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Avoid High-Cost Loans During Christmas – Startup Founders Urge

One startup founder urges consumers not to go down the path of payday loans this season, as expensive forms of credit can end you up in more severe financial problems. 

[Infographic] [Singapore] The Nine New Faces Of The Singapore Consumer

Experian Mosaic Singapore breaks down the Singaporean consumer into 30 unique segments and nine groups that share similar demographic and socioeconomic traits such as the "Affluent Elegance", "Cosmopolitan Central", "Cautious Community", and even "Kopitiam Lifestyles".

Denmark’s Startups Are Ready To Switch To The Circular Economy Model

Focusing on the importance of reusing and recycling materials instead of throwing them away, the circular economy is the main long-term strategy for reducing waste in Denmark.

Widespread UK Business Sector Welcomes Government’s New “Industrial Strategy” White Paper

The UK government earlier unveiled a highly anticipated industrial strategy designed to tackle Britain’s productivity woes and championing sectors such as Construction, Manufacturing, Automotive and Life Sciences.

Waiakea Water Donates Over 3,000 Masks To Essential Workers In Hawaii

Waiakea Water has donated more than 3,000 masks to essential public service sectors throughout Hawaii, including the Hilo Medical Center, Hawai’i News Now, and the Hawai’i Police Department.

Talking Rain Collaborates With The Recycling Partnership

In March 2020, Talking Rain Beverage Company announced that it had joined the Recycling Partnership, a nonprofit dedicated to promoting sustainability and improving recycling education among consumers.

Support For Millennial Entrepreneurs

Millennial entrepreneurs are brimming with activity and energy. And there are plenty of programs designed to help get them started.

New SealCOS™ Web Certification Helps Consumers Identify Official Sites

The SealCOS™ mark helps identify correct, official websites for brands and organizations, making it simple for consumers to discern tem from inauthentic sites.

Denmark Make Changes In Their Help To Entrepreneurs

One of the changes that are being made by Denmark is the endeavour to create the best growth potential for start-up companies.

The Success Story Of Kartikeya Sharma And iTV Media Network

Kartikeya Sharma is one of the youngest and most popular entrepreneurs in India right now who has managed to accomplish a lot in a short span of time.

SkyCap Financial Introduces Financial Literacy Course: Why Young Entrepreneurs Should Take Note

SkyCap Financial believes financial literacy is so important that it recently launched SkyCap University, a free educational course designed to help its clients improve their understanding of money management principles.

The Rise Of The Virtual Office

A recent end-2010 financial study conducted and compiled by the Office Business Center Association International (OBCAI) that surveyed 442 office business centers shows a significant acceleration in virtual office growth in 2009, to 18.3% from 7.8% in 2008.

Gender Pay Gap Among Freelancers And Self-Employed Now Virtually Non-Existent

New data compiled by an online services marketplace shows that the gender pay gap among freelancers and the self-employed is now virtually non-existent.

[Singapore] Shopify Partners SingTel To Grow Presence In Singapore

The e-commerce space in Singapore has been ratcheted up by another notch as online shopping platform Shopify partners telecommunications provider SingTel to make available its services to businesses in the country.

[Asia] Asian Attitudes Towards Creativity And Education Differ: Adobe Study

The recently concluded Adobe Education Leadership Forum held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia saw the software company unveil the results of an Asia Pacific-wide study entitled ‘Education, Creativity and Employability’ that looked at the intersection of creativity and creativity tools in the classroom and its relevance to the modern workforce.

Tech Industry Hiring In Canada Continues To Grow

The tech job landscape across Canada has continued to grow. We take a look at the state of hiring within the Canadian tech industry across different cities in the country.

Millennials In Asia Are Ambitious And Entrepreneurial: VISA Study

VISA, through research firm Milward Brown, recently conducted a study on the Millennial Generation in the Asia Pacific that found some interesting statistics which may surprise you.

[Infographic] 2013 Is The Year Skilled Workers Are In Demand Again

The jobs scene is once again looking brighter in 2013. Here's an infographic from PayScale's 2013 Compensation Best Practices Report that reveals some of that business optimism.

[Malaysia] National Instruments Opens NI-AIN Lab In Technology Park

National Instruments has announced the opening of National Instruments Academy & Innovation Nucleus (NI-AIN), a shared services lab facility in Technology Park Malaysia comprising over RM20 million (~US$6.25 million) worth of hardware and software technology tools that's developed as an incubation center for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) working on high-value design and engineering services.

[Singapore] Newstead Technologies Launches New Concept Store tech@vogue

IT retail chain Newstead Technologies ihas launched its latest retail concept, tech@vogue, a new chain of specialty stores focused exclusive on accessories and connectivity solutions for smartphones and tablet devices across various brands and operating systems, and will boast an extensive selection of premium accessories for consumers to make the best use of their mobile devices.

[Singapore] LinkedIn Hits 1 Million Users In Singapore

Earlier this week LinkedIn announced that its membership base has reached over a million members in Singapore, addressing about 70% of its professional labor force and student population.

Dominican Central Bank Reports 29% Growth In Remittances

In 2018 remittances to the Dominican Republic accounted for more than 7% of the country’s GDP. And despite the pandemic, remittances to the country clocked $827.7 million in July 2020 compared to $640.3 million received in July 2019.

[Singapore] Online Car Rental Marketplace Drive.SG Launches Mobile App

Singapore's largest online car rental marketplace Drive.SG launches a mobile application to tap on smartphone-using customers.

A New Online PR Platform – e-PR

A new online PR platform, e-PR Inc., is set to launch in March of this year. They aim to assist their clients with the expansion of their personal or corporate brand.

Angel’s Gate Opens For Aspiring Entrepreneurs With New Business Ideas

Asia’s first 360-degree reality show, Angel's Gate, opens doors to budding entrepreneurs from around the world.

Entrepreneur Lee Hnetinka And Wilson Lee Start New Venture Darkstore

Entrepeneurs Lee Hnetinka and Wilson Lee have started a new venture together, Darkstore that aims at improving the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of delivering goods for e-commerce sites.

[Asia] Revolver Asia Fires Its Way Into Regional F&B Scene

Singapore-based F&B veteran Michel Lu earlier this week launched Revolver Asia, a boutique corporate advisory that looks to provide business incubation and acceleration for...

Yu Life Launches Lifestyle Insurance Brand Following £3million Funding

yulife, a new life insurance business, is launching this month in the UK on a mission to make British companies healthier and happier.

[Infographic] The State Of Small Businesses In Illinois

It's easy to start a business in Chicago because of its small-business-friendly attitude. Here's an infographic that shows how well small businesses do in the state of Illinois.

Singapore vs Malaysia – Who Consumes More And Who Saves More?

Global savings portal CupoNation has put together an interactive infographic that showing the main categories Singaporeans are on average spending their money on. But how is the consumption behavior of Singapore compared to that of Malaysia?