Startups

Singtel's digital bank bid is also a push for reinvention

SINGTEL sees its digital bank bid as a timely push for reinvention by the heavyweight telco in Singapore and the region.

GrabPay users file police reports over unauthorised payments to Qoo10 and Razer

THE police are investigating reports on unauthorised transactions, each involving hundreds of dollars, that were made via GrabPay to e-commerce marketplace Qoo10 and Razer Gold, the virtual gaming...

Best reason to join a startup? Not to get rich

The United States - and indeed, the rest of the world - has such an infatuation with startup culture that many have wondered: Do startup employees earn more in the long run? The answer: No.

Rainmaking launches network of executives to help maritime startups

CORPORATE innovation firm Rainmaking, under its transport-focused arm, has launched a maritime innovation advisory network for South-east Asia, roping in more than 30 industry leaders.

Thailand's 'startup godfather' sees crisis as opportunity

HE is 43 years old, charismatic and widely regarded as Thailand's "start-up godfather", having invested in dozens of startups during his career.

Grab backs LinkAja in latest twist to e-wallet war against Gojek

THE fierce e-wallet war between Grab and Gojek in Indonesia has gone up a notch, with Grab gaining a stake in an Indonesian e-wallet backed by state-owned enterprises (SOEs).

DoctorxDentist to delist doctors who want profiles taken down

ONLINE platform DoctorxDentist, following days of intense back and forth with the Singapore Medical Association (SMA), said it will now remove the listings of doctors who have requested to have...

Grab launches tech centre in Indonesia, its second headquarters

GRAB has launched a tech centre in Indonesia to serve as an innovation hub to build tech solutions for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in South-east Asia, the firm announced on...

Grab leads Series B round of up to US$100m into Indonesian e-wallet LinkAja

GRAB is leading a Series B round of up to US$100 million in commitments into Indonesia's state-backed e-wallet LinkAja, the companies announced in a statement on Tuesday.

DoctorxDentist to delist doctors after clash with Singapore Medical Association

ONLINE platform DoctorxDentist, following days of intense back and forth with the Singapore Medical Association (SMA), said it will now remove the listings of doctors who have requested to have...