Articles & Announcements

‘Murder at Mandai Camp: The Case Reopens’

Asia’s first virtual horror-mystery escape room with live-action gameplay. Sight Lines Entertainment presents Murder at Mandai Camp: The Case Reopens, the sequel to Mandai Camp: A Supernatural Murder Mystery that ran for three days in June 2020.

 Nov 2020

 

狮城有约|狮城话艺 : 360 Digital Theatre Experience 

受疫情影响,剧场的发展也有所突破。加入虚拟实境科技的舞台表演,如何透过360度全景直播呈现给观众?全方位数码剧场直播,除了更有互动性,如何也让观众拥有更大的主导权?

 Aug 2020

 

New Singapore Live stream technology aims to recreate theatre experience at home

SINGAPORE – With the Covid-19 pandemic having driven audiences out of theatres, the future of the performing arts looks bleak. But a new local digital platform could change that.

The Future Stage, a 360-degree livestream technology developed by home-grown theatre company Sight Lines Entertainment and tech startup Xctuality, aims to reproduce the theatrical experience digitally.

 Aug 2020

 

Theatre turn to tech to keep the audiences engaged even if they’re watching from home

As Covid-19 continues to hold the performing arts and audiences at a distance from each other, technology has been used at times to bridge the gap between the stage and fifth wall. This is how The Future Stage came about.

 Aug 2020

 

Startups ride wave of digital entertainment as more stay indoors

As user activity surges, firms are thinking up new ways to engage their consumers more..

For event ticketing startup iGo, the Covid-19 situation accelerated the company’s plans to market it’s livestreaming technology for events, which it had been planning on doing since last year..

 Mar 2019

Support Our Frontliners

In light of COVID-19, we are launching this program to raise funds for our frontliners who are battling the virus head on everyday at hospitals, clinics and community areas.

 Feb 2019

CMCO, MCO, TEMCO: WHAT’S BEST FOR BUSINESS?

Our General Manager Jes Min Lua spoke to BFM 89.9 – The Business Station.

Her main message? “Please don’t use economic bazooka to to flatten the economy. Use that MySejahtera data to lock down only the focus areas that is transmitting 80% of COVID-19 cases”.

Nov 2020

[Survey] Malaysian SMEs deeply affected by COVID-19 outbreak and MCO

Featured on The Star and Malay Mail 

Apr 2020



Moovaz Bags Silver for Best Relocation Company in HR Vendors Of The Year Awards 2020

The HR Vendors Of The Year Awards, organised by Human Resources Online, celebrate the exceptional contribution of HR solution providers across the region, as well as companies with innovating business performances.

Nov 2020

Entrepreneurs try to find opportunity amid the COVID-19 uncertainty

SINGAPORE: Less than a year after opening their first business, Lee Junxian and his co-founder found themselves wondering if they should keep going or pull down the shutters..

Oct 2020

Citi client, Jebhealth is the first user of the integrated Visa Payables and Stripe Connect solution.
  Oct 2020
  

Jimmy Boey (pic, above), founder and CEO of Jebhealth, a Singaporean startup that made it to the top 25, commended the Fasttrack programme…
  May 2019
  

  
We are very excited to announce that Jebhealth is now in collaboration with FV Hospital, a JCI accredited hospital in South Vietnam to bring world class healthcare our local and regional communities.
  Mar 2018

National Service as a Criteria for Success

Over my 15 years of NS, SAF’s transformation has never failed to inspire me. I have learned that to be successful, you have to be the fastest to adapt. SAF’s emphasis on first-class leadership and the relentless pursuit to future-proof itself is equally critical in the venture capital industry, as these are the same values that drive BTFV to keep a keen lookout for innovation-driven startups led by exceptional leadership..

Aug 2020

SAF NSman of the year award 2020

Singapore’s Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) held the annual SAF Day on 1 July 2020, and gave out the NSMen of the Year award, which recognised NSmen who have demonstrated excellent performance, and consistently set exemplary standards in training, discipline, and attitude. LTC(NS) Goh Seng Wee, Commanding Officer (CO) of 761 SIR, is one of the recipients of the award.

Jul 2020

Building On The Ties That Bind

One thing we as adults are invariably asked is, “What do you wish you could tell your younger self?”. Mr Goh Seng Wee (Engineering ’03) knows what he would say.

Apr 2018

Singapore R&D tax perks could be among world’s weakest when PIC expires: KPMG

SMEs call for targeted perks to fill void when Productivity and Innovation Credit scheme ends

Jan 2018

Shell supporting Okwhere in their energy transition

Proud to welcome Okwhere logistics Pte Ltd who have partnered with Shell Fleet Solutions for their EV Charging, Fuel and Carbon offsetting needs..

Nov 2020

Charge+ Launches Electric Vehicle Charging Business

To provide a sustainable and affordable delivery service, Okwhere will introduce electric vans into their fleet starting from 2Q2021 with Axxel Innovation Centre as home base. 

Sep 2020

We made National News in Philippines!

Cofounder Riche continued to gain mindshare in the Philippines, with his ANC interview (see 41 min 30 sec onwards)

Nov 2020

Paying It Forward: Evolving How We Finance Higher Education

We’re entering the fourth wave of education financing in Southeast Asia.
Major innovation comes in waves. For education financing, we’ve identified four waves based on our observations in other emerging markets..

Riche Lim, Nov 2020

Degrees of Separation: Why Universities Should Unbundle School Services

One common pattern I’ve found in the cycle of innovation is its movement between the unbundling and re-bundling of services. In unbundling, companies pick apart generalist services (Craigslist) and excel at specific verticals (AirBNB, Reddit, Tinder). Once these players become dominant, they can re-bundle and be a one-stop shop (Amazon)

Riche Lim, Oct 2020

What Those Empty Seats Cost Our Generation: Redefining Access to Education

A thoughtful look into bridging gaps for the education across SE Asia. Do it right, and we end up “educating the whole human” ready for innovation. Do it wrong, and we risk ending up with “a generation of dire social inequality”. 

Riche Lim, Oct 2020

PHINMA Education Offers Mobile Phone Installment Plans through Bukas Partnership

PHINMA Education, a fast-growing network of schools in Southeast Asia, partnered with Bukas, an education financing platform, to provide affordable gadget installment plans to students in eight colleges and universities across the country.

Sep 2020

Singapore’s TripGuru offering stranded Malaysians affordable accommodation.

Singapore-based travel startup TripGuru, is lending a helping hand to Malaysians working in Singapore who have been affected by the movement control order.

Mar 2020

Events

Xcidic’s Xcelerate Series

 “BTFV and Institute of Technology Bandung (ITB)”

 @ CtrlWorks, Singapore, 8th Jan 2019

  Xcidic’s Xcelerate Series #1

“Why Am I An Entrepreneur In College?”

 @ Campaign Hub, Jakarta, 5th May 2018

Jebhealth’s Bangkok Hospital Site Tour

@ Bangkok, 18th April 2018

Jebhealth’s FV Hospital Signing and Site Tour

@Ho Chi Minh City, 29th March 2018

Jebhealth’s Health Seminar with NTUC UFLX

 “Why Snoring Is Not Just An Annoying Noise”

 @ One Marina Boulevard, Singapore, 11th January 2018

     


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