Articles tagged with 'Entrepreneurship' | National University of Singapore

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2021
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April
2021
| 14:28 Asia/Singapore
Imagine getting an enviable parking lot next to the lift lobby on a crowded weekend or busy workday. Or even securing lots in advance for VIPs at important events – all through a mobile app.NUS start-up SureReserve has come up with a smart-parking te...
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14
April
2021
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
Programming robotic systems is expensive and requires deep technical skills, with multinational corporations typically the only ones able to afford these solutions.NUS Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) Year 3 Economics major Daryl Lim would know. He ex...
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12
April
2021
| 10:19 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 12 April 2021, Business, pB10...
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18
March
2021
| 16:32 Asia/Singapore
It did not happen exactly with a snap of the fingers. It took consistent years of hard work with nurturing and support by NUS Enterprise for PatSnap to be what it is today – a unicorn in business – a company valued at more than US$1 billion. Its R&D ...
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17
March
2021
| 17:46 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times Online, 17 March 2021CNA Online, 17 March 2021The Straits Times, 18 March 2021, Business, pB8Lianhe Zaobao, 18 March 2021, p26The Business Times, 26 April 2021, p3...
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08
March
2021
| 15:00 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 8 March 2021, Life, pC3...
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27
February
2021
| 15:45 Asia/Singapore
When Mr Nadiem Makarim was in high school, drama was a subject that often terrified him. “It was the most painful thing to stand in front of all your friends and be scared of getting laughed at,” recounted Indonesia’s Minister for Education and Cultu...
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22
February
2021
| 09:13 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Freddy Boey |2020 was dominated by COVID-19, with the pandemic pushing healthcare systems to the brink, contracting the global economy, and ending the lives of more than 1.8 million people around the world.For the tech start-up ecosyst...
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09
February
2021
| 15:56 Asia/Singapore
By NUS Business School students Chan Mun Wei (Zach), Ou Hai-Ling, Wong Li Xin and Yeong Su AnnThe Business Times, 9 February 2021, p23...
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08
February
2021
| 17:45 Asia/Singapore
Finally, noodles with much oomph -- and no starch. In collaboration with CrowdFarm X, RedDot BrewHouse and SaladStop!, NUS start-up KosmodeHealth recently launched W0W™ noodles -- the world’s first zero-starch noodles that have protein and fibre, and...
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17
January
2021
| 14:39 Asia/Singapore
The Sunday Times, 17 January 2021, Life, pC4-C5...
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17
January
2021
| 14:03 Asia/Singapore
By Dr Carol Soon, Senior Research Fellow and Head of the Society and Culture dept from the Institute of Policy Studies at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS, and Vice Chair of the Media Literacy Council; and Mr Shawn Goh, Research Assist...
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13
January
2021
| 16:10 Asia/Singapore
Universities are of key importance in promoting entrepreneurship as they produce technology and talent to keep innovation hubs running, speakers at a recent webinar agreed.The forum, moderated by NUS President Professor Tan Eng Chye, also highlighted...
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06
January
2021
| 10:30 Asia/Singapore
The NUS Graduate Research Innovation Programme (GRIP) has borne fruit in a young company, poised to take off in the medical technology (medtech) industry with its ground-breaking innovation in fracture fixation.Founded by NUS Mechanical Engineering A...
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2020
16
December
2020
| 12:39 Asia/Singapore
The innovation and start-up scene in Singapore continues to stay vibrant amidst the pandemic – as proven by the success of the annual Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology (SWITCH) which ran virtually from 7 to 11 Dec, alongside the Singapore F...
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11
December
2020
| 09:22 Asia/Singapore
Social innovation in Singapore has been given an added boost with a new initiative by the NUS Enterprise and Base of Pyramid Hub (BoP Hub). The two parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on 26 Nov to collaborate on the Joint Initiative of...
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18
November
2020
| 14:28 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 18 November 2020, Business, pB8...
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12
November
2020
| 10:07 Asia/Singapore
Food insecurity was an issue that NUS Business School Year 3 student Katrina Lee witnessed firsthand when she volunteered with community service clubs to distribute food rations to low-income households in Singapore. During such sessions, Katrina not...
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20
October
2020
| 10:40 Asia/Singapore
CNA Online, 20 October 2020 ...
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13
October
2020
| 18:00 Asia/Singapore
By Ms Khoo Ming Hui, Ms Neeshu Sarah Mathew, Ms Neha Annie Mathew and Ms Wynn Koh Wei Yun, students at NUS Business School, written as part of the E50 Educational Project between the E50 partners and NUS Business SchoolThe Business Times, 13 October ...
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27
September
2020
| 20:19 Asia/Singapore
TODAY, 27 September 2020 ...
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25
August
2020
| 21:37 Asia/Singapore
NUS and other autonomous universities will be partnering Enterprise Singapore (ESG) to provide venture building programmes, to help aspiring new entrepreneurs get their foot off the ground. This comes as ESG enhances the Startup SG Founder programme...
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09
July
2020
| 17:08 Asia/Singapore
ICE71 has helped 16 cyber security start-ups raise $18 million collectively ICE71, the region’s first hub for cybersecurity entrepreneurs and start-ups, has strengthened start-ups’ ability to secure funding through ICE71 Accelerate, a three-month a...
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08
July
2020
| 23:11 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times Online, 8 July 2020 Money 89.3FM, 8 July 2020 The Business Times, 9 July 2020, p15 Lianhe Zaobao, 9 July 2020, p28 ...
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24
June
2020
| 20:48 Asia/Singapore
 NUS GRIP start-up, Magloy Tech, is founded upon NUS IP – a disruptive bioresorbable magnesium alloy technology, produced by a proprietary green manufacturing technique – to radically enhance orthopaedic fracture fixation procedures. Through GRIP MAK...
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14
May
2020
| 19:07 Asia/Singapore
Funding recipient Kanda, which uses virtual and augmented reality for simulation training, has developed a virtual environment based on a digital twin of a crude oil tanker, to simulate a Lock Out Tag Out safety procedure The changes and challenge...
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05
May
2020
| 18:16 Asia/Singapore
 Three e-commerce companies Carousell, Shopee and Shopback are each supporting the community during COVID-19 With Singapore in the circuit breaker period to mitigate the COVID-19 outbreak, NUS-linked e-commerce companies Shopee, Carousell and ShopBac...
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21
April
2020
| 23:55 Asia/Singapore
A group of six NUS students has set up Singapore’s first sustainable bookstore, Thryft – an online platform that allows users to trade in old books in exchange for credit and resells them. Thryft is also channelling its profits to aid low-income fami...
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03
April
2020
| 15:06 Asia/Singapore
 Jublia’s Virtual Connections facilitates event organisers in hosting virtual events The entire eventsindustry is grinding to a halt due to the COVID-19 outbreak. But firms are not going down without a fight, such as global event technology company J...
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