Sunday, March 29, 2020
Have you ever had to sit around in the office, twiddling your thumbs and being unable to do anything because you are waiting for someone higher up the chain to sign and approve your documents before you are even allowed to do anything else? Most would likely be able...
Record Number of Enterprises Becoming “Intelligent” with Growing IoT Investments Zebra Technologies today announced the results of its third annual “Intelligent Enterprise Index” which indicates a record 61 percent of enterprises worldwide are on the path to becoming “intelligent,” compared to only 49 percent in 2018. This global survey analyzes the...
Over the last 50 years, there have been projects that have shaped or changed the landscape of their sectors so dramatically that it could essentially be considered a paradigm shift. From technology, to healthcare, to entertainment; these projects were fundamental to how we approach their respective sectors and industries...
By Rupert Naylor, Senior Vice President, Data & Services, Asia Pacific, Mastercard If you took a trip to Thailand, Japan or Singapore in the past year, you’re far from alone. With Asia’s hot spots attracting more global travelers than ever before – jumping to 342.2 million visits in 2018 from...
The issue of SMEs suffering from late and overdue payments is rather commonplace throughout the world. Every year, new reports and research get released, detailing the swathes of SMEs who suffer from late payments and outstanding bills. This corporate culture of slow payment is concerning as SMEs rely more heavily...
By Gopi Ganesalingam, Vice President, Enterprise Development, MDEC Buoyed by a long history as a hub and gateway between East and West, Malaysia continues to be well positioned in the digital world today with much to offer globally. Malaysia’s digital economy has contributed 18.3% of overall GDP in 2017, according to...
Be the disruptor, not the disrupted Leverage technology with a partner Drive transformation and deliver outcomes The march of technology defines business processes across the ages. The development of double-entry bookkeeping in Renaissance Italy enabled businesses to keep accurate records. The invention of the lightbulb changed the way we...
During the Age of Sail, Singapore was known as a strategic port in Southeast Asia. Today, the Lion City is known as a global hub, attracting visitors from all over. Singapore is where people meet, collaborate, and innovate. From its strategic position, it offers market access to 4 billion people...
Despite the slowing birth rates throughout developed nations, the world’s population continues to grow. Advances in technology and medicine have contributed to longer life spans, inflating population numbers even further. Unfortunately, at the rate that we are consuming resources, this growth is unsustainable. As such, over the past few decades,...

The Rubber Tyre Conundrum

This article was contributed by Green Rubber Global. As of 2019, some 3 billion tyres are used each year, which gives you some idea of the number of motor vehicles currently on the roads around the world. A byproduct of this modern paradigm is 3 billion used tyres on an...
By Julienne Loh Around the world, small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are the mainstay of nearly every economy. The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is no different. SMEs here comprise 95 percent of all businesses, employ half the workforce, and account for as much as 50 percent of the GDP of wealthy nations...
So you have made a start-up. Business is good and the company is growing. You now want to expand your business to other areas and widen your market base. During this time, you might consider franchising your business as an option. Franchising is popular among business owners as it can...

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