Marching to the beat of Industry 4.0

COME tomorrow, the halls of Singapore Expo will be abuzz with all that is "Industry 4.0" and the future of manufacturing, as the first Asia-Pacific edition of the iconic Hannover Messe tradeshow opens its doors to more than 10,000 participants...

Showcasing smart manufacturing innovations

ROBOTIC vehicles that can identify and move pallets of goods, virtual power plants redirecting electricity to and from grids, and digital simulations of entire production chains - these are but a few of the newest ideas in advanced manufacturing that visitors to the Industrial Transformation ASIA-...

Singapore a hub and bridge to the region

IN 1840, Behn, Meyer & Co became what was likely the first German firm to be established here. Trading in tropical produce such as coconut oil, pepper, camphor and rattan, it later branched out into shipping and insurance.

In mutual pursuit of innovation

GERMANY and Singapore's broad and deep bilateral ties have expressed themselves in recent years in a burgeoning range of partnerships - from public to private sector, manufacturing to services, education to science and technology...

SGC paving the way for S'pore, German companies

THE immense, yet-to-be realised economic potential of South-east Asia's markets presents German companies with numerous opportunities, and Singapore is well-positioned to serve as a hub for the swelling tide of German investment that's heading into the region...

A good starter platform

SINGAPORE'S startup scene has drawn significant German interest in the past couple of years, opening doors for German and Singaporean startups alike...

Going beyond an economic relationship

AS the Berlin Wall began to crumble in 1989, Ulrich Sante, now Germany's ambassador to Singapore, remembers being glued to the television's live footage. ...

Economic optimism rides Malaysia's winds of change

AS Malaysia celebrates its 61st Merdeka Day, it also celebrates the bold transformation and resilience of its economy and the potential that lies ahead.