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Digitalisation 'important way forward' for SMEs: Sim Ann

DIGITALISATION is an "important way forward" for Singapore's small and medium enterprises (SMEs), said Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Sim Ann on Wednesday.

Applications open for Emerging Enterprise Awards 2017

THE Emerging Enterprise Award 2017 (EE 2017) is now open for applications, joint organisers The Business Times and OCBC Bank announced on Wednesday.

SME Digital Tech Hub to open in Q3 offering more advanced help to firms: Sim Ann

SINGAPORE - Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) who need more advanced help in areas like cybersecurity and data analytics can get it with the opening of the SME Digital Tech Hub in the third...

Singapore Prestige Brand Award 2017 launched

THE Singapore Prestige Brand Award (SPBA) 2017 was officially launched on Tuesday, complete with a newly broadened judging criteria that considers local firms' innovation and use of technology in...

A winning modern take on traditional Chinese furniture

Home-grown furniture and lifestyle brand Scene Shang plans to go regional at the end of next year amid healthy demand for its products. In the first of a four-part series on design firms, Scene...

Having a bubbly good time, naturally

MACARON, char siew bun, ice-cream - the list goes on. The range of food on display looks delectable enough to get one salivating. But wait a minute - a waft of rose and lavender greets you and you...

Automating HR functions may reduce risk for Singapore SMEs

THE human resource function of any organisation is responsible for many different tasks. A key responsibility includes managing employee benefits and handling payroll. As the organisation grows, so...

Going global: Many Singapore businesses do get it, says IE

THERE doesn't seem to be a shortage of Singapore companies - both the bigger boys and the newer start-ups - that are ambitious and hungry enough to want to expand abroad these days.

SGInnovate focuses on 5 areas to help startups, entrepreneurs

GOVERNMENT-OWNED company SGInnovate has nailed down the areas it will focus on in its mission to help startups and entrepreneurs at each stage of their development.

Sungei Rd vendors keen on new stalls

Five of the 11 original permit-holders at the Sungei Road flea market have indicated interest in operating stalls at Golden Mile Food Centre and Chinatown Market.

 

Emerging Enterprise award

Closes June 5, 2020