Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, has been selected as the food services partner of INSEAD (Asia Campus) after a competitive pitch against both local and overseas vendors. Services will begin in August 2018.
Still French-owned, the company started out selling tinned sardines with Clouet, the name of its founder, on the cans along with a rooster, symbol of France. That led Malays to dub it ‘chop ayam’ – the chicken brand. The rest is history.
Société Générale sees rising interest from Asia in investments in renewable energy, even as the French bank looks to globally deploy 100 billion euros (S$158 billion) into the green sector by 2020, according to recent interviews with two senior bankers.
IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, is delighted to announce that it received Frost & Sullivan’s 2017 Global Biometric Authentication Solutions Company of the Year award. As such, Frost & Sullivan recognizes IDEMIA’s best-in-class and future-facing technology, customer-centric support, game-changing industry innovations and superior overall performance.
Total and Pavilion Energy, through their subsidiaries Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions and Pavilion Gas, have signed Heads of Agreement (HoA) to jointly develop a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunker supply chain in the port of Singapore. The agreement covers the shared long-term time charter of a new generation LNG bunker vessel (LNGBV) to be commissioned by Pavilion Gas by 2020. It also includes an LNG supply arrangement between the two companies enabling Total to deliver LNG bunker to its customers.
ESSEC Business School and the Supply Chain and Logistics Academy (SCALA®) today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and the launch of a joint Logistics Innovation Programme (LIP) for Singapore.
Once upon a time was a President who promised that personal taxation in France would become a lot more welcoming to foreign investors. Looking back over the past year, let’s numbers speak for themselves : if we consider an individual whose assets are equally divided between real estate and investment securities, the newly introduced 30% flat tax on investment income (12,8% for non-resident investors) and the limitation of the scope of wealth taxation to real estate assets has cut down global tax liability by a good 50%.
Insurance is one of the oldest modern industries. Most policies sold today are still based on concepts of coverage and pricing invented centuries ago, by early insurance companies in England and continental Europe. Now the industry is being re-invented—and much of the action can be found among new insurtech companies in China and Southeast Asia. Read more on Smart Health.
Getting ready for BroadcastAsia and NXTAsia to take place over the next three days!
ENGIE has launched the first digital outcome-focused service in Singapore, using the Avril Digital platform that has been designed to provide initial and predictive analysis with the purpose of managing the efficiency of data centres.
On 11 June 2018, Thierry Blandinières, CEO of InVivo, accepted the Epicures 2018 Special Jury Prize for So France, Le bistro-épicerie, a concept store that recently launched in Singapore on 21 March, from Patrick Scicard, former CEO of the Lenôtre Group.
The hilarious and heartwarming true story of singer Florence Foster Jenkins, who filled Carnegie Hall to capacity, despite lacking the capacity to actually sing is set to hit the stage in Singapore this September!
Cleantech Solar recently increased its signed portfolio to more than 100 MWp of solar projects across South East Asia and India, spread over more than 100 sites in 8 different countries. This makes it an undisputed leader in a region that is both diverse and challenging, but also holds great potential for further growth as Cleantech Solar continues to help companies achieve their renewable energy commitments.
Held on Friday 08 June 2018 at Société Générale, Level 12 Townhall, Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 1