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Singapore workers tell researchers they lack expertise and job-training opportunities

THREE reports released on Wednesday have painted a less-than-rosy picture for employee satisfaction and training opportunities in Singapore.

Sias marks 20 years with funding still a key question

AS the Security Investors Association (Singapore), or Sias, marks 20 years of shareholder activism, the question of funding and independence is being raised as a key issue.

Startups can speed up growth with aid from Accelerating Asia

STARTUPS around Asia are set to springboard their businesses through Accelerating Asia's (AA) accelerator programme.

Visa aims to halve its global fraud rate by 2025

PAYMENTS giant Visa plans to halve its global fraud rate by 2025, having been using artificial intelligence to prevent an estimated US$25 billion in fraud annually.

Action taken against unauthorised middlemen: Gojek

Ride-hailing firm Gojek says it has taken steps to tackle the problem of fraudulent rides being offered through its platform and will continue to strengthen its fraud prevention mechanism.

YuuZoo sells 3% of streaming video unit YuuFlix for US$3m

YUUZOO has sold close to 3 per cent of streaming video unit YuuFlix to a "large foreign investor" for US$3 million.

Blockchain platform Zilliqa teams up with payments startup Xfers

BLOCKCHAIN tech firm Zilliqa, which is based in Singapore and London, has partnered payment solutions provider Xfers to implement distributed ledger technology in payments processing.

Engineering vital as Singapore enters next phase of development: SM Teo

ENGINEERING has played a major role in Singapore's growth and transformation and will remain important as the country enters the next phase of development, said Senior Minister and Coordinating...

TrickleStar ends Catalist debut at S$0.34

TRICKLESTAR made a positive debut on the Singapore Exchange's Catalist board on Tuesday, ending the day at 34 Singapore cents for a 30 per cent gain on its initial public offering (IPO) price of...

Y Ventures shares climb 34%, prompting another SGX query

SHARES of Y Ventures shot up by 34.3 per cent or 3.5 Singapore cents on Tuesday to close at a two-month high of S$0.137 amid active trading.

 

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