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  1. China is home to the world's three most valuable unicorns, including ride-hailing giant Didi

    China's 'unicorn' startups exceed US number for first time

    China now has more privately-held start-ups valued by investors at over $1 billion than the US, a report said Monday.
  2. Composite picture of tech and manufacturing firms in China.

    Commentary: The new wave of Chinese tech champions you never heard of but should know

    In China, many tech start-ups are quietly working away to create the next tsunami of disruption, says IMD Business School’s Dr Mark Greeven.
  3. Dyson - Fluid Dynamics Lab 01

    Commentary: The future is tech but where is Singapore’s engineering and IT talent?

    The number of graduates from STEM disciplines has fallen over the same period, even as the number of STEM jobs has surged, says Randstad’s ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Investor walks out of the Uber roadshow with documents in hand at a hotel in New York

    Commentary: Game of unicorns – as more seek IPOs, is this tech bubble about to burst?

    All eyes are now on the Uber and WeWork IPOs which saw their companies valued in the amazing range of US$100 billion and US$50 billion ...
  5. A dog walks past piled-up bicycles of bike-sharing company Ofo in Kunming

    Commentary: The curious case of slick start-ups that tout billion-dollar valuations then rapidly collapse

    The move-fast-and-break-things tech industry is littered with examples of start-ups that became the darling of the moment, yet months later ...
  6. Shopback held a Facebook live stream in November 2018.

    Commentary: Beyond loans and grants, Singapore entrepreneurs should seek out equity investments to grow their companies

    The venture capital world pays close attention to which start-ups get investments from the who's who of the investment world, says NUS ...
  7. TikTok, owned by China's ByteDance

    Commentary: Tik Tok, the most valuable Chinese start-up you've never heard of

    A made-in-China video sharing platform is dominating the global market with more than half a billion active users worldwide, two observers from ...
  8. Powerbank rental Brezze

    Powerbank sharing and 'smart' helmets: Singapore start-ups aim for CES 2019 splash

    Shareasy, the company behind the Brezze-branded powerbank rental boxes, and smart helmet device maker Whyre are among more than a dozen homegrown ...
  9. QR code parking for shared bikes 1

    Bike-sharing users need to park and scan their rides, or face fines, from next month

    The QR code parking system will take effect from Jan 14, 2019, says LTA.