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The Smart City way to securing Singapore and its borders

WITH advancing technology and the ubiquitous Internet, it is easy for any organisation to be susceptible to hackers and terrorist attacks.

MAS launching US$5b fund for private equity and venture capital investments

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is launching a US$5 billion fund for private market investments, to be managed by top global private equity and infrastructure fund managers.

Adapting for expansion into the regional market

FOOD and beverage operator Select Group expects to be making more than one-tenth of sales in neighbouring markets next year - just four years after it moved into the region.

ShopBack looks to scale up in Australia

SINGAPORE startup ShopBack is wrestling for a larger slice of the e-commerce pie in Australia - the firm's seventh and newest market in Asia-Pacific.

Helping ASEAN ride the e-commerce wave

WITH its burgeoning middle class and a new generation of tech-savvy consumers, ASEAN is poised for an e-commerce boom. The regional e-commerce market is expected to balloon to US$88 billion by...

Key to manufacturing success in ASEAN

SINCE the early 1970s, the manufacturing sector has formed the backbone of the Singapore economy. In recent years, it seemed to have lost its shine, but reports now show that it's making a...

More work needed in regulations, industry to grab blockchain opportunities: panel

BLOCKCHAIN is no longer just a hype. There are real opportunities in using the technology for the economy, but regulators need to work with each other and the industry to support its growth, said...

Being agile helps power JustLogin's performance

LOOKING back to its founding days in 1999, JustLogin seemed a company ahead of its time. Founder KC Kwa started the cloud-based HR solutions firm when hardly anyone had even heard of the cloud....

Facebook courting startups and SMEs

FACEBOOK is on a mission to get closer to its South-east Asian customers and help the region's startups and small businesses grow.

E-payment war morphing from single to paired fighters

THE e-payment fight has taken on a new complexion. Facing each other on the frontlines are no longer single warriors - be it a Super App, fintech startup or financial incumbent - but newly-formed...

Three major tie-ups in digital finance and payment services

Partnerships and collaborations were coming thick and fast on the first day of the Singapore FinTech Festival yesterday.

 

Emerging Enterprise award

Closes June 1, 2018