cross-border trade

UOB aims to boost bilateral cooperation between Singapore and China with new partnership

SINGAPORE (Nov 20): United Overseas Bank (UOB) is partnering Suzhou Industrial Park Administrative Committee (SIPAC), which governs and administers China’s Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP), to facilitate the expansion of companies through cross-border trade and investment.

The bank signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with SIPAC at the 12th Meeting of the Singapore-Jiangsu Cooperation Council today.

Peter Foo, president and CEO of UOB (China) (front row, second from left), at the MoU signing ceremony

Singapore SMEs are region's top exporters thanks to its 'thriving digital economy', finds study

SINGAPORE (Aug 1): Singapore’s small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are playing a leading role in driving export in Asia Pacific, according to the latest study commissioned by FedEx Express.

Titled Global is the New Local: The Changing International Trade Patterns of Small Businesses in Asia Pacific, the independent research was conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of the express transportation company to offer insights into import and export opportunities as well as challenges faced by SMEs.

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