condominiums-Singapore

Coping With En Bloc Fever

IT WOULD seem the en bloc fever has returned. Or certainly the hype around it. Whether you are for or against it, as a subsidiary proprietor (SP) or owner of a...
Volkswagen Fleet Management

Delivering A Smoother Business Journey

LIFE IS a journey made up of little journeys within. Making your way through these various trips requires planning and an efficient means of getting around. Whether you run a large multinational corporation...

What Does A Wild Banana Look Like?

MOST people are used to a small range of bananas available in supermarkets that are perfectly shaped and are predictable in form and flavour. But wild bananas can be quite...
McDonald's India

Globalisation Success Stories

By Ravi Kumar and Dr Divya Bhutiani IN OUR recent article Globalisation — One Size Does Not Fit All we discussed several examples of companies like Walmart  and Tesco who burnt their hands entering...
Douglas Foo

Make Manufacturing Sexy

THE WORLD is hung up on data. Everywhere the talk is about what data can do for you, and why it should be harvested and used as fuel for businesses....

Globalisation — One Size Does Not Fit All

By Ravi Kumar and Dr Divya Bhutiani IN A case of one man’s meat being another’s poison, US retail giant Walmart found its best practices at home did not carry well...
Aston Martin Residences

An Apartment Fit For Bond

THE high life that is associated with Aston Martin moves from cars and accessories to property. Aston Martin Residences  is a 66-floor luxury condominium tower set for completion in 2021....
Kaspersky Midori Kuma

Kaspersky Bearing With Uncertain Times

PERHAPS the fortunes of nations are aligned along lines of circumstance. With next year's FIFA World Cup taking place in Russia, it’s probably a good thing that the USA was dumped...
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...
Preparing for a property upturn by Ku Swee Yong

Is It Time To Invest In Property?

AN AGEING population and ageing public housing could prove troubling for the Singapore  property market in time to come. The cooling measures are in place to help stabilise the property...