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Minimum Wage — How Much…Or Little…Is Enough?

HOW much should be put into looking after those in need in society? The discussions around introducing a minimum wage policy have been going on for some years. While some countries...
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How Many Local Books Are In The National Library?

THIS week's WED WEB CHAT — Writers On The Storm features members of the local publishing fraternity. What drove these first time writers to charge into the literary fray, and...
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Brand Protection And The 30-30-30 Rule For Restaurants

WHAT'S the 30-30-30 rule in the food business? How do you protect your brand? Why would you start a restaurant business even as COVID-19 is wreaking havoc in the F&B industry? The...
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Food For Talk — WED WEB CHAT

FOOD has been a major preoccupation in 2020 as those stuck at home discovered their culinary skills (or not), while restaurants had to pivot and offer take-away or delivery...
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Coping With The Mental Effects Of COVID-19

2020 will go down as the year of COVID-19. It has been a challenging time for the global economy as the Coronavirus has spread far and wide and brought...
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Coping With COVID-19 — WED WEB CHAT

2020 — a forgettable year for unforgettable reasons. How long will it take for us to overcome the after effects of a pandemic that still plays havoc with society? What effect...
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What Jobs Are Available For Fresh Graduates?

TRYING to find a job in a pandemic is like groping for the light switch in the dark. You think you know where it is, but it's still a bit...
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Gearing For A Safe Return

IN ANTICIPATION of better — but more cautious — times, Zoho Corp is introducing BackToWork. This modular, customisable solution will handle the process of returning to normalcy in gradual steps. "BackToWork...
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Would You Die For Your Country?

BEYOND waving flags and reciting the pledge, would you die for your country? This was the question posed to the panellists at the recent WED WEB CHAT — Is Your...
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Need To Close The Gap

WHEN I was in school, one of my biggest challenges was my command of Mandarin. Especially when it came to secondary school. By this time, the Ministry of Education (MOE)...