Is retiring a millionaire in Singapore wishful thinking or within reach? Many of us doubt the possibility of retiring comfortably in Singapore given the high cost of living here.
Alibaba’s Singles’ Day was a brilliant idea. Pick a relatively minor “holiday” that’s memorable and people are familiar with. Offer massive discounts. Associate your business with said day. Eventually take over said day and make it part of your overall brand. Profit.
Even before the phenomenal hit Crazy Rich Asians hit the cinemas middle of last year, Asia has already been attracting tons of attention for its growing number of wealthy populations. Two of the most populous nations on earth are in Asia – China and India – and are both minting millionaires and billionaires faster than ever before. Add to that, the rapid technological advancements are creating huge advantages for businesses run by Asian families, allowing them to directly compete with their Western counterparts. The result is an unprecedented explosion of opportunity for wealth creation.
Online dating may already appear to have turned the search for love into a fully automated and algorithmic process, but for more-traditional matchmakers still using in-real-life meetings to craft a pairing, technology adoption can be slow.