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SOLIDARITY BUDGET

A SUPPLEMENTARY S$5.1 billion Solidarity Budget was announced by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat in Parliament on Monday, to support households and businesses through the...

The Capesize market this past week looks to have come off life support and found some improved sentiment.

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SASS AND THE CITY

I SUPPOSE we have taken it for granted. A ticket out for a global citizen begins with an inspired lunch conversation, a coordination of timetables, and can be sealed by a matter of clicks.

WITH the havoc it has wreaked on China and the world, the Covid-19 outbreak is turning out to be the largest "black swan" event of recent years.

COVID-19 has sparked fears of a business slowdown, yet it has also uncovered outstanding examples of corporate goodness - the after-effects of which may well outlive the virus.

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OVER 100 CapitaLand staff were in Vietnam earlier this month for a three-day trip. But it was no holiday or company retreat - instead, it was part of CapitaLand's 28th International Volunteer...

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OFFBEAT

IN my last Offbeat column, I wrote about the freakiness of all-knowing tech, sharing how my iPhone had guessed I was pregnant - even before my husband and I had breathed a word to anyone else.

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CUBICLE FILES

WHEN one thinks of influencers these days, it is usually in a less-than-flattering light. Often dismissed as jobless millennials out to fleece corporations and hoodwink the public, the term "...

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Singapore has established itself as a major Asian hub for real estate investment trusts (Reits) in slightly over a decade, but it now faces both external challenges and domestic constraints.