Asia Financial Services News

Asia Financial Services News

  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 April 2023
A collaboration between Mastercard, the DNKI and Mercy Corps Indonesia launched to support small businesses navigate the digital economy.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 April 2023
The MAS and Singaporean Government signalled the success of the CCI in enhancing financial connectivity across the region.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 April 2023
The MAS and the People’s Bank of China (PBC) have jointly launched the China-Singapore Green Finance Taskforce (GFTF).
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 April 2023
GlobalData found consumers in Hong Kong are using payment methods other than traditional cards or bank transfers to make purchases online.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 26 April 2023
GlobalData found mobile wallets will surpass other payment methods as the preferred way to pay in Hong Kong and reach $30 billion by 2027.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
8VI announced it has received the necessary regulatory approvals to commence financial advisory businesses in Singapore and Malaysia.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
Australian stablecoin wallet, Stables, launched an Asia Pacific-first digital wallet integration solution after partnering with Mastercard.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
AWS announced the launch of an Infrastructure Region in Malaysia and a $6 billion injection by 2037, responding to demand for cloud services.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
GlobalData revealed post-pandemic consumer spending has driven Singapore's payment card market’s growth forecast up by 12.8 per cent.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
The BIS Innovation Hub Singapore Centre has developed a cross-border payments project that successfully completed its first test connection.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
Mastercard and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia have partnered to construct a Cyber Innovation Hub to strengthen the country’s cyber resilience.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
Over 30 million MoMo customers in Vietnam are now able to receive Western Union money transfers through the MoMo app.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
MAS released its consultation response on establishing a regulatory framework to share financial information and prevent terrorism financing.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 29 March 2023
Mastercard has entered into a strategic partnership with fraud protection platform, Vesta, to boost risk and fraud management solutions.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 1 March 2023
Fintech startups based in the APAC region have experienced a decline in VC funding across all stages, contributing to an overall YoY fall.
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