sunrise leaders

Leaders Don’t Drift Off Between Sunset And Sunrise

EVERY individual, every business, every organisation, every country finds itself drifting from time to time. Working hard is tiring. When the rewards of hard work flow in it is reasonable to...
tax versus spending

The High Cost Of Running Singapore Inc.

AT THE recent annual convention of the People Action’s Party, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that the Singapore government will be raising its taxes as its spending on...

The Cheating Cycles

THE TEMPTATION is great. The risks are remote. Would you cheat if you knew you could get away with it? Many do, thinking they’ve done no wrong. We are all...
fireworks

Will 2020 Bring Better Vision?

A YEAR ends, a decade begins. There's no reset button. After the celebrations and champagne have worn off, your blurred vision clears, and things look pretty much the same. Like...
Dr Ng Cher Yew

Are We Closer To A Covid-19 Treatment?

IF Dr Ng Cher Yew could get access to the SARS-CoV-2 virus and a lab to test his RetroMAD1 molecule, he believes we could be closer to finding a...

Where Are The Jobs?

BUSINESSES folding. Jobs lost. Uncertainty hangs in the air, along with the coronavirus. These are tough times, and threatening to get tougher. It's a double whammy. So many jobs were already becoming...

Softness Isn’t Weakness

SELF-LOVE has to be the mother of existence.  I had a holiday at home last weekend which consisted of spacing out and a lot of reminiscing about my past travels.  I...
Mi Watch Lite

Mi, My Watch And I

IN TODAY'S self-absorbed world, I'll want more things that tell me about myself. My smartphone, my space, my faves, myself. How am I doing? In a time of too much data...
mother's day

A Whiff Of Something Better

AS long as you’re happy, I’m happy. That’s my Mom for you. This is her standard answer when I ask her about what gift she would like. Seeing me...

Great Scott! Going Gaga Over Gucci

“TILL death do us part.” The marriage between Patrizia Reggiani and Maurizio Gucci will be laid bare for the world to relive a twisted tale of love, lucre and liquidation. The...