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  • 14
    Dec

    HP unveils S$100m campus, home to its first advanced manufacturing centre

    The Business Times by JACQUELYN CHEOK

    Singapore SINGAPORE'S advanced manufacturing sector has received a fillip with the opening of HP's new Asia-Pacific Japan (APJ) campus at Depot Close. HP on Wednesday officially unveiled its S$100 million new APJ headquarters located in the Telok Blangah… More

  • 05
    Dec

    New S$42.4m Singtel-NTU lab set up to develop, commercialise digital tech

    The Business Times

    Singapore TELCO Singtel and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have set up a S$42.4 million laboratory to develop and commercialise digital technologies. The new Singtel Cognitive and AI Lab for Enterprises (Scale @ NTU) will focus on artificial… More

  • 04
    Dec

    Manufacturing sector here leading in Industry 4.0

    The Straits Times

    The article "S'pore lags behind regional peers in Industry 4.0" (Nov 30) paints an inaccurate picture of manufacturing in Singapore. Far from lagging behind regional peers, we have a strong manufacturing base that is leading the adoption of Industry… More

  • 17
    Nov

    Electronics surge tipped to continue next year

    The Straits Times by CHIA YAN MIN

    Electronics manufacturers in Singapore are looking to another strong year in 2018, after a slew of new product launches - including the iPhone X - helped lift growth in the sector this year. Manufacturing, which makes up a fifth of the Singapore economy,… More

  • 16
    Nov

    Electronics surge expected to continue in 2018; global outlook rosy

    The Business Times by CHIA YAN MIN

    Singapore ELECTRONICS manufacturers in Singapore are looking to another strong year in 2018, after a slew of new product launches - including the iPhone X - helped lift growth in the sector this year. Manufacturing, which makes up a fifth of the Singapore… More

  • 14
    Nov

    Precision engineering roadmap drives 10 future-ready projects

    The Business Times by CHIA YAN MIN

    Singapore A ROADMAP to transform Singapore's precision engineering sector and build more smart factories has helped kickstart 10 projects since its launch last October. Three of these projects were started by multinational firms, three by large local… More

  • 10
    Nov

    Singapore carving itself a spot on new global manufacturing value chains, says Tharman

    The Business Times by ANNABETH LEOW

    Singapore SINGAPORE is poised to be part of new global value chains in manufacturing amid a technological revolution in the sector, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said on Thursday, at the launch of a new research and development hub here.… More

  • 09
    Nov

    ST Engineering Q3 earnings surge 67.5% in absence of one-off charge

    The Business Times by JACQUELINE WOO

    Singapore THE absence of a one-time S$61.1 million charge for its specialty vehicle business in China gave a fillip to Singapore Technologies (ST) Engineering's earnings in the third quarter. Net profit for the three months to Sept 30 leapt 67.5 per… More

  • 01
    Nov

    IBM builds a partner ecosystem that delivers winning solutions

    The Business Times by HUI LI LEE

    COGNITIVE is ushering in a new era in technology and in business. Artificial intelligence is a new generation of technology and the cognitive systems it helps power will soon touch every facet of work and life, with the potential to radically transform… More

  • 27
    Oct

    Another star showing by electronics likely to upgrade Q3 GDP growth

    The Business Times by VIVIEN SHIAO

    Singapore THE predicted slowdown of Singapore's manufacturing output has not come in as sharply as economists feared for the month of September, as the electronics cluster continued to power ahead with double-digit growth. The Economic Development Board… More