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New pan-Asia body to help regional fintech players grow

A new pan-Asia network for fintech players was launched in Singapore yesterday, bringing together Asian fintech start-ups, financial institutions and banks to trade knowledge and expertise in the...

Counterfeit goods capital morphs into innovation hub

Mr Zhao Wanqiu walks through the maze of stalls piled high with electronic components at one of Shenzhen's Huaqiangbei electronic markets, wearing a look of expectation.

Chinese language, business culture courses available

New initiatives unveiled yesterday will help Singaporeans brush up on their Chinese language and business culture skills.

Singapore, Jiangsu ink 13 pacts to boost business links

Singapore and China's Jiangsu province will deepen their economic partnership and advance the Belt and Road Initiative as they create more opportunities for their companies to venture into third-...

Singapore, China to collaborate on fintech, supervision of futures exchanges

SINGAPORE - Two agreements inked between financial agencies will pave the way for China and Singapore to collaborate on fintech innovations and cross-border supervision of futures exchanges and...

10 MOUs boosting regional links inked at first Chongqing-Singapore financial summit

SINGAPORE - Interest is picking up on opportunities for collaboration between South-east Asia and western China as more than 500 business leaders and government officials descended on Chongqing to...

Deal could make firm world's biggest start-up

SoftBank Group, KKR and General Atlantic plan to make a giant investment in fast-rising Chinese Internet player Bytedance, according to people familiar with the matter, a deal that could make it...

New initiatives to help Singapore firms access innovation network, infrastructure opportunities across Asean, China

A PLATFORM connecting corporates with technology startups and a private-sector committee to help Singapore firms tap infrastructure opportunities are among the initiatives being launched at the two-...

Singapore technology on display at Chinese smart tech expo

CHONGQING - From smart sensor networks to logistic platforms that tap blockchain technology, Singapore tech is on display at the inaugural Smart China Expo in the Chinese western city of Chongqing...

Large potential for Singapore, Chinese companies to cooperate in tech sphere: ESM Goh

CHONGQING - There is vast potential for tech companies from Singapore and the Chinese city of Chongqing to cooperate, as they can leverage each other's strengths and open up new opportunities,...