OVER S$25 million will be committed by the government to "bold measures" that will nurture a healthy innovation ecosystem in Singapore. This was announced by Minister Heng Swee Keat at the...

CHINA'S move last week to ban initial coin offerings (ICO) has caused chaos among startups looking to raise money through the novel fund-raising scheme, prompting halts, about-turns and rethinks...

STARTUPS can now get more support for their plans to expand internationally, with the setting up of the ACE International Centre (ACEIC).

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THE success of the merger of IE Singapore and Spring Singapore hinges on its effective implementation, say observers, while welcoming the newly formed government agency, Enterprise Singapore, as a...

THE BROAD VIEW

AT the age of 27, Andre de Haes raised 30 million euros (S$48 million) for his London-based venture capital fund, Backed VC. Now 30, he and his 29-year-old business partner Alex Brunicki are among a...

IN what is said to be the largest M&A (merger and acquisition) deal between a Hong Kong and a mainland China startup, Hong Kong's Gogovan has merged with China's 58 Suyun...

THE Trendlines Group on Monday announced that it has together with Chinese private equity firm Shoushan Wealth Holdings, set up China-Israel New Trend (Taizhou) Medical Technology.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP isn't for everyone - no matter how glamourous or fulfilling it's been portrayed to be - four serial entrepreneurs told The Business Times in a recent interview for World...

STARTUP activity was kicked up a notch on Wednesday, with the launch of the one-north Festival, a four-day celebration of entrepreneurship, innovation and research co-organised by the Agency for...

A STUDY has ranked Singapore as the world's top city for professionals looking to work in a startup - a finding which has drawn mixed reviews from those in the local startup sector. ...