Singapore is one the biggest destinations for business, careers and jobs owing to the large number of companies present in the country. Singapore is not only a haven for established companies to prosper, it also opens-up opportunities to new businesses. The top companies in Singapore include DBS group, Overseas Chinese Bank, United Overseas Bank, Wilmar International along with brands like Singtel, Flextronics International, Keppel Corp. and Singapore Airlines. Olam International and CapitaLand Limited are the other prominent companies in Singapore. Here is a list of the top 10 companies in Singapore 2016.
10. CapitaLand Limited
CapitaLand is one of the biggest real estate companies founded in Singapore.
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They have huge asset base, extensive market network, capital management strategies, best-in-class operational strategies to provide superior value products and services to its customers. Their portfolio of product and services comprises of integrated developments, shopping malls, residences, offices and houses.
They operate primarily in Singapore and China while they have also identified other high potential Asian markets. CapitaLand’s listed real estate investment trusts include- CapitaLand Mall Trust, CapitaLand Mall Trust, Ascott Residence Trust, CapitaLand Retail China Trust, and CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust.
The group began its integrated development first in the year 1986 at Raffles City Singapore. It has since then been tagged as an architecture of great quality and excellence in Singapore and China. CapitaLand’s Sustainable strategies are based on its ideology of “Building People, Building communities”. It is committed to provide an improved economic, environmental and social well being of all its stakeholders through the execution of its sustainable development projects and programmes. It also includes innovation to expand its commercial viability without comprising its environment for future generations.
It runs its own training centres and programmes ( CapitaLand Institute of Management & Business (CLIMB) and Ascott Centre for Excellence (ACE)) to nurture the talent within the company. Its workforce includes as many as 12000 members in more than 20 countries. Mr. Lim Ming Yan is the current President & Chief Executive Officer of CapitaLand. CapitaLand has won several awards to reinstate its position as one of the biggest real estate Asian company.