Feb 5, 2013

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Online Shopping Singapore Guides. Tips for Singapore Online Shopping

As far as I can recall, Singapore is never short of irony. At the beginning, Singapore was regarded no more than just a tiny red dot but yet we have come far to become one of the most developed nation. We have been crowned the richest nation in the world (with the highest GDP) but yet Singaporeans are the unhappiest people on earth. Singapore has one of the highest...

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Oct 10, 2012

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101 Amazon Singapore Shopping Guide

101 Amazon Singapore Shopping Guide

Do you know that Amazon’s stock (AMZN) is worth 250 times its earning? It is the rarest among the rare companies listed in NASDAQ that is worth so much. Don’t just take my word for it. Check it out for yourself here. I can tell you that Amazon is the only company in NASDAQ with a market valuation of more than US$100B that is trading at such exorbitant...

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Aug 21, 2012

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Cost Saving Tips when Shopping from Amazon

Cost Saving Tips when Shopping from Amazon

Online retailers often tout Cost Saving as the biggest benefit of online shops compared to brick-and-mortar shops. By eliminating physical stores, online shops lower their operating cost by shedding the retail space rental component out of their operating structure. This directly translates to lower selling price that is passed on to customers as cost saving. If you have tried...

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Jul 22, 2012

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What you need to know about Singapore’s import duty and 7% GST when shoppi...

What you need to know about Singapore’s import duty and 7% GST when shopping from abroad

Singapore is a country with probably the most open economy. This is possible due to both push and pull factor of us being a tiny island nation. With no land for agricultural farming, there is no domestic agriculture industry to protect. This is unlike in many other countries (even U.S.) where crop industry is huge and there is reason for the existence of trade barrier to protect...

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Jul 11, 2012

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3 Reasons why Singaporeans should Shop from Amazon

3 Reasons why Singaporeans should Shop from Amazon

Amazon is today the world’s largest online retailer. It is true that they started as an online book seller. But Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is a man with big ambition. Over the past 2-3 years alone, they have purchased a handful of other small but rapidly growing online retailers. From diapers to to soap. From movies to fabrics. From toys to shoes. From warehouse deals to...

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