SMALL and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are important to the economy. In Singapore, SMEs account for 69 per cent of employment and 49 per cent of the economy.

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SUSTAINABLE financing is no longer just the latest catch phrase in banking. The practice has grown significantly in recent years, but still, more needs to be done to cut global carbon emissions....

[HONG KONG/LONDON] HSBC Holdings Plc on Monday posted an 18 per cent drop in quarterly pre-tax profit, missing analyst forecasts, and said it would no longer be able to meet its 2020 return-on-...

[HONG KONG] There comes a time when technology companies should let go of the past. Alibaba is having trouble doing so, based on some of the retro valuation methodology chief financial officer...

[LONDON] Britain has kicked off a review of how regulation of finance could be improved after Brexit, saying it would not tweak the existing set-up of watchdogs introduced in the aftermath of the...

CHIEF financial officers (CFOs) and their finance teams need to understand how to anticipate and respond to artificial intelligence (AI), as it will be a key frontier technology to grow Singapore'...

Both France and Singapore are mature economies, enjoying a high per capita income but reaching the limits of growth through increases in factor inputs.

A SURVEY of C-suite executives and financial professionals in Singapore has found more than seven in 10 respondents believe that their organisation has made significant business decisions based on...

JAPANESE Finance Minister Taro Aso on Thursday urged the Group of 20 major economies to renew their commitment to cooperation in the face of rising protectionism.

THE Ministry of Finance and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) assumed the ASEAN Finance Chairmanship in 2018. Under the theme of "Resilience and Innovation", both organisations...