How lenders and borrowers should navigate loan obligations following the Temporary Measures Bill. By Justin Yip, Partner, and Lam Zhen Yu, Associate, Withers KhattarWong LLP
By Dr Tan Sian Wee, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Finaxar
[SINGAPORE] As a 17-year-old trainee bellboy, Kuok Meng Xiong spent a summer opening doors at his family's Island Shangri-La hotel in Hong Kong.
SOUTH-EAST Asia may have long been overshadowed by China and India on the global Venture Capital (VC) stage, but more investors are now looking to deploy their dry powder in the region - drawn by...
INVESTMENT banks in Asia are increasingly getting intimate with the region's startup space.
[SINGAPORE] Singapore is introducing new payments legislation that offers global cryptocurrency firms a chance to expand their operations in the country by applying for operating licences for the...
HOW the stodgy world of payments has changed. Consider that at a recent rugby match in Malaysia, one of the writers ordered grilled satay chicken from a stand run by a 12-year-old boy. Cash only?...
A YEAR of shake-ups in the venture capital (VC) industry has spurred VC firms in South-east Asia to train a watchful eye on rapidly rising valuations.
THE South-east Asian startup party is far from over, but venture capital firms expect that the music may hit a note of caution, as investors emphasise business fundamentals over pure hype.