Singapore

BNPL, crypto among options S'pore SMBs plan to offer: Visa
Majority of small and micro businesses in Singapore will accept some form of digital payments in 2022, compared to 82% globally, according to the Visa Back to Business Study.
SMBs adapt as more than four in five Singapore consumers change the way they pay due to Covid-19
79% Singapore consumers to use contactless payments whenever possible At 71% consumers shop at locally-owned SMBs at least half the time
Amazon releases report on e-commerce export opportunities for Singapore MSMEs
B2C e-commerce export value to grow from US$1.03bil in 2021 to US$2.6bil by 2026 Three key challenges faced – barriers in cost, regulation, information and capabilities
Singapore training academy taps Israeli expertise to launch tech education practice
The Boston Business School offers cybersecurity & product management skills  Wawiwa uses methodologies from Israeli army to train soldiers in tech skills
Singapore tech association, SGTech, in pilot for new data trust rating and data protection certification
Accelerate digital transformation, grounded on trust as strategic differentiator Aims to prove such certifications are not beyond reach of small organisations
Singapore's fintech landscape remains resilient: KPMG
Singapore’s Fintech industry has proven resilient with deal numbers for the first half of 2021 (1H 2021) growing highest in three years (year-over-year) since the first half of 2018, according to a new study by KPMG.
Will Malaysia’s single wholesale 5G network gamble pay off?
Malaysia’s use of a single wholesale network for mainstream 5G deployment is unheralded. So what are some of the challenges it will face? Edwin Yapp reports.
The impact of Covid-19 on Singapore’s job landscape
The job landscape in Singapore is facing new challenges and new skills sets are needed to address these challenges, according to LinkedIn Corp.
New Malaysian Hyperscale to Mop Up Singaporean Data Center Spillover
New 100 MW Hyperscale Data Centre planned by G3 Global Bhd Current rise in cloud computing demand affected by Singapore’s moratorium
Social Commerce Platform WeBuy raises US$6 mil Series A for SEA Expansion
US$9mil raised since launch in Aug 2019 to power its group buying model Increase hiring across its 3 markets, improve its data-driven platform, expand footprint
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