Data Analytics

Labour market

Data talent crunch

Forget investment banking. ‘Data scientist’ is the new hot job, and you will be vying with a lot fewer people for a position... for now. 

Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

Local family businesses ready to embrace next-gen technologies, but less confident in talent: SAP

SINGAPORE (Feb 28): Local family businesses are most confident in utilising data analytics to drive their business success, as they prepare to put aside their traditional business models to meet fu

Labour market

Hiring frenzy in Singapore to continue in 2019 with a focus on tech & soft skills: Morgan McKinley

SINGAPORE (Jan 30): With stricter rules in place for hiring foreign talent, employers in the sales, banking, IT, marketing, project & change management industries will maintain their upward loc

Careers & Training

Organisations not prepared for the future of work: PwC

SINGAPORE (Nov 13): Although capabilities are important in the success of businesses, many fail to recognise the actions needed to be taken today to stay relevant in the future, according to findin

Careers & Training

IBM partners IMDA to roll out 'New Collar Apprenticeship' initiative after layoffs in Singapore

SINGAPORE (Aug 16): International Business Machines (IBM) is joining the Infocomm Media Development Authority’s (IMDA) Company-Led Training programme under its TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA) initiat

Management & Corporate Governance

MAS to bank on tech, collaboration to fight money laundering and terrorism financing

SINGAPORE (July 18): The fight against money laundering and terrorism financing will continue to be a priority for Singapore as an international financial centre and trading hub, according to the M

Broker's Calls

The force is strong with Y Ventures

SINGAPORE (June 28): CGS-CIMB Securities is maintaining its “add” call on data analytics-driven e-commerce firm Y Ventures Group, with a target price of 62 cents.

Fintech

MAS and financial industry to develop guidance on responsible use of data analytics

SINGAPORE (Apr 2): The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is working with key stakeholders in the financial industry to develop a guide to promote the responsible and ethical use of artificial i

Tech

UOB's new credit underwriting engine cuts processing time and default rate by more than half

SINGAPORE (Mar 23): United Overseas Bank (UOB) has created a data analytics-powered credit underwriting engine that will improve credit underwriting for small businesses across Southeast Asia.

Fintech

Southeast Asia fintechs upbeat on growth prospects amid funding worries

SINGAPORE (Mar 14): Financial technology (fintech) firms headquartered in Southeast Asia are optimistic on their prospects of revenue growth, expansion and their ability to take on the internationa

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