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With business models and the enforcement landscape changing, compliance functions must transform to better prevent, detect and respond to data and fraud risks. Both technology and people hold the key.
Being profitable does not make investing in innovation any less important. How can businesses disrupt themselves before they are disrupted?
Finance 4.0 goes beyond automation. The challenge for CFOs is to shift mindsets and move past the hype to determine the strategic mix of technology that adds insights and value to the business.
With morphing consumer demands, food service providers in Asia are looking at technologies such as intelligent automation and advanced analytics to significantly accelerate the time to insight – and speed to market.
Harnessing the full potential of women in the region remains a missed opportunity. There is more that governments and corporations can do collaboratively to secure equal opportunities for women.
While M&As are usually seen as an effective way to enter new markets, support growth and create value, evidence suggests that not all deals achieve these goals.
A focus on diversity and inclusiveness has been linked to improved business performance but such efforts may fail to deliver impact if a culture of belonging is absent.
Both businesses and employees need to sharpen their focus on skills acquisition, development and mastery in order to stay competitive amid industry and technological shifts.
This multi-faceted Budget addresses the long-term challenges and lays the foundation for a sustainable future for Singapore.
With the expansion of opportunities that digital brings, SMEs in Southeast Asia can better harness technology for growth and innovation while tapping on support networks to overcome funding barriers.
While it may be too early to assess the full impact of the US tax reform, businesses should take their next steps carefully.