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Singapore’s offshore industry is recovering

SINGAPORE: A big drag on Singapore’s growth in recent years, the embattled offshore and marine industry, has broken a three-year losing streak. Yet industry executives aren’t betting on a return to the glory days anytime soon. The industry, along with a top-class finance sector, has been a key pillar of Singapore’s economic transformation into a […]

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Singapore: MAS tells financial institutions to tighten customer verification

ADDRESSING the potential risk that information stolen during the cyber attack on SingHealth may be used by fraudsters to impersonate customers and perform unauthorised financial transactions, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has ordered financial institutions to tighten their customer-verification processes. With immediate effect, all financial institutions should not rely solely on the types of […]

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Singapore e-commerce startup Shopmatic expands to the Middle East

SINGAPORE – Shopmatic, a Singapore-based startup that provides e-commerce solutions to small businesses, has expanded into the Middle East, its third regional market after India and South-east Asia. Shopmatic is working with Network International, an e-payments solutions provider in the Middle East and Africa, to launch Go-online, a platform that allows small and medium startups […]

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