Yearly Archives: 2020

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Disruption Returns

The Corona Virus outbreak in China brings the heavily underestimated power of disruption to the global economy into sharp focus. The effect of a virus in a globalised world is far more than in closed economies. Interconnections kick in immediately. Instantaneous news spurs people to suddenly stop buying goods from…

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Voluntary Retirement Scheme (VRS)

Voluntary Retirement Scheme  Retirement is closer than we think. Especially for those opting for the Voluntary Retirement Scheme (VRS). VRS is a scheme offered by employers to incentivise long-term employees to retire early. Normally, employees stay in the workforce until they attain superannuation (i.e. turn 60). Through the voluntary retirement scheme, employees who are…

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