Most startup businesses are doomed

I USED to have a 1907 photography annual that carried ads for cameras made by hundreds of small British companies. Not many of those nascent tech businesses survived, even if their products were...

Enterprise Singapore partners German Accelerator to help startups grow

ENTERPRISE Singapore is working with a German government-backed startup accelerator to help startups from both countries expand out of their home markets.

7 local businesses selected for SME accelerator programme in Singapore

SEVEN local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will undergo a digital makeover as part of a business transformation programme by accelerator The FinLab, which organisers claim is the first...

New landscapes being drawn on Singapore's innovation canvas

THE funding is here, the startups are here too, and the mentors are definitely in the game. But the players are mapping a different scene on Singapore's innovation canvas today.

Accelerators pivot to next generation

THE startup ecosystem is at a tipping point, one where accelerators are starting to disrupt themselves.

Cisco, IIPL to start new programme for startups in 2016

INFOCOMM Investments (IIPL) and Cisco on Wednesday unveiled a new programme to help corporates co-create with startups innovative applications for healthcare, education, manufacturing, financial...

Singapore's medtech sector to get two growth boosts

MEDICAL technology (medtech) in Singapore - a sector which industry watchers have said is one to watch this year - got a fillip from two announcements on Wednesday.