You have searched for "fintech"
Showing 1-10 of 1011
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian business delegation which recently attended the Volga Investment Summit & World Halal Day 2019 in Samara, Russia is expecting over US$100mil worth of investments over the next three to six months.
HO CHI MINH CITY/HONG KONG/SINGAPORE: Just next to Ho Chi Minh City's financial district, two dozen street vendors' stalls display colourful adverts for e-wallets backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus, ride-hailing firm Grab and Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC, among others.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - In Mexico's burgeoning startup scene, publicity is the last thing many entrepreneurs want.
SINGAPORE: Investors poured a record $735 million into financial-technology ventures in Singapore in the first nine months of this year, according to research from Accenture Plc, which analysed data from CB Insights, Pitchbook and Tracxn.
(Reuters) - A number of payment processors and fintech companies that joined Facebook Inc's digital currency project Libra with great fanfare earlier this year, have abandoned the project, dealing a blow to the social media giant's plans.
LONDON (Reuters) - Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency faces a pivotal meeting of backers on Monday, days after the ambitious project to bring digital coins into mainstream commerce suffered a severe setback when major payment firms quit.
KUCHING: More emphasis should be given to developing Sarawak’s rural and agriculture sectors in Budget 2020, says a Dayak NGO.
PETALING JAYA: There’s another push for Malaysia’s digital development with the government dangling a carrot to promote e-wallets.Malaysians aged 18 years and above and earning RM100,000 and below a year will be entitled to a one-off payment of RM30 that can be claimed from Jan 1 to Feb 29 next year.The RM450mil allocation will benefit 15 million Malaysians. To receive the payment, users will need a verified account with selected e-wallet operators.
The Budget with its theme,"Driving growth and equitable outcomes towards shared prosperity," is the second for Pakatan Harapan since the coalition won power.