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Feb 23, 2021 05:50 AM

MYbank, WeBank to help in expanding digital yuan trial

ANT-BACKED MYbank will join China's digital yuan trial as the cen-tral bank charges ahead with rolling out an...

Feb 18, 2021 02:51 PM

Indonesian banking regulator says Shopee acquires Bank BKE

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's Financial Services Authority (OJK) said on Thursday that Sea Group's e-commerce arm Shopee had...

Feb 12, 2021 05:50 AM

Social commerce is here to stay. Get on board this train

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JUST over a year into the Covid-19 pandemic, it has been impossible to ignore the stratospheric growth of digital-...

Feb 9, 2021 08:30 AM

Singapore ranks 1st in digital inclusiveness, but South-east Asia lags: report

SINGAPORE maintains its top spot for digital inclusiveness among 82 countries around the world, in global...

Feb 8, 2021 05:50 AM

Central banks edging toward money's next frontier in digital world

MONEY is edging closer towards its biggest reinvention in centuries as central banks start to embrace the creation...

Feb 8, 2021 05:50 AM

Covid-19 is a game changer for digital payments

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EVEN before the Covid-19 pandemic, there were reasons to be optimistic about Singapore's bid to grow digital payment...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

Goldman eyes deals to boost consumer banking unit: sources

GOLDMAN Sachs Group is considering acquisitions to bulk up its consumer banking unit Marcus, after the Wall Street...

Jan 15, 2021 02:38 PM

Goldman eyes deals to boost consumer banking unit: sources

[NEW YORK] Goldman Sachs Group is considering acquisitions to bulk up its consumer banking unit Marcus, after the...

Jan 15, 2021 05:50 AM

Grab faces tough digital bank fight as tech rivals muscle up

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DESPITE fresh firepower valuing it at US$3 billion, Grab's fintech arm faces a tough fight in South-east Asia. This...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

Vietnam e-wallet MoMo raises around US$100m, eyes IPO

VIETNAM'S biggest e-wallet company MoMo has raised at least US$100 million from six global investors, including...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM
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Singapore's Sea acquires Indonesian bank to gain foothold in financial tech

SINGAPORE'S Sea, the tech startup that's become South-east Asia's most valuable company, has acquired Indonesia's PT...