Startups

Labour movement can help provide right training for workers in start-ups, says Chan Chun Sing

SINGAPORE - Wooing start-ups to Singapore hinges on getting four crucial factors right, said labour chief Chan Chun Sing on Thursday (May 19).

Fintech start-up 4xLabs raises US$1.5m in new funding

SINGAPORE - Singapore fintech start-up 4xLabs has raised US$1.5 million (S$2.1 million) in its latest funding round.

ShopBack's chief commercial officer is at ease with ambiguity

For many, taking a drastic 70 per cent pay cut would be a financial nightmare, but Ms Candice Ong is "super glad" she did just that.

17 mentor partners to support first-time entrepreneurs

New Startup SG Founder scheme will provide mentorship support and S$30,000 in startup capital grants to first-time entrepreneurs. Some of the partners say it is a "long overdue replacement" for...

Private sector roped in to spur tech start-ups

Private companies are being roped in to help the Government identify highly promising technopreneurs and tech start-ups that can contribute to Singapore's future growth.

Private sector to help identify and nurture tech start-ups with strong potential

SINGAPORE - The private sector is chipping in to help technopreneurs and start-ups in areas of deep-tech such as artificial intelligence, cyber security and digital health.

13 firms gain tech solutions in DBS TechMatch

A recent initiative that puts smaller firms in contact with high-tech start-ups that have promising business ideas is already bearing fruit.

Singapore tech startups shift gear to tap region's exploding e-commerce

SINGAPORE tech startups are pursuing regional expansion more aggressively than ever.

Accommodation startups focus on market niches

As Airbnb challenges hotel chains across the globe, some local accommodation start-ups are quietly carving out slices of the regional pie.