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...

Clothing The Crowd

Yves Saint Laurent once said, “Fashions fade, style is eternal”. While fast fashion is enticing to buyers on the lookout for a bargain, personality and attitude conscious millennials want ...

Learning On The Go

Education is in the air. In the air waves, in our homes, on our computers, in public spaces and in our schools and universities. There are many ways to...

Claiming The Throne

From toilets to furniture, Gani Atmadiredja plotted a course for his family business to reinvent itself while showcasing his ability to helm and grow it in a foreign land. From...

Cresting The Music Wave

The music industry has been put through rounds of changes that have dealt body blows to how the business is run globally. Through it all, Sandy Monteiro has picked...

The Gilt Trip

From traditional customers largely in Mainland China, to fans of Korean artiste G-Dragon, the world’s largest pure-play jeweller is expanding its reach. Having built its reputation over 85 years for...

Old Drugs… New Cures

THE PHARMACEUTICAL industry has to look for new avenues if it is to remain viable in times of uncertainty. Dr Nadina Jose who has been involved in the testing of...

In The Thick Of Zings

IF Frank Nuovo’s track record is anything to go by, Datzing is going to be a big thing. Frank Nuovo knows a few things about communicating and designing things that appeal...

Seeding The Crowds

THE DIGITAL crowd is changing the landscape across industries. The Smithsonian Institution, Lego and Hollywood filmmaker Spike Lee are some of the noted names that have jumped on the crowdsourcing wagon...

The Laws Of Design And Supply

IN THE Keep It Going panel discussion, “Adopting And Adapting Design”, the panelists discussed making furniture to going mobile and planning islands. Design takes on different forms and functions...