Pioneer in Singapore’s startup ecosystem closes its bootcamp programme

Pioneer in Singapore’s startup ecosystem closes its bootcamp programme

JFDI has made official today that it will shutdown its accelerator programme — widely considered to be the pioneering accelerator in Singapore’s startup community – and pivot to corporate co-venturing to marry the agility of startups with the scaling potential of multi-national corporations. Its first two corporate partnerships are with corporates like Bosch and Mediacorp. […]

Asia’s old money billionaires turn to startups

Asia’s old money billionaires turn to startups

A few decades ago, Asia’s billionaires made their fortunes through industries like petrochemicals, steel, and tobacco. Now some of those tycoons are eyeing startups for investment opportunities. As startups become more lucrative, Asia’s billionaires are starting to pay attention – and throw in a fair bit of cash of their own. Here are ten billionaires in […]