Green Business Times is the leading online sustainability toolkit for businesses in Singapore, with a green editorial focus on Strategy and Leaders, Operations and Culture, Design and Tech, and Marketing and CSR. Launched in 2008 by Green Future Solutions, Green Business Times is the first online publication in Singapore with a focus on business and the environment.
A global green business revolution is gaining momentum and changing how businesses operate. We believe that a new generation of business leaders and companies in Singapore will face new challenges and opportunities.
Green Business Times aims to shape the green business revolution in Singapore by inspiring businesses and providing them with the knowledge and tools. We will chronicle environmental news in Singapore, highlight new sustainable business practices and case studies, showcase innovative companies and business leaders, and explore the tools and strategies for navigating the green business revolution.
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Strategy and Leaders – Green Trends and Ideas; Business Development; Sustainability Leadership; Green Strategy; Sustainability Strategies; Green CEOs; Green Leaders; Business Innovation; Entrepreneurship; Green and Social Entrepreneurs
Operations and Culture – Environmental Management System; ISO 14001; Resource and Operational Efficiency; Pollution Prevention; Risk Control; Waste Reduction; Water Management; Air Pollution Control; Waste Management; Climate Change; Carbon Footprint; Carbon Trading and Offset; Greenhouse Gas Emissions; Energy Efficiency; Green Office; Facilities Management; Green Supply Chain; Green Procurement and Purchasing; Behaviour Change; Green Culture; Organisational Change; Management
Design and Tech – Green Design; Design for the Environment; Cradle to Cradle; Biomimicry; Life Cycle Assessment; Green Building Design; Green Product Design; Green Innovation; Green Gadgets; Cleantech; Renewable Energy; Clean Fuel; Social Media; Web 2.0
Marketing and CSR – Marketing and Branding; Advertising; Public Relations; Eco-labels; Environmental Reporting; Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Resources – Start greening your business with our free guides and case studies
News – Read the latest news from the media, and press releases from companies and government agencies
Events – Participate in seminars, exhibitions and activities to learn more about the environment and take action
Jobs – Find out what green jobs are available in Singapore
Eugene Tay, Founder and Editor
He is the Director of Green Future Solutions, a sustainability consulting company that helps businesses and organisations address environmental challenges and identify green opportunities.
Eugene previously worked for the National Environment Agency on waste minimisation and recycling, and taught ecotourism at the Ngee Ann Polytechnic.
He has a Master’s degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the Nanyang Technological University and a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering with a Minor in Technopreneurship from the National University of Singapore.
Jovin Hurry, Writer
Jovin specialises at asking the right questions to the right person at the right time. He probes entrepreneurs at how they negotiate around core sustainability issues, in their world of turbulent markets, limited resources, social disparities and structural faults.
Jovin has spent the last 15 years studying, living and working in Asia and Europe, as a student, an analyst and a facilitator in the field of sustainability, business and learning and development.
Jovin completed two Masters in Sweden (Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability and Entrepreneurship & Innovation); finished a Bachelor in Singapore (Environmental Engineering); and has chaired, facilitated and organised a number of events and trainings on sustainability in Asia and Europe.
Manishankar Prasad, Writer
He is currently pursuing a Graduate Research Program in Sociology at the Nanyang Technological University.
Manishankar has worked in the environmental consulting sector in Oman in the Environmental Impact Assessment and Management Systems knowledge domain.
He has a Masters in Environmental Engineering from the National University of Singapore and an undergraduate degree in Biotechnology Engineering from Oman. During his Masters at NUS, he was the research director of the AIESEC@NUS Project on Social Entrepreneurship. He is a GIVE.Sg Fellow as well.
Cheng Zhi Wei, Writer
Zhi Wei is currently completing his undergraduate studies in Material Science and Engineering and Economics at the National University of Singapore and hopes to someday use the stuff he is learning to help achieve a greener future.
He is a member of Energy Carta, a non-profit organization started by NUS students focusing on the sustainable energy industry, where he is the co-lead in the development team for Changing the Game: Southeast Asia, a card game that simulates the challenges of energy policy.
In his free time, he likes cycling around Singapore, playing volleyball, and just enjoying the outdoors.
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