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A bitter pill that needs to be swallowed

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: Is the latest round of property market cooling measures well-timed or a tad early? What effects, if any, will there be beyond the property sector?

Innovative local healthcare firms face scaling up challenges

TELE-REHABILATION services. An online platform for doctors to exchange information and participate in continued medical education. A camera attachment to your mobile phone that allows for assessment...

Duo start first direct-to-user brand of contact lenses here

When he ran out of contact lenses one day, the idea struck then management consultant Darryn Tan that perhaps more could be done to solve the woes of contact lens wearers.

Founders of Singapore contact lens brand bring new vision to industry

SINGAPORE - When he first ran out of contact lenses, the idea struck then management consultant Darryn Tan that perhaps more could be done to solve the woes of contact lens wearers.

GoGoVan raises US$250m in first phase of new funding round

GOGOVAN - an on-demand delivery van service backed by Singapore's Centurion Private Equity and Singapore Press Holdings - has raised US$250 million in new funding.

Singapore Q2 growth below expectations at 3.8%

SINGAPORE'S economy expanded 3.8 per cent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2018, lower than economist expectations of 4.1 per cent and down from the first quarter's 4.3 per cent growth,...

GoGoVan raises $342m in fresh funding

GoGoVan, an on-demand delivery van service backed by Singapore's Centurion Private Equity and Singapore Press Holdings, has raised US$250 million (S$342 million) in new funding.

Grab 'will do everything for South-east Asia', including saying no to money, says CEO Anthony Tan

GRAB's Malaysian chief executive, Anthony Tan, has said that South-east Asia is such a key focus for the Singapore-based ride-hailing firm that it is willing to turn down capital if investors do not...

GoGoVan raises US$250m in first phase of new funding round

SINGAPORE - GoGoVan - an on-demand delivery van service backed by Singapore's Centurion Private Equity and Singapore Press Holdings - has raised US$250 million (S$340.7 million) in new funding....

GoGoVan raises US$250m in first phase of new funding round

GOGOVAN - an on-demand delivery van service backed by Singapore's Centurion Private Equity and Singapore Press Holdings - has raised US$250 million in new funding.

Hong Kong tuition agency Bexcellent soars 31% in trading debut

[HONG KONG] Bexcellent Group Holdings Ltd, whose top tutor earns more than HK$40 million (S$6.95 million) a year, surged as much as 31 per cent on the first day of trading in Hong Kong.

 

Emerging Enterprise award

Closes June 1, 2018