Biography of the Author David Kuo

David Kuo

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. restruct composite

    Commentary: COVID-19 has forced the big boys of Singapore business to restructure. Who's next?

    The corporate restructurings at Sembcorp Industries, Keppel Corp, CapitaLand, and SPH may only be the beginning as the healthy financial positions ...
  2. sea tech composite

    Commentary: That Gojek and Tokopedia merger should have happened a long time ago

    If two of Indonesia’s most valuable tech companies come together, they can take on bigger rivals. The question is whether this is too late, says ...
  3. A Deliveroo delivery rider cycles in London

    Commentary: Deliveroo’s IPO is a lesson to not underestimate investors

    The Deliveroo IPO debacle should not be seen as a barometer of future stock market listings for a few reasons, says The Smart Investor's David Kuo.
  4. lion city sailors

    Commentary: The incredible rise of Forrest Li, modest founder of Singapore’s most valuable listed company

    For a very long time, Forrest Li has been somewhat of a mysterious figure unless you’re a gaming enthusiast or in the investing and start-up ...
  5. The deal would give CapitaLand assets under management of more than Sg$116 billion

    Commentary: CapitaLand’s restructuring could provide higher returns for shareholders

    CapitaLand's restructuring makes it more asset light. This is the Holy Grail of businesses these days, says David Kuo.
  6. Garena SEA

    Commentary: Sea Limited should stick to its core businesses, especially gaming

    Marketing spend has already eaten into the group’s operating profit, so it doesn’t make sense to look at new ventures now, says David Kuo.
  7. FILE PHOTO: SpaceX founder and chief engineer Elon Musk attends a news conference at the Kennedy Sp

    Commentary: Elon Musk gambles big on bitcoin to keep Tesla going strong

    Elon Musk has managed to turn in a profitable year for Tesla but he faces challenges in sustaining that financial growth, says David Kuo.
  8. billionaire composite

    Commentary: Singapore's game plan to court more billionaires to come here is paying off

    Besides low tax rates, Singapore’s regulatory changes are attracting more family offices to set-up here and that could have a multiplier effect on ...
  9. Singapore Phase 2 Takashimaya customers

    Commentary: Those who can afford it must spend more to save the economy

    Consumers can do our part to increase consumer spending because it is a lever that could have a big impact and one that we have some control over, ...
  10. The logo of e-commerce firm Shopee is displayed outside its regional headquarters in Singapore

    Commentary: Singapore's Sea is world's best performing stock. And it can do better

    Sea Limited’s rapid stock rise has given it a market capital larger than any other Singapore company, says The Smart Investor’s David Kuo.