Fintech

MDEC chairman’s Malaysia 5.0 narrative as an innovation economy
Envision’s MDEC playing leading role in catalyzing transition to Malaysia 5.0 Aims for greater well-being for all citizens regardless of age, ethnicity, class
GoBear raises US$17mil in latest funding
The Singapore-based financial services platform received a fresh round of funds, which will be used towards expanding their platform across their three growth pillars.
Soft Space First to Join Visa’s Fintech Fast Track Program in Malaysia
Work together to create digital payment products relevant to cardholders No need for partners to deal with complex technology & regulatory approval issues
Singapore-based GoBear acquires digital consumer lender AsiaKredit
The financial marketplace has acquired the creator of pera247, which is part of GoBear’s plans to drive growth through digital lending.
JCB taps Soft Space for its Tap on Mobile Solution for JCB Contactless Payments
Developed by leading Asian fintech player Soft Space for Android phones Key initiative for JCB to drive its contactless agenda to grow globally
Covid-19: CIO of the Year?
Malaysia to emerge victorious with efforts to accelerate development of digital tools As businesses, consumers turn to , traditional institutions will adapt
Epost offers easy online insurance payments through partnership with BIB Insurance Brokers
Epost Protect is a digital insurance product allowing users to make insurance premium payments through Sabah Pay. .
MoneyGram takes aim at Southeast Asian remittances by going digital
Remittance is one of the most vital financial services, especially for developing economies. There is a need to increase efficiency and lower costs, and digital technology can help – MoneyGram, in this case, serves as one example
APU enhances student career prospects thru pact with FinTech Association of Malaysia
First Uni to collaborate with FAOM and its more than 100 member institutions Nurture grads with industry-relevant skills into competent fintech professionals
Randstad: Shortage of skilled talents hamper growth of IT, fintech in Malaysia
In the recruitment agency’s 2020 Outlook and Salary Snapshot for both the IT and fintech industry, talent shortage is the biggest obstacle the sector, and retaining them requires out-of-the-box thinking.
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