Singapore As A Leading International Financial Centre In Asia: Financial Services Industry Transformation Map (ITM) 2025

In 2021, the Finance and Insurance Industry employed about 225,200 thousand people and contributed about 14.6% of Singapore’s nominal Gross National Product (GDP). While this is not a sector that employs the most people nor the highest contributor to GDP, the financial services industry is crucial to Singapore’s aim toContinue Reading

Goya Universe, a Singapore Startup’s Take on the Metaverse and Blockchain Applications for Social Good

Launch of Asia’s first Blockchain-as-a-Service (BAAS) ecosystem for fundraising efforts SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE, September 21, 2022 / — For Immediate Release Blockchain for Good – Goya Universe, a Singapore Startup’s Take on the Metaverse and Blockchain Applications for Social Good ● Web3Re Technologies announces its launch of Asia’s first Blockchain-as-a-ServiceContinue Reading

Leading the conversation: the latest trends in Singapore

With ATS Singapore just two weeks away, we take a look at what’s going on in the city, and the wider APAC region. Read on for expert advice from some of our ATS Singapore speakers, as they discuss first-party data, privacy, and advertising’s ‘moral evolution’. Located in the heart ofContinue Reading

Hong Kong And Singapore To Provide "Bankability, Responsibility, and Interconnectedness" Throughout The Belt & Road Initiative

Regional financial services professionals will need to have Asian and Gulf experience as the age of Western expat dominance declines. Overview by Chris Devonshire-Ellis The Ministerial level, 7th Belt and Road Summit Policy Dialogue is currently underway in Hong Kong, with an emphasis on improving infrastructure and developing a moreContinue Reading

Singapore environment agency inks deals with two carbon offset programmes

Ananda Ram Bhaskar, Deputy CEO and Director-General of Environmental Protection at Singapore’s NEA, signs memorandums with the Gold Standard and Verra carbon offset standard programmes. Image: National Environment Agency via LinkedIn Singapore’s National Environment Agency (NEA) has signed separate memorandums of understanding with two of the world’s biggest international carbonContinue Reading

DBS clinches global accolade for innovation in digital banking

Businesses in Singapore see India as the best bet for return on investments due to its large market and growing middle-income class and there is a recognition that the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) provides an effective bilateral trade framework for the two countries to explore their synergies, according toContinue Reading

Flexibility, work environment and base salary all trend upwards as graduate preferences in Singapore shift due to the pandemic.

Google remains the most ideal employer for young business and IT talent. Engineers still favour A*STAR. SINGAPORE, July 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Universum, a global leader in talent insights, shared the findings from the Singapore portion of its annual global talent survey. Having collected the opinions of over 7,000Continue Reading

Viscom : achieves annual forecast for 2020 in difficult market environment

SUSTAINABILITY REPORT FY2021/22 INTRODUCTION SUSTAINABILITY APPROACH CONNECTING LIVES CONNECTING COMMUNITIES CONNECTING THE FUTURE APPENDIX CONTENTS 01 14 18 93 121 156 Introduction Sustainability Connecting Connecting Connecting Appendix Approach Lives Communities the Future 01 Message from 14 Sustainability 19 Governance 94 Suppliers 122Continue Reading

Advantest and Singapore Polytechnic Jointly Establish New Test Engineering Centre to Boost Capabilities of Integrated Circuit Test Engineers in Southeast Asia

Advantest America, Inc. TOKYO, June 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation announced today that its subsidiary, Advantest (Singapore) Pte Ltd, has entered into a strategic partnership with Singapore Polytechnic (SP) to establish a Test Engineering Centre (TEC) to enhance and upgrade the test developmentContinue Reading