SMEs

Money FM podcast: How SMEs are coping during the circuit breaker

We speak to Kurt Wee, chairman of the Fair Tenancy Framework Industry Committee and president of the Association of Small & Medium Enterprises, about how SMEs have been coping during this...

Property consultants point to snags in fair tenancy framework recommendations

THE proposals suggested by the Fair Tenancy Framework Industry Committee (FTFIC) might face some road bumps, as property consultants point to potential snags in the list of recommendations.

No easy balance in exiting Circuit Breaker

ABOUT two weeks from today, Singapore would have just exited the eight-week Circuit Breaker period and find itself in Safe Opening, the first of three planned phases of rebooting the economy.

More wage and rent support needed as most retailers stay closed, F&B firms still restricted

THE retail and food and beverage (F&B) sectors will need more wage support to stay afloat as the former group remains closed and the latter still restricted to takeaways in the first phase of...

SMEs get more help for digital marketing

THE E-Commerce Booster Package administered by Enterprise Singapore (ESG) has been enhanced to provide funding for digital marketing services and manpower for small and medium-sized enterprises (...

A Covid-19 survival guide

SURVIVAL of the smartest and most resilient. This is where we are at in the current economic landscape. It has been reported that the impact of Covid-19 may drive us into a global recession if the...

Some bubble tea and other F&B players find ways around circuit breaker

A NUMBER of food and beverage (F&B) players' operations were abruptly curtailed last week due to tighter restrictions amid Singapore's circuit breaker period, but some enterprising businesses...

Arkphire acquires Singapore's Generic Tech in Asia boost

SINGAPOREAN IT solutions company Generic Technologies has been acquired by Ireland-based IT company Arkphire as part of the latter's Asia-Pacific expansion. While the deal sum is undisclosed,...

Google and UOB unveil training courses for retail, tourism and F&B SMEs hit by Covid-19

GOOGLE and United Overseas Bank (UOB) on Friday announced new training courses run by the SME Leadership Academy programme and aimed at helping small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in retail...

Google and UOB unveil training courses for retail, tourism and F&B SMEs hit by Covid-19

GOOGLE and United Overseas Bank (UOB) on Friday announced new training courses run by the SME Leadership Academy programme and aimed at helping small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in retail...

Singapore banks to offer more affordable financial support to cash-strapped SMEs

SINGAPORE's banking trio are offering more affordable financing support for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) hit by the novel coronavirus fallout.