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Here are the top 10 most well-funded internet companies in Singapore

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

Ask any founder in Asia which country they plan to visit to raise funding, and chances are that diminutive Singapore will come up tops. And it won’t be too surprising [...]
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Japan, Singapore, and 70 years of post-war ties

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

As the world prepares to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in August, ties between Singapore and Japan are positive and mutually beneficial. Among [...]
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Singapore lawyer M Ravi told to stop practising law pending medical exam: reports

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Singaporean human rights lawyer M Ravi was on Tuesday instructed to stop practising law, pending a mental health examination. A Singapore Law Society spokesperson confirmed [...]
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Number of visitors to Singapore falls in 2014, but amount spent remains the same

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

A total of 15.1 million visitors came to Singapore last year, a drop of 3.1 per cent compared to 2013. The amount they spent – $23.5 billion – remained the same [...]
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New facility launched to help grow promising startups in Singapore

12-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

BASH (Build Amazing Startups Here), at Block 79 JTC Launchpad @one-north, features a 25,000-square-foot space that will house facilities such as a prototyping lab, and [...]
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UPDATE 1-Singapore’s DBS Q4 profit misses forecasts as China bad loans jump

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

DBS Group Holdings, Singapore’s biggest bank, posted a small rise in core fourth-quarter net profit but fell short of analysts’ estimates on a jump in provisions [...]
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Singapore FX reserves dip in January

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Latest data from the Monetary Authority of Singapore showed that Singapore’s foreign exchange reserves stood at S$340.36 billion at the end of last month, down from [...]
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Singapore to report detailed Q4, full-year GDP on February 17

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) is likely to say Singapore’s GDP expanded by 1.7 per cent, faster than the advanced estimate of 1.5 per cent, according to [...]
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Auditor-General finds ‘lapses’ in AHPETC’s FY2012-13 financial accounts

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

The Auditor-General’s Office (AGO) said it found “several lapses” in the financial statements of the Aljunied-Hougang-Punggol East Town Council for fiscal [...]
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Singapore DBS says total commodities exposure is S$30b

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s DBS Group Holdings has total commodities exposure of S$30 billion, with the bulk of it in trade finance, chief executive officer Piyush Gupta said today [...]
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Singapore, India to be strategic partners

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:00 AM

After five decades of friendship and a “special relationship” going back even further, Singapore and India will soon be elevating ties to the next level, [...]
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HK beats Singapore in ranking of largest wealth managers

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Switzerland kept its position as the world’s largest wealth manager last year – but Hong Kong, Singapore and the United States are nipping at its heels with [...]
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Singapore Airlines rolls out Premium Economy Class to fend off competition

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Analysts say this is a timely move for SIA to differentiate itself, particularly in the premium segment. National airline Singapore Airlines (SIA) has been under pressure to [...]
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Drone waiters unveiled in Singapore

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Food is a national obsession in Singapore, but the country is facing a desperate shortage of waiting staff to get the food from the kitchen to the diner. One company thinks [...]
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2015 marks 50 years of Singapore-India diplomatic ties

11-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

President Tony Tan Keng Yam’s state visit to India this week commemorates the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries. While 2015 marks the [...]
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