Is popular a Singapore brand?

POPULAR Holdings is a Singapore-based company that publishes, distributes, and retails books for both the educational and general fiction markets in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and other parts of the world. It has subsidiaries in countries such as Canada, the People’s Republic of China, Malaysia, and Singapore.

After more than 40 years of business in Hong Kong, Singapore’s bookstore chain Popular has closed all its 16 branches across the city amid a retail market slump, with critics warning of more closures amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Aside from its struggling property unit, Popular – which has been listed on the mainboard since April 1997 – also saw its retail business struggle in an increasingly competitive market. … Trading in Popular shares has been suspended since March 18 as the privatisation deal progressed.

How to be more popular

  1. Help while maintaining a high social value. …
  2. Be the glue in your social circle. …
  3. Be genuinely nice (but don’t be a pushover) …
  4. Be easygoing. …
  5. Learn how to be a good listener. …
  6. Become good at something. …
  7. Practice positivity. …
  8. Stop talking about people behind their backs.
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POPULAR currently carries out its publishing activities through subsidiaries operating in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Canada. Its bookstore operations currently have a network of over 187 POPULAR bookstores in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong.

Retail The retail business is POPULAR’s core business, and being the largest bookstore chain in Southeast Asia, it has an extensive retail network of nearly 156 outlets located in prime shopping malls throughout Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong, with a total retail space of 973,709 square feet.

The POPULAR NEX Re-Opening Sale is here! Expect a BIGGER range of Children’s books and Assessment books, a BETTER shopping experience with newly-added healthy titbits and Household & Appliances! See you at the BIGGER and BETTER POPULAR NEX Re-Opening Sale! …

Products and Services

POPULAR is a household name synonymous with educational and lifestyle essentials, which offers a wide range of English, Chinese and assessment books, multimedia, stationery and gifts, across its established retail network of more than 50 bookstores island wide.

Which is the biggest company in the world?

American retail corporation Walmart has been the world’s largest company by revenue since 2014. The list is limited to the top 50 companies, all of which have annual revenues exceeding US$123 billion.

What’s the biggest company in Singapore?

2021 Forbes list

Rank Forbes 2000 rank Name
1 164 Oversea-Chinese Banking
2 196 DBS Bank
3 276 Wilmar International
4 294 United Overseas Bank
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Which is the best company in Singapore?


  • OCBC Bank. …
  • Standard Chartered Bank. …
  • Unilever. …
  • EY — Accounting.
  • UOB — Banking.
  • Citi — Financial services.
  • Accenture — Information technology & services.
  • ST Engineering — Mechanical or industrial engineering.
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