USER activity is climbing higher and higher for digital entertainment startups in South-east Asia as more people stay indoors due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Companies ranging from an e-sports firm...
STARTUPS that have long enjoyed the benefits of an exuberant scene in South-east Asia are now facing their first stress test as they scramble to last out the Covid-19 storm.
[SINGAPORE] As a 17-year-old trainee bellboy, Kuok Meng Xiong spent a summer opening doors at his family's Island Shangri-La hotel in Hong Kong.
TRAVEL and hospitality startups are seeing a drop in revenue following the Covid-19 outbreak, some by up to 60 per cent.
Struggling start-up Honestbee has laid off about 80 per cent of its staff in the wake of the temporary closure of its grocery store Habitat.
THE recent layoff of a dozen staff at CXA Group arose from investors wanting to see a "clear path to profitability", while the insurtech startup is seeking to raise US$50 million in Series C funds...
CHALLENGES like climate change also present Singapore with opportunities for innovation, Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon noted in a speech on Tuesday.