SME Go Digital Programme

What's keeping local SMEs from obtaining business financing?

SINGAPORE (Oct 4): A majority of small medium enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore are unlikely to qualify for business financing, according to recent data from Linkflow Capital.

Since Linkflow Capital's SME loans comparison web portal was launched in January, out of 1,065 SMEs which have utilised its free online loan assessment and comparison tool, 81% or 863 of the users may not meet these requirements for financing.

3 tech trends to change SME growth in 2017 and beyond

SINGAPORE (March 24): Using technology creatively to manage the business back-end can enable even the smallest start-ups to compete on the regional and even the global stage.

While government assistance can help in easing the costs around technology adoption, business builders need to be proactive in keeping abreast of the latest trends and be more digitally-aware of how they can impact their businesses.

Here are three major trends that will make a big difference in the way entrepreneurs and business builders manage and grow their companies in 2017 and beyond:

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