Startups, Entrepreneurs, Digital economy

Grab vanquishes Uber with local strategy, billions from SoftBank

SINGAPORE (Mar 27): As Uber Technologies Inc. looked to conquer ride-sharing around the world, Grab was focused on serving the 620 million people that share its home in Southeast Asia.

Aviation & Engineering

SIA's KrisFlyer programme to launch blockchain-based digital wallet app

SINGAPORE (Feb 5): KrisFlyer, the frequent-flyer programme of Singapore Airlines (SIA), is launching a blockchain-based airline loyalty digital wallet capability via a new KrisFlyer digital wallet

Startups, Entrepreneurs, Digital economy

Singapore Airlines, Grab in partnership for bookings and reward points conversion

SINGAPORE (Oct 3): Singapore Airlines (SIA) has joined hands with private hire car service operator Grab as competition heats up in the transport space.