| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Here’s an ingenious idea for getting shelter dogs up for adoption out into the public eye: put their pictures in a furnishings store. In Singapore, two shelter agencies — Save Our Street Dogs and Animal Lovers League — collaborated...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Even a hotel designed by I.M. Pei needs an occasional update – especially with the tourism boom in Singapore.
Fairmont Singapore recently completed a multimillion-dollar makeover that added a new lobby and a new ultimate standard room category...
| Jul 22, 2014
Few business journalists make their way into pop culture. Then there's Maria Bartiromo, who was dubbed as the "Money Honey." Joey Ramone of the Ramones was clearly smitten with her, too. He sang her praises in his song, "Maria Bartiromo."
| Jul 15, 2014
If you're planning a long-distance overseas trip -- one of those 18-hour marathon nonstops, or even worse, two 12-hour flights with a connection, you might want to take a stopover at an intermediate point, especially when the normal itinerary is back-to-...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:02 AM
Singapore has scored an own goal with its World Cup anti-gambling ad which features a crestfallen boy telling his friends his dad bet his life savings on Germany - who have just reached the finals by thrashing host nation Brazil 7-1.
The video, which has...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:30 AM
HONG KONG - Spackman Entertainment Group, one of the companies behind "Snowpiercer," is to float its shares on the Singapore stock market.
The company is a Hong Kong-based holding company, whose principal assets are its three South Korean film...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Cruise lines are making waves out there with news of ship deployments. Here are some tips about a sampling of interesting itineraries — near and far — this year and next:
· Princess Cruises – Sapphire Princess has...
| Jun 16, 2014
After focusing its growth on North America for its first half-century, Crate and Barrel is aggressively expanding abroad, looking for new opportunities in Asia, Latin America and Europe.
CEO Sascha Bopp has moved the brand into eight new countries, with...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:30 AM
HONG KONG -- A trio of broadcasters in Asia are to air ABC's music show "Rising Star US."
The 10-episode series, produced by Israel's Keshet International, will be broadcast from this weekend (Sunday, June 22). It will be hosted by international singer/...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Joe Nelligan had something to tell his son.
Joe, a senior vice president at Lisle-based Molex and a Benet graduate, was driving his freshman son Liam Nelligan from their La Grange Park home to Benet on a Saturday morning in January 2011. Liam had a...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- California headquartered mobile content provider Vuclip has signed a deal with Indian studio Balaji Motion Pictures to make available Balaji's entire Bollywood library available to subscribers.
Titles include "Main Tera Hero", "Ragini MMS 2"...