Category: Singapore

Norton Rose Fulbright joins DBS FinTech pre-accelerator programme as legal mentors

Singapore: Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has joined the DBS HotSpot Pre-Accelerator programme as legal mentors.

Lignar Labs partners TNB Ventures to grow startups that could Better our Environment

Singapore: Lignar Labs joins forces with TNB Ventures (TNB) to support startups in the areas specific to environment protection, pollution control and energy efficiency.

NTUC Income announces nine start-ups joining its inaugural insurtech accelerator

Singapore: NTUC Income has announced that nine start-ups which will participate in its equity-free accelerator programme, ‘Income Future Starter, powered by TAG.PASS’.

Allianz creates ‘Digital Arena’ a platform for start-ups to reinvent insurance

Singapore: Allianz’s Asia Lab has announced the launch of its Digital Arena innovation platform, a program that encourages start-ups and entrepreneurs to share and pitch fresh ideas that aim to reinvent the way insurance is delivered and experienced in Asia.

ANZ launches innovation lab in Singapore

Singapore: Australia and New Zealand-based banking group, ANZ, has launched an innovation lab, called ANZ BlueSpace, in Singapore as it looks to work with fintech participants from industry, academia and government.

MetLife Launches ‘Collab’ an InsurTech Accelerator

Singapore: LumenLab, MetLife’s Singapore-based innovation centre, announced the launch of Collab – a three-month program that supports “product ready” start-ups as they tackle the business needs of tomorrow.

Huawei, NUS partner to launch IoT accelerator in Singapore

Singapore: Global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, Huawei, has entered into a partnership with NUS Enterprise, to launch its first IoT focused accelerator, known as i5Lab, in Singapore.

BNY Mellon to open eighth fintech innovation centre in Singapore

Singapore: BNY Mellon, a leading investment management and investment services company, is going to open its newest Global Innovation Center in Singapore, which marks the eighth innovation center within a global network.

New postal technologies in the works with SingPost’s Centre of Innovation

Singapore: Drone postal deliveries and a mall where customers can arrange for purchases to be delivered to their homes from in-house computers may become a reality, with research carried out at Singapore Post’s (SingPost) new Centre of Innovation (COI) launched recently.

Japan’s Asahi Glass Co opens innovation centre in Singapore

Singapore: JAPANESE glass manufacturer Asahi Glass Co on Thursday opened an innovation centre in Singapore to develop new solutions for the region.

Dentsu Aegis Network launches global data innovation centre in Singapore

Singapore: Dentsu Aegis Network, a global leader in media, digital and creative communications has launched the “Dentsu Aegis Network Global Data Innovation Centre – the network’s first-ever R&D centre.

Dentsu Aegis’ accelerator for female entrepreneurs calls for entries

Singapore: Dentsu Aegis Network is pleased to announce the call to enter its Female Foundry Accelerator Programme – an initiative to mentor, develop and fund female led start-ups that embody innovation.