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Internet Penetration Rate 82%
Literacy Rate 97%
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a modern city-state and island country in Southeast Asia. It is one of the world’s major commercial hubs, the fourth-largest financial centre and one of the top two busiest container ports in the world for at least the past ten years. Its globalised and diversified economy depends heavily on trade, especially manufacturing, which accounted for around 30 percent of Singapore’s GDP in 2013.
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
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Singapore's GameStart and Taipei Game Show partner up for indie developer exchange.
Asia's foremost financial hub will now play host to a fintech startup accelerator.
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Not unlike Buffer and Hootsuite, this Chrome browser extension allows users to schedule and publish web content on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Dreamrocket launches second game, Dragon Laser for Android Wear, after cessation of 3D strategy game Lord of the Guardians.
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The N3's outlandish looks and oddball features make this lesser-known brand sparkle in the eyes of those looking for something different, alternative, and weird
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The undisclosed funding follows piqued interest in Southeast Asian tech firms by Japanese investors.
The funds will go towards growing its presence in Southeast Asia, Japan, and Australia and New Zealand.
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