15 Jun 2020

Business China Chairman shares his insights on the New Normal after COVID-19

On 14 June 2020, Business China Chairman Mr Lee Yi Shyan shared on the topic “New Normal After COVID-19” as the Guest-of-Honour for the “Qingjian E-Talks” organised by Qingjian Realty.

In his opening speech, Mr Lee talked about three key trends prior to the COVID-19-World and the counter trends that are happening currently. He elaborated on the economic impacts of COVID-19 on the world and Singapore.  He also highlighted how the public sector is responding to the pandemic and how businesses should adapt to the new normal.  Lastly, he urged local companies to innovate and prepare themselves for post-pandemic opportunities. 

Mr Lee also participated in the panel discussion after his presentation. Together with Mr Alan Cheong, Executive Director of Savills Singapore, Mr Ken Low Managing Partner of SRI Pte Ltd and Ms Yen Chong, Deputy General Manager of Qingjian Realty, they answered a stream of questions from the audience. The questions covered a wide range of areas, including the business opportunities in China and ASEAN region, economic recovery of travel and real estate industries and digitilisation efforts by companies in Singapore.

The webinar was well received with around 1,100 participants.