Startups

Moving ahead with confidence

IT is "wartime" for homegrown fintech startup M-DAQ, says founder and CEO Richard Koh.

Secretlab CEO Ian Ang named EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2020

SECRETLAB co-founder and chief executive Ian Ang has been named the overall EY Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) 2020 Singapore by professional services organisation EY.

DoctorxDentist a bitter pill for practitioners; medical association steps in while threat of legal action brews

A PLATFORM that publishes reviews and listings of medical practitioners is drawing flak from some within the industry, even prompting a group to threaten legal action against the startup.

Four ride-hailing firms bag operating licences from LTA

SINGAPORE'S Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded ride-hail service operator licences to Grab, Gojek, TADA and ComfortDelGro under the Point-to-Point (P2P) Passenger Transport Industry Act...

Four ride-hailing firms bag operating licences from LTA

SINGAPORE'S Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded ride-hail service operator licences to Grab, Gojek, TADA and ComfortDelGro under the Point-to-Point (P2P) Passenger Transport Industry Act...

Rocky road for firms in race for Covid-19 test

SINGAPORE companies are stepping up in the race to produce cheaper and less-invasive Covid-19 testing methods. This comes as demand is expected to surge with the rollout of travel bubbles globally...

Marriott, Grab to tie up on food delivery, payments, loyalty programmes

MARRIOTT International and Grab are teaming up to integrate their services for consumers in South-east Asia across food delivery, payment and loyalty programmes among other things, both firms...

Hummingbird gets green light for Covid-19 antibody clinical trial study

BIOTECH startup Hummingbird Biosciences has received approval from Singapore's Health Sciences Authority (HSA) for a clinical trial to study its experimental antibody therapy against SARS-CoV-2,...

ShopBack sells personal finance community Seedly

CASHBACK rewards player ShopBack has sold off its full stake in Seedly, a personal finance community platform, to Hong Kong-based CompareAsiaGroup.

Consolidation in Indonesia's e-wallet war could reshape Grab-Gojek dynamics

IN RECENT years, Indonesian consumers have been greeted by storefronts adorned with a colourful array of posters screaming about steep e-wallet cashback offers. Unlike Singapore, where such offers...