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No significant funds from Myanmar companies, individuals in Singapore banks: MAS

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has not found significant funds from Myanmar companies and individuals in banks in Singapore as part of its regular surveillance of the banking system, it...

Monetary policy won't change in April, despite headline inflation uptick: Analysts

HEADLINE inflation returned to positive territory for the first time in nearly a year, as all-items consumer prices rose year on year in January.

Tech-enabled startup ErudiFi raises US$5m in Series A round led by Monk's Hill, Qualgro

TECH-enabled startup ErudiFi announced on Tuesday that it has raised US$5 million in a Series A funding round co-led by Singaporean venture firms Monk's Hill Ventures and Qualgro Partners.

Enterprise Singapore launches startup showcase Founder Ignite

ENTERPRISE Singapore has launched Founder Ignite, the first in a series of startup showcase events as part of Startup SG Founder Venture Building programme.

Singapore consumer prices rise in January for first time in nearly a year

HEADLINE inflation returned to positive territory in the new year, with all-items consumer prices in Singapore rising 0.2 per cent year on year as car costs and rentals went up.

SaladStop! eschewed venture funding in its early years

SaladStop! is now headed for Series B fund raising as it seeks to expand from 65 outlets in the region to 300, but the family-owned food chain had eschewed external funding in its early days.

Plugging the financing gap with alternative fundings to keep SMEs in business

WITH SMEs making up 99 per cent of Singapore's enterprises, they are a significant factor in the nation's overall economy. It is therefore extremely concerning that over 81 per cent of these...

Reframing for a stronger cross-sector perspective on company and workforce transformation

THE Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated the urgency for companies to embark on digital transformation efforts to reimagine how their businesses operate and adapt to new opportunities. It has also...

Surging towards a green economy

THE idea of "environmental sustainability" is inextricably woven into the tapestry of Singapore's development from a polluted island in the 1960s to one of the cleanest and greenest cities in the...

OKP back in black with S$3.3m FY2020 earnings, lifted by government support

CONSTRUCTION player OKP Holdings posted earnings of S$3.3 million for FY2020 ended December, reversing a year-ago S$378,000 net loss, it disclosed on Monday after trading hours. This was due to...

 

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