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  • 18
    Oct

    Skilled workforce key in shaping future of manufacturing in Singapore

    The Business Times by VIVIEN SHIAO

    Singapore SINGAPORE'S approach towards Industry 4.0 is "not simply about technology", said Senior Minister for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon on Wednesday. At the heart of its manufacturing strategy is how the city-state can better organise itself,… More

  • 18
    Oct

    Flexible working could contribute S$54.8b to Singapore economy by 2030

    The Business Times by CHUANG PECK MING

    Singapore A STUDY of flexible working in 16 markets has found that this non-traditional working arrangement could contribute S$54.8 billion to the Singapore economy come 2030. Regus, the global workplace provider which commissioned the study, said in… More

  • 17
    Oct

    Engineering consultancy, 3 public sector agencies win Excellence Awards

    The Business Times by JANICE HENG

    Singapore THIS year's Business Excellence Awards have gone to an engineering consultancy - winning for the first time - and three public sector agencies who have previously been recognised. By upholding the Singapore brand of trust and quality, the… More

  • 17
    Oct

    Tharman calls for new approach to new industry age

    The Straits Times by NG JUN SEN

    As Singapore enters a new age of manufacturing, where artificial intelligence and robotics will change how products are built, it must go beyond traditional boundaries - between industries, nations and public and private sectors - to grasp the opportunities… More

  • 16
    Oct

    Nets starts service for online business billing and collections

    The Business Times by LEILA LAI

    Singapore PAYMENT-service provider Nets on Monday launched PayCollect, an online billing and collections service for businesses to issue invoices and collect payments electronically. Businesses will be able to send e-invoices as request-to-pay notifications… More

  • 16
    Oct

    Most firms still unaware of industry transformation maps

    The Business Times by Janice Heng

    Singapore TWO years after the Industry Transformation Maps (ITMs) began to be rolled out for various sectors, a majority of firms are still unaware of these sectoral roadmaps or how to benefit from them, a survey by the Singapore Chinese Chamber of… More

  • 16
    Oct

    Local firms gear up for inaugural APAC Industry 4.0 trade show

    The Business Times by VIVIEN SHIAO

    Singapore LOCAL firms aim to put Singapore on the world map when it comes to Industry 4.0 solutions, as they present their homegrown innovations to a global audience starting Tuesday. More than 40 Singapore companies will be showcasing their products… More

  • 15
    Oct

    Showcasing smart manufacturing innovations

    The Business Times by TEH SHI NING

    ROBOTIC vehicles that can identify and move pallets of goods, virtual power plants redirecting electricity to and from grids, and digital simulations of entire production chains - these are but a few of the newest ideas in advanced manufacturing that… More

  • 15
    Oct

    Trade will evolve, not shrink with US-China trade war: Citi

    The Business Times by SIOW LI SEN

    Singapore THE US-China trade war may lead to more diverse trade flows, said a senior Citi banker. Citi's view is that trade will evolve, and not diminish, said Naveed Sultan, the bank's global head of treasury and trade solutions. "We envision that… More

  • 15
    Oct

    Marching to the beat of Industry 4.0

    The Business Times by TEH SHI NING

    COME tomorrow, the halls of Singapore Expo will be abuzz with all that is "Industry 4.0" and the future of manufacturing, as the first Asia-Pacific edition of the iconic Hannover Messe tradeshow opens its doors to more than 10,000 participants. The… More