17 October 14 | The Business Times by MALMINDERJIT SINGH
SingaporeTHE logistics industry in Singapore has come up against obstacles in attracting young talent even as demand for labour in the sector grows, prompting the industry and government to look for ways to improve the situation.The hiring challenges come out of a mismatch of expectations, lack of awareness of the nature of the industry and the appeal of alternative careers.Lee Eng Keat, the...
29 September 14 | The Straits Times
AS A manager in the Group Commercial and Business Development Department for Singapore company Pacific Radiance, Mr Chia Yujin, 34, travels the globe in search of new business.
The company owns and operates offshore vessels, such as platform supply vessels that transport goods and personnel to and from offshore oil platforms and other offshore structures.
The new business might be joint ventures...
26 September 14 | The Straits Times by CHERYL ONG
OFFSHORE and marine company Teho International is buying local property firm ECG Property Services in a $17 million deal, giving the latter a listed vehicle for expansion.
Teho executives told a briefing yesterday that it will fork out $5 million in cash for the acquisition, while the rest will be satisfied with 42.9 million shares at 28 cents apiece.
This will effectively translate into an 18...