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Feb 20, 2021 05:50 AM

Going places


LIKE many people around the world, Paul Melkebeke is itching to hop on a plane, tuck into some aeroplane food, catch...

Feb 6, 2021 05:50 AM

The tech wingback

AS CEO and co-founder of the US$13 billion World Wide Technology (WWT), Jim Kavanaugh has come a long way in life,...

Jan 30, 2021 05:50 AM

Beyond the vaccine race


FOR scientist-entrepreneur Robert Langer, the miniscule genetic material mRNA belies an immense lesson for...

Jan 23, 2021 05:50 AM

The law's middleman


AT the attic unit of a nondescript shophouse along Duxton Hill, the floors are neatly but furiously lined with...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

Greening architecture


PATRICK Bellew - or his firm Atelier Ten - may not quite be household names here but their projects in Singapore...

Jan 9, 2021 05:50 AM

Sparking a Revolut-ion


MOST startup founders wax lyrical about why they became an entrepreneur, but Nikolay Storonsky is a man of few words...

Jan 2, 2021 05:50 AM

It's all in the jeans


ON HIS previous business trips to Singapore, Nuholt Huisamen, then managing director for Levi Strauss & Co's...

Dec 19, 2020 05:50 AM

Hospitality romantic


ALAN Watts glimpses light at the end of the Covid-19 tunnel. As the president, Asia-Pacific, at Hilton, he has...

Dec 12, 2020 05:50 AM

The dark tangent


BY SOME estimates, there's an online hacking attempt every 48 seconds somewhere in the world. Put another way, every...

Dec 5, 2020 05:50 AM

Window of opportunity

FIRMS still standing must be thinking that the worst is over, after having seen the coronavirus pandemic sweep away...

Nov 28, 2020 05:50 AM

For the love of science


SMACK in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic in May, Liz Henderson was asked to step up and lead Merck Biopharma...