ESSENTIAL DOMESTIC SERVICES

HEALTHCARE and education may seem to be very different industries, but some key questions apply to both: How can quality be improved, while keeping services accessible and affordable? How can...

MODERN SERVICES

AS MODERN services transform, entire business models may change. In law, for instance, technology allows some services to be provided on a subscription basis rather than with per-hour billing or a...

MANUFACTURING

EVEN if manufacturers were once reluctant to change, they now know the need for Industry 4.0. Yet what exactly that means may be less clear.

BUILT ENVIRONMENT

TRANSFORMING the built environment sector isn't just about construction robots or prefab walls. It starts with early design efforts, and continues after a building is completed. This holistic view...

TRADE & CONNECTIVITY

INSTEAD of a collection of five discrete industries, the trade and connectivity cluster - one of six Future Economy Council groupings - is better seen as a web. As the name suggests: "Everything...

LIFESTYLE

WITH consumers going digital, the lifestyle sector must keep up. Online retail insights can spur offline gains; a Web presence can snare new customers; and cold hard technology can enable warmer...

THANKS to the Food Innovation & Resource Centre (FIRC) at Singapore Polytechnic (SP), Irvins Salted Egg and You Tiao Man have been able to innovate and extend the shelf life of their products...

SMEs in the food and beverage sector keen to learn how to innovate can look forward to an Oct 1 event at the Food Innovation & Resource Centre (FIRC) at Singapore Polytechnic (SP).

PRODUCTIVITY growth and a number of other industry indicators will help reflect how the Future Economy Council's (FEC) progress measures up, said Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat, who also...

SPOTLIGHT

FEATS of engineering fill the cabinets and adorn the walls within Racer Technology's Changi South premises, from a calculator dating back to World War II to photographs of classic cars placed...