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  1. FILE PHOTO: A Grab motorbike helmet is displayed during Grab's fifth anniversary news conferen

    Commentary: Grab, the new ruler in town, and the paradox of scaling a business

    Grab's experiences show that scaling a business should be guided by a spirit of entrepreneurship that seeks to add value, says one observer from SMU.
  2. MIS Omnisense Systems Leonard Lim main

    The Singaporean serial entrepreneur who kept failing, until he got a lucky break

    Leonard Lim’s childhood dream of running his own company turned into a tale of debt, despair and divorce. But he persevered, reinventing thermal ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Facebook CEO Zuckerberg during a town hall at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park

    Commentary: Most successful entrepreneurs are older than we think

    Young founders can make for a dramatic story, but this stereotype of youth's success is a myth, say two observers.
  4. Start-up 2

    Commentary: The (not so) secret hack to becoming a successful entrepreneur

    Is an overseas start-up experience essential to being an entrepreneur? National University of Singapore’s Francis Yeoh says there’s more than ...
  5. Bloomback's repurposing flower initiative (1)

    Commentary: The understated importance of shared social responsibility for businesses

    Corporations must step up, serve a social purpose and make a positive contribution to society, says the executive director of the Lien Centre for ...
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    Commentary: Government assistance to businesses – is less, in fact, more?

    Is providing less or no assistance the answer to empowering companies and cultivating world-class enterprises, asks Channel NewsAsia's Bharati ...
  7. Pollinate

    Incubator to support start-ups from polytechnics launched

    The co-working space has the capacity to house around 90 staff from 20 start-ups at any one time.
  8. Lim Soon Hock

    Businesses should work on the basis of zero govt grants: Entrepreneur Lim Soon Hock

    Lim Soon Hock is currently the Founder and Managing Director of PLAN-B ICAG Pte Ltd, a boutique corporate advisory firm, and has made it his ...
  9. A view of the Monetary Authority of Singapore

    MAS proposes measures to simplify regulatory regime for VC managers

    Differences between venture capital managers and fund managers make some rules less relevant to the former, the central bank says at a briefing.