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Technology is an enabler that will increase the effectiveness and value-add of finance functions. Within the next three to five years, more than half of the job roles in the finance function of companies in Singapore will  be moderately changed by the adoption of technologies like robotic process automation, artificial intelligence (AI), advanced analytics/big data …

The Ministry of Finance (MOF), the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS), Enterprise Singapore (ESG), and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced today a package of measures to support landlords that may face cash flow constraints as a result of providing relief to tenants as proposed under the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Amendment) Bill (“COVID-19 …

Singapore Exchange Regulation (“SGX RegCo”), in consultation with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”), will introduce measures to support issuers amid the challenging business and economic climate due to COVID-19, including enabling the acceleration of fund-raising efforts. Suspension of Entry into the Financial Watch-List COVID-19 has caused a drastic global deterioration in business conditions for …

The realisation that life is going to change for a good while is starting to take hold. To flatten the curve of the COVID-19 outbreak, radical measures of social distancing are currently being rolled out in an increasing number of countries. People are being urged – or instructed – to isolate themselves at home. In …

Companies can tap on a suite of infocomm technology (ICT) solutions to address business continuity challenges arising from COVID-19, such as workplace separation, visitor management, temperature recording, and contact tracing. This suite of solutions was jointly curated by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (“IMDA”) and SGTech, the industry association for the tech sector. The solutions …

Retail, food & beverage (F&B) and service concessionaires at Changi Airport will receive rental assistance under the Singapore Budget 2020 Stabilisation and Support Package (SSP) for the aviation sector. The assistance aims to help concessionaires tide over the challenging retail climate due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) outbreak, which has adversely affected air passenger …

More than 100 Little India merchants, across retail, F&B and services, have adopted digital solutions to improve their competiveness in the Digital Economy. The solutions were introduced as part of Little India’s precinct transformation journey launched in February by Minister for Communications and Information Mr S. Iswaran. The project, led by SME [email protected] India, Singapore …

The World Bank recently released Doing Business 2019, a flagship report which compares business regulation among domestic firms across 190 economies. The following are the 10 best and worst economies when it comes to ease of doing business. Top 10 Economies 1 New Zealand 2 Singapore 3 Denmark 4 Hong Kong 5 South Korea 6 …

In a 2019 study of companies around the world that have made the most successful strategic transformations in the last decade, DBS Bank ranks among the top 10, according to Harvard Business Review. In this achievement, DBS joins the likes of Netflix, Amazon, Microsoft, Tencent and Alibaba, who were similarly recognised. The study – “The Transformation …