artificial intelligence


Eye on the future of business

Phase 2 of the “circuit breaker” was a welcomed relief for many businesses.

Disruption and Digitalisation develops chatbot for CIMB to assist business owners seeking financial relief

SINGAPORE (May 19): Local AI developer today announced that it has developed a chatbot for CIMB Bank, Singapore Branch.

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NEC has wide portfolio of products to help banks transcend limitations

SINGAPORE (Nov 25): With the adoption of technology, banking has evolved from physical branches with human tellers to automated teller machines to online platforms where transactions are carried ou

Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

Grab will invest US$150 million in AI to build regional super app

SINGAPORE (Sept 5): Southeast Asian ride-hailing startup Grab Holdings Inc intends to invest US$150 million ($207.5 million) into artificial intelligence research over the next year, accelerating i


Debate between Tesla's Musk and Alibaba's Ma leaves audience awestruck

SINGAPORE (Sept 2): Elon Musk and Jack Ma matched wits publicly for the first time. And boy, they did not disappoint.


The one job in banking the robots cannot take

SINGAPORE (Sept 2): When HSBC Holdings thwarted a US$500 million ($694 million) central-bank heist, sophisticated computer software did not raise the alarm.

Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

Alibaba and NTU launch first joint research institute outside of China, plans a DAMO lab in Singapore

SINGAPORE (Feb 28): Alibaba Group is teaming up with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) to launch its first joint research institute outside of China.

Rise of robots could double Singapore's growth rate

SINGAPORE (July 25): The rise of the machines is coming.

Global Economy

Two of Wall Street's biggest names are sounding the alarm on the US economy

BOSTON (April 7): Two of Wall Street’s most influential CEOs -- Larry Fink and Jamie Dimon -- are raising warning flags over the nation’s economy.

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