According to the International Enterprise (IE) Singapore's annual survey released on Thursday (Feb 16), local firms recorded growth in overseas revenue that outpaced total revenue growth. Revenue from overseas also contributed to a larger share of a company’s bottom line.
Companies across all sectors need to continue innovating and transforming, in order to sustain Singapore's economic growth and competitive advantage in the global market, says Minister for Manpower Lim Swee Say.
The public consultation paper released on Thursday (Feb 16) also seeks feedback on possible safeguards against risks that come with such a listing structure.
Dating apps may have become an increasingly attractive platform for singles, but the idea of joining a dating agency and enlisting a professional matchmaker to help find that special someone still strikes a chord with some in Singapore.
Sales of motor vehicles slumped 11.9 per cent from the previous month, according to data released by the Department of Statistics.
Differences between venture capital managers and fund managers make some rules less relevant to the former, the central bank says at a briefing.
Both visitor arrivals and tourism receipts exceeded forecasts despite challenging economic conditions last year, says the Singapore Tourism Board.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore says it will take measures to strengthen the financing channels for next-generation Asian growth companies and build technology infrastructure to drive innovation.
As Singapore's built environment continues to transform, there will be more opportunities for skilled engineers and technicians, says Senior Minister of State for Home Affairs and National Development Desmond Lee.
Speaking at the launch of the Committee on the Future Economy report, committee co-chairs Heng Swee Keat and S Iswaran stress the importance of working together and changing mindsets.