CUBICLE FILES

OBSERVERS from all around the world were understandably sceptical about the outcome of the Trump-Kim show that took place earlier this week, never mind that both parties hailed it as an unprecedented...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

SUBDUED sales at the recent launch of two condominium projects in Serangoon, in the north-east of Singapore, have stoked concerns that buying momentum may be running out of steam. But there are...

THE name Monsanto is gone. The St Louis-based company was acquired by the German conglomerate Bayer on June 7.

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE global macroeconomic landscape has grown increasingly complex since the Asean+3 group - which includes 10 members of the Association of South-east Asian Nations plus China (including Hong Kong),...

EDITORIAL

WITH the World Cup getting under way in Russia on Thursday night - the host nation faced Saudi Arabia in Moscow in the first of 64 matches - it is inevitable that millions of people around the world...

AMBIGUOUS behaviour, doctrines and statements have gained popularity as foreign policy instruments among great and smaller powers alike over the last decade. Ambiguity - intentional lack of clarity...

COMMENTARY

SINCE the advent of the Internet, users have marvelled at the ability to create a persona of themselves online - be it in the first virtual communities, social networks, retail sites and multi-player...

COMMENTARY

IT'S A common plot line in many thrillers: An unsuspecting victim unlocks their front door, only to be ambushed by thugs who wreak havoc on the victim's home. ...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

WHEN Hyflux meets its retail stakeholders, as it eventually must to get their buy-in for any debt restructuring plan, founder Olivia Lum will have a lot of explaining to do. And after all that has...

THE BOTTOM LINE

REGARDLESS of the size of the organisation, companies are always in search of the best talent and are looking for new ways to attract talent into their workforce. More and more companies are...