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Corporate News 25 Mar 2019 | 12:00 AM

Blood-test startups emerge from controversy

SAN FRANCISCO: As Daniel Levner tells it, the “Theranos effect” came in three distinct waves.

Business 26 Jan 2019 | 12:00 AM

Not a boar-ing year, but pigs may fly!

AS we all know, the 2019 Lunar New Year falls on Feb 5 this year and will end on Friday, Jan 24, 2020. The new year this year is the year 4717 in the Chinese lunar calendar. Clearly, the Chinese are well ahead of the Gregorian calendar that we are all accustomed to.

Banking 27 Aug 2018 | 5:07 AM Premium

Ten years after the crisis, Jackson Hole Symposium is a quieter affair

Instead of announcing any major policy shifts, the world’s central bankers discussed esoteric research papers and participated in nature trips

Analyst Reports 23 Jun 2018 | 12:00 AM

Blockheads over blockchain

Technology has created lots of jargons that most of us don’t understand. Most of us have mental blocks against new things that we do not understand. Some people are born clever. Some become clever through hard work. But many appear clever by using jargon others don’t understand.

Corporate News 02 Nov 2017 | 12:00 AM

Razer CEO to become billionaire with Li Ka-shing backing

SINGAPORE: After raising funds from Asia’s biggest investors, including Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing and Singapore’s Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd, Razer Inc is turning to the market for an initial public offering (IPO) that will make its co-founder Tan Min-Liang a billionaire.

Business 28 Jan 2017 | 12:00 AM

Joey Yap: Good time to invest as assets are cheap

THE Year of the Fire Rooster starts crowing with uncertainty at 11.36pm on Feb 3, 2017, replacing the volatile chatter of the Fire Monkey.

Business 23 Jan 2017 | 12:00 AM

Singapore 2G switchoff highlights digital divide

SINGAPORE: When Singapore pulls the plug on its 2G mobile phone network this year, thousands of people could be stuck without a signal – digital have-nots left behind by the relentless march of technology.

Business 10 Dec 2016 | 12:00 AM

Quality output vital for emerging markets

TO survive in 2017, when growth is slowing, interest rates are rising and capital is flowing out, emerging market economies have to be productive and of high value.