Flash those pearly whites with a tech boost

THE business of dentistry is more than just about crowns, bridges and implants. For Jeremy Cheah, founder and managing director of Straits Dental Group, it is about balancing his dentistry skills with business acumen.

Finding a real market for VR

FOR Sora Media, producing virtual reality (VR) films is a very real business today.

New angles on the film industry

WITH the rapid development of technology, once-complicated techniques are no longer flights of fancy for smaller filmmakers.

Growing a passion for plants

BEFORE Jaslin Koh joined Sustenir in 2015, she had no knowledge of agriculture. But after working with the firm's crops and learning more about vertical farming, she developed a passion for plants. ...

Sustenir sows the seeds of success

GROWING cold-weather crops such as strawberries and kale in Singapore might seem impossible to many, but that is exactly what Sustenir Agriculture is doing.

SG Enable's Inclusive Business Forum highlights hiring people with disabilities

SPEAKERS at SG Enable's biennial Inclusive Business Forum highlighted the benefits of hiring people with disabilities...

Toll group's S$228m hub takes logistics to new level

AUTOMATION and efficiency are at the heart of the Tuas-based Toll City, the S$228 million logistics hub officially launched on Wednesday.

Mapletree installs refurbished 1938 fire engine as its latest art piece

MORE than 70 preschoolers attended Mapletree's launch of its newest art piece, a refurbished 1938 Merryweather Pump Escape Fire Engine, on July 11...
MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Urban farming social enterprise bears fruit for local community

BECOMING a farmer in Singapore sounds risky enough, but former digital marketer Bjorn Low decided to take it a step further by starting his own urban farming social enterprise, Edible Garden City.

Singapore firms not as keen on M&A

M&A APPETITE among Singapore and South-east Asian companies has dipped, says Ernst & Young (EY) in its 18th Global Capital Confidence Barometer.

M&A appetite of Singapore firms dips as they pursue revamp

M&A APPETITE among Singapore and South-east Asian companies has dipped, says Ernst & Young (EY) in its 18th Global Capital Confidence Barometer.

Agents of change at OrangeTee & Tie

WHEN Lawrence Tan joined OrangeTee back in 2004 - before it became OrangeTee & Tie - the agency was already ahead of the curve.

Life sciences firm Esco investing RMB100m in China innovation centre

SINGAPORE-based life sciences company Esco is investing RMB100 million (S$21 million) in a new 20,000 square metre innovation centre in Jiangsu, China, the company announced last Friday.

Singapore ranks 12th in global real estate transparency index

SINGAPORE ranks 12th in JLL's Global Real Estate Transparency Index (GRETI) 2018, which scores countries based on their investment performance, market fundamentals, governance of listed vehicles, regulatory and legal frameworks, transaction process and environmental sustainability...

Sunway Property builds presence in Singapore

MALAYSIAN conglomerate company Sunway Group's property division, Sunway Property, is building up its presence in Singapore through new projects and land bank acquisitions. ...

Singapore is third in sustainable trade index, down from first in 2016

AMONG 19 Asian economies, Singapore came in third this year in a race to trade in a sustainable manner.

Singapore among region's top cross-border investors in commercial real estate

SINGAPORE was the third-highest source of commercial real-estate capital outflow in the Asia-Pacific last year, with a 35 per cent growth in cross-border purchases to US$19.9 billion.

UBS Youth Finance Academy visits SPH

APPROXIMATELY 60 students from 12 tertiary institutions visited Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) as part of UBS's Youth Finance Academy programme, on June 19...

Strawberries take Singapore towards self-sustainability

SUSTENIR Agriculture's launch of the first commercialised locally grown strawberries in Cold Storage One North takes Singapore a step closer towards self-sustainability...

Government to push for technology adoption in urban farming industry: Koh Poh Koon

SENIOR Minister of State for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon on Wednesday highlighted the importance of technology in Singapore's food security...

Kantar opens first Asia R&D hub in Singapore

KANTAR, a WPP-owned global insights consultancy, is collaborating with Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) to launch its first research and development hub in Asia.

Sentosa shuttles to be protected against cyber attacks

ST Engineering is collaborating with Israeli automotive cyber security startup SafeRide Technologies to protect the autonomous shuttles on Sentosa from cyber attacks.

ST Engineering collaborates with SafeRide Technologies to protect autonomous vehicles from cyberattacks

ST Engineering is collaborating with Israeli automotive cybersecurity startup SafeRide Technologies to protect the autonomous (driverless) shuttles on Sentosa, which will operate in 2019, from cyberattacks.

Global insights consultancy Kantar locates its first advanced analytics hub in region in Singapore

WPP-OWNED global insights consultancy, Kantar, is partnering the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) to launch its first research and development hub in Asia.

Acing out rivals in e-commerce

THE e-commerce scene in South-east Asia is heating up rapidly, with many e-commerce platforms such as Amazon, Zalora, and Alibaba's Lazada all competing to gain market share in the region. ...