Biography of the Author Lau Kong Cheen

Lau Kong Cheen

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  1. FILE PHOTO: Jack Ma, founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, speaks during the launch of Aliba

    Commentary: Looks like China has its own '+1' strategy and Southeast Asia is it

    Increasingly, Chinese companies are finding the region an appealing alternative to compensate for their loss in market growth elsewhere, say Dr ...
  2. Apple Marina Bay Sands

    Commentary: Does tiny Singapore really need a third Apple store?

    Are Singaporeans so obsessed with Apple that a third store seems justified? SUSS’ Vanessa Liu and Lau Kong Cheen discuss what may be Apple’s ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Illustration picture of Tiktok with U.S. and Chinese flags

    Commentary: Will the TikTok saga in the US lead to the break-up of the Internet industry?

    The precedence could spark a series of coerced acquisition of social networking apps in countries that are either worried about their impact on ...
  4. People Orchard Road walking

    Commentary: Despite the huge e-commerce challenge, the Singapore mall is fighting back

    It’s not just retail brands that have undergone disruption. Mall operators too have been forced to reinvent the shopping experience, says SUSS’ ...
  5. New Content Item

    Commentary: Fear of missing out, loneliness may be behind record-breaking Singles' Day sales

    Is it time to reflect upon our extreme consumerism and think about what deeper psychological problems might undergird our purchases? The Singapore ...
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    Commentary: The iPhone 11 and Apple’s most ambitious play ever

    Actually, Apple’s launch last week showcased a brilliant new strategy, say the Singapore University of Social Sciences’ Dr Lau Kong Cheen and Dr ...