At first glance, having your startups based in Singapore seems like a bad idea due to the small market size, expensive labor force, and high opportunity costs. But the country has turned the tide with its business-friendly policies and timely government grants, creating a paradise for startups and small businesses to grow without excessive red..
Last week, we had the opportunity to partner with BLOCK71, an ecosystem builder and global connector, in a webinar titled “ENTREPRENEUR LINK: FROM SEA TO SAIGON”. The topic is about exploring venture opportunities into Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, one of Asia’s most promising and driven startup ecosystems. During the webinar, Frank Lee, Tech JDI’s..
As outsourcing fails to deliver the promised outcomes and onshoring remains an expensive option for building tech teams, firms are starting to try offshoring as their new preferred expansion strategy. However, given the significant required investment, choosing the best offshoring country is a must when it comes to expanding your overseas tech team. With that..
With the recent shift of the business landscape due to COVID-19, tech startups and SMEs will have to keep a close watch on the company’s outgoing expenses and maintain a healthy cash flow for survival. Unfortunately, IT labor costs are escalating due to the high global tech demand, which is also causing maintenance expenses in..
Covid-19 has significantly disrupted the global economy, and digitalization is being accelerated to cope with the new isolation-focused economy. Getting caught in the midst of the outbreak, Startups and SMEs have no choice but to adapt and re-invent themselves. In the recently organized webinar by Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) on 19th May 2020, “The..