Posts Tagged: SPH

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Whither Singapore Inc?

SPH and SingTel are giants of media and telecommunications. Their success, or lack of it, considerably impacts Singapore’s startup ecosyst...

  • May 26, 2014
  • at 4:27 pm
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Singapore Press Holdings leads $10 million round in digital newsstand Magzter

Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), Singapore’s largest newspaper publisher, announced yesterday that it has led a $10 million series B ro...

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 10:16 pm
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Singapore Press Holdings loses 25% in profits, launches $80m New Media Fund

Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), the country’s largest newspaper publisher, announced that its net profit has fallen 25 percent to S$43...

  • October 14, 2013
  • at 1:33 pm
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Battling Against Naspers-Backed Sulit and TokoBagus, 701Search Looks to be Southeast Asia’s Largest Classifieds Player

Asia’s startup scene is growing fast, especially in its e-commerce sector. One of the major players spearheading that industry is product ...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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RIP: MediaCorp’s Now in Deadpool

First launched in May 2012, MediaCorp’s e-book store ilovebooks is now in the deadpool.

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 1:01 pm
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Singapore Press Holdings buys sgCarMart for USD 48M

SgCarMart operates a variety of businesses, including vehicle classifieds, a car auction platform, an online marketing site, as well as car ...

  • April 2, 2013
  • at 1:11 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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STClassifieds finds it can do better on mobile; partners with Carousell to improve user experience

While STClassifieds, owned by SPH, is strong on the web; Carousell, a Singapore startup with modern sensibilities, shows promise when it com...

  • January 17, 2013
  • at 7:03 am
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Singapore's top 30 business brands on Facebook

The top five: Garena, ViKi, DISTEXPRESS, MTV Asia, and Cold Rock Ice Creamery. Last updated: Nov 5

  • July 14, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Singapore voyeurism site STOMP faces backlash, citizens want it shut down

A petition calling for the shutdown of STOMP, a “citizen journalism” website run by Singapore’s largest newspaper The Straits Times, h...

  • April 25, 2014
  • at 11:25 am
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Dear SPH, please apologize to Nicole and Steven

Sorry SPH but your recent articles on Nicole Seah and Steven Goh just stink so badly.

  • November 27, 2013
  • at 2:22 am
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Carousell partners with SPH Magazines, marries editorial and e-commerce

Carousell has taken its relationship with Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), the country’s largest news publisher, to the next level. The...

  • August 20, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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Southeast Asia’s big media emerges from slumber, finds digital media revolution at its doorstep

While traditional media in the United States have been reeling from the digital media revolution, registering millions in losses, shutdowns,...

  • April 24, 2013
  • at 12:59 pm
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SPH Acquires SgCarMart for $48 Million

Yesterday Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) announced that it has acquired, a popular online classified site for cars in Singapor...

  • April 2, 2013
  • at 12:38 pm
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Scoop Partners With Major Publishers in India, Singapore, and the Philippines

Scoop, the e-reader newsstand app, continues to expand its publisher partnerships in India, Singapore, and the Philippines. Willson Cuaca, t...

  • March 27, 2013
  • at 10:08 am
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Restaurant Booking Site Chope Raises $2.5 Million Led By Singapore Press Holdings

Singapore’s restaurant booking site, Chope, has concluded a US$2.5 million round led by Singapore Press Holdings (h/t TechCrunch). Sin...

  • March 16, 2013
  • at 1:02 pm
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Twelve Cupcakes displays articles about itself on website; SPH demands payment

Besides charging S$535 per article, they also had a S$214 investigation fee.

  • July 6, 2012
  • at 12:53 pm
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Students Awarded By SPH Magazines For Fresh Digital Ideas In Ignite

Singapore Press Holdings Magazines (SPHM) held a digital crowdsourcing competition together with Singapore Computer Society (SCS) Interactiv...

  • April 3, 2011
  • at 4:06 pm
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