Asia Mobility Industries inked deals with three companies, including Baidu, to deploy self-driving buses, taxis and develop mapping technology.
Four years ago, Mr Joseph Lew left a well-paying job at a prestigious research institute and sold his three-bedroom apartment to raise funds to go into business in a relatively new field: unmanned...
Formula E is said to be held together with the Singapore Grand Prix in September next year at the street circuit in Marina Bay.
This may be possible down the road if private-hire operators apply for the new Street Hail Service Operator Licence, or partner a taxi company to offer the service.
ComfortDelGro may also open its taxi-booking app to private-hire drivers.
Singapore-headquartered app giant Grab Holdings has secured US$1.46 billion (S$2 billion) of fresh funding from the SoftBank Vision Fund, a subsidiary of Japan's SoftBank.
Grab said it plans to invest "a significant portion of fresh proceeds" in Indonesia, where it is going head-to-head with homegrown app firm Gojek.
Diesel users upset over the 100 per cent hike in the fuel duty announced in Monday's Budget say there are more effective ways to address air pollution.