Month: September 2021

Intelligent living: Smart Kitchen

Intelligent living: Smart Kitchen

The global smart kitchen market size is valued at US$14.47 billion in 2019 and is expected to grow at 18.7% a year to hit over US$45 billion by 2027.

Singapore’s bid to be a listing destination of choice

Singapore’s bid to be a listing destination of choice

Would Singapore’s recent package of initiatives, including new rules allowing SPACs to list, turn it into a tech IPO hub? Leon Perera, Chief Executive Officer of Spire Research and Consulting shared his thoughts with The Business Times, Singapore.

Tourism will recover

Tourism will recover

The global tourism industry – along with the Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) sector – was devastated by the Covid-19 pandemic, as travel and quarantine rules kicked in. However, it will recover.

Telemedicine – Diagnosis on fingertips

Telemedicine – Diagnosis on fingertips

Telemedicine is the diagnosis and treatment of patients administered remotely through telecommunications. The telemedicine market is valued at US$ 60 billion in 2020, and projected to grow 18.2% annually between 2021 and 2027.

Pool of Opportunities in Indonesia’s Logistics Sector

Pool of Opportunities in Indonesia’s Logistics Sector

Spire Deputy CEO, Jeffrey Bahar, shared his insights on the growth and business prospects of Indonesia’s logistics sector at the Global Supply Chain Council’s (GSCC) recent E-Commerce Operations Asia Summit 2021.

World Ozone Day

World Ozone Day

Observed on 16 Sep every year, the World Ozone Day commemorates the signing of the Montreal Protocol in 1987, where 28 countries agreed to reduce production of harmful ozone layer depleting substances.

NFC transforms Healthcare sector

NFC transforms the Healthcare Sector

Valued at US$15 million in 2019, the global Near Field Communication (NFC) market size is projected to grow 14% a year between 2021 and 2028 to reach US$54 million by 2028.