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Qashier awarded in-principle approval for a Major Payment Institution Licence from MAS

Fintech start-up Qashier, has been awarded an in-principle approval by MAS for a major payment institution licence.
Qashier aims to help SMEs modernise their tills  - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Qashier aims to help SMEs modernise their tills

Presently, Qashier’s pool of over 5,000 merchants consists of a “good mix” of both retail and F&B businesses.
A fresh view of meat - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Environmental, Social and Governance

A fresh view of meat

Meatless meats are making its place in the world.

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Blockchain-based ride-hailing service TADA secures a total of some $14.2 mil in Series A funding

The funds will be used to continue MVL’s expansion within its existing markets, develop the mobility ecosystem built on MVL’s blockchain protocol, and capitalise on the growth of TADA.

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Ninja Van raises $395.4 mil from investors including Grab and Facebook co-founder's B Capital Group

Ninja Van has raised US$279 million (S$395.4 million) from investors including Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin's B Capital Group and ride-hailing giant Grab, one of the few startups to score new funding since Covid-19 chilled deal activity.

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Endowus to help fix the 'CPF investment problem' with low-fee portfolios

Towards the middle of this year, Endowus plans to tap external funding so that it can start its next growth phase, which includes possible expansion outside Singapore.

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Trio turn dorm-based beer-brewing business into legitimate operation; dream of opening microbrewery

SINGAPORE (Aug 26): When Rahul Immandira first started brewing beer in the tiny kitchen of his dormitory at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), he knew it was only a matter of time before he would be told to stop. Still, as far as he was concerned, it

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Solar power company NEFIN to raise US$150 mil and return to Singapore roots

SINGAPORE (Aug 23): Hong Kong Disneyland wants to be the island’s biggest producer of solar power, and is installing an expanse of solar cells the size of a football field on the rooftops of its buildings to yield 1.86 megawatt-hours of electricity per