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7-ha Jurong tourism playground among moves to fend off rivals

SINGAPORE is revamping its attractions and offerings with major projects spread out across the island, in efforts to buttress its position as a prime tourist destination on the back of keen...

Grab to integrate GrabFood into super app with islandwide beta-testing in May

Close to one year since its inception, GrabFood has become the fastest-growing business unit in Grab, with orders growing 25 per cent month on month, the company said.

Spicy hotpot makes Singapore's newest billionaires over $7.6b richer in just first three months of 2019

HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - China's insatiable demand for spicy hotpot is placing the founders of a restaurant chain atop one of the world's fastest-growing fortunes, allowing them to outpace many of...

Money FM podcast: Coffee with Claressa: P&G's Womens Entrepreneur Development Programme

Claressa Monteiro has a fascinating conversation with Belen Carazo, director, communications, Asia Pacific Headquarters P&G and Mala Rajpal Founder & CEO of LeftRight SG delving into P...

Hyflux: Laundry list of warnings says little about the likelihood of events

IN the aftermath of the financial collapse of water treatment company Hyflux, much has been said about the approximately 34,000 investors - the majority of them retail investors - who have been...

Hyflux sues SM Investments; appoints Nicky Tan as adviser

HYFLUX could be headed for a debt moratorium extension application as it has added well-known restructuring specialist nTan Corporate Advisory as adviser for its ongoing court-supervised...

Digitalising businesses from inside out

FOR businesses looking to thrive in today's digital age, new and transformational technologies should run in parallel with a change in operation and mindset. However, that's easier said than done...

Hyflux sues SM Investments over repudiation of rescue deal, claims S$38.9m deposit

DEBT-RIDDEN Hyflux has filed a lawsuit against its former suitor SM Investments (SMI) in the Singapore High Court for the repudiation of the rescue deal and is claiming the S$38.9 million deposit.

AIDA raises Series A capital from Mastercard, Kuok, SGInnovate; eyes Philippines, Japan

SINGAPORE - Machine learning data analytics startup AIDA Technologies has completed an undisclosed Series A funding round from investors Mastercard, Kuok Ventures and SGInnovate.

 

Emerging Enterprise award

Closes June 1, 2018