In less than a decade, the Singapore Management University (SMU) has established a reputation for pushing the boundaries of innovation, creativity and academic excellence in redefining tertiary education. SMU introduced pedagogy previously unseen in Singapore, and has shown how a broad-based education and interactive teaching environment in small class sizes produces graduates well-prepared for the demands of the real world. Known as a pioneer in its holistic admissions approach of recruiting all-rounded, multi-talented students and incorporating leadership and soft skills training in the undergraduate curriculum, SMU embraces its mission to create and disseminate knowledge, aspiring to generate leading edge research with global impact as well as to produce broad-based, creative and entrepreneurial leaders for the knowledge-based economy. Website »


The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) aims to develop a globally competitive workforce and a great workplace, for a cohesive society and a secure economic future for all Singaporeans. By encouraging good employment conditions, income growth and job mobility for lowwage workers, we will be able to achieve productivity-led growth. We champion inclusive growth by helping our workforce attain skills and competencies to raise their employability, build rewarding careers, achieve income security, and lifelong competitiveness. As we strive to build a world-class talent capital in Singapore, our foreign manpower framework is designed to ensure Singapore remains a Home For Talent for all, while effectively managing our foreign workforce for Singapore’s long-term competitiveness and cohesion. We are also focused on developing and facilitating the adoption of progressive human practices to strengthen Singapore’s position as a leading human capital hub in Asia. Website  »


The Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) is the lead government agency for planning and executing strategies to enhance Singapore’s position as a global business centre. We dream, design and deliver solutions that create value for investors and companies in Singapore. Our mission is to create for Singapore, sustainable economic growth with vibrant business and good job opportunities. ‘Host to Home’ articulates how EDB is sharpening its economic development strategies to position Singapore for the future. It is about extending Singapore’s value proposition to businesses not just to help them improve their bottom line, but also to help them grow their top line. EDB plans to build on existing strengths and add new layers of capabilities to enable Singapore to become a ‘Home for Business’, a ‘Home for Innovation’ and a ‘Home for Talent’. Website  »