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Feb 25, 2021 11:00 AM

Singapore needs 1.2m more digital workers by 2025 to remain competitive: report

SINGAPORE will need 1.2 million additional digital workers by 2025 - a 55 per cent increase from today's levels - to...

Feb 17, 2021 05:50 AM

Building a digital Silk Road in Asia

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WITH the pandemic showing no signs of slowing and as countries around the world shift away from the traditional...

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 01:42 PM

Can national digital IDs benefit both citizens and businesses?

The role of national digital identities has risen in prominence over the past year. There is much to be gained for...

Feb 2, 2021 05:50 AM

Digital connectivity: a catalyst for growth, inclusion, prosperity

DIGITAL connectivity - including wireless, wired, and satellite technologies - is the utility of the 21st Century....

Dec 28, 2020 11:01 AM

Singapore, New Zealand digital-economy pact to take effect on Jan 7

THE Digital Economy Partnership Agreement (DEPA) will enter into force for Singapore and New Zealand on Jan 7, 2021...

Dec 25, 2020 05:50 AM

China looks to tap digital 'silver dollar'

LI CHANGMING just purchased a new Huawei smartphone and the 70-year-old retiree is still a bit puzzled by a high-...

Dec 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Singapore, India, Indonesia expected to be leaders in digital payments: study

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INDIA, Indonesia and Singapore are expected to lead the pack both in the absolute value of digital payments and the...

Dec 22, 2020 03:57 PM

Digital payments and e-commerce booming in South and South-east Asia

INDIA, Indonesia and Singapore are expected to lead the pack both in the absolute value of digital payments and the...

Dec 12, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

UK-Singapore FTA may loosen e-wallet rules for UK financial firms here

SINGAPORE's latest trade deal with the UK may translate to more attractive terms of opening up for UK-based...

Dec 11, 2020 05:50 AM
UK-SINGAPORE RELATIONS

Singapore, UK to begin talks on digital economy deal soon

WITH a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) now in the bag, Singapore and the UK plan to launch negotiations early...