CATEGORY: Singapore

Sports prediction social network SportsHero heads to the Australian Stock Exchange

By Anisa Menur | Dec 09, 2016

It offers 60,000,000 common stock shares on issue at AU$0.05 (US$0.03) per share Read More

Grab is launching a loyalty rewards programme for passengers to get discounted rides or merchant rewards

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 08, 2016

GrabRewards will feature four tiers: Platinum, Gold and Silver and Member Read More

General Assembly is teaming up with NTUC to boost tech careers in Singapore

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 08, 2016

The tech education company signed a MoU with NTUC's U associate initiative, which aims to provide networking support and skill set sharing avenues for PMEs Read More

This B2B marketplace has been working under the radar -- now it raises investment from Senjō Group

By Anisa Menur | Dec 08, 2016

Tjaara is a Singapore-based B2B marketplace that connects small to medium-sized wholesalers to its network of Mandarin-speaking manufacturers Read More

Singapore's Paktor makes first acquisition, buys controlling stake in Taiwanese startup 17 Media

By Kevin McSpadden | Dec 08, 2016

17 Media will receive a 'significant cash injection' and Paktor CEO Joseph Phua will take over as CEO Read More

Cocoon Capital launches US$7M seed fund, targets SaaS, e-commerce, and fintech verticals

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 07, 2016

It will focus on startups based in Southeast Asia and India Read More

Designed for professionals, Singapore's Holistics.io wants to be the Adobe of data analytics

By Kevin McSpadden | Dec 07, 2016

Rather than hiding SQL in a drag-and-drop interface, Holistics.io makes the language the star of the show, and helps analysts build comprehensive reports Read More

A Singapore private university is investing US$35.1M to support entrepreneurs

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 07, 2016

Its new initiative is a multi-pronged approach to nurture entrepreneurship and encourage starting up Read More

Ruvento raises new seed fund for hardware startups in Singapore, China, and the US

By Anisa Menur | Dec 07, 2016

It will write 70 per cent of its check between US$100,000 and US$500,000 with the rest of the capital reserved for follow-on investments of up to US$2 million Read More

In Pics: See how Grab's employees get their creative juices flowing

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 06, 2016

Take a look inside Grab's headquarters in Singapore, where innovation abounds Read More

Grab is launching a new carpooling service that might top uberPOOL

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 06, 2016

Forget GrabHitch, GrabShare is a far more optimised carpooling service Read More

2C2P is now Diners Club International's online payment processing partner

By Anisa Menur | Dec 06, 2016

The agreement is believed to expand 2C2P’s global payment processing capabilities, better positioning it to tap into US payments market Read More

P2P mobile marketplace Carousell expanding to Australia

By Sainul Abudheen | Dec 05, 2016

According to a Nielsen study, the Australian e-commerce market is estimated to surpass US$24 billion by 2018 Read More

HOOQ appoints OTT industry veteran as Country Manager for Singapore, bags Gold Award for branding

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 05, 2016

Michael D’Oliveiro will help the emerging Asia-based video streaming service in expanding its brand presence in the region Read More

Taiwan's travel marketplace KKday nabs US$7M to expand to more Asian countries

By Sainul Abudheen | Dec 05, 2016

KKday has already expanded its presence into Hong Kong, Malaysia, Korea and Japan, besides Singapore Read More

The Working Capitol set to launch luxurious new co-working space in Singapore's CBD

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 05, 2016

The co-working space will span about 5,110 square metres across 11 floors at 140 Robinson Road Read More

DataStreamX that helps businesses commercialise their real-time data raises funding

By Sainul Abudheen | Dec 05, 2016

The two-year-old startup has worked with over 400 businesses to monetise data through its online platform which serves as a marketplace for buyers and sellers of commercial data Read More

AIRmaker unveils 5 new IoT startups that will tackle critical problems, from maternal care to clean water

By Yon Heong Tung | Dec 02, 2016

The first cohort of startups from the Singapore-based cross-border IoT accelerator went through a rigorous 12-week programme Read More

Singapore has quietly taken the global lead in LiFi technology development

By Kevin McSpadden | Dec 02, 2016

Temasek-backed pureLiFi has partnered with the IMDA to pursue trial testing in the city — the first partnership of its kind in the world Read More

Singaporean medtech company is trying to disrupt dialysis, lands US$11.2M funding

By Kevin McSpadden | Dec 01, 2016

AWAK Technologies is building a technology that makes dialysis machines more affordable, mobile and maybe even battery powered Read More

Post-mortem: 5 things that helped us hit our first US$10K in 2 months

By e27.co/edric.subur | Dec 01, 2016

Keep innovating, be persistent, and treat your customers like family Read More

Sixscape gets US$1.4M to protect your email, chats and file transfer apps from cyber attacks

By Sainul Abudheen | Dec 01, 2016

The investor is Tembusu Partners, an early- and growth-stage fund targeting China, India and Southeast Asia Read More

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