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MAKING the right choices in life sometimes requires willpower. Salad over those fries, for instance, or the gym over the bar. To make things worse, science now considers willpower a limited...

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TEACH a man how to fish, and you can feed him for a lifetime. Homegrown artificial intelligence (AI) company Xjera Labs aims to do just that, with the aid of neural networks and deep learning...

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To thrive in a world where robotics and artificial intelligence technology is becoming more prevalent, today’s workers will need to acquire skills that can augment the capabilities of these...

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In recent years, financial regulators around the world have been sounding alarm bells on a phenomenon known as "common ownership", which refers to shareholders holding shares in companies that...

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SPOTLIGHT

Without a word, a steaming cup of local coffee and piping hot egg tarts appear before a customer, as he waits for his purchase to be rung up in the air-conditioned comforts of On Cheong Jewellery’...

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BEFORE being invited to join the Pro-Enterprise Panel (PEP) last year, InfoFabrica Holdings group chairman Abu Bakar bin Mohd Nor simply did not know about it. But as a businessman and deputy...

WHEN Mahesh Sivaswamy decided to uproot his family from Mumbai and relocate to Singapore in 1999, he did not envision building from scratch a shipping and logistics group that rakes in annual...

In this age of increasing shareholder activism, investors are calling for stronger board oversight of executive compensation, succession planning, gender equity, corporate culture, and...

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Branded Content

Chip Eng Seng Development, Heeton Holdings and KSH Holdings’ Park Colonial development has emerged as one of the brightest spots in Singapore’s crowded new condo launch landscape.