Startups

Tech start-up mobilityX launches all-in-one transport app Zipster

SINGAPORE - Tech startup mobilityX has on Monday (April 1) launched the beta version of its all-in-one transportation app Zipster.

K-pop marketplace for the fans, by the fans

A business idea came into law student Vera Sun's mind after she attended Korean pop celebrity Taeyang's White Night concert in 2017.

Teens come up with digital pocket money app

His peers spend their time playing, studying and hanging out with friends, but 15-year-old Raffles Institution student Rafael Soh is busy building his own company.

Helping start-ups grow and flourish

The number of start-ups has mushroomed over the past few years, but experts and company founders say they still face many challenges and that more needs to be done to support young enterprises....

Corporate big fish must swim smarter, not just faster, to surf startup wave

CORPORATIONS need to be strategic in engaging startups, and not rush headlong into securing partnerships, said panellists at the RISE Corporate Innovation Summit in Bangkok, Thailand, on Friday...

Grab's headcount to hit 3,000 by next year

Ride-hailing firm Grab will see its headcount double to about 3,000 when it opens its new $181.21 million headquarters in the one-north business district by the end of next year.

Call for govts to cut red tape, spur private sector to innovate

GOVERNMENTS need to be agile and flexible in order to encourage innovation. This includes doing away with archaic regulations and nudging the private sector into action by taking on investment risks...

Scheme to help supply chain sector step up tech innovation

The logistics industry's embrace of high-tech innovation like warehouse automation is well established, but it is going up a gear here thanks to an initiative announced this week.

Tribe Accelerator chooses first batch of 10 start-ups for blockchain programme

SINGAPORE - Tribe Accelerator, a blockchain accelerator that is part of Singapore-based venture capital firm Trive Ventures, on Thursday (March 28) announced its first batch of start-ups in its...

Tribe Accelerator announces first batch of 10 startups

TRIBE Accelerator, a blockchain accelerator that is part of Singapore-based venture capital firm Trive Ventures, on Thursday announced its first batch of startups in its product development-focused...