Cloud-based practice management platform for dental clinics DentalTap forays into Vietnam

Backed by Imperious Group VC and VISA, DentalTap is already present in 20 countries, including Malaysia, Singapore, India, and the Philippines 

3 ways to to develop a socially responsible image for your brand

Better brand recognition, a positive business reputation, a boost in sales, and increased customer loyalty are some of the benefits 

Helpster raises US$2.5M to help companies find temporary employees

The Helpster investment was led by Mojo Partners and Wavemaker Partners 

Today's top tech news: December 12

Singapore sovereign wealth fund invests in US fintech startup, NSI Ventures set to launch a fund aimed at consumer apps, and more 

The 3 strategies for bootstrapping from the beginning

There are trade-offs, but bootstrapping allows business owners a certain amount of freedom 

4 network security tips progressive small businesses are implementing

Network security isn’t a topic reserved for massive enterprises with a huge digital footprint. Even smaller businesses have to think about how they’re going to establish and monitor a network so they can be successful both now and in the future. 

"Never give up on a great idea" and other advice from SPAR MD Rajeev Krishnan

Having the right kind of people and mindset is a much-needed ingredient in the formula for success 

Medtech startup Advent Access raises US$1.9M from Temasek-backed Accuron MedTech

Advent Access is developing a device that will reduce wear and tear on dialysis patient's vein; it has completed clinical trial in Singapore 

Adventoro launches online platform to discover and book adventure-based tours and activities in Malaysia

Adventoro currently lists 400 tours and activities in Malaysia, and plans to expand its listings to include tours and activities around Southeast Asia in early 2018 

VENTENY raises US$2.3M Series A funding round led by SBI Investment

VENTENY plans to use the new funding to accelerate platform development and strengthen group structure