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Singapore startups get access to India tech ecosystem with Global Innovation Alliance

SINGAPORE'S technology startups can now get access to India's growing innovation ecosystem through the Global Innovation Alliance (GIA) network, which has expanded into Bangalore.

MOM tracking companies at risk of salary default; salary claims dipped in 2018

SINGAPORE employers deemed to be at higher risk of defaulting on salaries are now required to declare to the Manpower Ministry (MOM) whether they have been paying salaries on time.

Singapore retail sales fall for 7th straight month in August

SINGAPORE'S retail sales have fallen for the seventh consecutive month in August, compared to a year ago, on the back of poor motor vehicle sales.

To save climate, tax carbon at US$75 per ton: IMF

[WASHINGTON] The world's biggest carbon polluting nations should jointly agree to tax emissions at US$75 per ton in the next decade to keep climate change at safe levels, the International...

Money FM podcast: Singapore's young businesses under 10: Aquaculture Centre of Excellence (ACE)

No annual award better honours the bold ambition of Singapore’s young businesses under ten years old than the Emerging Enterprise Award, jointly organised by Singapore Press Holdings' financial...

WeWork collapse a welcome step towards sanity in venture space

The tech and startup ecosystem needs a sanity check. The fall from grace of WeWork's parent company is unlikely to catalyse a full reckoning in that market, but it does bring it a step closer...

Companies get help to build Global Ready Talent

IN order to maintain its competitive edge, Singapore needs talent with the right expertise and networks to help local enterprises reach more overseas markets, said Minister for Trade and Industry...

WeWork Singapore expansion on track even as US parent seeks new funding

WEWORK Singapore is going ahead with its expansion plans in the Republic, seemingly unruffled by woes at its US-headquartered parent company, which is seeking a US$1 billion lifeline from Softbank...

Dyson kills Singapore electric car project with closure of auto division

HOME appliance giant Dyson has scrapped its entire automotive division - including its plan for an electric car plant in Singapore, the British firm said on Thursday.

Motley Fool's exit a dent to independent research

THE Motley Fool's impending closure has got the market abuzz with discussion about the shrinking pool of independent research, with some pondering why the investment advisory firm is regulated...

 

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