Tech giants

Many global tech titans are converging in Singapore, and it is now a growing innovative tech hub. 



3 billion

Number of rides achieved in January 2019

187 million

Number of users

138 million

Number of mobile app downloads

S$15 billion

Company valuation (as of January 2021)



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Singapore has undoubtedly been a bright spot for the global startup landscape in recent years, and is home to a number of unicorns.

In recent years, there has been a rise in the popularity of electric vehicles (EVs) and governments have released policies and grants aimed at boosting its adoption.

Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic hit, e-commerce has boomed in popularity, with consumers buying everything from home appliances to groceries online.

foodpanda is a leading delivery platform in Asia dedicated to bringing consumers a wide range of food, groceries and more, quickly and conveniently.

Amid soaring demand for online and mobile alternatives, new digital players are transforming banking for individuals and companies.

Interest in cryptocurrency is at an all-time high, and Singapore has emerged as a key blockchain and crypto hub in Asia.

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© 2021 GRVTY Media Pte. Ltd.
(UEN 201431998C.)