4 startups picked to pioneer BlueChilli’s healthtech accelerator in Singapore

THE first four early-stage startups to lead BlueChilli's healthtech accelerator programme for South-east Asia will tackle regional health issues ranging from mental health to chronic diseases and...

Singapore healthtech startups attract US$105m in 2018

HEALTHTECH startups in Singapore attracted US$105 million across 21 deals in 2018, according to a report published by healthtech researcher Galen Growth Asia in collaboration with Singapore's...

Medtech hub opens with support from healthcare clusters

A NEW hub connecting startups, organisations and professionals in the healthcare industry opened its doors to the community on Monday.

NOVI Health fights chronic diseases person by person, behaviour by behaviour

DOCTORS often advise diabetes patients to eat less white rice; but without any support at home, it is hard for patients to change such a deep-seated habit, noted Dr Sue-Anne Toh, a specialist...

BlueChilli launches healthtech accelerator for South-east Asia

AUSTRALIAN startup accelerator BlueChilli has partnered with Enterprise Singapore (ESG) to launch a Singapore-based healthtech accelerator, as part of efforts to scout for and support startups...

Vietnam-based startup Jio Health raises US$5m in Series A funding round

JIO Health, a healthtech startup based in Vietnam, has clinched US$5 million in Series A funding led by Singapore venture firm Monk's Hill Ventures.

Asia's wealthiest look to healthtech investing

INVESTING in health technology (healthtech) is shaping up to be the next big thing for Asia's wealthiest.

KPMG launches matchmaking initiative for startups

KPMG Singapore has launched an initiative which will allow its corporate customers to tap the creative skills of startups in order to get access to innovative solutions. Called the KPMG Digital...