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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,...

Shanghai - foreign start-ups' launch pad

SHANGHAI • Four years ago, Singaporean Emmy Teo, 32, was running a fledgling e-commerce app business serving South-east Asia.

Teaching young to recognise fake news major challenge: Chun Sing

Singapore's biggest challenge is to educate young people to differentiate fake news from real news, Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing said yesterday.

Singapore firm's AI machine trumps doctors in test

It was a match that until the final moments seemed like it could swing either way.

China's penetration of Silicon Valley creates risks for start-ups

SAN FRANCISCO - Danhua Capital has invested in some of Silicon Valley's most promising start-ups in areas like drones, artificial intelligence and cyber security. The venture capital firm is based...