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Gin Chia Makeup | Wedding Hair Makeup in Singapore

Alteration shops in Singapore | Tailoring and clothing repairs

Truth: It takes a tailor to keep your off-the-rack outfit looking fab. Here's the lowdown on some of the best alteration stores in Singapore<p>If you’re …

InstaRem raises $5M to make overseas money transfers cheaper and faster in Asia

InstaRem, an international remittance payments startup headquartered in Singapore, has raised $5 million in a round led by Vertex Ventures.<p>The Series A investment included participation from Fullerton Financial Holdings, an investment fund that, like Vertex, is a subsidiary of Singapore’s sovereign …

Technology is disrupting everything

I spent a good part of my day yesterday attending the On-demand Economy conference at MIT. It was an interesting if somewhat academic look at the changes facing us as individuals, organizations and as a society as we shift to an on-demand world.<p>What struck me beyond how this new way of doing …

Innovation

Local deals site LivingSocial lays off 280, over 50% of staff, outsources customer services

More bad news for LivingSocial, the beleaguered commerce platform that competes with the likes of Groupon in offering deals on events and services local to its users. Today, LivingSocial announced that it would lay off 160 employees, and over the next two months, it will shut down its customer …