Enterprise Singapore

Africa's a growth market, but it's a long-term play

INVESTING in Africa is a long-term play, various experts have cautioned, even as one national strategist has identified the continent's digital economy as a brand-new growth area for Singapore.

Initiative to offer exposure for SMEs' food products

Small and medium-sized food companies here will be able to get their new products out in supermarkets faster, under an initiative launched yesterday.

Singapore fintech firms joining the dots in Africa's digital frontier

ONE of the world's leading mobile-money markets is farther afield than many might venture - but Kenya, on Africa's east coast, is fertile ground for Singapore firms tapping the digital economy. And...

For Singapore startups, India is a land of fintech opportunities

A HUGE 1.3 billion population, strong government support for going cashless, and an "existential crisis" faced by traditional financial institutions (FIs), are among the factors that make India a...

ESG to help new SMEs go digital from birth

NEW small and medium enterprises (SMEs) here will be encouraged to be "digital at birth", with digital solutions offered to them upon registration with the Accounting And Corporate Regulatory...

Singapore firms urged to see innovation, going global as a single process

JUST as two government agencies merged to form Enterprise Singapore (ESG) in April, local firms should think of innovation and internationalisation as "a single conversation" instead of two separate...

Enterprise Singapore assist companies entering China's water industry

ENTERING a new industry in a different country is rarely a move made lightly, but the promise of continual and growing demand for one of nature's most precious resources is sufficient to tip the...

Firms tap Enterprise Singapore's expertise, connection for water projects in China

ENTERING a new industry in a different country is rarely a move made lightly, but the promise of continual and growing demand for one of nature's most precious resources is sufficient to tip the...

MOUs between Singapore and S. Korea to promote trade and collaboration

SINGAPORE and South Korea on Thursday signed a raft of partnerships aimed at strengthening bilateral trade and investment, as well as promoting collaborations between companies and government...

Singapore, South Korea sign pacts to help SMEs, startups collaborate and go global

SINGAPORE and South Korea on Thursday signed partnerships aimed at strengthening bilateral trade and investment as well as promoting collaboration between companies from the two countries, especially...

Menswear sector bright spot in local retail scene

When entrepreneur Victor Lee noticed that local stores were selling clothes and accessories mostly for women, he decided to put his best retail foot forward and open a shop for men's shoes.