Jan 9, 2021 05:50 AM

Retail goes live(stream)

"We were actually very surprised that we were able to generate any sales at all through livestreaming, as we felt...

Oct 17, 2020 05:50 AM

Taking flight: How private jets are picking up where commercial airlines were left grounded

TO SAY 2020 has been a turbulent year for aviation is putting it mildly. But while business and leisure travel...

Oct 10, 2020 05:50 AM

Of property options and market distortions

After months of trying to persuade private housing developers not to indulge in the continual re-issuance of options...

Oct 3, 2020 05:50 AM

The death of globalisation?

THE scenes are familiar around the world, and eerily reminiscent of the dark days of the Great Depression - long...

Sep 26, 2020 05:50 AM

Click bait: How fake clicks are laying waste to digital marketing campaigns

IMAGINE you are a brand with a digital advertising campaign. One of your main goals is to reach a certain number of...

Sep 19, 2020 05:50 AM

All at sea: Stranded ship crews are shipping's hidden Covid crisis

Gus, an Egyptian national, has been stuck at sea for longer than 12 months and just wants to go home. Back ashore,...

Sep 12, 2020 05:50 AM

Gigged out

After his usual gigs dried up, freelance performance artiste Stanley Seah was ready to dig into his savings amassed...

Sep 5, 2020 05:50 AM

Much ado about minimum wage

A GLOBAL recession might not seem like the best time to discuss measures that could raise costs for firms. Yet calls...

Aug 29, 2020 05:50 AM

Which 'cide are you on?: How misuse of pesticides poses challenges for Singapore's vegetable supply chain

MORE than 2,000 vegetable farms dot the slopes of the Cameron Highlands in Malaysia. Many rely on the rivers there...

Aug 22, 2020 05:50 AM

The pandemic performance review

EMPLOYEE reviews, typically a delicate matter, have become even trickier to manage amid the ongoing coronavirus...

Aug 15, 2020 05:50 AM

Saved by the bell?: How Singapore's new insolvency laws could extend lifelines for distressed companies

MORE than three years ago, governance advocates were deeply disappointed when the liquidator of failed S-chip...