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02 Aug 2019 Vulcan Post

BLOCK71 gets a shoutout from President Barack Obama, Here's why you should care

"“We see our friendship in the collaborations between our innovators and entrepreneurs from Silicon Valley to Singapore’s Block 71.” – Barack Obama.."

19 Jun 2019 Techcrunch

Singapore Launches Program In San Francisco To Attract More U.S. Startups

"Singapore is already one of the most developed startup hubs in Asia. Now its government wants to bring more U.S. startups to the city-nation..."

07 Apr 2019 Reuters

From Singapore to Silicon Valley, how startups are bridging ties between the two cities

"BLOCK71 San Francisco, an initiative from the National University of Singapore that helps promising startups from the city-state to identify and access new growth opportunities overseas. BLOCK71’s San Francisco outpost provides co-working spaces, mentorships, networking and educational resources to Singaporean companies looking to tap into US funding or markets, and vice versa..."

31 Mar 2019 Stanford Social Innovation Review

Creating a Vibrant Social Innovation Ecosystem

"Nurturing current and future leaders and improving governance in Singapore is transforming the entire business community and their collective social responsibility..."

25 Apr 2016 The Straits Times