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Integrating bricks & clicks

Technology investment ought to be among the top priorities of mall owners.

SMEs ho-hum about 2019 outlook; more look to Asean for opportunities

CAUTION appears to be the pervading sentiment among Singapore businesses as external uncertainties such as the US-China trade war, rising interest rates and slowing global growth weigh on their...

Key trends for Asia's logistics sector in 2019

THE logistics sector has seen its fair share of disruption in the recent decade. The call for automation and new technologies to drive productivity in logistics is stronger than ever. In response...

The answer's in the cloud

AS THE year comes to a close, consumers in Asia-Pacific have flocked to popular e-commerce sites to maximise deals from hefty discounts, since the Singles' Day in November to "12.12" and then...

We still know what you did (in the GST return) last summer...

THE introduction of Goods and Services Tax (GST) on imported digital services from Jan 1, 2020 as announced in the 2017 Budget has certainly raised public interest.

Intelligent cloud: A new 'playing field' for SMEs in the digital economy?

THE business landscape has changed drastically since the 1980s when the big tech companies such as Huawei and Amazon first started out. Thirty years ago, new tech entrants had to compete with...

A payment system that works for the man on the street

A QUIET revolution in financial services is underway. It is transforming how payment systems in many countries work - with a lot of progress made behind the scenes over the last couple of years...

Embracing artificial intelligence for industry

OVER the past year, we have witnessed a growing number of businesses in Singapore adopt artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to transform their operations and gain a competitive edge. Be it...

Forget bulls and bears - blockchain tech is here to stay

THE conversation around cryptocurrencies often focuses on short-term market movements but this focus should instead lie on blockchain projects building something real. Entrepreneurs are using this...

A 'dating' platform for banks and fintechs

It won't be long before a small, obscure bank in Cambodia, Laos or another under-banked country will have access to the same cutting edge financial innovations as the likes of Citibank, DBS and...