Sep 25, 2018 08:52 AM

Noble agrees to swop Australian miner's notes for cash, shares and options

NOBLE Group has agreed to stand down as a noteholder of debt-ridden Australia-listed miner Sundance Resources, the...
Sep 25, 2018 02:43 PM

Motor insurance sector suffers underwriting loss of S$12.6m for first half of 2018: GIA

MOTOR accidents are becoming more severe and involving more injuries, going by first-half results released by the...
Sep 25, 2018 11:56 AM

JTC launches tender for 5,953 sq m Tuas South industrial government land sales site

JTC Corp has launched a tender for an industrial land parcel in Tuas South Link 3, the third of six sites to be put up...
Sep 25, 2018 10:24 AM

Virtual reality studio Vividthree opens in Catalist debut at S$0.225 a share

VIVIDTHREE Holdings (VVH) made its debut on the Singapore Exchange's (SGX) Catalist board on Tuesday morning,...
Sep 25, 2018 04:53 PM

LTA to launch QR code for bike parking system; errant users to be charged $5 or even banned

AN islandwide Quick Response (QR) code bicycle parking system will be launched in January next year to manage...
Sep 25, 2018 09:08 AM

Nico Steel expects 'significant increase' in six-month net profit

MAINBOARD-LISTED Nico Steel Holdings is likely to see "a significant increase" in its forthcoming six-month...
Sep 25, 2018 09:17 AM

Q&M Dental says Aidite's proposed delisting not part of restructuring

Q&M Dental Group on Tuesday said the proposed delisting of its associated company Aidite (Qinhuangdao) Technology...
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Sep 25, 2018 05:46 PM

Singapore shares close higher on Tuesday

SINGAPORE stocks ended higher on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index rising 16.92 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 3,236...
Sep 25, 2018 05:23 PM

Malaysia: Shares close lower on Tuesday

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia share prices closed lower on Tuesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index...
Sep 25, 2018 04:39 PM

Financial markets in Hong Kong, South Korea closed

[HONG KONG] Financial markets in Hong Kong and South Korea are closed on Tuesday for public holidays.
Sep 25, 2018 03:48 PM

Australia shares end flat as trade tensions, banks weigh; NZ tepid

[SYDNEY] Australian shares closed almost unchanged on Tuesday as an escalation in US-China trade tensions hit risk...
Sep 25, 2018 03:43 PM

China: New tariffs drive shares lower; property firms drop on pre-sale system review

[SHANGHAI] China's stock markets fell on Tuesday, their first trading day after new US and Chinese tariffs on each...


Sep 24, 2018 05:50 AM

New paths for New Silkroutes

NEW Silkroutes Group may have gone in many directions over the last three years, but its management has a clear long-...
Sep 21, 2018 05:50 AM

Sushi Chiharu delivers value-for-money omakase

CUPPAGE Terrace is not Cuppage Plaza. They're just steps apart, but somehow the grubbiness of Cuppage Plaza has...


Sep 21, 2018 05:50 AM

Jeong Ae Ree

IT MAY BE A MERE COINCIDENCE that Jeong Ae Ree's given name sounds a lot like "aria", a musical term...
Sep 21, 2018 05:50 AM

Return Of The Celebrity Chef

No, not poltergeists. Foreign celebrity chefs, that is. Just when you thought that they had lost their allure given the...
Sep 21, 2018 05:50 AM

Sushi Chiharu delivers value-for-money omakase

CUPPAGE Terrace is not Cuppage Plaza. They're just steps apart, but somehow the grubbiness of Cuppage Plaza has...



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Point Of Contact

Voice and PABX are passe. Avaya's CEO, Jim Chirico, sees enterprise communication being fully disrupted and digitalised. But there will still be human agents at call centres, he says.

A People-Enabler

Joseph "Yossi" Vardi, pioneer Israeli entrepreneur and tech godfather, finds the human spirit in technology. When he invests - he has put money in more than 90 companies - he looks not so much at the idea behind the venture as the talent of the people behind the pitch.

Both sides now

The first woman in a global CEO role at an Omnicom creative network, Wendy Clark not only brings her A-game to the table - by gearing women up to be boardroom-ready - but also wants to bring caring back to the workplace.


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