Tag Archives: Singapore


[Singapore] Y-trepreneur

[Singapore] Y-trepreneur

Join us at Y-trepreneur to learn from well-established startups in Singapore! Synopsis: Do you have an idea and are keen to change it into reality, but unsure how and where to begin? Or you have started on your idea but encountered some obstacles along the way? Y-trepreneur aims to help you find your answers! Seize


[Singapore] Lean Canvas Workshop

Learn how to use Lean Startup techniques and raise your chances of success for your product Synopsis: “Most products fail. Not because we fail to build what we set out to build, but because we waste time, money, and effort building the wrong product.” – Ash Maurya, Running Lean Many startups have wasted time, effort and


Selfie camera app Selfit soft launches in Singapore

The app offers users virtual characters, animations and live effects to play with. It is available in the iOS App Store Selfit, a free augmented or ‘mixed reality’ selfie camera app from Nextstop-studio, has soft launched in Singapore today, shared the company exclusively with e27. The app offers users virtual characters, animations and live effects to play with,

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Rant and rave for a good cause

This Singaporean travel startup wants your reviews as part of its corporate social responsibility initiative When one is travelling, accommodation is often one of the most pressing concerns. Comfort and cleanliness is key to the experience and sometimes expectations fall short. In other cases, expectations are exceeded when you get more bang — the rooms


[Singapore] Filing company tax and PIC claims: Intermediate

Hello November. It’s the time of the year that every Singapore company is required to file tax. Synopsis: Join us for a 1.5-hour tour on Singapore’s corporate tax filing, sponsored by Plug-in@Blk71. Following our introduction to Singapore corporate tax regime, this is an intermediate session that will look more in-depth at tax planning and optimizing


[Singapore] CoFoundersLab Matchup Singapore

Build your core startup team at CoFoundersLab Matchup Singapore! Synopsis: CoFoundersLab Matchup Singapore is aimed at helping entrepreneurs find co-founders, advisers & interns and to build strong, core founding teams. Get started networking now with a potential core team member by creating a free profile on CoFoundersLab.com. Event details: Start: Wednesday, 19 November, 2014 07:00


Singapore-based edutech startup Cialfo raises US$800K in seed funding

The investment will help realise the startup’s vision of disrupting the online education technology space in Singapore Singapore-based edutech startup Cialfo has reportedly raised US$800,000 in a seed round from an undisclosed investor. It currently offers three core services: Get-a-Plan, which gamifies learning for SAT Tests on mobile and web; Collegify, which simplifies university applications with


[Singapore] France Singapore Innovation Days 2014

How to be more productive and what are the IT solutions to be more productive? Come to the FSID to find out!   Synopsis: The fifth edition of France Singapore Innovation Days is dedicated to “IT Solutions to improve productivity and competitiveness” and it will take place in Singapore. The main day is on the


[Singapore] Meetup: DevOps

DevOps: Tools to Effectively Monitor Your Mobile and Web Apps Synopsis: Dynatrace is organizing a sharing session on “DevOps: Tools to Effectively Monitor Your Mobile and Web Apps” You are invited to learn, and share your challenges when developing and monitoring your website and applications This sharing session is open to all – from developers,


[Singapore] Startup Weekend Education Singapore

Transform your ideas into action with the first Startup Weekend Education (SWEDU) held in Singapore   Synopsis: Have you ever had an idea for improving education? Here’s your opportunity to transform your education ideas into action in 54 hours. Find the right people with complementary skills & the passion & dedication to build a startup


Samsung and SingTel offer one lucky startup access to their 500M mobile customers

The three-day competition organised by SingTel and Samsung starts in Singapore today, with a final winner to be announced on November 26 Samsung and SingTel Group have today launched a three-day mentorship event in Singapore comprised of candidates admitted from a series of local competitions held in the region since May. The potential loot: access to


Gamestart 2014: How was Singapore’s first ever gaming convention?

The city-state’s very own gaming convention was held on October 25-26 at Suntec Convention Centre with Sony and Bandai Namco among the stars Gamestart 2014, Singapore’s inaugural gaming conference, kicked off last weekend on October 25 and 26 at the Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre. The two-day event saw fans from all over the


Oddle helps restaurants snag and fulfil oodles of delivery orders

The order management platform has signed restaurants such as The Soup Spoon and Syed Alwi Nasi Lemak In 2013, The Lawn owner Lim Ze Yan met with a problem faced by many restaurateurs in Singapore and beyond. Business was starting to get brisk, but it was difficult to facilitate online deliveries or pick-ups without signing up with


Singaporean startup wins at Fukuoka Global Venture Awards

KAI Square, a surveillance solutions provider, bagged prize money of US$1,800 at the awards ceremony held in Fukuoka, Japan Singaporean startup KAI Square has won the Award of Excellence at the Fukuoka Global Venture Awards for its Video-Analytics-as-a-Service (VAaaS) product. It has won a prize money of JPY 200,000 (approx. US$1,800). Held for the first time,


It’s tough to find really good startups to invest in Singapore: Alex Toh

IncuVest’s Toh shares the firm’s investment philosophy, emerging Russian tech ecosystem, advantages of being in Singapore, and more IncuVest, a Singapore-based investor group, announced earlier this month that it had funded six seed-stage startups — Baseride Technologies, Intellect Motion, Matchimi, Smartmissimo Technologies, Gamera Networks and Monkimun – over the last three months. The company says it has seen over 1,000 deals, formally


mClinica secures funding from 500 Startups, IMJ and Kickstart

The funds will be used for expansion to Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand mClinica, a mobile health startup from Singapore, has secured its first round of investment from 500 Startups, IMJ Investment Partners of Japan and Kickstart Ventures of the Philippines to fuel expansion to Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand. The funding round was led by Kickstart.