A NEW Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) rolled out at United Overseas Bank (UOB) is a good signal that the financial services sector is serious about upgrading staff skills in the face of...

A NEW Professional Conversion Programme rolled out at United Overseas Bank (UOB) on Monday is a good signal that the financial services sector is serious about upgrading staff skills in the face of...

SINGAPORE and Abu Dhabi are joining hands to strengthen the supervision of cross-border operations of banking institutions, regulators from both countries said on Thursday.

[BEIJING] A Chinese menswear firm and a leading maker of POS terminals said late on Wednesday they had given up plans to set up micro-loan units, one day after policymakers took steps to tighten...

THE consumer and small and medium enterprise (SME) banking business in Singapore and Hong Kong is DBS Group's "jewel in the crown" that could contribute half of the bank's income...

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ASIA has achieved remarkable growth and prosperity over the past decades. It is not without costs though. Part of the region's rapid expansion happened at the expense of its environment and...

IT started out as a side project for a group of enthusiasts who wanted to try their hands at building an app, but a mere five years on, the group operations and technology division at OCBC Bank has...

UNITED Overseas Bank turned in a record quarter for the three months ended Sept 30, even as its oil and gas loan book continued to come under pressure.

[ZURICH] UBS, the world's biggest private bank, on Friday posted a 14 per cent year-on-year jump in third-quarter net profit but kept a cautious outlook for the rest of 2017 due to political and...

THE Tokyo stock market might be riding two-decade highs, but a growing number of Japanese are choosing to stash their cash in the humble home safe, wary of negative interest rates in the bank and out...