Venture Corp, which employs over 12,000 people worldwide, earned S$39.3 million in the three months ended Dec 31, 2014, up from S$38 million in the same period a year ago.
Hyflux says the gains are due to the divestment of its joint venture with Marmon Water LLC group and the sale and leaseback of Hyflux Innovation Centre in 2014.
The study will include the family succession process, business transformation and business growth amid succession, governance and talent acquisition.
The Human Capital Leadership Institute says it will be advantageous to have local corporate leaders, who understand the Asian context, to helm global firms.
Industry watchers say innovation will not only help in the drive for productivity, but also ensure that businesses are internationally competitive and can achieve sustainable growth.
The luxury property developer says its net profit for Q4 fell 44 per cent on-year due to a drop in fair value gains.
The construction requirements are aimed at raising productivity. Details of help available for developers will be announced next month.
The north-eastern area in Singapore sees the largest decrease in development charges for non-landed residential property.
Aon Hewitt lauds McDonald's as "Best of the Best" in its Best Employer - Singapore 2015 awards. Other companies that made the cut include Microsoft Singapore and Tan Tock Seng Hospital.
Mr Tan Boon Gin, current Director of the Commercial Affairs Department, will be succeeded by Mr David Chew Siong Tai, a Legal Service officer.