With a little help from Xero, Walter, Andrew and Fai from boxgreen took a bite-sized snack idea and turned it into a reality. Now, they have their sights on providing healthy snacks to all offices in Singapore — and beyond
From an empty stomach to a head full of ideas.
It wasn’t too long ago that boxgreen began as an idea between friends during work, when the long hours and whirr of a candy-filled vending machine were getting tiresome. Getting a nutritious snack that was tasty and convenient proved hard to come by. And so there they sat: a couple of investment bankers who thought it was high time office snacks everywhere got an overhaul.
The Malaysian Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed, yesterday tabled the mid-term review of the 11th Malaysia Plan in the Dewan Rakyat, which represents the first policy document of the new Pakatan Harapan Government.
The 11th Malaysia Plan is a five year development plan for the country from 2016 to 2020, and this mid-term review basically reports on the progress achieved in 2016 and 2017, and the Government's plan and strategies for 2018 to 2020.
The mid-term review is divided into 6 pillars:
Pillar 1 - Reforming Governance towards Greater Transparency and Enhancing Efficiency of Public Service
Brooke Rudzis is the drive and creative force behind Sunday Minx, a proud Australian company that blends its love of bold colours and contemporary patterns with the highest quality Turkish cotton to deliver designer bath towels that feel as good as they look. We spoke to Brooke about the highs and lows of her business journey as part of our beautiful business campaign.
My background is in newspapers. I worked in sales and advertising for nearly 10 years and resigned from my job just four months before I was entitled to long service leave. My friends couldn’t believe it, but the timing felt right.