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 »

Analog Devices near deal to buy Maxim for US$17 billion

Analog Devices Inc. is close to an all-stock agreement to acquire Maxim Integrated Products Inc., according to people familiar with the matter. The semiconductor companies are talking about a... 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 »

APAC ORGS FACING REGULATORY MINEFIELD IN ERA OF TECH-DRIVEN GROWTH, SAYS CLIFFORD CHANCE REPORT

Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has partnered with Forbes Insights to survey 300 C-suite executives at companies with revenues of over US$1 billion (RM4.21 billion) across the globe,... Read more »

Intel signals 2020 will be a turnaround year for chip industry leader

Intel Corp on Thursday cemented the market view that the chip industry is turning around after a prolonged slowdown, forecasting better 2020 revenue and profit than Wall Street anticipated,... Read more »

Wireless charging for electric taxis wins £3.4m funding boost

The LEVC electric black cabs will be part of the trial flee Six month trial in Nottingham will test whether ‘inductive’ charging could be a viable way of providing... 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 »

Up to 25% of global labour force to be displaced by robots over next 20 years, says tech expert

The era of plentiful labor is nearing an end, posing a major challenge for economies worldwide as companies struggle to fill open positions. Speaking at the Semiconductor Equipment &... Read more »

MALAYSIA ON RIGHT TRACK TO BE WINNER IN DIGITAL ECONOMY

Strong interest in CS & IT over past five years also raises demand for lecturers Malaysia ranked 11th in IMD’s World Digital Competitiveness for Training & Education Prof Dr Lee... Read more »

Bitcoin Begins Year Negative After 2019’s Eye-Catching Surge

Bitcoin’s not yet having a happy new year. A sell-off in the largest digital token pushed the price below $7,000 on Thursday. Bitcoin dropped as much as 4% to... Read more »