Business Centre News Room



Business Centre News Room

Find here all news about the different activities of the companies hosted in the Business Centre of the French Chamber in Singapore, and also articles related to business development in Asia.


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  • June 2017 | Coptis unveils new Asia-Pacific subsidiary

The US and Europe-based cosmetics R&D software provider, Coptis, opens its new Asia-Pacific (APAC) subsidiary in Singapore to gain access to and penetrate the Eastern marketplace. Read more (EN)>>



  • May 2017 | Delair-Tech renews its French Tech Pass

Delair-Tech, a start-up from Toulouse, specialist of professional drones, has just renewed its French Tech Pass. Launched for the first time in 2015, this renewal is the result of a rapid international development and a turnover of $7.1 million in 2016. Read more (FR)>>



  • Apr 2017 | The French Chamber welcomes two new companies in its Business Centre: Coptis and Horizon Food Distribution

Coptis is a leading provider of cosmetic R&D software solutions. Horizon Food Distribution is a local branch of the group World Wide Food Distribution, a meat and fish importer and distributor with an expertise in APAC and African markets.



  • Mar 2017 | The Promising Business of Counting Sunflowers

Delair-Tech and Maisadour worked together to fly a number of sunflower plant counting missions over experimentation fields in 2015 and 2016 in the south of France. Read more (EN)>>



  • Dec 2016 | Horizon ASEAN December 2016

Horizon ASEAN is a quarterly journal of the Regional Economic Service of Singapore, carried out in conjunction with the Regional Economic Services. Its objective is to make the region better known by addressing cross-cutting themes, common or specific to the countries of the zone. Statistical data and tables are also included in conjunctural or sectoral articles ... Read more (FR)>>



  • Dec 2016 | Components of the company Nicomatic on Mars!

Components of the company Nicomatic on Mars! Read more (FR)>>



  • Jun 2016 | Novabay is stepping up its international expansion in Asia

Novacap, through its subsidiary Novacarb, a European leading producer of Soda Ash and Sodium Bicarbonate, accelerates its international development in Sodium Bicarbonate with the start of construction mid-April of a new stand-along production unit in Singapore, operated by Novabay Pte Ltd. A groundbreaking ceremony has been organised on June 7th to celebrate this key milestone for the company in the presence of the French Embassy, Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), the French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore, JTC and its main partners and advisors. Read more (EN)>>



  • Jun 2015 | Hong Kong or Singapore: Where to register a start-up?

Informational article on a question that is frequently asked! Where to register your company: in Hong Kong or in Singapore? Read more (EN)>>



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  • Singapore short news on investments, research & development, tourism...
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France Singapour Express Décembre 2016


Dans cette édition, on parle de la scène Fintech à Singapour, du salon international à venir, CommunicAsia, et des nouveaux VIE (Volontariat International en Entreprise) accueillis dans le Business Centre de la Chambre.


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France Singapour Express Septembre 2016


Dans cette édition, on parle des voitures électriques, de la mission de prospection au service de Systematic Paris Excellence Cluster et du salon international TechInnovation à Singapour auquel nous avons participé en tant que EEN (European Entreprise Network).


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