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Singapore's River Safari renamed in new Mandai Wildlife Group rebranding

As part of a new rebranding initiative, the Mandai Wildlife Group was officially announced today as the new corporate identity to replace...

Leisure

EdTech startup Creative Galileo raises USD 2.5 mn in seed round led by Kalaari Capital

Singapore-headquartered EdTech start-up Creative Galileo today announced it has raised USD 2.5 million in a round led by Kalaari Capital.

SMEs

Documents required for Bajaj Allianz bike insurance

Buying bike insurance is more of a necessity as it is for your safety and is already mandated by the law. Choosing a good plan is of utmost...

NRI Personal Finance

Pandora Papers leak: Indian-origin Tory donor Mohamed Amersi among those named

Prominent Tory donor Mohammed Amersi, who had contributed to Boris Johnson's leadership campaign was involved in one of Europe's biggest...

Global

With three COVID-related deaths, Dubai Expo revises fatality count to six

Expo 2020 Dubai, the delayed world fair which opened last week, yesterday said three workers on the project had died after contracting...

UAE

Delayed Expo 2020 kicks off in Dubai

After a one year delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Dubai's six-month long Expo 2020 kicked off with participation from over 190 countries.

Global

Google celebrates turning 23 with special animated doodle

Google is celebrating its 23rd birthday today with a special animated doodle on its homepage. The animated doodle features a cake with...

Corporate

StarHub offers interest- and contract-free device installment payment plan for Singapore subscribers

Singapore telecom services provider StarHub announced that SIM Only customers can buy a smartphone of their choice with EasyGo, an...

Corporate

Indian Minister Piyush Goyal, UK counterpart Liz Truss to discuss UK-India trade agreement

Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal is scheduled for virtual talks with his UK counterpart Liz Truss on Monday to discuss the...

Global

UK-India Business Council suggests proposals for upcoming bilateral FTA regulations

With the negotiations for a bilateral Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between India and the United Kingdom expected to start later this year, the...

Global

Indian platform Signzy enters UAE with Seed Group pact

Bengaluru-based banking workflow automation startup Signzy has entered the UAE through a deal with Seed Group, the Private Office of the...

SMEs

India holds webinar to explore trade option in UAE food space

The Trade Promotion Council of India held a webinar on “India-UAE: Trade and Investment Opportunities in Agri and Food Processing"

UAE

Singapore world's 17th most expensive location for expats: Survey

Singapore has emerged as the 17th most expensive location across the world for expatriates, with the average pay package for a mid-level...

Personal Finance

Singapore-based edtech startup Teachee launches in India

Singapore-based education technology company Teachee has announced its launch in India. A subsidiary of Vlight Technology Pte, the brand...

SMEs

Singapore Airlines partners with leading brands to offer in-flight experiences

In a novel initiative, Singapore Airlines (SIA) today joined hands with the country's leading brands to offer unique on ground and in-flight...

Travel

Dubai’s external trade with India climbs to AED 67 billion in first half of 2021: Customs

Dubai Customs has announced that the volume of external trade with India touched AED 67 billion in the first half of 2021 alone, across...

UAE

Your ultimate guide to finding the perfect festive gift of financial freedom

If you really want to make a difference in their lives and do something meaningful, then consider gifting your loved ones the joy of...

Health & Fitness

GOPIO Singapore president Harikrishnan Muthusamy highlights his life as an entrepreneur and reformer

Harikrishnan Muthusamy is a man used to wearing many hats. In this exclusive interview with Connected to India, he talks about his life,...

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BYJU's acquires Singapore-based professional skilling firm Great Learning for USD 600 million

India-based BYJU’S edtech platform announced its acquisition of Singapore-based Great Learning which focuses on professional and higher...

Corporate

UK court declares fugitive Indian businessman Vijay Mallya bankrupt

United Kingdom court declared Indian businessman Vijay Mallya bankrupt. This will pave the way for a consortium of State Bank of India (SBI)...

UK

Tamil Nadu emerging as IT hub; signs MoUs with Singapore tech firms

Chennai is emerging as a data centre hub with the Tamil Nadu government signing Memoranda of Understanding with Singapore-based CapitaL and...

Global

Singapore's investment in Telangana has crossed USD 1-billion mark: High Commissioner Simon Wong

Of the USD 2.3 billion foreign direct investment into Telangana since 2018, USD 1 billion came from Singapore, Simon Wong, High Commissioner...

Corporate

Sirisha Bandla becomes third Indian-origin woman to fly into space

Aeronautical engineer Sirisha Bandla became the third Indian-origin woman to fly into space when she joined British billionaire Richard...

NRI Stories

SMEs to get extended COVID aid in Singapore

Singapore’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will continue to receive support in relation to COVID-19 as part of additional...

SMEs

Dubai's free zone signs up 1,230 companies for best six-month finish

The Dubai free zone Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) has licensed an additional 1,230 businesses to operate from the hub after it...

UAE