• 11
    May

    Local e-commerce start-up Anchanto bags funding and deals

    The Straits Times by SABRINA THESEIRA

    Rising home-grown e-commerce and logistics platform Anchanto has won fresh funding and partnership deals from two of Asia's leading e-commerce firms. The deals will help Anchanto pursue its goal of becoming the top e-commerce selling and logistics platform… More

  • 28
    Apr

    25 awards given to airlines that helped grow S'pore air hub

    The Straits Times by ZHAKI ABDULLAH

    Twenty-five awards were given out last night to airlines that contributed to the growth and development of the Singapore air hub over the past year, as part of the 12th annual Changi Airline Awards. The ceremony, organised by Changi Airport Group (CAG)… More

  • 25
    Apr

    Changi's passenger traffic grows 4.7% in Q1 to 15 million

    The Straits Times

    Changi Airport handled 15 million passengers in the first quarter of 2017, a 4.7 per cent jump compared with the corresponding period last year. China accounted for about 10 per cent of total passenger movement during this period, Changi Airport Group… More

  • 14
    Apr

    Faster processing of parcels with Changi's e-Commerce AirHub

    The Straits Times by KARAMJIT KAUR

    Online shoppers can expect a shorter wait for their items with the opening of a $21 million facility at Changi Airport where products shipped from overseas are automatically scanned, sorted and immediately handed to SingPost for delivery. In the past,… More

  • 14
    Apr

    SATS unveils S$21m e-commerce airhub

    The Business Times by JUDITH TAN

    Singapore CONSUMERS can expect overseas packages to arrive sooner with the opening of SATS' new eCommerce AirHub. The S$21 million facility, which was officially opened on Thursday, will enhance Changi's e-commerce mail-sorting capability by more than… More

  • 22
    Mar

    Agility buys fifth warehouse in Singapore for S$25.5 million

    The Business Times by CLAUDIA CHONG

    Singapore KUWAIT- and Dubai-listed global logistics firm Agility has acquired a fifth warehouse in Singapore for S$25.5 million. Agility said on Tuesday that with the acquisition of the warehouse, which gives the firm more than 600,000 sq ft of warehouse… More

  • 14
    Mar

    Tight cost control key for SIA in weak-yield environment

    The Business Times by NISHA RAMCHANDANI

    A WEAK yield environment seems to be par for the course for airlines in the region these days. Singapore Airlines (SIA), for one, is still facing overcapacity as it heads towards the tail-end of its financial year ending March 31, 2017. This persistent… More

  • 08
    Mar

    Air cargo market delivers steady growth

    The Straits Times by ANN WILLIAMS

    The global air cargo market showed steady growth in demand at the start of this year, according to new data from the International Air Transport Association (Iata) . Demand, measured in freight tonne kilometres, rose 6.9 per cent in January from a year… More

  • 07
    Mar

    Logistics sector first to tap Attach and Train scheme

    The Straits Times by TOH YONG CHUAN

    The logistics sector will be the first to see a new Attach and Train scheme in which workers can join companies for training attachments without the companies having to hire them. The scheme, which is part of the broader Professional Conversion Programme… More

  • 03
    Mar

    Logistics start-up delivers on last-mile innovation

    The Straits Times

    Start-up Ninja Van took logistics here to the next level, with technology that allows more efficient last-mile deliveries. Businesses on its cloud platform can use the spare capacity of other fleets to fulfil deliveries. The company - co-founded by… More