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Singapore invests for rise in arrivals
April 2, 2015 1:00 am

Singapore invests for rise in arrivals

Changi Airport Group (CAG) and the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) will invest a total of 35 million Singapore dollars (Bt830 million) over the next two years to bring in more visitors to the island nation.

Improve efficiency by eliminating irrelevant practices
April 1, 2015 1:00 am

Improve efficiency by eliminating irrelevant practices

Many companies have been searching for new ways of doing things in order to become more competitive and maintain their strength. However, finding the best new practices is not easy in today's high-speed and volatile business environment.

Biz Buzz
March 30, 2015 1:00 am

Biz Buzz

Digital human resource strategy - the next frontier
March 28, 2015 1:00 am

Digital human resource strategy - the next frontier

"Star Trek", the original 1966 TV show about the interstellar adventures of the star ship Enterprise, helped us visualise the scientific and technological possibilities of the future. So too does the book "2020 Workplace" by...

Preparing Bangkok for the future
March 27, 2015 1:00 am

Preparing Bangkok for the future

Our beloved Bangkok will be celebrating its 250th birthday in 2032. When that anniversary arrives, how will we present ourselves to the world? Will we still be as we are today, a city with complex urban and social challenges that become more...

Top designer notes need to blend products seamlessly with their...
March 27, 2015 1:00 am

Top designer notes need to blend products seamlessly with their...

I recently had the opportunity to collaborate with world-renowned designer Naoto Fukusawa, who has designed products, furnishings and electronic products for many leading brands such as B&B Italia, Maruni and Muji.

Revenue Department shifts gears for transfer pricing
March 26, 2015 1:00 am

Revenue Department shifts gears for transfer pricing

TRANSFER pricing is the most lucrative money generator for the Revenue Department because it largely concerns multinational companies with large sales volumes. A 1-per-cent adjustment to revenue or costs can res

China's debt has turned a corner and no one noticed
March 25, 2015 1:00 am

China's debt has turned a corner and no one noticed

Much of the negativity about world growth prospects at the moment seems to stem from the absence of a credit boom in any major market and worries over the consequences of higher US interest rates for the first time since 2006.

Reclaim the qualities of empathy
March 23, 2015 1:00 am

Reclaim the qualities of empathy

BUILDING YOUR PERSUASIVE |POWERS

Overnight viral sensations: good lessons and great opportunities for...
March 21, 2015 1:00 am

Overnight viral sensations: good lessons and great opportunities for...

THE VIRAL effect is something that most digital-age marketers dream of achieving. Nevertheless, there is always a risk in planning a viral campaign, as sometimes they spread but a large percentage of them fade way without being recognised.