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Ho Chi Minh City joins network of innovation hubs

STARTUPS in Singapore hoping to tap into Vietnam's emerging innovation scene can now get a leg-up with the expansion of the Global Innovation Alliance (GIA) to Ho Chi Minh City. The GIA is a...

South-east Asia's Rise to run AI accelerator programme from Singapore

REGIONAL corporate accelerator Rise will be helping Singaporean startups enter Thailand’s innovation ecosystem and collaborate with local partners to develop solutions that target market needs,...

Tokyo-Seoul dispute adds to Singapore exporters' woes

A NEW battlefront triggered by the South Korea-Japan trade dispute and possible structural shifts in the electronics supply chain battered Singapore's June exports, with the electronics sector...

Singapore exports post 4th month of double-digit decline with 17.3% plunge in June

SINGAPORE’S exports, already in double-digit decline for three straight months, fell again in June, according to Enterprise Singapore data released on Wednesday morning.

IMF cuts forecast for Singapore's 2019 economic growth to 2%

[SINGAPORE] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has trimmed its 2019 economic growth forecast for Singapore to 2 per cent from 2.3 per cent, the Washington-based lender said on Tuesday, as...

Over 40 new standards to be developed for new tech, business processes

THE Singapore Standards Council (SSC) will in the coming months develop more than 40 new standards for nascent technologies and business processes such as additive manufacturing and video...

President Halimah to launch new initiative to recognise contributions of workers

SINGAPORE - A new initiative will be launched to show appreciation to workers who have toiled quietly behind the scenes to contribute to Singapore's growth, said President Halimah Yacob on Monday...

DBS downgrades full-year Singapore growth forecast to 0.7%, OCBC lowers it to 0-1%

IN the wake of disappointing second-quarter flash data, economists have trimmed their full-year growth predictions for Singapore in 2019.

Public service to roll out 13 measures to protect citizens' personal data following data breaches

These measures aim to make databases unusable if information has been wrongfully extracted, among other things.

Growing demand for hybrid of executive and team assistants in Singapore: Hays

DEMAND is on the rise for a combination of executive assistants (EAs) and team assistants in Singapore’s job market for office professionals, recruitment firm Hays said in a media statement on...

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