Singapore SMEs

Fighting Covid-19 with local innovations

AS the Covid-19 pandemic continues to rage around the globe, local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are meeting demand for diagnosis, treatment and protection solutions with homegrown...

Small businesses in Asean prioritising tech investments for 2020: survey

TECHNOLOGY investments are the top investment priority for small businesses in South-east Asia this year. They are counting on technology to overcome the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on their...

Strategies for rebound

Don't plan too far ahead. Don't over invest in e-platform. Think mid term (three to six months) and make adjustment along the way. Many SMEs focus on the front end of the business. However, during...

UOB's The FinLab launches digital platform for SMEs, startups in Asean

UNITED Overseas Bank's (UOB) innovation accelerator The FinLab on Tuesday launched an online platform to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and startups across Asean to digitalise.

Building more sustainable small businesses for a more resilient future

THE COVID-19 global crisis has been disruptive on many fronts. Aside from being a public health issue, it has also had serious economic, social and political consequences that we will experience...

Singapore, Shenzhen ink MOUs for smart city initiative

SINGAPORE and Shenzhen have inked eight memoranda of understanding (MOUs) which will deepen digital collaboration and linkages between both cities.

For watch boutiques and car showrooms, premium also now means safe

WITH Phase 2 of reopening the Singapore economy kicking in from Friday, the weekend is set to come early for shopaholics and potential car buyers as retail stores in malls and car showrooms...

More chances for ICT SMEs to snag government contracts in FY2020

THE Singapore government's plan to increase spending on information and communication technology (ICT) and make more use of bulk tenders and dynamic contracting is welcome news to small and medium...

Webinar, panel discussions offer strategies for post-Covid-19 business recovery

AS BUSINESSES here tackle the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak, Singaporeans must brace themselves for the different scenarios the post-Covid-19 world will present.

Phase 3 businesses resigned to waiting their turn to reopen

LARGE-scale events and venues such as conferences, exhibitions, concerts and trade fairs; and entertainment venues such as bars, nightclubs, karaoke outlets, cinemas, theatres, as well as indoor...

ASME, SBF launch funds to support migrant workers, SMEs and employees

SINGAPORE'S Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (ASME) on Friday launched a fundraising initiative to raise a total of S$500,000 for the migrant worker community, in partnership with the...