Business

The world’s most powerful passports, pandemic edition

The latest Henley Passport Index shows how country-based travel restrictions have changed the passport pecking order.

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‘The Pret Index’ highlights working from home trends

Pret sandwich sales are a surprisingly good indicator of how many workers aren’t returning to the office.

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Business travel isn't dead, but it's forever changed

Boring boardrooms are out and beaches are in, according to business travel executive Evan Konwiser.

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Foreign buying of Singapore homes hits 17-year low

Decline due to strict travel restrictions and global lockdowns.

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Dubai seeks to lure remote workers with free vaccines

In a world where remote work has become the new norm, Dubai aims to position itself as a favourite of mobile professionals.

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Can Eurostar survive the COVID era?

Border closures and travel restrictions are reportedly pushing Eurostar to the brink.

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Has COVID-19 changed your business travel plans for 2021?

Coronavirus, travel restrictions and videoconferencing apps like Zoom could bring about a seismic shift.

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Singapore plans hotel-office bubble for business travellers

The new [email protected] hotel facility will keep business travellers in a five-star bubble with its own meeting rooms.

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Has Covid-19 broken Singapore's expat model beyond repair?

Even after the city-state's 'circuit breaker' has ended, the appeal of expat life in Singapore has lost much of its shine.

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PM: economies to open, state borders to remain closed

Scott Morrison's new goal is to see interstate border restrictions lifted by December.

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Singapore opens New Zealand travel bubble

Singapore will allow quarantine-free travel from New Zealand, with the Australian quarantine period halved.

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Why bytes will never replace business travel: Harvard study

Video calls have their place but computer bytes aren't a long-term substitute for travelling brains, says Harvard University.

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Singapore keen to re-open its borders

The island-state and its showpiece airport have been heavy-hit by travel restrictions.

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Australia's borders set to open for international students

The trial will see 350 students flown in before hotel quarantine.

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How to stay safe in hotels and when flying

As lockdown restrictions ease, businesses travelers slowly return to the skies.

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Even coronavirus can't stop the Canton Fair trade expo

The world's largest trade show is going virtual, and may come away the better for it.

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Singapore trials business travel 'fast lane'

The 'business travel bubble' concept could be extended to several Covid-clear countries before leisure travel resumes.

David Flynn |

After Covid-19, Singapore faces a very different future

Singapore was built on the back of an open global economy, but its next steps will take place in a world that's more closed-off.

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