Pay healthcare bills in Singapore by scanning universal QR code

SINGAPORE - Visitors to all public polyclinics, hospitals and specialist centres will be able to scan a QR code to pay their bills by the end of next year.

Singapore to invest US$2 billion in green funds to drive climate action

Several new initiatives were unveiled as part of the Monetary Authority of Singapore's green action plan.

Singapore considering extending fintech funding beyond 2020: MAS chief Ravi Menon

SINGAPORE (BLOOMBERG) - Singapore's central bank is poised to extend funding for financial-technology initiatives because the five-year round ending in March has yielded positive results, its top...

Mastercard takes on digitalisation trend with new experience centre

PAYMENTS network Mastercard unveils its experience centre this month for the Singapore FinTech Festival, a space for clients and partners to collaborate for idea generation, co-creation of new...

Launched: All-in-one Singapore platform integrating PayNow, Nets and other e-payment methods

MAJOR payment methods in Singapore such as PayNow, Nets and GrabPay are now accessible on an all-in-one platform created by Rapyd.

Firms dangle double-digit pay hikes for tech talent

SINGAPORE tech talents - including those in non-technology industries - continue to see high demand despite a slowing global economy and companies switching their hiring to a lower gear.

Zooming in on sustainability

Start-up Positive Energy gives a boost to developers with trouble funding projects on renewable energy, by matching them with investors.

Digital tokens back in spotlight as bitcoin soars

Cryptocurrencies are back in the spotlight after having lost much of their shine since 2017, when the value of bitcoin hit an all-time high of nearly US$20,000 (S$27,173).

Podcast: SFF x Switch 2019 Ep 2: Why does fintech matter?

Ravi Menon tells us how fintech can improve everyday transactions.

NUS, Ripple set up Singapore fintech lab to groom talent

THE National University of Singapore’s School of Computing (NUS Computing) has teamed up with blockchain-powered global payments firm Ripple to help grow Singapore’s financial technology (fintech...