Daily Archives: 2014-05-18

Can a gatekeeper innovate?

By Dr. Lai Kok Fung SingTel has just released its financial figures for financial year and quarter ended 31 March 2014. The figures are broken into three segments: consumer, enterprise and digital. Its Digital Life unit focuses on latest Internet technologies to develop new revenue and growth engines. I will focus my discussion on innovation here. In the quarter, revenue from …

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Allow dual nationality, pleads S’pore PR

  In a letter to the Straits Times on 16 May, Singapore permanent resident, Stephen McNulty, pleaded with the authorities to “remove the one barrier that is preventing” him from “from taking the final step to truly calling Singapore home.” Mr McNulty was replying to an earlier letter by Christopher Chong which Mr Chong had written to the same paper …

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Local artist attacked in Hongkong, perpetrator still unknown

By Terry Xu Singapore Artist and Cultural Medallion recipient, Lee Wen attacked in Hongkong and now seeking medical attention. According to the person who posted this photo that shows the injuries sustained by Lee Wen, he has taken part in a seminar at City University in Hongkong entitled “Art and Value”. During the forum, he raised the issue about law, …

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