CATEGORY: Singapore

Fintech startup Toast raises US$850,000 in seed round

By Colin Tung | Oct 08, 2015

The oversubscribed round bagged Toast US$100,000 beyond their target Read More

Mobikon raises funding from Life.SREDA, Qualgro

By Sainul Abudheen K | Oct 08, 2015

The company will use the funds for international expansion, develop new products and hiring Read More

SingPost trials mail delivery by drone with help from IDA

By Colin Tung | Oct 08, 2015

A parcel containing a letter and a t-shirt was delivered in a collaboration between SingPost and IDA as part of Singapore’s Smart Nation initiative Read More

HipVan nabs US$3.3M from Golden Gate Ventures, East Ventures

By Elaine Huang | Oct 08, 2015

Other investors include LionRock Global and Skype's Toivo Annus. Funds will help HipVan build the next IKEA online with a much wider product selection Read More

"What's their story?": Golden Gate Ventures' Vinnie Lauria on founders

By Elaine Huang | Oct 07, 2015

The venture capitalist chats with e27 on a founder's drive, deals that don't work out, and why it's great when people talk about past failures Read More

US-based 3M to invest US$7.1M into Singapore for R&D centre

By Kevin McSpadden | Oct 07, 2015

With a regional focus, the R&D centre will develop technologies for clean air, clean water and energy efficiency Read More

SG-based finance portal MoneySmart raises US$2M in Series A

By Yon Heong Tung | Oct 06, 2015

The startup will use new funding to increase hiring across all teams, accelerate marketing in Indonesia and Singapore and expand into a new market Read More

Unlimited Capital's Valeriy Kondruk has eyes on VR, AR and drones

By Elaine Huang | Oct 06, 2015

e27 chats with the investor-entrepreneur to find out what he looks for in founders, the deals he regrets not investing in and more Read More

'GrabTaxi' for local services ServisHero jumps into Singapore

By Kevin McSpadden | Oct 06, 2015

High Internet penetration rate and a knowledge of the local ecosystem makes Singapore an attractive move Read More

Abratable and AbraResto pull down shutters due to lack of funding

By Colin Tung | Oct 05, 2015

Seeking to raise bridge round, deal with Indonesian family fund broke down after having closed a term sheet Read More

DSG Consumer Partners puts US$1M more into IndiaLends

By Sainul Abudheen K | Oct 05, 2015

The capital will be used to grow product suite, expand operations to seven cities, enhance technology and hiring Read More

Boosting innovation in Singapore’s medtech ecosystem

By Yon Heong Tung | Oct 05, 2015

Singapore is going all out to transform the medtech landscape, with at least four accelerators dedicated to enabling its growth Read More

From Archives: Woomentum launches Asia's first women's crowdfunding platform

By Yon Heong Tung | Oct 03, 2015

Founder of Woomentum, Mouna Aouri Langendorf, wants to empower women-led startups through crowdfunding and community support Read More

Singapore unveils Smart Nation showcase IExperience

By Kevin McSpadden | Oct 02, 2015

The idea behind the permanent installation is to educate and inform the general public about the advantages of becoming a Smart Nation Read More

We are a global platform with global tools: Healint Founder

By Yon Heong Tung | Oct 02, 2015

Francois Cadiou, Founder of the Singapore-based digital health startup, talks to e27 about its founding, strategies and future plans Read More

Adtech startup Eywa Media nabs US$1M seed funding

By Kevin McSpadden | Oct 01, 2015

Eywa Media uses signal technology to drive multi-screen engagement and interactivity to help brands monetise their product Read More

Amid cutbacks, Evernote closes Singapore office

By Kevin McSpadden | Sep 30, 2015

The company will also cease the operations of Evernote Food from today Read More

Viddsee nabs funding from Japan's CyberAgent Ventures

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 30, 2015

The Singapore-based online video startup will use the funds to expand into new markets, scale teams and upgrade its mobile platforms Read More

In photos: Facebook Singapore's new digs

By Kevin McSpadden | Sep 29, 2015

With aesthetics reminiscent of a Brooklyn warehouse, Facebook's Singapore office is a visually pleasing and welcoming environment Read More

Infocomm Investments announces VC management associate programme

By Colin Tung | Sep 29, 2015

The 18-month long programme is on the lookout for its inaugural batch of eight undergraduate management associates; will commence in January 2016 Read More

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