TO SAY that these are unprecedented and extraordinary times is an understatement. The Covid-19 pandemic has dragged individuals, corporations and governments around the world into a maelstrom of...

IT'S a fact: Fostering diversity and inclusivity (D&I) within an organisation leads to an improved bottom line. Surprisingly, though, it isn't the prospect of boosted financial performance...

IN a hurry to get your MBA? Some business schools allow students to earn a degree in a year or less - about half the time of a traditional US programme. (One-year programmes are already popular in...

LEADING THROUGH DISRUPTION

EVERYONE has attended an event - from a cosy tête-a-tête to discuss a looming project, to large seminars where thousands gather to hear industry gurus speak. These are the places to make the right...

THE mainstream language of leadership is geared toward deciding and affirming rather than questioning. Yet my recent research finds that - contrary to popular belief - leaders who routinely ask...

EDITORIAL

THE need for gender diversity in the boardroom has been debated for years, with advocates citing multiple studies that have outlined benefits such as better risk-adjusted returns. Yet, many...

IN an age of disruption, businesses now more than ever need to find creative solutions to the challenges brought about by transformation in the forms of new technology, evolving business models...

STATE Street Global Advisors (SSGA), the world's third-largest asset manager with nearly US$3.12 trillion under its care, has identified six companies on the blue-chip Straits Times Index (STI)...

WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP

ENTREPRENEURS play a fundamental role in creating jobs, advancing innovation, and introducing new products and services that often make our lives better.

LET'S get uncomfortable for a moment. It's 2020, and yet we're all bubbling with biases, both conscious and unconscious, open and hidden. I'm not talking about whether you prefer tea or coffee,...

BREAKING NEWS

Apr 7, 2020 07:31 PM

SPH's H1 net profit down 9.3%, management warns of further disruption due to Covid-19

SINGAPORE Press Holdings (SPH) reported a 9.3 per cent fall in net profit to S$77.6 million for the half-year ended...

Apr 7, 2020 07:31 PM

Fu Yu to continue Singapore operations during circuit-breaker period

PRECISION plastic components maker Fu Yu Corporation will continue its Singapore operations during the circuit-...

Apr 7, 2020 07:09 PM

Thailand announces 1.9t baht plan to mitigate coronavirus impact

[BANGKOK] Thailand's cabinet approved a package of economic measures worth 1.9 trillion baht (S$82.6 billion) on...

Apr 7, 2020 06:30 PM

Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

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Apr 7, 2020 05:57 PM

STI builds on strong start to the week, rises 4.1% on Tuesday

Singapore's Straits Times Index (STI) built on its positive start to the week, finishing the Tuesday session up 101....