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More investors to be eligible for fast-track PR scheme

TOWKAY scions and startup founders now have a new road to living in the Republic, under changes to a scheme that dangles permanent residency for investments in Singapore.

60%-70% of jobs created by new investments in 2019 will be in PMET roles: EDB

SINGAPORE - Around 60 to 70 per cent of the jobs created by the foreign investment attracted here in 2019 will be for professionals, managers, executives and technicians, a category known as PMETs...

Singapore chases tech 'Jedi Masters' for Silicon Valley ambitions

SINGAPORE (REUTERS) - San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene.

经发局:继戴森之后 正吸引更多电动车商落户

  戴森去年10月宣布,计划在新加坡设厂生产电动汽车。新加坡经济发展局局长庄凯峰表示,目前正与其他几家公司进行谈判或讨论,整体构想是建立一个产业集群。

EDB expects Singapore to attract S$8b to S$10b in fixed asset investment in 2019

DESPITE slowing global growth, the Republic is expected to attract S$8 billion to S$10 billion in fixed asset investments (FAI) in 2019, in line with previous years, the Singapore Economic...

Eyeing promising players to boost growth

Singapore is on a mission to court technology mavens to drive foreign investment and create higher-quality jobs, as it strives to be a digital hub in the region.

Entrepreneurs drawn by clear laws, ease of set-up, savvy investors

When Malaysian Kelvin Teo and Indonesian Reynold Wijaya set up crowd-investing website Funding Societies in 2015 in Singapore, both were not on the island.

EDB revamp to boost foreign investments, local enterprises

The Economic Development Board (EDB) has introduced changes in the way it works as it moves to bolster foreign investment and boost local enterprises.

P&G pumps another US$30m into its Singapore digital innovation centre

PROCTER & Gamble (P&G) is investing an additional US$30 million in its digital innovation centre in Singapore, one year after pumping in an initial US$100 million.

How to be a successful social entrepreneur

Social enterprises must be commercially viable, and the entrepreneurs behind them must have tenacity and create the right business networks to get them off the ground, said prominent businessmen...

Singapore chosen as site for Kantar's first advanced analytics regional hub

SINGAPORE - WPP-owned global insights consultancy, Kantar, is partnering the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) to launch here its first research and development hub in Asia.