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Cisco Launches 0% Financing Programme to Support SMEs in Singapore

3-year financing programme for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) on all Cisco products including software, hardware and services0% interest with no upfront costs and fixed monthly payments for purch...

GBG and CredoLab partner to extend digital fraud risk management for Southeast Asia's unbanked, new-to-credit and gig economy workers to onboard and transact easily

Converging the power of mobile credit risk scoring and digital fraud management technology to access Southeast Asia's 400 million unbanked and new-to-credit population SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 16...

Swiss Cordata Association sets up international blockchain laboratory to support the development of cross-chain ecosystems

ZUG, SWITZERLAND - Media OutReach - 10 June 2020 - Recent years have seen countries continuously research and explore new information technologies such as big data, blockchain, and artificial inte...

Fiat Chrysler makes $6.8 billion Italy-backed loan request

SOAVE, Italy (AP) — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has confirmed a request for an Italian state-backed loan to help the automotive sector relaunch from the coronavirus shutdown, a move that set off debate ...

World Bank to lend $50M to help Myanmar fight coronavirus

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — The World Bank said Monday it has approved $50 million in emergency financing to help Myanmar improve its hospital system to deal with the coronavirus outbreak. ...

Central bank optimistic about Taiwan's economic growth despite pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The central bank on Monday (April 20) argued that the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) prediction of Taiwan's 2020 GDP growth is too "pessimistic" and...

Now is the time to raise Taiwan’s international profile: TPOF chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic rages around the world, now is the time for Taiwan to raise its international profile, Taiwan Public Opinion Foundation (TPOF)...

UN chief: World at war with a virus, recession near certain

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Thursday the world “is at war with a virus” and warned that “a global recession — perhaps of record dimensions — is a near certainty....

Taiwan ranks top in Asia for gender equality

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan ranks top in Asia for gender equality according to the latest Gender Inequality Index (GII) published by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). Switzerla...

Outlook gloomy for China's SMEs due to fallout from Wuhan virus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s economy is struggling to get back on track as less than 30 percent of small and medium enterprises (SME) have resumed operations amid the prolonged coronavir...

Wuhan coronavirus must be contained by end of February for corporate survival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Many businesses may go bankrupt if China fails to bring the highly-contagious Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) under control by the end of this month, warned a Chinese politic...

Taiwan SMEs call for revived cross-strait talk after Tsai's re-election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s corporate world on Monday (Jan. 13) urged the Tsai government to put aside its differences with the opposition and resume the long-halted dialogue with Chin...

7 changes to affect foreigners living in Taiwan in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Multiple changes will go into effect in Taiwan in the new year. Here is a list of several that foreigners living in the country should know. Increase of minimum monthly...

Taiwan’s Taoyuan attracts more investment than Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Under a government program to attract more investment, Taoyuan has emerged as the top destination among the country’s six special municipalities, ahead of Kaohsiung ...

Taiwan donates US$550,000 to APEC for regional economic integration

Taiwan on Monday donated US$550,000 to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) to support the forum's initiatives in advancing economic integration and sustainable growth across the region, a...