The rise in alternate instant messaging such as WhatsApp and WeChat has mobile operators struggling to find ways to profit from them.
Although working largely from home and occasionally visiting the office is still a relatively rare concept amongst local companies, it’s actually a mild form of telecommuting. Some people actually telecommute between countries.
Touted as the wonder material of this century, graphene – the strongest, thinnest and most stretchable crystal in the world – is set to revolutionise industries in the country and throughout the world.
Like many office-bound employees, Eddy Kwong looks forward to Fridays – in his case, because he can swap his corporate clothes for a chef’s apron every weekend. Despite having a full-time job as a marketing officer, Kwong also operates a home-based supper club, welcoming strangers into his Sri Petaling apartment to taste his family’s cooking on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.