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Singapore searches for growth in 10 promising African countries

KASIVISWANATHAN Muthiah has been working for two years in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda in East Africa as deputy chief executive of warehouse operator Magerwa, a subsidiary of Singapore-...

Doing business in Africa? It's similar to S-E Asia, and English is spoken by many

THE common perception of Africa is that it is backward, dirty and politically unstable. But this couldn't be further from the truth in most parts of the vast continent, at least according to those...

Tech boost for brick and mortar retailers

E-COMMERCE may be all the rage these days, but the vast majority of fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) sales are still carried out in brick-and-mortar shops.

Third run of 99%SME campaign to focus on digitalisation, e-commerce

SMALL and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) keen to establish an online presence and venture into e-commerce now have a new avenue to do so, with the launch of the third run of the 99%SME movement...

Driving efficiency with Dynafleet

THERE'S an app for everything, including one by Volvo Trucks to help logistics companies reduce fuel costs and maximise profits with data from the Dynafleet telematics system.

Help for local SMEs to go into e-commerce

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore can now market themselves online at no cost by listing on the 99%SME website, Singtel and DBS said in a joint statement yesterday.

Start@SG: Klinify; Spout Entertainment

Zuellig Pharma invests in health tech start-up; $3m seed funding for Spout Entertainment;

Cocoon Capital: improving the odds of investing in start-ups

Angel investors Michael Blakey and Will Klippgen believe they can vastly improve the odds of investing in successful start-ups. Blakey became one of Britain's first full-time angel investors when...

Q&M to deepen China presence through JV partnership strategy with IE Singapore

DENTAL services provider Q&M said it is looking to deepen its presence in China through a "joint venture partnership" strategy with IE Singapore.

First Smart Port Challenge to push digital transformation of maritime industry

THE Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) teamed up with industry partners to launch on Monday the first Smart Port Challenge 2017 (SPC 2017).

 

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