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Singapore to focus on e-commerce, digital economy when it takes over Asean chair

SINGAPORE will focus on e-commerce and the digital economy as well as improve trade facilitation in the region when it takes over the Asean chairmanship in 2018. Among other things, the Republic is...

Nets to roll out digital wallet app NetsPay

NETS will launch a digital wallet in the form of a mobile app called NetsPay next month, through which consumers can create and store digital versions of their ATM bank cards for cashless payments on...

DBS clients can now track cross-border payment live

DBS Bank's business clients in Singapore and Hong Kong can now track their cross-border payments in real time, so they can manage their cash better.

Upcoming SME events: SIATP: The Science & Art of Dispute Resolution

Increased tax transparency and scrutiny by the authorities means companies face an increasing likelihood of finding themselves in hot water in the various markets in which they operate. Simply...

Dropfoods to raise $12m via coin offer

Dropfoods, the largest smart vending machine operator in Vietnam, is launching an initial coin offering (ICO) on Sept 21 to raise US$9 million (S$12 million).

Singapore-based online marketplace Zilingo raises $23m in funding

Singapore-based online marketplace Zilingo has raised US$17 million (S$23 million) in a funding round led by Sequoia Capital India and Burda Principal Investments.

StanChart eases customer access to cash with tie-up

Standard Chartered customers will soon be able to withdraw cash from more than 400 places nationwide, thanks to a tie-up the bank has made with start-up soCash.

IE-Spring merger: In step with new business era

If one still needed a sign that the economic times we live in are at an important juncture, the Government delivered it last week.

The...

Payment by phone soon as Nets card goes digital

The way people shop and pay in Singapore could change decisively from next month, when the first set of Nets users will be able to store their contactless ATM bankcards virtually on their phones...

DBS business customers can now track cross-border payments live

SINGAPORE - Companies big and small in Singapore and Hong Kong can now track their cross-border payments in real time via DBS, helping them manage their cash better.

 

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