Keyword : History

  • Singapore Airlines’ Relevance is More than An Economic Question

    By: IPS Editor | Jun 02, 2017 | Hits: 2359

    Singapore Airlines (SIA) recently announced a surprising fourth-quarter net loss, and pledged to review and transform its business. Much of the discussion following the news has centred on what SIA must do to reclaim its market share in a climate of increasing competition, and global political and economic volatility. If SIA’s current financial woes continue,…..

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  • Preserving Tangible Links to the Past

    By: IPS Editor | Apr 15, 2016 | Hits: 2721

    Stepping out of the ferry that docked at the St John’s Island pier, I was struck by the sharp contrast between past and present. Amidst the idyllic scene of swaying casuarina trees and a languid swimming lagoon were signs of the island’s dark past. Watchtowers, floodlights and barbed wire fences dotted the background, harking back…..

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