What these individuals are experiencing is a cognitive bias called the Dunning-Kruger effect (DKE). Named after David Dunning and Justin Kruger, the two researchers who first described it in 1999...

WEDDING boutique owner Teo Peiru has had to cut the price of her packages, which can include not just gown and suit rentals, but also make-up, bouquets and photography.

IN the 1992 film version of Dominique Lapierre's novel City of Joy, set in the squalor of Kolkata's slums, Patrick Swayze plays a down-in-the-mouth American doctor opposite Om Puri's penurious...

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To that end, the joint venture between CAG and property developer CapitaLand built up not just retail and dining space but also attractions, a Yotel hotel as well as aviation facilities across 135...

Ironically, though Singapore is home to EOS's Asia-Pacific headquarters, the island accounts for less than 1 per cent of regional revenue.

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WHEN property developer Ho Bee Land bought a commercial site at North Buona Vista Drive for S$410.99 million in 2010, observers said then that the resulting office product would be untested for...

IT was supposed to be Hyflux's springboard into the integrated water and power project segment. But the Tuaspring water desalination plant, which Hyflux chose to append with a power...

THE recent revelation that the head honcho of Hyflux (together with other top executives) continued to make millions while the troubled water treatment firm was drowning in debt sent shock waves...