BANKS might soon be the next taxis. Grab's new fintech platform Grab Financial - which it launched on Tuesday - will impact and may one day disrupt the banking sector much like its ridehailing...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

THAT Singapore could soon impose regulations on private-hire car services Uber and Grab may seem like a clamp down on disruptors. Both of which have transformed the transport industry here in the...

JAPAN'S financial supervisor is laying the groundwork for a regulatory overhaul that could lead to a shake-up in the nation's US$10 trillion banking industry. ...

[SINGAPORE] After a six-hour outage on Thursday, access to national authentication systems SingPass and CorpPass slowed to a crawl again for about four hours on Friday, disrupting hundreds of...

ARE VENTURE capital funds and commercial real estate companies jumping onto the property technology (proptech) bandwagon without real conviction about its benefits?

EDITORIAL

AS Singapore prepares to enter 2018, one common theme that will spill over to the new year is the increasing pace of technological change, and its far-reaching effect on the enterprise landscape in...

IN 2017, the buzz word "disruption" continued to dominate the headlines. People debated the merits of transportation-sharing services and driverless cars, the viability of new payment...

[LONDON] The heaviest snowfall to hit Britain in four years caused widespread disruption on Sunday, with roads becoming hazardous and flights grounded following runway closures.

THE airport on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali reopened on Wednesday as wind blew away ash spewed out by a volcano, giving airlines a window to get tourists out while authorities stepped up...

EDITORIAL

NEW technological breakthroughs are creating massive disruptions across industries and generating buzz around artificial intelligence (AI), the Internet of things (IoT), autonomous vehicles and other...