Posts Tagged: Singapore

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i.JAM revamp? Entrepreneurs, investors weigh in on what it needs to do to stay relevant

An intense debate had raged over the weekend about i.JAM, a government grant scheme for seed stage startups, among Singapore's entrepreneurs...

  • March 19, 2013
  • at 2:27 pm
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Nonstop Games raises USD 2.9M from Creandum, Lifeline Ventures; unveils new game

The company (formerly GamesMadeMe) also unveiled its first mobile game, Heroes of Honor, and revealed that it will be setting up an office i...

  • March 19, 2013
  • at 8:56 am
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Muslim Pro App Passes 4 Million Downloads, Now Available on the Web Too

It is said that there are currenly 2.1 billion muslims worldwide at the moment, and Singapore-based mobile developer Bitsmedia is one of the...

  • March 15, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Clearbridge BioMedics raises USD7.2M Series B from Vertex Venture, others

Vertex Venture Holdings, a wholly owned venture capital arm of Temasek Holdings, is the lead investor in Clearbridge BioMedics.

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 4:59 pm
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Rise of the Software Craftsmen

"We need to move beyond our communities to influence those who have not heard the “good news”. We need to become more mainstream. We nee...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Zalora gets USD26M funding and double-digit millions in revenue, builds app dev center in S’pore

Zalora chose Singapore over other countries due to its existing development talent pool.

  • March 12, 2013
  • at 7:16 pm
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Singapore’s Semantics3 and Padlet to Pitch at YCombinator’s Demo Day

On March 26, two Singapore startups will mark their appearance at YCombinator’s Demo Day. That’s when the influential seed accelerator...

  • March 11, 2013
  • at 10:38 am
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Redmart on East Ventures Funding: “We like investors that are entrepreneurs”

Late this afternoon, Singapore-based online supermarket Redmart confirmed that it has received an undisclosed sum of investment from East Ve...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 7:21 pm
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Red Dot Ventures invests USD482k in peer-to-peer car rental startup iCarsClub

iCarsclub enables car owners to list their vehicles, which can then be rented by other users.

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 5:19 pm
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Nonstop Games Raises $2.9 Million, Makes Singapore Home

Singapore-based Nonstop Games has raised a $2.9 million seed round led by Creandum and Lifeline Ventures. The investment allows Nonstop Game...

  • March 19, 2013
  • at 10:46 am
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Singapore restaurant booking site Chope raises USD 2.5M led by Singapore Press Holdings

SPH now owns 27.8 percent of the startup, which gives Chope a valuation of USD 5.2M.

  • March 18, 2013
  • at 12:14 am
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Singapore’s E-Commerce Startup Jooix Snags Half Million in Funding, Plans Southeast Asia Expansion

Singapore’s Jooix is a highly-curated fashion/beauty e-commerce startup that just got some good news: the company has successfully rai...

  • March 14, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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Singapore Founder Institute launches for 2013, promises to be ‘a lot more brutal’

Founder Institute's Jeffrey Paine promises that this iteration will be "a lot more brutal," while at the same time he expects "bigger and bo...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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Imgembed could do to photos what YouTube did with videos

Imgembed (pronounced 'image-embed'), which has big ambitions to change the way stock photography is paid for and used online, has launched a...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 7:35 am
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Why Crowdfunding sites won’t take off in Singapore

Running a successful crowdfunding website clearly requires a huge market with a sizable number of early adopters who are comfortable with su...

  • March 12, 2013
  • at 12:20 pm
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Founder of Fetch Plus: Many Women Carry the ‘Survivalist’ Mentality

In celebration of international women’s day and all things feminine, we have also decided to have a panel discussion on female entrepreneu...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 11:03 pm
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Car Sharing Startup iCarsClub Raises $482,000, Expands to China

iCarsClub, a peer-to-peer marketplace for renting cars, today announced that it has successfully raised S$589,000 (US$482,000) from Red Dot ...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 6:57 pm
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East Ventures invests in Singapore online grocer RedMart

East Ventures, a Singapore and Indonesia based early stage investment firm, has revealed that it has invested in RedMart, an online grocer s...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 4:14 pm
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