US-based Accel backs familiar faces at startup Travelstop in US$3m round

US venture firm Accel is putting money behind business travel management startup Travelstop, reuniting the investor with alumni from vacation rentals platform Travelmob.

Updating an old defence for modern tech

Over two years, Willowmore developed a keyless smart lock system that allows enterprises to issue virtual keys quickly to the smartphones of authorised staff and contractors, while simultaneously...

Clara Cheo

CLARA CHEO, 54, came of age at a time when the concept of the “blockbuster” was just being invented.

Startup search engine has ambitious plans

BOOGLE, a recently launched homegrown search engine, is looking to appeal to users who are big on data privacy and want unfiltered access to information.

Handmade with love for the planet

Crocheting and knitting are often thought to be associated with clothing and accessories, but local artisan and entrepreneur Eileen Wan is taking this delicate craftwork into a more practical...

ONE Championship founder to share entrepreneur tips, journey at forum

GROWING up, Chatri Sityodtong had always been deeply passionate about martial arts and entrepreneurship.

Hunger for growth

Chope founder and CEO Arrif Ziaudeen is ready if you’re thinking of stealing his lunch.

At your service

Poon Da Qian, founder and CEO of startup Butler in Suits, shares why he decided to create a housekeeping, hospitality and real estate management service company in Singapore.

Taking charge of the family's wealth

MOST scions of ultra high net worth families are set for an executive role at the helm of a family business or even at large listed corporations with substantial family-held interests.

Reinventing the wok

IN recent years, more Singaporeans are answering the call for the younger generation to become hawkers. But those who have traded indoor air-conditioning for aromatic wok hei have found that the...


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