Internet Penetration Rate73.0%
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.
I am impressed by the size of the exits / fundraising by tech startups that are based out of Singapore. Anthony Tan of GrabTaxi (US$340m), Steve Melhuish of Pro...
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Rakuten paid more than US$3.48 million for the tour marketplace. Expect more of such deals in the online travel space in the future.
The startup is seeing a rapid increase in bookings, and with the money it’ll expand aggressively in China and Southeast Asia.
Payment notifications now added to the info available on your wrist.
So explain this fluffy idea of user experience (UX) to me The basics of UX design is a big umbrella term that states how something is designed for the best expe...
Nana, a smart mat that was originally marketed as a safe and unobtrusive sleep tracker for babies, is now targeting a totally new segment.
Talk about drones usually revolve around their outdoor applications. Infinium Robotics thinks it can thrive by staying indoors.
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YFind co-founder and Ruckus director of location technology Dr. See Ho Ting talks about taking his work to the world of startups.
Startups invested by Monk's Hill Ventures will soon get a boost when expanding into Japan.
The group wants to see the number of female-led companies in Singapore rise to 20 percent by 2020.
Hi TIA community! I’m Masahiko Honma, Founder and General Partner of Incubate Fund. Incubate Fund is the largest seed stage VC firm based in Tokyo and Singapore...
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