Tag: startup

Grab leaving Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur’s loss to Singapore

The Finance Asia magazine published an article that may turn the Malaysian startup world upside down, telling why a startup like Grab made it...

Swiss based startup maps global entrepreneurial eco-system

Blink. Blink. Go to StartupBlinks and you’ll see various beacons on a world map blinking and sending out signals to others in the startup...

The Startup as Opportunity Myth

For a long time now, there has been a perpetual belief that a career with a startup company has a lot more to offer...

Graduate hawker gives it all up

"I am sorry I have to leave," Tan Jun Yuan says mid-way through the interview. He rushes off, dusts his shirt and serves a bowl of...

Look at hawker stall rents first

Cheap and good - that is what Singaporeans expect of their hawker food. Rising operation costs are, however, forcing food prices to go up, prompting a...
Scott Ng and Eve Law

Smiles betray young entrepreneurs' trials and tears

By Shaun Poon They had an idea, got funding from government...but then there were other obstacles. They want to do something on their own but...
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