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Singapore startups get access to India tech ecosystem with Global Innovation Alliance

SINGAPORE'S technology startups can now get access to India's growing innovation ecosystem through the Global Innovation Alliance (GIA) network, which has expanded into Bangalore.

Family office advisers report rising interest from clients in quitting Hong Kong

SERVICE providers to some of Asia's wealthiest families say they are fielding a rising number of calls about shifting away from Hong Kong, with some already moving money to Singapore-based banks...

Medtech offers booster shot for Singapore's biomed

IT'S been a tough year for the manufacturing sector, but the medical technology sub-sector has had a standout performance so far and is expected to continue to do well on the back of growing...

Digitalising built-environment sector 'can attract the young to it'

DIGITALISING the built-environment sector will change the nature of work there, and make careers in the industry more attractive to young people, the chief executive of the Building and...

Haidilao founder ousts Far East siblings to debut at top of Forbes Singapore Rich List

CONSUMERS' love for hot pot has propelled Haidilao founder Zhang Yong to the top of the 2019 Forbes Singapore Rich List, with a net worth of US$13.8 billion. Mr Zhang who makes his debut on the...

The doctor is online: why telemedicine apps need to tread with caution

GENERAL practitioner (GP) Dr Jipson Quah sees patients not just at his Woodlands clinic, but on his smartphone as well. When setting up his clinic three months ago, Dr Quah, 31, decided to try out...

Engineering vital as Singapore enters next phase of development: SM Teo

ENGINEERING has played a major role in Singapore's growth and transformation and will remain important as the country enters the next phase of development, said Senior Minister and Coordinating...

Digital transformation: big gaps between goals and reality

YOU might not be considering digital transformation when you're getting in your car to go to the office in the morning. But perhaps you should.

ESG cuts exports forecast range to 0 to -2% contraction following 6.4% Q1 drop

THE official non-oil domestic export growth forecast for this year has been trimmed - following a sharper drop in the NODX in the first three months of the year.

Driving fleets through Singapore's digital revolution

THE fleet landscape in Singapore - from hawker food deliveries to ride-sharing services - has seen tremendous growth in the past five years. In fact, the Singapore e-commerce market - a major...

AirTrunk raises S$450m to build Singapore data centre

DATA centre startup AirTrunk has raised S$450 million in debt and equity to help build its first Singapore facility as part of a multi-billion dollar plan to become a regional technology...