TAG: Singapore

Coda Payments announces new round of funding from IMJ Investment Partners and others

By Dayana Sobri | Aug 23, 2016

The fund will be used to add capabilities and geographies to Codapay and Codashop Read More

Wozniak: Silicon Valley is not worried about Silicon Valleyish tech hubs springing up in other places

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 17, 2016

A wide-ranging interview with one of the most important people in the history of technology Read More

Singaporean beauty company Luxasia appoints Wolfgang Baier as Group CEO

By Dayana Sobri | Aug 17, 2016

The group aims to enhance its offerings to capitalise on market opportunities and deepen the trust with its brand owners and consumers Read More

Telstra-backed accelerator muru-D announces second cohort of startups in Singapore

By Dayana Sobri | Aug 16, 2016

The 11 startups selected for muru-D Singapore represent seven countries from across Asia Pacific Read More

New York-based Byte Academy heads to Singapore with Series A from Tri5 Ventures

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 15, 2016

Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam helped convince Byte Academy that Singapore was the best place to set up shop Read More

How companies can learn from Pokémon Go to engage employees

By e27.co/leong-cheetung | Aug 15, 2016

Pokémon Go has mastered three essential elements of workplace management and many companies struggle to implement even one Read More

Singaporean edtech startup Tueetor gets US$1.48M investment from iGroup

By Dayana Sobri | Aug 12, 2016

The company aims to address the two pain points faced by parents in their children’s education: affordability and accessibility Read More

How Pokémon Go trainers are changing the world, in stats

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 12, 2016

All the cool stats and facts to get a broad idea of the impact made by the world's most famous video game: Pokémon Go Read More

Singaporean analytics startup Biofourmis raises US$1M in angel funding led by SpesNet and Eden Strategy

By Dayana Sobri | Aug 10, 2016

Biofourmis has been actively working with the healthcare sector to offer predictive, precise and meaningful insights into one’s health Read More

Why I did a 180 on moving to China

By Josh Steimle | Aug 10, 2016

I’m moving to Shenzhen, China to open MWI’s second Asia office there. Why did I choose Shenzhen over Singapore or another Asian market? Read More

New connections: LinkedIn now has over 100 million users in Asia

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 10, 2016

The weirdest data point you'll read today: 1,000 people in Singapore are connected to professionals in Antarctica Read More

Doesn't get any crazier than this: A wrap of an astonishing week in Asia's ride-hailing industry

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 05, 2016

Uber China and Didi merge, Grab CEO spoke out (and is raising money), Go-jek lands US$550 million. You got all that? Read More

From general public to SMEs: Singapore crowdfunding platform Funding Societies raises US$7.5M

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 04, 2016

Since its 2015 inception, the company has facilitated US$7.5 million worth of loans to over 100 SMEs in Singapore Read More

Taiwan's THINKTANK aims to build smart cities, brick by digital brick

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 03, 2016

THINKTANK is building small products under a big umbrella, and is working in Taiwan, Singapore, Thailand, China, the US and Russia Read More

After a successful digital agency exit, Pealo's Prakash Somosundram is looking to disrupt the finance industry

By e27.co/adriantan18 | Aug 02, 2016

Pealo's Prakash Somosundram shares his journey towards success (and the ups and downs of entrepreneurship) Read More

PwC Singapore launches new one-stop shop for investors and startups, Venture Hub

By Dayana Sobri | Aug 02, 2016

PwC’s Venture Hub aims to be the gateway for their clients to connect to other regional and global markets Read More

This online marketplace for personal trainers tries to change the way you find a fitness instructor

By e27.co/carrie.er | Aug 01, 2016

One can only imagine the pains in developing and managing a marketplace, particularly in finding supply for the marketplace without first knowing the demand for it. Learn a trick or two about setting up your own marketplace Read More

Bei-kaa-chyu: Pokémon Go officially launches in Hong Kong, 2nd location in Asia

By Kevin McSpadden | Jul 25, 2016

It's become so popular that even some telcos are getting into the fun, offering free unlimited data for Pokémon Go gamers Read More

Mark your calendar: Startup and technology event Slush is coming to Singapore this September 20!

By Dayana Sobri | Jul 20, 2016

Slush is the focal point for startups and tech talent to meet with top-tier international investors, executives and media Read More

How to shut down a startup in 36 hours

By geektime | Jul 20, 2016

Alex Fishman, Founder and CEO of Bugsee, explains in full detail how he dealt with closing his startup Read More

I’m proud to have chosen to live my life purposefully: Highspark's Koh Kai Xin

By e27.co/adriantan18 | Jul 20, 2016

The Highspark Co-founder reveals the sacrifices to pursue entrepreneurship, and why the bad experiences may have been the most important Read More

In a significant local exit, iFashion Group buys Singapore's Dressabelle for US$5.5M

By Kevin McSpadden | Jul 19, 2016

iFashion has been pursuing a strategic M&A business model and hinted at further acquisitions moving forward Read More

Helping bridge technical knowledge gaps: Arcadier launches DIY marketplace

By Dayana Sobri | Jul 08, 2016

Service is free of charge for the next three months Read More

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