Articles - 2019

The gig economy should be your next career choice

22 Dec 2019

The gig economy has been around for years and Singapore has been at the forefront of maintaining its modern workforce. At a glimpse, Singapore has kept unemployment at 2%, among the lowest in the world.

What to expect from South Korea’s pharma scene in the next 5 years?

29 Nov 2019

The pharmaceutical market in South Korea is rapidly expanding and is expected to reach more than USD20 billion by 2020. This amount is set to enhance its foundation in the next five years to become a global biotech and pharmaceutical hub.

Real Life Sciences Singapore partnered with APAC MedTech Forum 2019

13 Nov 2019

The healthcare industry is evolving rapidly and our Real Life Sciences team in Singapore attended the recent APAC MedTech Forum to get first-hand insight to the latest trends in the market.

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Where is Singapore in its digital pharma journey?

11 Oct 2019

As the region’s technological hub, Singapore’s digital journey has rapidly evolved with sophisticated technologies and innovation. As such, the nation is well-poised to transform the future of pharma within Southeast Asia. But what exactly is the impact of digital disruption in the sector, what does it mean and how is it going to impact the pharmaceutical scene?

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What makes South Korea an attractive biotech hub for talent?

23 Sep 2019

South Korea is the 11th largest economy in the world, with a strong export market and highly-skilled labour force. However, like most Asian countries, they face various constraints that can impede sustainable growth.

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What is the value of GMP in tech transfer within the pharma manufacturing industry?

24 Jul 2019

The global pharmaceutical (pharma) industry in Singapore has evolved over the years, shaping the way that new drugs are discovered, manufactured and sold. Today, Singapore is currently competing globally to establish itself as a pharma manufacturing hub.

How will hiring contingent workers in a GMP-regulated environment impact your organisation today?

12 Jul 2019

The gig economy has gained in popularity today as the workforce continues to embrace the benefits of short-term stints. From greater flexibility to greater freedom, it is no surprise that contingent workers here in Singapore are already making up one-third of the workforce.

Are there more opportunities in South Korea’s medical scene following the government’s ₩500b investment?

10 Jul 2019

South Korea’s government spending has always played a crucial role in boosting the economy. How will this investment help in creating more jobs and encouraging innovation that can contribute to the country’s sustainable growth?