Startups

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.

Sakae partners Tech For Good to launch accelerator for 'social tech' start-ups

SINGAPORE - Sakae Foundation, a non-profit organisation set up by Sakae Holdings, has partnered social tech accelerator, Tech For Good to launch an accelerator programme aimed at developing start-...

Tech company Garena raises US$550m, rebrands as Sea

SINGAPORE - Singapore-based tech company Garena has been rebranded as Sea after securing US$550 million (S$772.4 million) in a new round of funding.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise unveils 3-year incubator programme in Singapore

HEWLETT Packard Enterprise (HPE) on Monday unveiled a three-year incubator programme in Singapore to partner local companies to create and commercialise new technologies.

Singapore still lacks deep-tech, globally-oriented startups: NUS study

SINGAPORE'S tech startup ecosystem has become more dynamic over the last 10 years due to better support infrastructure - but it still needs more deep-tech, globally-oriented startups, and greater...