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A Look At The Asians Leading E-Payment Platforms

Southeast Asia continues to be a largely cash-in-hand economy, with 264 million unbanked adults across the region, concentrated largely in developing countries, such as Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines. Given the region’s huge potential for growth in financial inclusion and

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Cyber Security Issues – Asia Is The Most Vulnerable To Cyber Attacks

“Cyber Five” – consisting of Singapore, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, and South Korea – is judged to be nine times more vulnerable to cyber attacks relative to their larger Asian counterparts China and India. Among the Cyber Five, South Korea topped the list

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Sophisticated Cyber Threats and Security Solutions Worldwide

The digital world is quickly infiltrating all aspects of our everyday lives, creating new technological threats that demand yet to be developed security solutions. The Internet of Things, vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication, medical devices, the smart home and wearable computing are

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27 Most Valued World Fintech Unicorns, 8 From China

Business Insider Singapore, CBInsights, Funderbeam, and Crunchbase together have created the world’s fintech unicorns – fintech start-ups valued at over $1 billion.   Fintech Unicorns Worth $1 billion 27. Rong360, Chinese Financial Comparison Site Value: $1 billion | Raised: $258 million Founded: 2011 |  |

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The IoT Show Asia – Asia’s Largest Emerging Technology Showcase

Organised by Terrapinn, The IoT Show Asia 2016 will look at new business possibilities and deployment challenges of IoT in new industrial age. Over the recent years, there has been much hype about the benefits and possibilities of the Internet of Things,

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The Commercial UAV Show Asia: Is Asia Ready for Commercial Drones to Take Flight?

With their increasing popularity and affordability in civil industries, UAVs or drones are increasingly taking off for commercial missions. How can businesses effectively adopt these unmanned aerial vehicles to save money, time and lives? What will be the best way

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MAS Proposes New Rulings, Launches Fintech Innovation Lab to Boost Financial Innovation

Singapore’s central bank and financial regulator, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), has made several announcements this week, launching a set of new initiatives intended to bolster financial innovation and support its ambition as becoming a fintech leader.   “An electronic

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Leader in Global Fintech Investments: China

Asia-Pacific nearly doubles 2015 fintech financing in first half of 2016 reaching almost $10 billion; growth driven by China Investments in Asia-Pacific financial technology (fintech) ventures, primarily in China, reached $9.62 billion as of July 31, more than twice the

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MAS Proposes New Regulatory Framework and Governance Model for Payments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) released a consultation paper on proposed changes to the payments regulatory framework and establishment of a National Payments Council. Proposed Activity-Based Payments Framework Singapore’s payment regulations currently cut across two pieces of legislation: the

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ADYEN Expands Its Presence In APAC: New Singapore Office and The Partnership with Grab

New Office in Singapore Adyen today announced its continued commitment to businesses in the region with the expansion and move to a new Singapore office. The office in Singapore will provide modern end-to-end payment infrastructure for global companies including Southeast

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