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Singapore to showcase clean energy solutions at Kazakhstan's Astana Expo

THE Astana Expo 2017 to be held in Kazakhstan from June 10 to Sept 10 this year will provide opportunities for Singapore to showcase its sustainable energy capabilities and deepen bilateral ties...

Accommodation startups focus on market niches

As Airbnb challenges hotel chains across the globe, some local accommodation start-ups are quietly carving out slices of the regional pie.

One in five F&B outlets using tech to raise productivity

One in five food and beverage outlets - or about 1,400 establishments - in Singapore have adopted digital solutions to improve their productivity, as of March.

Makers of X-mini speakers still pushing to the max

Technological advances have changed the game for many businesses, forcing some to close and others to relook their plans. In the fourth and last part of a weekly series, The Straits Times looks at...

Hewlett Packard to invest $200m here

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) will invest US$140 million (S$197 million) in Singapore over the next five years.

Tech firm Garena gets renamed as Sea

Singapore-based tech company Garena has been rebranded as Sea after securing US$550 million (S$772 million) in a new round of funding.

MTI to Singapore firms: Tap markets in Central Asia

Local firms have great opportunities to expand into markets in Central Asia, said a senior Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) official.

Sakae partners Tech For Good to launch accelerator for 'social tech' start-ups

SINGAPORE - Sakae Foundation, a non-profit organisation set up by Sakae Holdings, has partnered social tech accelerator, Tech For Good to launch an accelerator programme aimed at developing start-...

Tech company Garena raises US$550m, rebrands as Sea

SINGAPORE - Singapore-based tech company Garena has been rebranded as Sea after securing US$550 million (S$772.4 million) in a new round of funding.

 

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