release cpf savings for hardship needs ● 王彼得 by peter ong i believe more and more people today are crying out "money no enough." having "not enough money" to spend is but a small matter. what is more troubling is ha..
● 陈美凤 by goh mui hong stock prices have fallen considerably during the current economic malaise. although there is the risk that stock markets may not have bottomed, the current low stock prices offer an opportunity for reta..
one of the most important aspects in the conduct of war isthe relationship between strategy, structure and behaviour. in fact, the following phrases by sun tzu are very illuminating:"to manage a large force in combat is simi..
directors: statutory requirements,appointment, resignation and removal● 吕俊昭 loo choon chiaw section 145 of the act (hereinafter referred to as "section 145") provides that every company incorporated in singapore sha..
after world war ii, the japanese economy was in ruins, andits industries highly uncompetitive. it was simply not possible to compete head-on against the large western business corporations. instead, the japanese manufactu..
in modern strategic management and planning, swot analysisis a widely known diagnostic tool. swot analysis refers to understanding the strength and weakness of the competitors relative to oneself, and realising the opportu..
● 茆懿心博士 dr jennifer mao the singapore international monetary exchange (simex) announced on 27 april 1998 that it would launch in august a stock index futures contract based on the singapore stock market. in a..
the subject, for most singaporean investors , is actually somewhat "moot", as the availability of "offshore funds" to them is greatly restricted. perhaps in reviewing the subject, it is worth considering taking another look at ..
● 茆懿心博士 dr jennifer mao a gold futures contract buys gold for future delivery. a futures contract on hsbc stock has the hsbc shares as the underlying commodity. but what does a stock index futures (sif) contract buy..
● 茆懿心博士dr jennifer mao suppose the settlement prices for the simsci futures september contract over the period from the 24th to the 31stof august are as shown in column (3) of the accompanying table. since mr tan buys one..
● 茆懿心博士 dr jennifer mao a company's annual report must contain three key financialstatements -- the balance sheet (bs), the income statement (is), and the statement of changes in financial positi..
● 茆懿心博士 dr jennifer mao while a balance sheet is a stock-based static statement that presents a company's financial position at a point in time, an income statement is a flow-based dynamic statement tha..
one of the most important principles un-derlying the conduct of war has to be pro-activeness. this is aptly captured by the following saying by sun tzi: "in the conduct of war, one must not rely on the enemy's failure to come..