Bangladesh PM pulls out all the stops to woo Singapore firms

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday went all out in her bid to woo Singapore companies to her fast-growing country, offering as draws its booming economy, competitive workforce and...

Spring Singapore arm appoints private sector partners to co-invest over S$200m in deep-tech startups

SINGAPORE - The investment arm of Spring Singapore, Spring Seeds Capital (SSC), has appointed nine co-investment partners in a bid to catalyse more than S$200 million of investments into early...

S'pore-based start-up Parcel Perform raises $1.5m

Singapore-based e-commerce logistics start-up Parcel Perform has raised US$1.1 million (S$1.45 million) in seed funding, it said yesterday.

Singapore e-commerce logistics start-up Parcel Perform raises US$1.1 seed funding

SINGAPORE - Parcel Perform, a Singapore-based e-commerce logistics start-up, said on Monday (Jan 22) that it has raised US$1.1 million (S$1.3 million) in seed funding.

Putting faith and effort in beauty and wellness

Now that her beauty and wellness business has grown by leaps and bounds, Ms Wendi Chan would like to help individuals who are keen to be her franchisees as well as other start-ups.

Spackman Entertainment Group invests 250 million won in South Korean film production startup

SPACKMAN Entertainment Group has sunk 250 million won (S$309,171) into the seed financing round for a South Korean film production company, The Makers Studio, and owns 20 per cent of the firm.

PrimaDeli's franchise model a recipe for success

In 1992, Prima was still focused on its main business of milling flour, when the government agency then known as the National Productivity Board approached it with an idea.

Marvelstone to launch world's largest AI hub in Singapore next year

SINGAPORE - Marvelstone Group, the private investment firm behind Singapore-based fintech hub LATTICE80, plans to launch the world's largest artificial intelligence (AI) hub in Singapore's central...

Indonesia shaping up as next frontier for start-ups

JAKARTA • Big-name investors, including Expedia and Alibaba, are pumping billions of dollars into tech start-ups in Indonesia to capitalise on its burgeoning digital economy and potential as South...

Singapore, Hungarian companies can partner in manufacturing, transport and logistics, wholesale trade, ICT: Lim Hng Kiang

SINGAPORE - There are opportunities for companies from Hungary and Singapore with complementary strengths to work together in the manufacturing, transport and logistics, wholesale trade and...