Emerging Enterprise Award

Promising young companies offer hope amid crisis

IN a year marked by uncertainty and unprecedented challenges, young companies with potential to thrive despite the Covid-19 crisis are providing a much-needed dose of optimism for the future.

Fruits Vending, ImmunoScape and SkyLab Networks bag Emerging Enterprise awards

SIX young enterprises were recognised for their business innovation, resilience and excellence at the Emerging Enterprise Award 2020 on Wednesday.

Weston Robot sees opportunities in crisis

THEY do not tire easily, never complain and never get sick at the workplace.

Recycling food with insects takes flight

LOCAL company Lam Tak is in the business of recycling food waste. But here's the catch: the firm does so with legions of flies.

At Toffs, a desire to carve its own niche

PART postman, part security officer. That is how Toffs Technologies' co-founder and director of operations Philip Chua describes his firm's business model.

Planting the seeds for the future of farming

NELSON Lim, who co-founded an agritech startup in Singapore, likes to joke that his crops are incredibly pampered.

Ex-classmates team up to build company powered by smart technology

SOME entrepreneurs take months, or even years, to come up with a viable business proposition. For SkyLab co-founder and group chief executive Gary Kwang, all it took was a meeting over dinner.

Developing a trade portal to source for financing options

THE coronavirus pandemic may have brought about headwinds for Singapore E-Business (SGeBiz), which operates a procurement-to-payment platform for retail and food and beverage businesses, but it...

Driving the world via data analytics, AI

HAVING a system predict whether a first-year student will, at the end of his time in school, graduate at the top of his class or in the lower percentile may seem eerily prescient, but that is...

Ucare.ai's systems can predict if you have Covid-19

IF ALGORITHMS can be used to predict the types of shows that someone enjoys, or the gadgets consumers buy, could it also alert people before they get sick and even how much their hospital bills...

Using AI to solve problems before they happen

AS the world patiently awaits the roll-out and mass adoption of 5G technology in the coming years, so too, does Bhargab Mitra.