Companies Fostering tie-ups at home and in region

A regionwide enterprise network and a simplified grant scheme for industry tie-ups are in the works to help Singapore companies reap the benefits of innovation.

More innovation needed to drive aerospace growth: Iswaran

SINGAPORE - More than 70 per cent of workers in the aerospace industry here are in high-skilled areas, such as precision engineering and electronics.

Local firm aims to put first Singaporean in space by May

SINGAPORE - A local firm's plan to send the first Singaporean into space may finally take off this year.

Tech, smart-nation events to headline Singapore-France Year of Innovation

THE year 2018 will bring more collaboration between France and Singapore on innovation in areas such as smart and sustainable cities, fintech, health, biotechnologies and startups.

Singapore Polytechnic business school claims to have biggest cluster of vending machines

SINGAPORE - From Brand's essence of chicken to handphone chargers and powerbanks, a vending machine cluster at Singapore Polytechnic has it all.

Local store hits global stage

Mr Dennis Tay and Ms Amanda Eng (both right), both 32. He is the founder of Naiise and she is its chief marketing officer and buyer

Precision manufacturer Beyonics opens new integrated Singapore headquarters in Marsiling

SINGAPORE - Precision manufacturer Beyonics unveiled on Wednesday (Nov 29) its new S$27 million headquarters in Marsiling, five years after the Singapore-based group was bought out and delisted by...

China's innovation buzz creating more opportunities, says Heng

There is a palpable buzz in the innovation scene in China, and opportunities are growing for Singaporeans to learn from and collaborate with their Chinese counterparts, Minister for Finance Heng...

When family can impede culture of innovation

When he spoke to a young adult from a local start-up recently, former civil service head Lim Siong Guan asked what was the biggest problem the person faced.

Kiasu 2.0, or how to learn to love failure

A recent report found that Singapore's deeply ingrained fear of failure may be hampering efforts to transform it into a hub for innovation and new technology. It was based on a study by the...