SGInnovate focuses on 5 areas to help startups, entrepreneurs

GOVERNMENT-OWNED company SGInnovate has nailed down the areas it will focus on in its mission to help startups and entrepreneurs at each stage of their development.

Going regional: Singapore businesses seize opportunities in South-east Asia

As Singapore goes through economic restructuring, a key strategy for growth is for its people and businesses to deepen links with the region....

More govt co-funding for SMEs investing in energy-efficient technologies

SMEs can now receive co-funding of up to 30 per cent of their investments in energy efficient technologies, up from 20 per cent, Singapore's National Environment Agency (NEA) said on Friday.

Singapore SMEs slightly more optimistic: index

THE sentiment of Singapore small-and-medium enterprises (SMEs) has improved slightly despite the continuing dour outlook for sales and profits.

NTUC launches initiative to meet startups' labour needs

THE Labour Movement held its first U Startup Day on Thursday to officially launch its U Startup initiative to meet the needs of the local workforce and startups looking for talent.

SCCCI aims to strike balance between firms' concerns and current economic transition

MANY smaller, older companies here are now at a fork in the road to survival, and the newly-installed president of one of Singapore's largest chambers of commerce knows that in order to help them,...

The role of the Government in the future economy

Dr Janil Puthucheary, Minister of State, Co-Chair of the Deep Dive on Disruptive Technologies under the Committee on the Future Economy (CFE),...

Startups' key role in Singapore's economic transformation

AN international mindset. A community-based, collaborative approach. A creative, digital-first way of doing business. These all sound like ingredients that underpin a vibrant startup ecosystem...

Bangladesh wants Singapore investors

BANGLADESH is rolling out the red carpet for foreign investors, and is interested in attracting Singapore investors into areas such as energy and technology.

Vietnam a viable market for overseas expansion: IE S'pore

THE strong numbers are proof that Vietnam remains one of the key South-east Asian markets for Singapore companies big and small.