RAFAEL Reif, president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), delivered an intellectual call to arms to the university's faculty in November 2017: Help generate insights into how...

SINGAPORE is proposing a digital economy agreement with the European Union (EU), said Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing on Thursday. Such an agreement would allow EU businesses to...

AS THE novel coronavirus pandemic struck, people in South-east Asia embraced technology at a faster rate and in more ways than ever before. In doing so, they have mapped out the role a strong,...

COSMETICS giant Sephora has begun advertising its buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) offering in Singapore, where customers can buy makeup and pay in three interest-free monthly instalments.

BNPL pioneer Klarna is now the highest valued fintech in Europe with a valuation of over US$10.6 billion. Australia's first mover Afterpay recently doubled its full-year revenue to A$519.2 million...

SINGAPORE will allocate a bigger chunk of national research funding to develop the digital economy as it is "going to be critical for the future", Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng...