Singapore’s StaffAny became one of the ten early stage startups to graduate from The Start’s pre-accelerator program this week.
Three months ago, The Start, a pre-accelerator programme organised by StartupX was kickstarted to catalyse the growth of early-stage startups.
I’m the co-founder of The Kint Story, an online platform dedicated to rebranding second-hand clothing so that they’re no longer seen as second best.
To encourage innovation in Singapore, Temasek partnered StartupX, the organizing body behind Startup Weekend Singapore, and launched The Start pre-accelerator program earlier in January.
This is how we failed, and then realised it gave us what we needed to succeed.
The term “Kint” comes from the Japanese word Kintsugi, which represents the art of repairing broken pottery with gold lacquer.
For example, we are currently running a new pre-accelerator program called “The Start”, where local startups aiming to create social impact vie for mentorships and sponsorship from Temasek.
These Raffles Institution (RI) students, ages ranging from 15 to 16, have developed a personal finance app for teenagers called, Bridge.
His peers spend their time playing, studying and hanging out with friends, but 15-year-old Raffles Institution student Rafael Soh is busy building his own company.
A business idea came into law student Vera Sun’s mind after she attended Korean pop celebrity Taeyang’s White Night concert in 2017.
The number of start-ups has mushroomed over the past few years, but experts and company founders say they still face many challenges and that more needs to be done to support young enterprises.
StaffAny helps with the management of hourly workers by connecting HR and Ops
HomeyDays is an apartment rental service platform that aims to bring about better co-living experiences for their tenants
SGAssist wants to create a self-sustaining and self-help community spirit among Singaporeans, to make the country a better place to live in
Whenever Elisa Goh returns home with kilograms of pre-loved clothing for her online thrift store The Kint Story, her father jokingly laments that his daughter has become a karang guni.