Month: April 2017

India to invest $30M in 100 incubators & $700M in 50 super-computers

India: The Indian government will be setting up 100 more incubators across the country to support start-ups in innovations and will be investing Rs 200 crore (~$30M) for the same.

Expedia opens Innovation Lab in Singapore with focus on mobile innovation

Singapore: Expedia Innovation Lab opened in Singapore – Expedia’s first in Asia and its third in the world, after Seattle and London.

Zuellig Pharma to invest in a $50 M innovation lab for health tech solutions

Singapore: Healthcare service provider Zuellig Pharma officially launched its innovation centre Zuellig Health Solutions, which will be housed at Zuellig Pharma’s current office.

Facebook, Microsoft to mobilise $50 M for renewable energy microgrids in India, Indonesia

APAC: Facebook and Microsoft have joined with investment firm Allotrope Partners to launch a finance facility to catalyze investments in renewable energy microgrids.

BCG launches first Asian Innovation Centre for Operations in Singapore

Global management consulting firm, BCG has launched its first Asian Innovation Centre for Operations (ICO) & the Industry 4.0 Accelerator Program in Singapore