Keppel's M1 joins IMDA scheme for new businesses, amid SME market push

KEPPEL-OWNED M1 has become the third telco in a government scheme providing digital solutions to small businesses, as it joined the Start Digital initiative on Tuesday.

Fintech firms urged to target SMEs

Financial technology firms hoping to carve out an edge in South-east Asia will have to target the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the region.

Got a New Idea? This scheme can help

A new service has been set up to help businesses develop new ideas that they have devised.

SMEs must press on with global plans: ESG

DESPITE a global growth slowdown and disruption from trade tensions, Kathy Lai, the deputy chief executive of government agency Enterprise Singapore (ESG), is still urging companies to expand...

Telcos will do well to deepen engagement with SMEs in good times or bad

SMALL businesses have turned cautious amid a cooling economy, Singtel enterprise chief Bill Chang said at a results briefing in August.

3 SMEs share their pro-family strategies at event

Feedback from staff at 3E Accounting that they were unable to use up their medical claim entitlements prompted bosses to add more options that can be accessed.

Flying into headwinds, firms find silver linings in the trade war

HOMEGROWN furniture company Koda freed up capacity at its factory in Vietnam to serve new customers, and is looking to start manufacturing in Indonesia or another neighbouring country in the next...

It Changed My Life: School dropout cleans up his act - and becomes CEO

Getting to where he is has been a soap opera of a journey for Mr Vernon Kwek, the chief executive of Primech Services & Engineering.

More initiatives to help SMEs take their business overseas

SINGAPORE - Smaller firms will get more help to expand overseas under an initiative unveiled on Friday (July 26).

Iswaran repeats call for SMEs to go digital

RENEWED efforts aimed at brand-new companies have boosted a government campaign to match small businesses with digital tools.

Over 4,000 SMEs tap scheme to digitalise businesses

More than 4,000 fledgling small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have tapped the Start Digital scheme to digitalise their businesses since the programme was launched in January.