Forrest Li

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Sea Limited co-founder becomes Singapore's richest person with US$20 bil fortune

Sea Limited's Forrest Li is now worth US$19.8 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

Startups, Entrepreneurs, Digital economy

Sea is in troubled waters

With a stock price that is 30x FY2019 revenue, is Sea, the creator of Free Fire mobile game, nothing but a one-trick pony?
Sea and IMDA to create 500 tech job opportunities in partnership - THE EDGE SINGAPORE


Sea and IMDA to create 500 tech job opportunities in partnership

The programme will benefit 500 Singaporeans comprising 400 entry-level and 100 mid-career jobseekers.

Global Economy


Quoteworthy: “This can’t be another woulda, coulda, shoulda election. No matter what, vote.” –— Hilary Clinton, who is urging Americans to make their views count at the ballot box.

Company in the news

SEA Ltd gains another 9% after doubling revenue

Sea’s total revenue rose to US$882 million ($1.20 billion) in the three months ended June, driven by growth at e-commerce platform Shopee and gaming arm Garena.


How Singapore nurtured foreign trio who became billionaires

David Chen left his native China as a teenager to attend school in Singapore. Little did he know that his adopted city would help him reach the ranks of the ultra-rich.

US stocks

The world's hottest stock is a money-losing tech giant soaring 880%

It gets far less attention than Tesla, the FAANGs or even the Robinhood flavour of the week. Yet Sea Ltd. has quietly become the world’s best-performing large-cap stock.
DBS and Sea: Two ends of a barbell?

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DBS and Sea: Two ends of a barbell?

Sea offers growth potential in Fintech while DBS offers yield and stability


Sea, another Temasek-linked company, joins digital bank licence bid

Sea Limited, which started as an online gaming company, is going solo in its bid for a digital full bank license here in Singapore, targeting millennials and SMEs.The bid by the New York-listed company, marks the entry of yet another bidder which counts

Startups, Entrepreneurs, Digital economy

A new billionaire emerges from Singapore gaming powerhouse Sea

(March 1): Free Fire is a world unto itself. More than 40 million players log on each day to find weapons and battle it out till one character’s left standing.