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Fish farming group Barramundi Asia buying deep tech startup Allegro Aqua

SINGAPORE-BASED Barramundi Asia, which operates the largest barramundi farms in Singapore and Australia, is acquiring deep tech startup Allegro Aqua as it hones in on the study of fish genetics to...

EU plans 3.5b euro fund for startups in 'valley of death'

[BRUSSELS] The European Union (EU) is planning a 3.5 billion euro (S$5.26 billion) fund that will invest in early-stage technology in an effort to increase the pipeline of innovations that might...

Singapore deep tech startups face Series B funding gap: SGInnovate

WHEN the time came for one of SGInnovate's portfolio companies to raise Series B funds, the Singapore-based deep tech startup found that there was no local investor either willing or big enough to...

SGInnovate to invest in 20 startups, engage 15,000 participants under new deep tech strategy

SGINNOVATE will invest in at least 20 deep tech startups founded in Singapore and have 15,000 participants take part in more than 150 deep-tech events in 2018, the Singapore government-owned...

Chinese tech billionaire invests S$5m in Singapore VC fund

CHINESE tech billionaire Pang Shengdong is investing S$5 million in Singapore's Tembusu ICT Fund I - a S$70 million venture capital (VC) fund run by Tembusu Partners, The Business Times has learnt.