SINGAPORE (Sept 24): Enterprise Singapore and 500 Startups have entered into a two-way partnership to support the growth of startups in Singapore and San Francisco.
500 Startups, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm, is the latest partner to join Enterprise Singapore’s Global Innovation Alliance (GIA), a network of Singapore and overseas partners in major innovation hubs. GIA is a joint initiative between Enterprise Singapore and the Economic Development Board.
500 Startups will run Global Launch, a startup acceleration programme under GIA, in San Francisco to help Singapore-based startups establish a presence in the city. Up to 20 startups will be selected for the 16-week programme, with the first cohort starting...(click on link for full story on theedgesingapore.com)