In sum, in Singapore, the massive amounts of money have been pumped in, higher learning opportunities have been made available, and a pro-business culture has been developed …. onward !!!
For examples of tech start-ups >>> http://www.techinasia.com/tag/startups-in-singapore/
Here are some websites of interesting biotech companies that have operation in Singapore.
http://www.timesdirectories.com/biotech/Company-Listings (this is a compilation that gives a quick glance as to how diverse the efforts are)
Agencies & Institutes :
http://www.a-star.edu.sg/ – Many other institutes have been established under the umbrella of A*Star, including the following :
http://www.imb.a-star.edu.sg/php/about.php (Institute of Molecular Biology)
http://www.bii.a-star.edu.sg/ (Bioinformatics Institute)
as well as….
Singapore Institute of Technology (Sg’s 5th university)
School of Science and Technology (SST – for secondary education)
http://www.sifst.org.sg/ – Singapore Institute of Food & Science Technology, and Food Science departments in NUS and S’pore Polytechnic