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honestbee eyes co-working play, beefs up management team

HONESTBEE may be in the thick of rebuilding its fallen house, but it is also eyeing a real estate play. The startup...
Sat, Oct 19, 2019
Sat, Oct 19, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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honestbee makes management changes, eyes co-working play

HONESTBEE has promoted its chief of staff Varian Lim to be its new chief operating officer (COO), the distressed...
Fri, Oct 18, 2019
Fri, Oct 18, 2019 - 5:09 PM
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YouTrip obtains Mastercard licence to issue own cards

SINGAPORE-BASED mobile wallet operator YouTrip will take over from EZ-link and assume the role of issuer and stored...
Fri, Oct 18, 2019
Fri, Oct 18, 2019 - 4:13 PM
YouTrip obtains Mastercard licence to issue own cards

UBS managing director Choo Oi Yee to join digital securities startup iSTOX

CAPITAL markets platform iSTOX will bring on board UBS's Choo Oi Yee as its first chief commercial officer (CCO) in...
EXECUTIVE MOVES
Fri, Oct 18, 2019
Fri, Oct 18, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Singapore startups bag S$13.4b funding in first nine months

VENTURE investors have poured S$13.4 billion into local startups in the first three quarters of 2019, a 36 per cent...
STARTUPS
Fri, Oct 18, 2019
Fri, Oct 18, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Profiles

Polybee on lookout for investors to seed drone-powered pollination

TOMATO farmers have long known that the wing beats of bumblebees trigger pollination in their crops and bump up yields.
THE PITCH
Thu, Sep 26, 2019
Thu, Sep 26, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Novelship in race to capture Asia's resale market for rare sneakers

THE race is afoot to capture the resale market for collectors' sneakers and streetwear in Asia, and Singapore-based...
THE PITCH
Fri, Sep 20, 2019
Fri, Sep 20, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Opinion

Fast-growing Oyo echoes hype before The We Company's fall

OYO Hotels & Homes might be the fastest-growing big company in the world. Ritesh Agarwal's Indian startup is moving...
COMMENTARY
Tue, Oct 15, 2019
Tue, Oct 15, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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Australian innovation finds a hothouse in Singapore

AUSTRALIA and Singapore have forged one of the closest and most comprehensive bilateral relationships in the region...
STARTING POINT
Tue, Oct 01, 2019
Tue, Oct 01, 2019 - 5:50 AM
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