Posts Tagged: Singapore



Travelogy Partners with TripFlick to Launch ComeSingapore

It has been recently announced that two Singapore-based startups, Travelogy and TripFlick, have partnered to create a useful tourist mobile ...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Join the CES Singapore delegation and get your costs defrayed

Companies that join the Singapore delegation for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) from 8-11 January 2013 in Las Vegas can get their parti...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 12:50 pm
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LinkedIn Survey: Engineering and Teaching Professions are Most Wanted in Singapore [INFOGRAPHIC]

When I was a kid, it was often drilled into my head that I should become a doctor or a lawyer someday. But deep down I aspired to be Wonder ...

  • November 16, 2012
  • at 4:56 pm
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Michael Yap steps down as deputy CEO of Singapore’s MDA

Michael Yap will be replaced by Yeo Chun Cheng, the current assistant chief executive of industry at MDA. Mr Yeo has led engineering teams i...

  • November 14, 2012
  • at 6:17 pm
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GREE Partners With SingTel For Mobile Games Promotion and Billing in Singapore

Today, mobile gaming giant GREE announced that it has exclusively partnered up with SingTel to promote its mobile games in Singapore. Beside...

  • November 14, 2012
  • at 12:25 pm
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The Gutsy Entrepreneur

I love listening to stories of successful entrepreneurs. Like with a movie superhero, they are always wracked by pain and struggles, battlin...

  • November 12, 2012
  • at 4:40 pm
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TradeHero: Probably One of the Best Startup Ideas in Singapore

Good startup ideas aren’t so easy to come by in Singapore. So here’s one I really like: it’s called TradeHero, a mobile app th...

  • November 10, 2012
  • at 5:40 pm
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Jukebox SMS Aims to Revive the Jukebox Era with a Modern Twist

Two Swedish entrepreneurs, Peder Wahlberg and Gustav Evertsson, are hoping to bring back the Jukebox era with Jukeboxsms.com. The startup, w...

  • November 9, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Threadless has designs on Asia; Singapore a big part of its plans

Threadless is now seeking to partner with brick and mortar retailers as well as remote printing services in Singapore to better serve its cu...

  • November 8, 2012
  • at 9:11 pm
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Singapore incubator TechCube8 invests in Japanese travel startup LCO-Creation

LCO-Creation is behind a series of Travel Door apps, which showcases the best tourist attractions each country has to offer, without requiri...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 1:31 pm
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Boxyroom: A Safer Option for Long-Term Property Rentals

When talking about renting overseas apartments, services such as Airbnb, TravelMob and 9Flats might be the first to pop into your minds. ...

  • November 16, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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Daigou, a novel e-commerce business model, is an intriguing Chinese export

Dozens of Daigou sites have sprung up in Asia. It appeals to overseas Chinese who are aware of the concept, and also to locals who are on a...

  • November 16, 2012
  • at 2:55 pm
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How GameMaki came back from the brink to become a blueprint for Singapore’s startups

After an investor pulled out, GameMaki was on the verge of collapse. It took a USD100k funding round from Crystal Horse and Angel's Gate to ...

  • November 14, 2012
  • at 12:49 pm
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Find your Way Faster in Singapore with New Google Maps Navigation

Drivers in Singapore will probably rejoice at this news. Google Singapore has announced that Google Maps Navigation (Beta) will now be avail...

  • November 13, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Block 71, located just a short walk away from One North MRT, Fusionopolis and INSEAD, stands out with its fresh paint and newly installed glass panels, within a largely ageing industrial estate.

A tale of two buildings: The rise of Block 71 and the decline of block 67

While Block 71 represents the aspirations of a country's technology innovators to turn Singapore into the next innovation hotbed, its surrou...

  • November 12, 2012
  • at 9:46 am
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How One Singaporean Offline Travel Agency Embraced the Web and Social Media

I used to work for an online travel classifieds startup in my early undergraduate days and work with a lot of travel agencies in Singapore. ...

  • November 10, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Singapore’s ACE starts USD12.3M entrepreneurship education program for schools

ACE has unveiled recommendations for a structured entrepreneurial education program in schools, which will be implemented in secondary schoo...

  • November 9, 2012
  • at 2:16 pm
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Saul Singer Start-up nation

Entrepreneurial society not needed for strong startup culture, says Saul Singer, author of Start-up Nation

In his visit to Singapore, Saul Singer, author of Start-up Nation, says that developing a startup nation results from the growth of a strong...

  • November 7, 2012
  • at 4:44 pm
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