SMEs need to contribute more to Singapore economy: Chan Chun Sing

SMALL and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore need to pull their weight in raising their contribution to the Singapore economy, by being much more productive and efficient.

Google, UOB aim to train SMEs to use digital tools for business issues

GOOGLE and UOB on Monday announced a programme that aims to train 400 business leaders of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in using digital tools to solve business issues.

Amazon dethrones Google as top global brand: Survey

LONDON (AFP) - US retail giant Amazon has moved past hi-tech titans Apple and Google to become the world's most valuable brand, a key survey showed Tuesday (June 11).

Developer Space @ Google Singapore takes off

SINGAPORE-BASED dining app Chope will look to gain expertise and technological know-how from the newly launched Developer Space @ Google Singapore, as it seeks to train more tech-savvy workers....

EU antitrust regulators probe Google's search dominance

EU antitrust regulators have asked Google's rivals if the Internet search giant unfairly demotes local search competitors, according to a questionnaire seen by Reuters, a move which could lead to a...

Google rolls out new ad solution for small businesses across the Asia-Pacific

GOOGLE announced on Wednesday the roll-out of a solution that makes it easy for owners of small businesses to create effective online advertisements, even though they may be short on budget, tech...

Paying for Google apps is a test of consumer affection

COMPANIES that grow into US$800 billion monopolists tend to be pretty savvy. Devious, even. So it goes for Google. European regulators declared in July that Alphabet Inc's Google was abusing its...

No firm is too small or too old to leverage technology: Google Singapore boss

Technology giant Google has consistently topped rankings for the best workplace, and is well-known for giving employees free lunches, napping rooms and even massages and hairdressing services.

Google to debut emails that automatically update

SAN FRANCISCO (REUTERS) - Gmail is about to get dynamic.

B Capital raises US$360m to invest in tech-enabled small businesses

B CAPITAL Group, a global venture capital firm co-founded by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, has raised US$360 million at the final close of its fund, substantially exceeding its original target.

Google, Temasek investing in Go-Jek in $1.6b funding round

Alphabet's Google, Singapore investment company Temasek Holdings and Chinese online platform Meituan-Dianping are investing in Indonesian ride-hailing start-up Go-Jek as part of a US$1.2 billion (...