Singapore SMEs

Netpoleon carves out a niche in competitive cybersecurity market

WITH Singapore well on its way to becoming a Smart Nation, the cybersecurity market has been booming and local cybersecurity value-added distributor, Netpoleon Solutions, has seen a surge in...

Intelligent cloud: A new 'playing field' for SMEs in the digital economy?

THE business landscape has changed drastically since the 1980s when the big tech companies such as Huawei and Amazon first started out. Thirty years ago, new tech entrants had to compete with...

Making cleaning robots a reality

MAKING a robot in under seven months is no easy feat, but husband and wife team Dylan Ng and Michelle Seow, together with assistant professor Mohan Rajesh Elara, did just that.

Constructing a bright future

THE distinctive name of construction company QXY Resources comes from the initials of founder and CEO Patrick Koh's children, and stems from the company's desire to venture beyond the construction...

Bean there, done that

SOYA milk and beancurd used to be traditional breakfast items typically found only in Singapore's hawker centres - that is, until homegrown soya bean chain Mr Bean came along.

Lintec's concrete plans for the future

SINCE its incorporation two decades ago, Lintec Concrete Technologies (LCT)'s vision has not wavered. Its CEO Ramamoorthy Sakthivel Murugan, otherwise known as Mr R Sakthi, always strives for the...

Locating and refining the black gold of the digital economy

LOCATING oil is tougher than it looks. Geologists interpret rock surfaces and soil types via a combination of shallow drilling, satellite imagery, gravity methods or seismology. It's a long and...

Honouring the best in business

THE Singapore business community came out in force to fete the top 50 privately-held local companies at the Enterprise 50 (E50) Awards gala dinner on Nov 29.

SMEs expect lower turnover in 2018; sentiment weighed down by trade war: survey

MORE small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore are expecting a decline in turnover this year, citing the challenging business environment as the main culprit for the dampened outlook,...

Hardwired for change

KOH Hock Seng, the founder and managing director of Exceltec, has transformed the business from a small subsidiary of the International Merchandising Mart (IMM) Mall, into an established...