AMTD, Xiaomi to create fintech leadership programme with SMU and NUS

HONG Kong investment bank AMTD Group and the financial services arm of Chinese tech giant Xiaomi have joined hands with Singapore Management University (SMU) and the National University of...

Singaporeans expect inflation to inch up to 3.2% in coming year: DBS-SMU poll

SINGAPOREANS believe overall or headline inflation will rise slightly to 3.2 per cent over the next 12 months.

Commitment, capability and collaboration for the long haul

"INNOVATION is what sparks many success stories among sustainable family enterprises," said Singapore Management University's (SMU) Professor Annie Koh.

SMU to offer fintech experiential learning in Singapore in tie-up with Citi Ventures

SINGAPORE - Singapore Management University (SMU) will provide experiential learning on financial technology to its undergraduates starting from next year, through the Citi University Partnerships...

ST Education Forum to debate entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs are the "bedrock" of economic progress that provides for the advancement of nations, says Singapore Management University's (SMU) Associate Professor Reddi Kotha.

ST-SMU Nurturing Entrepreneurs: University builds bridges to innovation

Many Singaporeans would know of the delivery service Ninja Van. Those into luxury goods would likely be aware of Reebonz, the e-commerce platform for buying and selling luxury goods. They were...

Singaporeans need to think bigger: Tech investor

In Silicon Valley, where rags-to-riches stories of tech gurus are told in every cafe, the one about the carpet merchant who became a tech investor may have been overlooked.

Do entrepreneurs do more harm than good? Experts to spar at ST Education Forum

SINGAPORE - The Silicon Valley model of entrepreneurship is often celebrated.

Singapore Budget 2019: Much ado about economic restructuring, whither the results?

THIS year's Budget saw Singapore double down on its economic restructuring push, against the backdrop of a weakening economy, with growth hit by global trade worries. On the business front, Singapore...

How to be a successful social entrepreneur

Social enterprises must be commercially viable, and the entrepreneurs behind them must have tenacity and create the right business networks to get them off the ground, said prominent businessmen...

Customer satisfaction in Singapore at highest level in a decade last year, index finds

SINGAPORE - Customer satisfaction in Singapore hit its highest level in a decade last year, according to statistics released on Wednesday (March 28).