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Shipping Sensibly

RightShip takes the helm of implementing ESG strategies across the maritime industry. Charting new waters into Singapore, we speak with ESG Manager, Aishwarya Iyer.

By Phoebe Harper

Indonesia’s Capital Upgrade Underway

Jakarta is being replaced as Indonesia’s capital city by Nusantara, an ambitious, green and futuristic project.

By Ed Budds

What trends do you forecast for the year ahead within your sector?

We gave featured business leaders of issue 55 the final word in answering “What trends do you forecast for the year ahead within your sector?”

By Editorial Team

What does the Metaverse Mean for Crypto?

Kristjan Kangro, CEO and Founder of Change, explores the emergence of the metaverse, what it means for crypto and the opportunity it presents to create a fairer, more inclusive digital economy.

By Kristjan Kangro

Taking Commodities Carbon Neutral

Trovio Group is a trusted partner tackling decarbonisation in the digital asset ecosystem. We examine the need to retire carbon credits and a low-carbon agenda with Head of Special Projects, Angus Scott.

By Phoebe Harper

Escalating Smart Cities

Escalating Smart CitiesWeMaintain is the Proptech start-up who has just entered the Singapore market. Co-Founder and COO Jade Francine, explores disrupting the industry and enabling the Smart Cities of tomorrow Writer: Phoebe Harper “Singapore has one of the most sophisticated built environments in the world, with almost 9,500 high-rise buildings served by ultra-modern infrastructure.”Southeast Asia is widely tipped as the global hub for the future of the Proptech industry. Increased investments in infrastructure throughout the region combined with growing population levels rising in alignment with economic performance merge to create a region that is ripe to support the cities of the future within an explosive sector.WeMaintain is the innovative Proptech company fuelling the development of Smart Cities across the world, inspiring a holistic way of working between modern technologies and the engineers behind their operation.Breathing new technology into old buildings is at the core of WeMaintain. The greatest example of this is how the company weaves the internet of things (IoT) into infrastructure, thereby placing data analysis and intuitive maintenance at the very heart of their design. Notable examples in the WeMaintain portfolio include the Docklands Light Railway, WeWork and Workspace offices.WeMaintain has most recently added an office in Singapore to its global footprint, in addition to a presence in both Paris and London. Now, Asia has become WeMaintain’s latest playground, with Singapore as the very nexus of this dynamic growth.With IoT hardware driving data collection, supported by cloud-based proprietary technology, WeMaintain specialises in elevator and escalator solutions for both commercial and residential real estate. The company’s offering

By Editorial Team

The Latest Crypto Craze

Global NFT sales are exploding, and this is just the beginning of an even bigger surge for the crypto market in Asia.

By Editorial Team

What qualities are needed to succeed as a businessperson in your field?

We gave featured business leaders of issue 54 the final word in answering “What qualities are needed to succeed as a businessperson in your field?”

By Editorial Team

Powering the Future of Business with AI

Paul Boyle, CEO at Retail Insight examines the need for effective integration and strategic investment in the realm of artificial intelligence (AI).  

By Paul Boyle

Luye Pharma : Mind Over Matter

Keeping Asia Pacific in good health, Andy Siow, Director for APAC at Luye Pharma, discusses addressing the mental health crisis and what makes the company a partner of choice. 

By Phoebe Harper