digitalisation

Singtel unit NCS eyes regional growth

AMID the Covid-19 pandemic, information, communications and technology (ICT) service provider NCS is one of the few lucky firms whose operations have been left largely unscathed. In fact, with the...

BreadTalk, Adera to create fintech and digital solutions for SMEs

RECENTLY delisted food and beverage (F&B) player BreadTalk Group is forming a joint venture (JV) with Singapore-based technology services group Adera AI.

TransferWise lowers fees by 15%; net profit more than doubles

AT a time where most businesses are shoring up their finances against the Covid-19 crisis, payments startup TransferWise has reduced its money transfer fees by around 15 per cent for the majority...

Singapore consumers move towards cashless, cautious spending: StanChart poll

SINGAPORE consumers are shifting towards online banking and online shopping amid the coronavirus pandemic, while also pivoting to better money management and mindful spending, a survey by Standard...

HSBC paves way for SMEs to access receivables finance quicker

HSBC on Tuesday said it has closed the first receivables financing deal on Singapore's Networked Trade Platform (NTP), paving the way for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access...

'Covid catalyst' spurs firms to transform and thrive: Chan

THE Covid-19 crisis has been a "Covid catalyst" for digital transformation, showing that it will allow firms to not only survive but thrive in a crisis, said Minister for Trade and Industry Chan...

HSBC paves way for SMEs to access receivables finance via Networked Trade Platform

HSBC on Tuesday said it has closed the first receivables financing deal on Singapore's Networked Trade Platform (NTP), paving the way for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access...

'Covid catalyst' should spur firms to transform digitally to thrive: Chan Chun Sing

THE Covid-19 crisis has been a "Covid catalyst" in spurring digital transformation, showing that it will allow firms to not only survive but thrive in a crisis, said Minister for Trade and...

Harnessing the power of digital workers

ROBOTIC process automation (RPA) has played a key role in Singapore's handling of the Covid-19 pandemic and could be the solution to productivity challenges faced by local companies.

Data can help traditional small businesses succeed in a pandemic

MRS Lim, 63, has been running a famous Bak Kut Teh stall at the neighbourhood hawker centre for over three decades.

Firms need data, tech capabilities to emerge stronger from Covid-19 crisis

THE Covid-19 crisis has been a catalyst for many businesses to embrace digitalisation, but they must continue on the journey and leverage technology and data to emerge stronger from the crisis,...