Cashing In On The Cashless Society

THE ongoing pandemic has forcibly shoved the world into the digital era as lockdowns and restrictions slow the global economy considerably. As physical distancing and lack of travel meant some...

Why A Minimum Wage Policy Should Only Minimally Raise Costs

TO understand whether a government policy is indeed beneficial, we must weigh its pros and cons, and these must be further supported by data and not based on ‘I...
Alexander McQueen, Louis Vuitton, John Galliano

Stitched Into Time…So Divine

ABSTRACT Expressionist artist, Jackson the Dripper Pollock once proclaimed that he knows when exactly a painting of his is completed. It is when he has the “sex is done”...
Aloysius Lee

Waiting For The Wave

With a new CEO driving the business, Millennium & Copthorne is optimistic about its continued journey, but it depends on when the tide comes in. By Kannan Chandran. Photography by...

Smoother Operations With ERP

SOME 60% of the world’s population live in Asia. Yet, when it comes to embracing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), less than 7% of its implementations are in developing countries in...
K K Chua, Mary Kay

Lessons For Doing Business In China

HAVING operated in China for the last three decades, K.K. Chua has seen the country evolve, both in terms of its growing wealth and its strengthening global influence. Riding this...

Burberry Rejuvenates itself

Burberry refreshed a tired brand by going after the Millenial audience. Taking the brand into the digital era differentiated it from its peers while reaching out to a fresh-faced...
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Changing With The Times – WED WEB CHAT

HOW will the heritage brands face up to the competition from new players on the scene? This WED WEB CHAT — Heritage Brands Going Strong explores how the longstanding brands...
Frank Aernout, Jobs 20xx

JOBS20XX — Frank Aernout On Being Mobile

AN outstanding cast of panellists. Leaders in their fields. An amazing gathering of knowledge and information. JOBS20XX - Work In Progress promises to bring greater awareness and understanding of the...
Resilience Budget,

What About The Hardworking Foreigners?

THE supplementary budget of $48 billion is indeed a very generous one compared to the main budget delivered on 18 February. In addition to the enhanced measures, a new measure in...