Near-bankrupt man now owns successful tailoring business

Near-bankrupt man now owns successful tailoring business

In 1997, at age 39, he hit skid row. A failed tailoring business not only lost him $200,000, but also left him more than $60,000 in debt

    Singapore PMI shrinks for 3rd straight month

Singapore PMI shrinks for 3rd straight month

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing sector shrank for a third straight month in February, reinforcing expectations of weak economic growth this quarter

    Firms moving to meet minimum trading price rule

Firms moving to meet minimum trading price rule

A MAJOR change that kicks in next year, requiring mainboard-listed firms to have a minimum share trading price of 20 cents, has already sparked...

    Singapore again leads Asia in real estate investment

Singapore again leads Asia in real estate investment

Singapore investors led the region in real estate investments in 2014 with US$11.9 billion (S$16.2 billion) worth of properties acquired across the...

    OCBC aims to be top credit-card player here

OCBC aims to be top credit-card player here

Bank estimates that its card spending will grow by 30% this year

    ITE aims to ensure students are career-ready

ITE aims to ensure students are career-ready

All Institute of Technical Education (ITE) students must go through 40 hours of training on career readiness from this year

    Career switch pays off for graphic-designer-turned-chef Vicky Lau, named Asia's Best Female Chef

Career switch pays off for graphic-designer-turned-chef Vicky Lau, named Asia's Best Female Chef

Lau is the chef and owner of Tate Dining Room and Bar at Elgin Street in the trendy Central district in Hong Kong