Controlling Corruption

Friday Focus: Controlling Corruption

RECENT cases of corruption involving corporations and members of the private and public sectors seem to have dulled the lustre of Singapore’s reputation for running a clean business environment. The...
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Forecast For The Jia Chen Year Of The Wood Dragon

2024 is the Jia Chen year according to the 10,000-year calendar. As the Dragon is an Earth element, this is a combination of Yang Wood and Yang Earth resulting in...
Hyundai Avante

Hyundai Takes A New Road With Avante

THE seventh generation of the Hyundai Elantra takes a sharp turn for the better. At least visually. Revamped to keep pace with the rest of the motoring world, and inspired...
Lost Illusions

Joy And Sorrow At The European Film Festival

THE award-winning French film Lost Illusions is a stark reminder that organised society, at any period in time, doesn’t like its order messed with. The closing film of the European...

The Bee’s Knees

WHEN you are up against a US$40 billion counterfeit industry, consumers have to be very sure what they are getting is the real thing, especially if they are paying...
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Brand Building For Nations In Challenging Times — WED WEB CHAT

OUR perception of a country’s role in the global scheme of things is often predicated on its actions — walking its talk — and what it has delivered. Visual Capitalist...
L-R: Monica Alsagoff, Dr Sundardas Annamalay, Victor Dizon and Dr Thierry Apoteker

Dancing With The Hammer On The Road To Recovery

Things seem to be looking up finally. At least in Singapore. As the COVID-19 cases are contained, and the vaccination programme is in full flow, the restrictions are being eased,...
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Audi And The Sporty Electric Charge

THE electric charge is on in a big way as more brands race to get new electric vehicles into the market. As an interim approach to the eventual intended switch...
JLR Alistair Scott

Jaguar Land Rover’s Electric Moves

WITH many car companies deciding to build only electric vehicles some time this decade, the push to ingratiate EVs with customers is growing. Most of the initial issues of EVs...
One United People

Look Beyond Colour

AN extract from my essay, Look Beyond Colour, for One United People, a book on racial harmony. Arriving on many boats, for a new life together For a nation that gained...