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Understanding startup funding rounds

IN recent years, there has been a paradigm shift in fund-raising for startups. The cash pool available to them has gone from virtually non-existent to absolutely abundant. This is no surprise...

Lessons for emerging cities from car-lite moves

AT A time when cities are going car-lite for environmental reasons, it may be a blessing in disguise for developing countries that have yet to build their road and highway infrastructure.

KPMG launches matchmaking initiative for startups

KPMG Singapore has launched an initiative which will allow its corporate customers to tap the creative skills of startups in order to get access to innovative solutions. Called the KPMG Digital...

KPMG opens Digital Village in Singapore to help corporates reach out to startups

KPMG Singapore has launched an initiative which will allow its corporate customers to tap the creative skills of startups in order to get access to innovative solutions. Called the KPMG Digital...

SMEs must think big; no longer enough to just value add (Amended)

IT'S no longer enough for SMEs (small and medium enterprises) to just value add, says Titus Yong, vice-president of business sales at Singtel.

SPH Plug & Play unveils second batch of startups

EIGHT tech companies - from design crowdfunding to facilities management - were unveiled on Friday as the second batch of startups selected for the SPH Plug & Play accelerator programme.

Wanna track big boys' stock trades? Spiking levels the playing field for you

HOMEGROWN fintech startup Aly on Friday launched Spiking, an app that seeks to level the playing field for retail investors by letting them track stock moves of over 8,000 sophisticated investors.

Moving SMEs up the productivity and innovation ladder for growth

AS the enterprise development agency, SPRING Singapore continues to build a conducive ecosystem for SMEs to thrive, enabling SMEs to enhance their productivity, innovation and business capabilities...

2 online shopping sites bag venture funding

THE e-commerce game is strong in Singapore. Homegrown platforms ezbuy (known formerly as 65daigou and which provides Taobao shopping services) and iFashion (a new roll-up play which targets online...

Singtel unit increases stake in HOPE Technik

SINGTEL's wholly-owned subsidiary, Singtel Innov8 Pte Ltd, has invested some S$0.71 million in Singapore-based engineering company HOPE Technik, Singtel announced after the market closed on Tuesday.

 

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