Perspectives

Is investing in property in S’pore really as good an idea as everyone says it is? Not necessarily.

The economy is different today than it was a few decades ago.

November 28, 2021, 11:20 AM

Comment: Each PM frontrunner has been handling matters outside their portfolios, as if preparing for the top job.

Some eight months have passed and we're no closer to finding out who will be the next PM.

November 27, 2021, 04:21 PM

Banyan Tree Chairman Ho Kwon Ping: Why do many of our elites come from the same top schools?

Lessons on Leadership: Singapore can be proud of its meritocracy, but it needs to recognise and fix the flaws in the system, says Ho Kwon Ping.

November 27, 2021, 12:16 PM

Comment: Exams in S’pore are ‘all or nothing’. How will young S’poreans learn to try & fail (a lot)?

Is the very existence of these exams harmful to promoting innovation?

November 25, 2021, 08:36 AM

S’porean, 36, has been living in luxury hotels in Bangkok, Dubai & Bali since Nov. 2020 at S$1,193 per month

Much of this was achieved through loyalty programmes, pandemic discounts and a constant search for hotel deals.

November 21, 2021, 10:15 AM

Pregnant at 15, I spent my younger years running away from everything. Now, I want to help others like me.

I am healing from the trauma of everything that I went through: an abusive relationship, working as a KTV hostess to make ends meet, and suicidal ideation.

November 20, 2021, 05:00 PM

Comment: What can we do about the ‘dumb mob’ & echo chambers on social media?

Both media and governance need disinterested and impartial institutions.

November 14, 2021, 10:13 AM

Married, middle-aged men more likely to panic sell investments when markets crash. Why?

The importance of learning to embrace ‘manxiety’.

November 13, 2021, 10:21 AM

8 political & non-politician questions we have after learning about Raeesah Khan's admission in Parliament

What are the implications?

November 06, 2021, 08:38 PM

Can family businesses ever be meritocratic? Banyan Tree chairman Ho Kwon Ping thinks it's possible.

Lessons on Leadership: Ho Kwon Ping explains why family businesses can and should have meritocratic intent even though they aren't meritocracies.

November 06, 2021, 10:33 AM