Need A Licence To Surf The Internet?

SHOULD you be required to have a licence to use the Internet? You wouldn't let someone drive a car without being licensed because of the potentially immense damage they could...

Start-Up Fever

THE FUTURE is uncertain. But we still have to eat. Two companies related to the food and beverage business have taken on the incumbents to develop business models that they hope...

Teaming Up At Start Up To Avoid Break Ups

IN RECENT years, the annual listing of start ups to watch in Singapore have focused on their ability to pull in investors' cash. According to a local top 20 start-up list...
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The Game Of The Name

JAMES Bond is staring out at me from the page of a glossy magazine, promising style and refinement. In an elegant tuxedo, his wrist sports the latest Omega timepiece, only...

Not The Magnificent 7 — CFE Report

AFTER one year of talking about it to over 9,000 stakeholders, the future of Singapore has been boiled down to seven strategies that could easily be likened to a rojak...

Readying The Arrows

THE methods may change, but the end game is still the same; the need for Cupid to let loose that arrow straight for the heart. In the age of commercialism...

Meddling With The Middleman

THE middleman's role in today's business environment is that of a tightrope walker balancing on a kite string coated with dangerous glass. Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group can now book space...

9 Alternative Getaways for 2017

  ONE month into the New Year and some of us are already thinking about taking a break from the rat race. Unfortunately, with all the shifting and flux going in the...

Trump Wants To Even The Score

ONE THING you have to say about US President Donald Trump is that he’s trying his best to live up to his campaign promises. One of the first things that...

Will The Rooster Year Be Cagey?

THE FIRE Rooster follows a mischievous Monkey year when the world went ape over a variety of economic and global issues. What fortunes and pitfalls will strut in this Rooster year? There...