Singapore

Budget 2024: 3 tax strategies to offset BEPS 2.0 effects

Should the directive be implemented, selected MNEs will be subject to a global minimum tax of 15%.
5 days ago

Budget 2024: 3 tax strategies to offset BEPS 2.0 effects

Should the directive be implemented, selected MNEs will be subject to a global minimum tax of 15%.
5 days ago

Airport co-working centre launched for business travellers

The pay-per-minute space at Changi Airport has close to 50 hot desking stations and nap pods, allowing travellers to ‘check-in’ at work.

LAZADA LAYOFF LAPSE: Should companies notify unions about retrenchments?

The company reportedly let go of nearly 100 employees early January without notifying the allied workers union.

Salary hike to stay flat this 2024 for S’porean workers: Aon

40% of Southeast Asian companies are carefully optimistic about hiring.

Singapore private home prices up 2.7% in Q4

Overall home prices grew by 6.7% in full-year 2023.

Around 4 in 5 SG e-commerce organisations adopt AI

About 38% are still experimenting with AI implementation.

Mobile usage at an all-time-high in 2023

Total hours people spent in mobile-first markets reached 5.1 trillion hours total.

Singapore's economic growth to accelerate in 2024: report

Experts expect the country's economy to grow by 2.7% in real terms next year.

MAS: freeze remittances to China for the next three months

It is effective from 1 January 2024 to 31 March.

How NETS is helping SMEs get the right data to raise their revenue

NETS has a network of about 10 million cards and 130,000 payment touchpoints in Singapore.

Italy brings its strong suits to Singapore’s fintech expo

Italian trade executive says 9 firms at the Singapore Fintech Festival 2023 exemplify the diverse range of products and expertise Italy can bring to the table.

Singapore FinTech Festival 2023 draws record 66,000 participants

Participants came from over 150 countries and regions, from just 115 in 2022.

Time on shopping apps to reach 26.6 billion hours due to holidays

Data.ai’s figures also showed that this is a 6% increase compared to the past quarter.

Aviation industry could reduce 80% carbon emissions if supply met demand

Boeing SE Asia president’s green projection is coupled with hopes to expand its sustainability R&D in Singapore.

Fintech investors nowadays prioritise profitability over valuation

An expert said fintechs must have more than one revenue stream to attract investors amidst economic slump.

HSBC Life (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. recognised for remarkable brand transformation at the Asian Experience Awards

Their strategic brand campaign increases awareness and customer connection in the insurance landscape.

NTT DATA Inc. bags the Digital Experience and Employee Experience of the Year awards

Their initiative to transform using a cloud-first strategy and deliver its employees innovative workspaces makes them one of the stand-out award winners this year.