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Singapore a 'global leader' in embracing technology: Deloitte

SINGAPORE has been touted as a "global leader" when it comes to embracing technology in order to stay competitive and to drive economic growth for the long haul.

Early gains seen for Singapore in EU court ruling on FTA

SINGAPORE can look to scoring early gains from a top European Union court ruling on a free-trade pact that the city-state has with the regional bloc, observers told The Business Times.

Teaming up to cut down packaging waste

Microscope maker Leica Instruments and local foam manufacturer Fagerdala Singapore were recently awarded the Most Green Collaboration by the Singapore International Chamber of Commerce for working...

New logistics network helps firms find the right staff

A new business network has been launched to help firms involved in the logistics sector here to improve their supply chain efforts - especially when it comes to staff.

SMEs urged to protect against cyber attacks

Small and medium-sized enterprises here are said to have been the most vulnerable because they do not have the resources of a large enterprise to protect themselves.

Singapore looks towards provisional application of FTA with EU

SINGAPORE hopes to have a proposed free-trade pact with the European Union (EU) partially enforced as the deal awaits national and sub-national approval from the regional bloc's 28 member states.

Unusual to bring in Foo Fighters to Singapore in August

UNUSUAL Entertainment, a subsidiary of Catalist-listed Unusual, is bringing American rock band Foo Fighters to Singapore - the first Western act the group is promoting since its April listing.

Fintech start-up 4xLabs raises US$1.5m in new funding

SINGAPORE - Singapore fintech start-up 4xLabs has raised US$1.5 million (S$2.1 million) in its latest funding round.

Singapore consortium named master developer for India city

A SINGAPORE consortium was given the master development rights to build the new capital city of Amaravati for the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

Local organisations, even resource-poor startups, must do better in cybersecurity war

LOCAL organisations have a collective responsibility - and can do better - to tackle cybersecurity challenges. Even startups, which may lack the resources to afford cybersecurity tools, must make...

 

Emerging Enterprise award

Closes June 1, 2019