Startups

Three local game studios team up for crossover

Three home-grown game studios joined forces for the first time to launch a gaming crossover yesterday.

Brokers' take: Singtel may commit over S$600m to Grab digital-bank venture

IN the long term, Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) might have to commit more than S$600 million in total to its joint venture (JV) with Grab Holdings to set up a digital full bank in...

ShopBack sells personal finance community Seedly to CompareAsiaGroup

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

Grab and Microsoft to help some drivers transition to tech careers

GRAB is partnering Microsoft to help interested drivers in Singapore switch to entry-level software development roles through a training programme.

Local start-up wins global award for making milk without the need for cows or humans

Can milk be made in a laboratory instead of from cows or humans - and can it taste just as good?

Grab's Q3 revenue near pre-Covid level; hiring for senior digibank roles

RIDE-hailing and food delivery firm Grab has logged in a Q3 group revenue that is over 95% of that of pre-Covid-19 levels, the Singapore-headquartered firm’s president Ming Maa said in an emailed...

Rotimatic gets new breadwinner

ZIMPLISTIC, the Singapore-based company behind Indian flatbread-making machine Rotimatic, has been fully sold to an entity called Light Ray Holdings, a special-purpose vehicle incorporated in the...

Rotimatic-maker flips ownership in trade sale

ZIMPLISTIC, the Singapore-based company behind Indian flatbread-making machine Rotimatic, has been fully sold to an entity called Light Ray Holdings.

Asian edtech startups seize Covid-19 growth window

EDUCATION technology, or edtech, is having its moment in the spotlight. As the pandemic has made the value of remote-learning tools clearer than ever, edtech startups are seizing the moment to...

Deliveroo to bring on more speciality stores for its new grocery service

STARTING mid-October, Deliveroo will bring on speciality store brands including Blu Kouzina Mart, Ryan's Grocery, Kuriya Japanese Market and Asia Pacific Breweries for its new grocery delivery...