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DBS PayLah! Users Can Now Scan UnionPay QR Codes to Pay in 45 Countries

DBS PayLah! users can now make payments to retailers in 45 countries using UnionPay’s QR Code payment option. DBS is the first Singapore bank to enable this service. The service is the result of a collaboration between DBS, UnionPay International

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DBS LiveBetter Now Allows Users to Track and Offset Their Carbon Footprint

Track Better and Offset Better are the two features most recently rolled out on LiveBetter, a one-stop digital platform on the DBS digibank app that seeks to educate and empower users to make sustainable lifestyle choices and live more consciously.

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DBS Completes First Live Transaction on Digital Data Exchange SGTraDex

DBS has completed its first live transaction on the Singapore Trade Data Exchange (SGTraDex), a digital data exchange that facilitates trusted and secure sharing of data between supply chain ecosystem partners. The transaction was done by way of an electronic

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Manulife and DBS Launch Insurance Starter Plan ‘ProtectFirst’ for Young Singaporeans

Manulife Singapore and DBS Bank announced the launch of their co-developed insurance starter plan, ProtectFirst, designed to help young Singaporeans kickstart their protection journey affordably at a lower premium. Customers can assess their protection gaps via the bank’s digital AI-powered

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DBS Sets up a Board Sustainability Committee to Oversee ESG Matters

DBS announced that it has established a Board Sustainability Committee (BSC) to provide added governance and oversight of material environmental, social and governance (ESG) matters. The bank said in a statement that the move is the first of its kind

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DBS Rolls Out BNPL Payments for Credit Card Users With Mastercard and Pine Labs

Mastercard, DBS Bank and Pine Labs have partnered to launch ‘Mastercard Installments with Pine Labs”, enabling DBS/POSB credit cardholders to access Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) offers at checkout across a variety of merchants. DBS is the first regional issuer

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DBS Pledges Additional SGD 100 Million to Fund Social Enterprises

DBS announced that it is committing an additional SGD 100 million to the DBS Foundation which will expand its efforts in helping social enterprises and businesses-for-impact to grow. The funds will enable these startups to grow from the ideation stage

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DBS Digital Exchange Surpasses SGD 1 Billion in Trading Value in the First Year

The DBS Digital Exchange (DDEx) announced that it has recorded over SGD 1.1 billion in trading value in the first full year of operations. The digital assets exchange said that its momentum picked up significantly after the DDEx went operational

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MAS Orders DBS to Set Aside S$930 Million in Capital Following Major Service Disruption

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has imposed an additional capital requirement on DBS Bank following the disruption of its digital banking services for 2 days. DBS identified a problem with its access control servers which caused the disruption from

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DBS Names Helge Muenkel as Its New Chief Sustainability Officer

DBS Bank has announced the appointment of Helge Muenkel as its new Chief Sustainability Officer with effect from today. He will be succeeding Mikkel Larsen who transitioned into his role as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Climate Impact X (CIX),

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