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Disruption and Digitalisation

Singapore launches maritime portal, urges greater collective action to drive digitalisation, sustainability

SINGAPORE (Oct 30): The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has launched a one-stop digital portal for maritime regulatory and port services transactions, that is expected to save the sh

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Forever 21 goes bust adding more stores to retail apocalypse

(Oct 1): Forever 21 Inc. filed for bankruptcy, joining the growing list of fashion retailers felled by heavy competition, high rents and the defection of shoppers to online outlets.

Disruption and Digitalisation

Nearly one in five Singaporeans fear impact of tech on their jobs: PwC

SINGAPORE (Sept 27): Close to one in five Singaporeans are scared or nervous about the impact of technology on their jobs, making the city-state’s workforce the second-most anxious in the world abo

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SINGAPORE (Sept 30): “No doubt, I will receive some harsh criticism.

Let’s not sell ourselves short

SINGAPORE (Jan 21): Why do I say this? There has been much talk and discussion about how New Malaysia should move forward from hereon.

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Japan leads Asia-Pacific peers in embracing digital era of finance

SINGAPORE (Feb 27): While 87% of investment providers in Asia Pacific agree that digital transformation is important for the future of their organisation, few of them are on track to become digital

Legacy IT and rigid infrastructure main barriers to innovation: Telstra study

SINGAPORE (Sept 22): A global report released by Telstra on Thursday highlighted the major hurdles of legacy IT and rigid infrastructure to companies’ digital transformation.

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What drives dealmakers in global telecommunications?

SINGAPORE (July 12): According to EY’s 14th biannual Telecommunications Global Capital Confidence Barometer report, 27% of global telco sector executives surveyed believe digitisation is the greate

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