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    Grab partners with online maps provider that rivals Google Maps

Grab partners with online maps provider that rivals Google Maps

One of Here’s mapping cars in Berkeley, California. Photo credit: Inside Here Maps. Southeast Asian ride-hailing unicorn Grab has struck a deal with Here Technologies, maker of Here Maps. The

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    They want to bring cryptocoins to the ‘unbanked’

They want to bring cryptocoins to the ‘unbanked’

Claude Eguienta (left) with fellow co-founder Paul Neuner. Photo credit: Telcoin. A few years ago when we were all first getting used to the idea of bitcoin, many of us

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    Shell launches startup accelerator in Singapore

Shell launches startup accelerator in Singapore

Image credit: 123RF. Oil and gas giant Shell has launched a startup accelerator program in Singapore focusing on energy-related startups. Called IdeaRefinery, the program will last 20 weeks and is

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Singapore enterprise healthcare startup MyDoc raises $5.2m

  Singapore enterprise healthcare startup MyDoc raises $5.2m

Photo credit: yuliang11 / 123RF. MyDoc, a Singapore-based healthtech startup, raised US$5.2 million in a series A funding round. Since

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Singapore’s first engineering-based incubator lends expertise to local startups

  Singapore’s first engineering-based incubator lends expertise to local startups

Conduct a poll on the current hottest startup verticals in Singapore, and most would respond with blockchain, sharing economy, big

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These 5 startups came on top in the first Slingshot@Switch competition

  These 5 startups came on top in the first Slingshot@Switch competition

Founder and CEO of Sophie’s Kitchen Eugene Wang (L) receives the grand prize from Singapore Minister for Trade and Industry,

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Singapore-founded cryptocurrency startup Luno raises $9m series B

  Singapore-founded cryptocurrency startup Luno raises $9m series B

Photo credit: Luno. Cryptocurrency startup Luno – previously known as BitX – has landed US$9 million in series B funding,

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Tech billionaires launch internship program to incubate Singapore’s finest in China

  Tech billionaires launch internship program to incubate Singapore’s finest in China

Lujiazui district, Shanghai. Photo credit: iakov / 123RF Stock Photo. Yesterday saw the official launch of the Singapore Valley Awards

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Singapore is flexing cyber security muscles with an additional $12m for research

  Singapore is flexing cyber security muscles with an additional $12m for research

Singapore Minister of Finance Heng Swee Keat visits Switch 2017. Photo credit: Switch. Singapore will double down on commercializing deep

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