Startups

Deliveroo to set up new business intelligence unit in Singapore

BRITISH food courier Deliveroo is launching a new business intelligence unit (BIU) in Singapore to drive its expansion into the Asia-Pacific region. This new unit will be recruiting, and may also...

Tiny African tech start-ups draw big interest after slow start

African high-tech startups are minuscule compared with their US and European peers but they are finally gaining momentum and attention in some of the world's most promising economies.

Transforming for a more secure future

OVER the last four decades, Ademco Security Group has been a pioneer in Singapore's security sector in many ways.

Going digital has improved efficiency of Ademco staff

WHEN Maung Maung Ye Htut started working for Ademco in 2007, it was much more of an "analog" world.

Crowdfunded '3D' headphones start-up Ossic shuts down; backers threaten lawsuit

SINGAPORE - A contender in the race to bring "3D" headphone technology to the mass market has dropped out.

Founder of AI company a technopreneur and a 'chiongster'

25-year-old Annabelle Kwok's artificial intelligence firm NeuralBay focuses on detection and recognition software, and offers AI-driven solutions for multinational corporations.

Uber's unhired fleet floods used-car market

However, industry watchers and consumers worry that the deluge will have an impact on new-and used-car sales.

In Silicon Valley, Chinese 'accelerators' aim to bring startups home

Beijing's unslakeable thirst for the latest technology has spurred a proliferation of "accelerators" in Silicon Valley that aim to identify promising startups and bring them to China.

PE, VC investments into S-E Asia hit record US$23.5b in 2017: report

PRIVATE equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) investments into South-east Asia hit a record US$23.5 billion in 2017, going by the South-east Asia PE & VC: Investment Activity report.

Singapore AI health start-up UCARE.AI raises $8.2m in funding

SINGAPORE - UCARE.AI - a Singapore-based healthcare startup that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to optimise healthcare resources and reduce healthcare costs across the industry - has raised $8....

Meet the Wall Street software engineer turned AI luminary

Founder of artificial intelligence consultancy firm Addo AI Ayesha Khanna wants to push for more women in tech.