Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018


SG Connect, Singapore

SGConnect: “Building Tomorrow, Connecting Today”


SGConnect: “Building Tomorrow, Connecting Today”

Smart Growth, Symbiotic Growth and Sustainable Growth are the goals of the SGConnect legacy project aimed at ensuring that the region’s... Nov 19, 2018

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Education in Singapore

Education pioneers talent development & industry 4.0 economy


Education pioneers talent development & industry 4.0 economy

As Singapore proceeds on its Future Economy journey, facing technological disruption, equipping students with essential skills plays an essential... Nov 16, 2018

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Keppel Urban Solutions

Sustaining Growth, Empowering Lives and Nurturing Communities


Sustaining Growth, Empowering Lives and Nurturing Communities

In the 53 years since its independence, Singapore’s transformation has been nothing short of miraculous. Today, it is the world’s... Nov 15, 2018

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Banking, Singapore

ASEAN’S economic growth increases demand for financing


ASEAN’S economic growth increases demand for financing
UOB launched its locally-incorporated subsidiary in Vietnam in August 2018, the first Singapore bank to do so, reaffirming its commitment to supporting the country’s economic growth.

Singapore’s financial service providers are buttressing ASEAN’s development, helping companies internationalize through cross-border... Nov 14, 2018

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Industry 4.0, Singapore

Manufacturers capitalize on Industry 4.0 to boost productivity


Manufacturers capitalize on Industry 4.0 to boost productivity

The manufacturing sector will adopt IoT, robotics, AI and AR among a suite of technologies that will transform business and enable long-term... Nov 14, 2018

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Value-creation economy, Singapore

City-state takes innovative steps towards value creation economy


City-state takes innovative steps towards value creation economy

With increasing ASEAN integration creating further potential for growth, and the government emphasizing value creation as one of the key pillars... Nov 14, 2018

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Digitalization in Shipping

Digital innovations to spur transformation of maritime and logistics sectors


Digital innovations to spur transformation of maritime and logistics sectors

Singapore is at the forefront of digital technologies and infrastructure in the shipping industry that will help to improve efficiency and... Nov 14, 2018

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Smart Cities, Singapore

Singapore sets the gold standard for Asian smart cities


Singapore sets the gold standard for Asian smart cities

Having built on existing advantages due to its size, organization and political structure, Singapore’s commitment to create a leading... Nov 14, 2018

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Chemicals, Singapore

Chemicals backbone of ASEAN industry


Chemicals backbone of ASEAN industry

Singapore is fifth largest refinery export hub, despite having no natural resources.

 

Nov 14, 2018

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Banking, Singapore

Foreign banks find a base in Singapore


Foreign banks find a base in Singapore

Strategically located to serve the fast-growing Asia Pacific region, Singapore’s well-established business infrastructure, global connectivity... Nov 14, 2018

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FinTech, Singapore

Singapore’s financial sector embraces technological disruption


Singapore’s financial sector embraces technological disruption

Blending finance and technology has become Singapore’s forte, with more than 470 Fintech ventures based in the city-state and over 30... Nov 14, 2018

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E-commerce, Singapore

Driving e-commerce in Southeast Asia


Driving e-commerce in Southeast Asia

From big multinationals to SMEs, companies are poised to tap the potential of e-commerce in the ASEAN market of 650 million people.

 

Nov 14, 2018

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Shibata, Japan

State-of-the art rubber products for safety and disaster mitigation

State-of-the art rubber products for safety and disaster mitigation
Mr. Atsuki Shibata
President and CEO of Shibata Industrial Co. Ltd.

Established in 1923, Shibata Industrial is a manufacturer of specialized rubber materials... Dec 14, 2018


Universal View, Japan

A clear vision for the future of ophthalmology

A clear vision for the future of ophthalmology
Mr. TARO SUZUKI
President of UNIVERSAL VIEW Co., Ltd.

Taro Suzuki explains discusses some of Universal View’s groundbreaking technologies,... Dec 11, 2018


Morita, Japan

Cutting-edge equipment for the future of fire fighting

Cutting-edge equipment for the future of fire fighting
Mr. Masahiro Nakajima
Chairman & CEO of MORITA HOLDINGS CORPORATION

Morita has been pioneering fire-fighting technology for more than 110 years and is currently... Dec 11, 2018


Tatsuno Corporation

Energy co-existence: the sustainable future of fueling solutions

Energy co-existence: the sustainable future of fueling solutions
Hiromichi Tatsuno
President of Tatsuno Corporation

Thanks to its commitment to R&D, Tatsuno Corporation, a pioneer in the fuel dispenser... Dec 11, 2018


Toyo Tanso, Japan

The pursuit of unique and innovative carbon products

The pursuit of unique and innovative carbon products
Naotaka Kondo
President of Toyo Tanso Co Ltd

Toyo Tanso was the first company in the world to successfully mass produce large-size isotropic... Dec 11, 2018


Surbana Jurong, Singapore

Bringing its expertise to build an ASEAN for the 21st century

Bringing its expertise to build an ASEAN for the 21st century
Wong Heang Fine
Surbana Jurong Group CEO

With close to 70 years of experience in successful project delivery, the Surbana Jurong... Nov 29, 2018


National University of Singapore

‘NUS has incubated about 25% of all the startups in Singapore’

‘NUS has incubated about 25% of all the startups in Singapore’
Tan Eng Chye
President of National University of Singapore

In this interview, Tan Eng Chye discusses how NUS is helping students to prepare for Singapore’s... Nov 28, 2018


Temasek, Singapore

Temasek: Investing for regional growth

Temasek: Investing for regional growth
Dilhan Pillay Sandrasegara
Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Temasek International

Temasek is a global investment company headquartered in Singapore. With a portfolio spanning... Nov 20, 2018


Prudential Assurance Company Singapore

“Asean Is Still an Underpenetrated Market for Insurance”

“Asean Is Still an Underpenetrated Market for Insurance”
Wilf Blackburn
CEO of Prudential Assurance Company Singapore

The Worldfolio talks with Wilf Blackburn, CEO of Prudential Assurance Company Singapore,... Nov 19, 2018


EDB, Singapore

EDB Touts Singapore’s Attractions to Foreign Investors and It Works

EDB Touts Singapore’s Attractions to Foreign Investors and It Works
Kai Fong Chng
Economic Development Board (EDB) Managing Director Kai Fong Chng

Singapore’s Economic Development Board has a long history of pinpointing the city-state’s... Nov 19, 2018


Singapore Tourism Board

Singapore Tourism Board: Passion Made Possible

Singapore Tourism Board: Passion Made Possible
Melissa Ow
Deputy Chief Executive of the Singapore Tourism Board (STB)

The Singapore Tourism board (STB) is the lead development agency for tourism, one of Singapore’s... Nov 19, 2018


JTC Corporation

Creating tomorrow’s industry spaces

Creating tomorrow’s industry spaces
Mr. Ng Lang
Chief Executive Officer of JTC Corporation

JTC is the lead government agency responsible for the planning and development of industrial... Nov 19, 2018


Monetary Authority of Singapore

Singapore’s Monetary Authority Inspires ASEAN FinTech Sector

Singapore’s Monetary Authority Inspires ASEAN FinTech Sector
Sopnendu Mohanty
Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Chief FinTech Officer

FinTech is revolutionizing banking, insurance, investment and other financial services and... Nov 19, 2018


Brenntag Singapore

Chemical industry at the core of Singapore innovation

Chemical industry at the core of Singapore innovation
Henri Nejade
CEO of Brenntag Asia Pacific

The Wordlfolio talks with Henri Nejade, CEO of Brenntag Asia Pacific.

 

Nov 19, 2018


Minterest, Singapore

“In Singapore, the fintech revolution has just begun”

“In Singapore, the fintech revolution has just begun”
Charis Liau
Co-Founder and CEO of Minterest

The Worldfolio talks with Charis Liau, Co-Founder and CEO of Minterest

 

Nov 16, 2018


Ministry Of Trade and Industry (MTI)

Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry: Leading the Country Forward on Many Fronts

Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry: Leading the Country Forward on Many Fronts
Chan Chun Sing
Minister of Trade and Industry

In this wide-ranging interview, Minister of Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing describes... Nov 15, 2018


Banyan Tree, Singapore

Banyan Tree: Global growth stemming from ASEAN

Banyan Tree: Global growth stemming from ASEAN
Ho Kwon Ping
Founder and Executive Chairman of Banyan Tree Holdings

Founder and Executive Chairman Ho Kwon Ping of Banyan Tree Holdings speaks to the increasing... Nov 15, 2018


Energy and Chemicals, Singapore

Engineering solutions

Engineering solutions
Ms. Cheng Woei Fen
Chairwomen-cum-CEO of Mun Siong Engineering

One of Singapore’s leading integrated service providers since 1969, Mun Siong Engineering... Nov 15, 2018


Meinhardt, Singapore

Meinhardt: transforming cities, shaping the future

Meinhardt: transforming cities, shaping the future
Mr. Omar Shahzad
Group Chief Executive Officer of Meinhardt Group

Meinhardt is one of the world's few multidisciplinary and truly integrated engineering,... Nov 15, 2018


Education & Skills, Singapore

ITE: providing students with the hard and soft skills for industry

ITE: providing students with the hard and soft skills for industry
Low Khah Gek
Chief Executive Officer of Institute of Technical Education (ITE)

The Institute of Technical Education (ITE) provides pre-employment training to secondary... Nov 15, 2018


Siemens, Singapore

Partnering for synergies

Partnering for synergies
Armin Bruck
CEO of Siemens ASEAN

In Singapore, German multinational Siemens has found an ecosystem for co-creation, thanks... Nov 14, 2018


Singapore Stock Exchange

Singapore Exchange: at the Heart of a Blossoming ASEAN

Singapore Exchange: at the Heart of a Blossoming ASEAN
Boon Chye Loh
Singapore Exchange (SGX) Chief Executive Officer

Singapore’s SGX punches well above its weight as a multi-asset global financial center... Nov 14, 2018


A*STAR, Singapore

A*STAR: A Global Leader in Innovation

A*STAR: A Global Leader in Innovation
Mr. Lim Chuan Poh
Chairman of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR),

The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), the largest public sector R&D organization... Nov 13, 2018


Banking, Singapore

An international bank finds a home in Singapore

An international bank finds a home in Singapore
Mr. Amol Gupte
ASEAN Head and Citi Country Officer (CCO) for Citi Singapore

American banking giant Citi has been present in Singapore since 1902 and is represented... Nov 12, 2018



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