Startups

Going in circles

TAKING product packaging from cradle to the grave - that's a bold mission that some companies have embraced in the quest for cleaner living.

US increasingly drawn to Asia's tech start-ups: Enterprise Singapore

SINGAPORE - Venture capital investors in the United States are increasingly interested in Asia because of the region's promising and strong growth, according to Enterprise Singapore assistant...

SGInnovate adds 5 partners to panel of co-investors for deep tech startups

SGINNOVATE has appointed five additional co-investors under the Startup SG Equity scheme, the government-owned deep-tech development firm announced on Friday.

Grab invests in Ninja Van, ramps up logistics network

RIDE-hailing unicorn Grab has made a strategic investment into logistics provider Ninja Van for an undisclosed amount, while striking up a partnership that will allow Grab to expand its parcel...

S'pore firm unveils flying vehicle with an eye on US market

A Singapore firm has unveiled a one-seater flying vehicle that it hopes could be used for door-to-door transport in urban areas when it is launched in the United States.

A*Star enterprise arm inks deal to set up deep-tech startups

THE enterprise arm of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star), A*ccelerate, on Wednesday signed a US$90 million agreement with Nasdaq-listed pharmaceutical firm Aptorum Group and...

Discounts, credits among perks on offer in new Singtel-GOJEK partnership deal

GOJEK driver-partners and Singtel customers will be able to look forward to fresh perks, such as discounts and credits as Singtel and GOJEK ink partnership agreement.

Grab adds Agoda, Booking.com, BookMyShow, HOOQ to super app

GRAB has added hotel reservation services Agoda and Booking.com; entertainment ticketing platform BookMyShow; and on-demand video streaming service HOOQ to its super app ecosystem in Singapore,...

Singapore start-up Mighty Bear makes mighty leap into mobile gaming

Founded by Candy Crush studio alumni, it is looking at carving out a space for itself in the lucrative mobile gaming market.

NewCampus draws learners back to the classroom

WHILE the Central Business District rapidly empties out at 7pm, "school" goes into session on weekday evenings at WeWork's City House workspace in Robinson Road, made possible by education startup...