Singapore FinTech Association, Hong Kong’s AMTD Group join forces to boost Singapore’s fintech community

SFA becomes permanent AMTD Strategic Honorary Member; AMTD a SFA partner Jointly establishing the AMTD SFA Global FinTech Fellowship Programme Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) and Hong Kong headquartered financial... Read more »

COMMERCE.ASIA: E-COMMERCE THRIVES UNDER CHALLENGING MCO TIMES

Over 800% sales increase in cooking appliances, undergarments and latex gloves Merchants must be on top of logistic arrangements to win in the game Online shopping is now the... Read more »

Apple, Google bring Covid-19 contact-tracing to 3 billion people

Apple Inc. and Google unveiled a rare partnership to add technology to their smartphone platforms that will alert users if they have come into contact with a person with... Read more »

‘AN EXTRAORDINARY PERIOD IN INTERNET HISTORY’

Akamai sees internet traffic up 30% since Covid-19 lockdowns 120 TB per second at peak, 50 million deliveries per second, trillions per day Akamai has observed their global traffic... Read more »

APPSFLYER’S PERFORMANCE INDEX: GOOGLE REIGNS AS TOP PLAYER IN MOBILE APP ADVERTISING

Google tops the power ranking, while Facebook is still retargeting king Regional and local players are making their mark, with TikTok seeing tremendous growth Google is listed at the... Read more »

FWD TAKAFUL AND NALURI HIDUP PARTNER TO OFFER DIGITAL THERAPEUTICS PROGRAMME AS PART OF CANCER PLAN

(From left) FWD Takaful strategy & digital distribution chief Wan Ahmad Najib; FWD Takaful CEO Salim Majid Zain; Naluri Hidup co-founder & CEO Azran Osman-Rani; and Naluri co-founder &... Read more »

MDEC: TIME FOR MALAYSIAN COMPANIES TO SHOW OFF TO THE WORLD

This year going forward, we will be upping our agenda as far as internationalization is concerned, says Surina Shukri, MDEC CEO. MDEC to help promote and amplify Malaysian successes... Read more »

THAT CONSORTIUM IDEA FOR 5G? ‘WE JUST HAVE TO MAKE IT WORK’ SAY TELCO CEOS

Telco CEO’s at the panel session in Langkawi on Jan 20. (L to R): Idham Nawawi from Celcom Axiata, Albern Murty of Digi Telecommunications, Suresh Sidhu of edotco, Gokhan... Read more »

Uber Sells India Food Business to Rival Zomato to Cut Losses

Uber Technologies Inc. will sell Uber Eats in India to local rival Zomato in a $172 million deal, according to a person familiar with the transaction, underscoring the ride-hailing... Read more »

Telenor: No reason for Malaysia not to compete in 5G race

Telenor Research, the research arm of Norway-based Telenor Group, said there is no reason for Malaysia not to compete in the fifth generation (5G) technology race as the deployment... Read more »