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.

More help for SMEs to send staff for skills training

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will receive even more financial support to send their staff for skills training with a grant that could see a $2,000 training course fee slashed to just...

UOB's venture with Zilingo aims to benefit SMEs

United Overseas Bank (UOB) has signed a deal that will give smaller firms access to its banking services via the platform of fashion and lifestyle e-commerce firm Zilingo.

Deskera partners Funding Societies to offer digital financing solutions for SMEs

SINGAPORE - Cloud company Deskera is partnering peer-to-peer financing platform, Funding Societies, to offer digital alternative lending solutions that allow small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs...

Small company Providend is big on flexi-work arrangements

Finance executive Moon Shary considered resigning two years ago or working part-time so she could help her daughter prepare for the Primary School Leaving Examination, but the option of flexible...