New think-tank set up to spur innovation in logistics sector

Reefknot Investments, a venture capital fund backed by Singapore investment firm Temasek, has set up a think-tank with four other industry players to spearhead changes in the supply chain and...

S'pore takes up 25% of $8.3b invested in region's tech firms

Singapore accounted for a quarter of the US$5.99 billion (S$8.3 billion) invested in the region's tech firms in the first half of this year, up from 13 per cent for the whole of last year, a...

SAP launches Singapore accelerator for SE Asian enterprise tech start-ups

SINGAPORE - German software giant SAP aims to groom South-east Asian start-ups specialised in enterprise tech, with the launch of its first accelerator in Singapore on Tuesday (Aug 13).

Huge market, Web access drive expansion of Indonesian start-ups

Indonesia is a hotbed for start-up activity in South-east Asia with four unicorns, each with a coveted US$1 billion (S$1.4 billion) valuation.

For the perfect cuppa, tech firm's scanner leaves nothing to chance

Local start-up teapasar has devised a faster and more economical way to authenticate and identify plant-based food and drink.

Efforts to develop workforce for digital economy must include workers from all sectors: S. Iswaran

SINGAPORE - Singapore has to take an inclusive approach to develop a workforce to meet the changing needs of the digital economy, said Minister for Communications and Information S. Iswaran on...

Businesses can find part-time staff 'in three hours' with manpower firm's app

SINGAPORE - Staff shortages can be a constant bind for businesses in the food and beverage (F&B), retail and cleaning sectors.

New government office set up to help firms digitise; 10,000 new tech-related jobs expected

The new Digital Industry Singapore office will be the "first stop" for companies to seek help in digital industry-related matters.

No change to exit offer for Challenger in proposed delisting; EGM to be held on June 27

SINGAPORE - Home-grown IT retailer Challenger is not raising its exit offer of 56 cents apiece for a proposed voluntary delisting from the Singapore Exchange (SGX), despite pressure from minority...