Government

IE, Spring merge to form Enterprise Singapore

INTERNATIONAL Enterprise Singapore (IE Singapore) and Spring Singapore will merge into one agency to better position the government to help homegrown enterprises grow and expand overseas.

Singapore startups get leg-up to enter Thai market

THAILAND is now increasingly seen as an attractive potential market for Singapore tech companies in sectors such as e-commerce, enterprise services, fintech, agritech and healthtech, according to...

'Passion Made Possible' brand reflects evolving economic strategy, speaks to broad range of businesses

SINGAPORE - The new Passion Made Possible brand will help promote Singapore in a variety of ways and signal to the world how the nation is adapting to new challenges and creating new opportunities...

Bill to streamline insolvency framework to be introduced in 2018: K. Shanmugam

SINGAPORE - A new law to consolidate Singapore's personal bankruptcy and corporate insolvency regimes will be introduced in 2018, to further boost the Republic's status as a leading centre for...

Singapore inflation creeps up in July

Pricier retail items, like clothing and footwear, and higher water prices pushed Singapore inflation up in July, with headline inflation creeping up to 0.6 per cent from 0.5 per cent in June. Core...

12 land parcels for vegetable farming at Lim Chu Kang up for sale by public tender

THE Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) on Thursday launched 12 land parcels for vegetable farming at Lim Chu Kang for sale by public tender.

Singapore non-oil exports growth up 8.5% in July

NON-OIL domestic export (NODX) growth rose 8.5 per cent year on year in July, extending the 8.8 per cent growth in June, according to trade promotion agency International Enterprise Singapore.

Skills Frameworks for food services and retail sectors launched

THE Skills Frameworks for the food services and retail sectors were launched on Friday to support the design of training programmes for skills and career development.

Work visa scheme for foreign entrepreneurs enhanced

THE EntrePass scheme - a work visa for foreign entrepreneurs keen to start a business in Singapore in areas such as deep technology - will be enhanced to attract global startup talent.

SBF leads business mission to Manila, Davao City

THE Singapore Business Federation (SBF), supported by International Enterprise (IE) Singapore and the Philippine Trade and Investment Centre, will be leading a 22-member delegation to Manila and...

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