Singapore's top 10 favourite brands this year

SINGAPORE (Oct 24): According to the latest brand survey from Superbrands conducted by BDRC Asia in September, Milo has been ranked as Singaporean consumers’ most favourite brand.

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Cash is no longer king, at least among Singaporeans

SINGAPORE (May 16): Cash is fast becoming a thing of the past for Singaporeans, according to a recent Visa study.

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Every tech billionaire in India takes hit from Trump visa reform

BANGALORE (April 12): It’s hard to overstate the importance of the technology industry to India.

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Global Economy

Rich Chinese race to apply for a US golden visa

HONG KONG/SHANGHAI (March 27): As members of Congress in Washington debate raising the minimum required to obtain a US immigrant investor visa from US$500,000 ($0.7 million) to US$1.35 million, con

Global Markets

Visa's profit, revenue tops estimates on payment volume growth

BENGALURU (Feb 3): Visa Inc, the world's largest payments network operator, reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue as more people made payments using its network.

China families will be world's top travel spenders by 2025, where does Singapore stand?

SINGAPORE (Oct 5): Singapore households are expected to double their overseas travel spending to almost US$45 billion ($62 billion) by 2025, placing the country in seventh place globally according


Singapore first in Asia to experience Android Pay

SINGAPORE (June 28): Google’s Android Pay has launched today in Singapore, marking it as the mobile payment service’s first launch country in Asia and the third location worldwide after the US and

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Apple Pay makes big splash in Singapore, but analysts say too early to call success

SINGAPORE (May 25): Apple Pay has taken one big step forward in Singapore when all three local banks plus Standard Chartered announced on Wednesday they are making available the mobile payment syst