Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019

R&D in Japan

Japan Inc. boosting R&D spending to put itself ahead of the curve

With Japanese companies across the board expanding their budgets for R&D, the Land of the Rising Sun is ready to rise again, developing products... Jan 15, 2019

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

SG Connect, Singapore

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 cities... Nov 19, 2018

Government | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Education in Singapore

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 role.


Nov 16, 2018

Education | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Keppel Urban Solutions

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 fourth-largest... Nov 15, 2018

Infrastructure | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Banking, Singapore

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 financing... Nov 14, 2018

Finance | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Industry 4.0, Singapore

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 growth.


Nov 14, 2018

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Value-creation economy, Singapore

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 of... Nov 14, 2018

Government | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Digitalization in Shipping

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 productivity.


Nov 14, 2018

Transport | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Smart Cities, Singapore

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 economy... Nov 14, 2018

Real Estate | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Chemicals, Singapore

Chemicals backbone of ASEAN industry

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


Nov 14, 2018

Energy | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Banking, 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

Finance | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

FinTech, Singapore

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 Fintech... Nov 14, 2018

Finance | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

“The Only One” company in clutch manufacturing

Yasuhiro Ogura
President of Ogura Clutch Co., Ltd.

Yashuhiro Ogura, President of Ogura Clutch, the world’s largest manufacturer of electromagnetic... Feb 15, 2019

Masters of Monozukuri

Mr. Naoki Hori
President of Yamashina Corporation

Yamashina Corporation manufactures a wide range of fasteners, bolts, screws, pins, resin,... Feb 14, 2019

The future looks bright for Olympia LEDs

Mr. Junyo Asano
Managing Director of Olympia Lighting Fixtures Industries Ltd.

Olympia designs manufactures and sells Industrial Grade LED Lights & Fixtures for the... Feb 08, 2019

Mixing Technology Leader to Expand in Asia

Mitsutoshi Nishioka
President and Representative Director of Satake Chemical Equipment Mfg., Ltd.

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Mitsutoshi Nishioka, President and Representative... Jan 21, 2019

CapitaLand Japan will grow to be recognized for its strong development capacities

Mr. Tan Lai Seng
CapitaLand Group Country Head, Japan

In this interview for The Worldfolio, Mr. Tan Lai Seng, CapitaLand Group Country Head, Japan,... Jan 17, 2019

Client Satisfaction First: NKC’s Winning Motto

Tatsuo Nakanishi
Representative Director of Nakanishi Metal Works Co., Ltd.

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Tatsuo Nakanishi, President of Nakanishi Metal Works,... Jan 17, 2019

Japanese quality, hand made

Akihiko Yoneda
President and CEO of Banshu Electric

Akihiko Yoneda, president and CEO of Banshu Electric, a leader in the manufacture of wire... Dec 21, 2018

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

A clear vision for the future of ophthalmology

President of UNIVERSAL VIEW Co., Ltd.

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

Cutting-edge equipment for the future of fire fighting

Mr. Masahiro Nakajima

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

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

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

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

‘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: 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

“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 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: 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

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

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

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



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