Finance, Robbery, Digital Payments

Finance, Robbery

Commentary: Don't carry your bank cards with your mobile phone

Commentary: Don't carry your bank cards with your mobile phone

18/2/2019 2:01:00 AM

Commentary: Don't carry your bank cards with your mobile phone

A near-miss with a robber prompts Financial Times' Claer Barrett to rethink the way she manages her finances, cards and accounts.

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S'pore-HK air travel bubble starts May 26, 2 daily flights capped at 200 passengers each for first 2 weeks

Commentary: When companies pledge jobs in return for govt grants but don't deliverWill New York hold Amazon accountable if it doesn’t live up to its commitments to create 25,000 jobs?

Commentary: Bike-sharing e-wallets, peer-to-peer lending and the astronomical rise of shadow bankingHave regulations caught up with the surge in digital payment services that mirror banking functions?

Exclusive: International development banks criticize Romania over bank tax plansTwo major international development banks, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the International Finance Corporation, have ...

Commentary: A vanishing century-old tea house in Hong Kong, as heritage gives way to wealthThe tea house is set to close in end February, because the landlord has refused to renew its lease, in a district that increasingly caters to the ...

Commentary: Shady tactics in influencer campaigns make social media the new frontier for stubbing out smokingThe use of global social media campaigns by multinational tobacco companies to glamourise smoking is what authorities ought to focus on next in ...

Commentary: Budget 2019 — a chance to send a message to young Singaporeans

Commentary: Why Digital Defence matters as a new pillar of Total DefenceSINGAPORE - Most who go through the education system here would be familiar with the concept of Total Defence.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Commentary: Low self-esteem, depression and frequent flare-ups plague growing numbers of eczema sufferersAs a society, we must overcome the shameful stigma that those who suffer from eczema bear, says dermatologist Dr Joyce Lim.

Commentary: Are we ready for the next major financial crisis?We live in abnormal times judging by the risks in the growing financial system, says Harvard University’s Kenneth Rogoff.

Commentary: The myth about 'beer before wine'Researchers at the University of Cambridge take a look into one conventional wisdom - if beer before wine really helps with the unpleasant ...