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OCBC Bank launches cashless QR code payments with mobile app

SINGAPORE - OCBC Bank has launched its first stand-alone mobile payments app which makes QR code cashless payments available at close to 2,500 Nets terminals, the company said Tuesday.

IMDA, SGX team up to help tech SMEs access capital markets

AS part of efforts to help SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) reap the benefits of the digital economy, the Infocomm Media Development Authority of Singapore's (IMDA)...

Two new coffee shops using digital payments and robots launched this weekend

SINGAPORE - Patrons to two new coffee shops in Tampines and Choa Chu Kang can look forward to fuss-free dining experiences, with new processes such as digital ordering and cashless payment options...

More hawkers are going cashless with DBS

You can now walk into some hawker centres and whip out your phone, instead of your wallet, to pay for your $3.50 bowl of ban mian.

Integrated payment terminals at Dairy Farm group's checkout counters

SINGAPORE - Cashier counters at outlets under the Dairy Farm group will no longer have multiple machines for payment.

Helping SMEs tap Asia's boom in infrastructure

Asia is in dire need of more roads, railways and utility plants, and that means opportunities for Singapore companies in the lucrative infrastructure development sector.

Crowdfunding platform MoolahSense launches invoice financing service

SINGAPORE - Crowdfunding platform MoolahSense has launched an invoice financing service, to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) looking to raise short-term financing of more than $15,...

Tapping the VC opportunity

SINGAPORE'S 2017 Budget, which built on the recommendations of the Committee of the Future Economy, has sounded the clarion call for businesses here to upgrade their capabilities, upskill their...

Singapore's February bank-lending growth strongest since November 2013

BANK lending in Singapore in February 2017 points to a trend of higher access to funding for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), with loan growth gaining from the month before at the strongest pace...

SGX inks MOU with Crowdo, PwC's Venture Hub

SINGAPORE - Singapore Exchange (SGX) has joined hands with two firms as part of its drive to support and facilitate capital access for start-ups and early stage Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).