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SOILBUILD is an established company, one that has had many 'firsts' in its history. It is a pioneer in the field of sustainability, having entered this space in 2010.

WHETHER he's landed in Shanghai, Bangkok, or Sydney, it is no longer unusual for Roland Ng to be greeted by the familiar green of a Tat Hong crane towering by expressways as he makes his way from...

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COMPANIES looking to expand internationally can learn from veteran entrepreneur Roland Ng and the Tat Hong team.

FOR a people living on an island, Singaporeans don't venture out on the waters enough, says Arthur Tay, chairman and CEO of lifestyle and consumer goods conglomerate SUTL.

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DRIVEN by Arthur Tay's entrepreneurial zest, SUTL has had waves of reinvention over the years. This speaks volumes of his creative and innovative spirit, and his capacity to assess market needs in...

WHEN Mahesh Sivaswamy decided to uproot his family from Mumbai and relocate to Singapore in 1999, he did not envision building from scratch a shipping and logistics group that rakes in annual...

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SOME industries are especially challenging because they are cyclical or have been disrupted by technology. There are several strategies when it comes to overcoming these obstacles.

A DECADE on from the leap of faith he took to launch Benjamin Barker in the middle of an economic downturn, founder and CEO Nelson Yap hasn't stopped dreaming. In fact, with plans to harness...

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THERE are generally three growth phases in a small and medium-sized enterprise's (SME) life cycle - start-up, growth and maturity. Challenges faced by a business in the 'growth' stage, such as...

IN the more than 40 years since he first landed in Australia in 1978 with his family - a nine-year-old Vietnamese refugee with not a word of English - David Chiem accomplished the following:...