IF JUNE Rusdon had her way, preschool teachers would get a lot more respect. Says the chief executive of Busy Bees Asia: "Not until recently, many societies still looked at preschool...

ASK Michael Zink, Citi's top officer in Singapore, how the banking juggernaut can survive as an institution, and the answer is straightforward. "Our employees must be engaged, and our...

FROM its first days as a small trading company selling kerosene and lubricants in 1893, ExxonMobil has grown its presence in Singapore significantly in tandem with the nation. But even with an...

GAMUDA Land is the latest Malaysian developer to head to Singapore after it was invited by a local real estate company to add value to a joint-venture set up to develop land in Toa Payoh. A...

HUAWEI may not be a household name here, but the Chinese telecommunications giant's networks serve many of the world's mobile phone service providers. In Singapore, it works closely with...

ALMOST 40 years ago, two young colleagues at the same display design firm decided to strike out on their own with just S$12,000 and one business idea. Both founders, Benedict Soh and Simon Ong,...

WHILE most Singaporeans probably know of Mitsubishi Electric because of their popular energy-saving air-conditioners, many may not realise that the Japanese firm has also been involved in many...

IN JUST three-and-a-half decades, Ron Sim has succeeded in building one of Singapore's most recognisable household names. As founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of OSIM...

POH Tiong Choon Logistics Limited (PTC Logistics) was founded in 1950 as an owner/operator transport company. Over the years, the company grew together with Singapore and its clients to become one...

IT'S HARD to think of a company more entwined with Singapore's history than port operator PSA International. Even before the arrival of Stamford Raffles in 1819 - which marked the...