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Healthcare sector needs to make strategic use of IT

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

The challenges facing Singapore healthcare are formidable. Singapore needs another 30,000 healthcare professionals to help meet growing demand driven by a senior population that will double in size in the next 13 years and an explosion of chronic diseases which now afflict half the adult population. 1,010 more words

Current Affairs

The maker of UGG boots is up for sale

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

Deckers Outdoor, the maker of the popular UGG brand, has announced it is reviewing “strategic alternatives” that include the sale of the firm.  193 more words

Money Matters

Luxury retailer Jimmy Choo puts itself up for sale

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Luxury retailer Jimmy Choo is seeking offers for the company as part of a review of its strategic options to maximise shareholder value, it said on Monday. 119 more words

Money Matters

US State Department representative will visit Estonia and Ukraine to discuss military assistance programs

UAWIRE, 23 April 2017

The U.S. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs, Ambassador Tina Kaidanow, will visit Ukraine next week to discuss military assistance programs, the State Department said in a message. 123 more words

Review Article

Russian submariners perfecting under-ice navigation skills in Arctic

TASS Russian News Agency, 22 April 2017

MOSCOW, April 22. /TASS/. The crews of Russian strategic submarines are sharpening their skills of under-ice navigation in Arctic conditions, Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu told the ministry’s board meeting on Friday. 69 more words

Review Article

E-sports to be official medal sport for 2022 Asian Games

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: E-sports will be an official medal sport at the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, China.

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and Alisports of China – the sports arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group – on Monday (Apr 17) announced a strategic partnership to bring the electronic sports “video game phenomenon” to the games. 248 more words

Current Affairs

What I’ve Learned About GDPR

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that comes into effect in May 2018 is a subject that has moved to the top of many a list of priorities and is going to have a major effect on how we handle personal data. 1,123 more words