive for more than a decade, says Workday's Mike Stankey. For the enterprise software firm, moving to the cloud has as well opened up a new modus operandi for the industry.

Catching your clicks

It's a French firm you've never heard of that's taking on the likes of Google -- in the digital advertising software market, that is. Ad tech company Criteo's founder JB Rudelle explains how he is repositioning the firm from an ad platform of choice into a strategic partner for the open Internet.

Sweet on agility

Ehab Abou-Oaf, regional president of the world's biggest confectionery company, Mars Wrigley, believes in empowering employees to be nimble - and defies the anti-sugar movement.


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