UEX, one of the first InsurTech platform in Singapore has just raised 1.3 million SGD of funding from its seed investor VERSPIEREN, a French insurance broker, to strengthen its presence on the Singaporean market.
Interparfums and Bolloré Logistics announce the extension of their partnership for a period of three years including 2018, 2019, and 2020.
Via ID a annoncé officiellement son lancement sur le contient asiatique lors de la soirée d’inauguration du nouveau bureau Via ID à Singapour le 7 février dernier.
A new breed of virtual-reality and augmented-reality arcades is raising the fun factor in the video-gaming industry with more specialised hardware and games.
Port operator PSA Singapore is expected to launch a tender this year for the supply of the first fleet of automated guided vehicles (AGVs) or driverless vehicles to operate at Singapore's next generation Tuas mega port.
In his Budget speech this afternoon, Minister Heng Swee Keat announced that from 2019, carbon tax will be introduced to encourage reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. In the first instance, from 2019 to 2023, the tax rate will be $5 per tonne of GHG emissions. The carbon tax announced will be levied on facilities producing 25,000 tonnes or more of GHG emissions in a year. All other companies will not be taxed on direct emissions, but may be indirectly impacted by the carbon tax through higher electricity costs.
The Singapore-headquartered clean energy provider, Cleantech Solar, inked last week new rooftop solar power purchase agreements for 27 MWp with 3 industrial customers in 3 different countries in Asia.
As plans for a high-speed rail link between Kuala Lumpur and Singapore become more concrete, European builders are throwing their names into the hat.
French energy management company Schneider Electric has moved to tap solar for their electricity needs in Singapore, where it will use solar energy generated by offsite rooftop solar systems.
After yet another milestone year in 2017, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is betting on further growth, its optimism underpinned by an improving global economy and rising travel demand in the Asia-Pacific.
Singapore has improved its score in the latest United States Chamber of Commerce intellectual property (IP) index, coming in ninth out of 50 economies. It ranked 8th in the previous year's index before five more countries were added.
According to a recent survey conducted by Humanis and Le Petit Journal (“Baromètre expatriés 2018”), one in 2 expats does not contribute to any pension scheme beyond what is compulsory under local laws.
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The metro will run from Bukhit Chagar over a strait on a 25-meter bridge and into a tunnel before reaching a connecting line into Singapore.