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Sea to replace Suntec Reit on MSCI Singapore Index

Straits Times 12 May 2021
SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - Following MSCI's semi-annual index review this month, Singapore-based Sea Ltd is to be included in the MSCI Singapore Index while Suntec Real Estate Investment Trust (Suntec Reit) will be dropped, as of the close of May 27 ... MSCI Singapore Index.

Travel bubble to launch as scheduled, said Edward Yau

Hong Kong Standard 12 May 2021
The travel bubble scheme with Singapore will be launched on May 26 as scheduled amid the rising number of confirmed cases there, according to Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Edward Yau Tang-wah. . Yesterday Singapore reported 25 confirmed ...

Undermining independence of newsroom will impact success of SPH Media Trust: Khaw Boon Wan

Straits Times 12 May 2021
Addressing reporters at a press conference, the former Cabinet minister said the aim of restructuring SPH's media business�is to make sure the company continues to have products which people trust, and that are credible, professional, fact-based and have Singapore's interests at heart.
photo: AP / Matt Rourke
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Google enters global remittance market after tie-up with Western Union and Wise

The National 12 May 2021
Mobile wallet platform Google Pay tied up with money transfer companies Wise and Western Union to allow its US-based users to remit money to India and Singapore, marking the tech company's first foray in the multibillion-dollar global remittance market ... The Washington-based lender ...

Weekly esports guide (10 - 17 May): The International 10 to return in August

Yahoo Daily News 12 May 2021
Bang Bang (MLBB) developer Moonton has once again partnered with ONE Esports, the Singapore-based esports venture of sports media company ONE Championship, to host this year's MLBB Professional League Invitational (MPLI) in the "final quarter of 2021" ... Singapore.

NANOBIOTIX Partners With LianBio to Develop and Commercialize Potential First-in-Class Radioenhancer NBTXR3 Across Tumor Types ...

Enid News & Eagle 12 May 2021
NBTX), a late-stage clinical biotechnology company pioneering physics-based approaches to expand treatment possibilities for patients with cancer, today announced a partnership with LianBio, a biotechnology company dedicated to bringing paradigm-shifting medicines to patients in ...

NetLink's FY profit jumps 21% on higher EBITDA, lower finance costs

Telecom Paper 12 May 2021
Singapore-based NetLink NBN Management saw its profit increase by 21.4 percent year-on-year ...

Iron-ore’s ‘ridiculous’ prices to stay as fear grips commodities

Mining Weekly 12 May 2021
That won’t halt further gains, according to Andrew Glass, Singapore-based founder of Avatar Commodities. .

Local micro lenders likely to outpace Asian peers in CY21

The Economic Times 12 May 2021
India’s micro finance institutions are expected to expand their loans by 18-38 percent by this year’s end, show an estimate by Singapore-based Robocash, a global fintech group of companies focused on providing alternative lending services ... .

‘Hope he spat in your food’: Viewers upset after TikToker challenges food deliverer to bring ...

The Daily Dot 12 May 2021
A popular TikTok user is facing backlash online after filming herself bribing a food delivery driver to show up at her home quicker. In the video, Erica Chan, a Singapore-based TikToker with over 94,000 followers, promised to give the driver candy if he arrived before the time mentioned on the delivery app ... "He is fucking running. Look at this dude ... .

The Number of Bitcoin Whales Is At a Yearly Low, Here’s Why

CryptoPotato 12 May 2021
Apparently Bitcoin whales are not as loyal to their tokens as they are to the dollar value they represent ... Bitcoin whales over time. Image. Glassnode Why Are Bitcoin Whales Dumping Their Coins? ... Bitcoin dominance in 2021 ... Pankaj Balani, co-founder and CEO of the Singapore-based Delta Exchange maintained this thesis in a brief statement to Coindesk ... ....

I'm a Professional Hand Model – This Is The Best Hand Cream Ever

The Daily Beast 12 May 2021
I'm an agency represented hand model and have booked gigs with McDonald's, Celestial Seasonings, Ziploc, and Country Time Lemonade ... Shop atRE.ERTH$. This Singapore-based skin care brand launched their hand treatment in February, inspired by the frequent hand washing and sanitizing during the pandemic that dried out everyone's skin ... .

SoftBank Reports Japanese Record Of $45 Bn Annual Net Profit

Barrons 12 May 2021
"However, there is no guarantee that the current positive impact will be sustained in light of uncertainties associated with the pandemic." ... SoftBank has invested heavily in ride-hailing platforms worldwide in recent years, from California-based Uber to Didi Chuxing in China, Singapore's Grab and India's Ola ... This story was produced by AFP ... From. To ... .

FE Credit - Leading Consumer Finance Company in Vietnam - Launches Fintech Accelerator Program 'FE XCELERATE 2021'

Yahoo Daily News 12 May 2021
Carrying forward the spirit and success of FE XCELERATE 2019, we're proud to launch FE XCELERATE2021 - the topline fintech accelerator program series of the region.' With the partnership of Expara – the Singapore-based early-stage venture capital firm, the 2021 edition ...