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  • 11
    Oct

    A culture of reducing wastage, over-consumption

    The Business Times by NARENDRA AGGARWAL

    ACHIEVING energy efficiency improvement in the compressed air system through process optimisation and waste elimination has got Wieland Metals Singapore Pte Ltd Honourable Mention for Best Practices at this year's EENP Awards. The company specialises… More

  • 11
    Oct

    When a switch to cold water rinsing does the job equally well

    The Business Times

    THE Singapore unit of Globalfoundries has won the Best Practices in energy efficiency award this year at the EENP Awards for a project that involves switching from hot to cold water for post chemical de-ionised (DI) water rinse, which is a low carbon… More

  • 10
    Oct

    EY opens innovation centre focusing on intelligent automation

    The Business Times by CLAUDIA CHONG

    Singapore EY on Tuesday opened a new innovation centre that will focus on helping clients integrate intelligent automation in their business processes. Technology that will be developed at the centre includes artificial intelligence, machine learning,… More

  • 09
    Oct

    How Singapore's family-owned SMEs can shoot for the moon

    The Business Times by RANDEL S. CARLOCK,KENG-FUN LOH

    LOCAL small and medium-sized family-run companies with an ageing leadership and concerned about their legacy and the longevity of their business can turn to the moon for inspiration. A PWC report in 2016 finds over a third of Singapore's family businesses… More

  • 03
    Oct

    Facebook, IMDA start accelerator for data startups

    The Business Times by JACQUELYN CHEOK

    Singapore FACEBOOK wants to help grow the region's startups and small businesses - and is putting action into words with its first accelerator programme for South-east Asian startups. The social media giant launched the programme on Tuesday along with… More

  • 28
    Sep

    Singapore's promising firms winning with innovation

    The Business Times by LYNETTE TAN

    Singapore SOME of Singapore's most promising startups and aspiring small and medium-sized enterprises were celebrated for their entrepreneurial daring and innovative business strategies at the Emerging Enterprise Awards 2018, held on Sept 21 at The… More

  • 27
    Sep

    Online service launched to cut trade red tape

    The Business Times

    Singapore A SINGLE trade today can involve more than 25 parties, generating 30 to 40 documents and requiring 60 to 70 per cent of the information to be manually re-entered at least once. But a new online trading service, which combines all customs and… More

  • 27
    Sep

    S'pore manufacturers urged to adopt new technologies

    The Straits Times by AW CHENG WEI

    Manufacturing, which contributes to about 20 per cent of Singapore's gross domestic product and 14 per cent of total employment, is being impacted by the rapid advancement of new technologies, as well as changes in global supply chains and consumer… More

  • 19
    Sep

    Asean infrastructure: Keeping it sustainable

    The Straits Times by SIMON TAY, LAU XIN YI

    Five years after the launch of China's Belt and Road Initiative, doubts are rising as to whether the world's most ambitious infrastructure plan is delivering the benefits it promises. From drastically reducing the scale of Myanmar's Kyauk Pyu deepwater… More

  • 18
    Sep

    Startup SG Network launched to help startups find partners

    The Business Times by LEILA LAI

    Singapore STARTUPS, incubators and accelerators, and investors can now find and connect with one another through an online portal called the Startup SG Network, the latest addition to Singapore's Startup SG initiatives, Enterprise Singapore announced… More