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Singapore’s 1Q24 deals plummet 21.1% YoY

In the whole of APAC, deal volume declined by 12.2% YoY.

S’pore’s payment cards lead with 40% market share in online transactions

An analyst said Singapore’s advanced tech infrastructure has boosted alternative payments.

Singapore deal activity falls 13.2% YoY in the first 2 months of 2024

In the whole of APAC, deal volume declined by 19.6% YoY.

Venture capitalists sharpen focus on targeting startups’ profit paths

Deal activity in Asia Pacific fell 26.3% YoY in 2023, but an expert suggests that years after a ‘bad year’ are always ‘exceptionally good.’

Telecom service revenue to dip by 0.2% by 2028

Operators in mature mobile services segments should focus on service differentiation.

How Singapore is positioning itself as a healthcare hub

In 2023, Singapore has witnessed 10 partnership deals in the medical sector. 

SG’s deal volume drops 20.4% YoY in 11M23

Multiple APAC markets also recorded declines in deals.

How brands can avoid inauthentic nostalgia marketing

A GlobalData expert flag inauthenticity in using throwback marketing and cite brand campaigns that are winning hearts.

SG’s deal volume drops 21.3% YoY in January-October 2023 period

The decline in deals was also observed across multiple APAC markets.

Singapore’s general insurance industry to hit S$7.35b in 2028

The industry will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.8%.

Here’s how to shield brands from bad reviews online

Singaporeans tend to browse products online before picking up items in the physical store.

Experts suggest 3 strategies to capture Singapore’s ‘e-window shoppers’

Retailers are advised to use chatbots, provide try-on tools, and show inventory to make online shopping more convenient.

Medical devices sector enhances competitiveness due to local and global collaborations

Singapore’s partners were attracted to the market’s preventive healthcare.

How Singapore’s publicly-listed companies performed in 2022

Singapore has 626 publicly listed companies as of the end of last year.