WHEN I was approached to join the Committee on the Future Economy (CFE) back in 2015, I felt that I could relate to an urgency to adapt to a digital economy and world. As CEO of Group Enterprise at...

JUST as a voyager on the ocean must learn to adapt to changes in the wind, the waves and the currents, the Singapore economy must react to new trends in the world.

WE have done economic reviews before. At every phase of our development, we build on existing strengths, grow new capabilities, and move away from activities that are no longer viable. The Economic...

THERE are major changes in the overall environment in terms of global economic shifts and disruptive technological developments. We also see sentiments against globalisation taking root in some parts...

INTERNATIONAL CONNECTIONS

UNIVERSITIES and polytechnics here, already hotbeds for startups and innovations, can become bigger catalysts for new innovation activity, says the Committee on the Future Economy (CFE). The panel...

WHEN offered an overseas job or assignment that entails relocating the family, Singapore parents are anxious that, upon their return here, their children will be behind in school.

INTERNATIONAL CONNECTIONS

FEW companies come close to Procter & Gamble Co's (P&G) achievements as a top employer. It won the top spot on Fortune magazine's list of Global Top Companies for Leaders in 2011...

DEEP SKILLS

THROUGH her 39 years in the nursing profession, Pauline Tan has never let herself feel inadequate.

DIGITAL CAPABILITIES

V-KEY stands out among startups in Singapore. It's among the small, pioneer batch of companies accredited by the government's infocomm arm. It's partnered by several banks and...

DIGITAL CAPABILITIES

DATA science and cybersecurity apply across all industries and the Committee on the Future Economy's (CFE) proposal to develop capabilities in these two areas will strengthen the country's...