Novel ideas are needed more than ever to keep Singapore smart, and to ensure digital transformation works for workers, students and companies, argues Singapore University of Technology and Design's Poon King Wang.
The growth was boosted by the electronics cluster, which grew 39.8 per cent year-on-year last month, EDB says.
The tripartite body wants to hear the public’s views about what could be included in the annual wage recommendations, as well as other wage-related issues, it says.
The consumer price index rose to 0.7 per cent in February from 0.6 per cent in the previous month, largely due to increases in transport, education and healthcare prices.
The Green Bond Grant will cover up to 100 per cent of the cost of certifying sustainability-oriented bonds as green bonds.
Mobike now joins two other bicycle-sharing providers - local start-up oBike and China-based Ofo - who are both currently operating in Singapore.
Amara Hotels & Resorts, Carlton Hotel and Crowne Plaza Changi Airport are among the 16 hotels to participate in the new Lean Hotel Initiative, which aims to help hotels achieve higher productivity and sustainable growth.
Singapore clinched the top spot for talent due to its strong performance in access to quality talent and cost, according to the Global Startup Ecosystem Report and Ranking 2017.
SGX will contribute S$1.5 million to co-fund the costs that may be incurred by brokerage firms in implementing measures to strengthen its operational resilience.
Mr Singh’s most recent appointments were at Twitter, where he was Managing Director, Southeast Asia, Middle East & North Africa and India, and at Google as Managing Director, Display Solution Sales, Asia Pacific.