Visa selects 5 startups across APAC for accelerator program

U.K., April 8 -- Leading digital payments company Visa has selected five startups to be a part of the inaugural Visa Accelerator Program in Asia Pacific. The five startups, which include Brankas, Cur... Read More

Kaspersky sees APAC shift in financial malware threats

U.K., April 7 -- A new report from global cybersecurity leader Kaspersky, entitled Financial Cyberthreats in 2020, fund that while the volume of threats decreased via computers or mobiles, criminals w... Read More

Singapore and Seoul top smart city government rankings

U.K., April 4 -- When it comes to city governments driving smart city development, Singapore and Seoul have emerged top in the rankings. That's according to the Top 50 Smart City Government rankings r... Read More

Salesforce India boosts senior team for next stage of growth

U.K., April 3 -- Salesforce has demonstrated its latest commitment to India, home to the second highest Salesforce workforce outside the US, with two key executive appointments. These two senior hir... Read More

People Moves APAC: Lenovo, Knight Frank, KPMG, Mahindra

U.K., April 2 -- It's been busy week across Asia Pacific with hires spanning industries, from insurance and real estate to technology, consulting and banking, and countries, from India to Singapore to... Read More

APAC risk managers optimistic about 2021 outlook, says GARP

U.K., April 1 -- A report from the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) shows most Asia-Pacific risk managers are optimistic, with COVID-19 and economic uncertainty emphasising the need for... Read More

LexisNexis: Cost of Financial Crime Compliance rises in APAC

U.K., March 31 -- The cost of financial crime compliance has risen significantly according to the 2020 LexisNexis Risk Solutions True Cost of Financial Crime Compliance Study, APAC Edition. The surve... Read More

Pandemic accelerates China's shift to digital healthcare

U.K., March 29 -- China is set to undergo a medical industry transformation over the next decade with an accelerated shift to digital healthcare. That's according to new research from Deloitte China. ... Read More

People Moves APAC: ByteDance, Vymo, Natixis, Cummins India

U.K., March 27 -- In a week where TikTok owner ByteDance hires its first Chief Financial Officer, signalling a possible IPO on the horizon, Business Chief APAC rounds up the key executive moves in the... Read More

India is home to 100 unicorns worth US$240 billion

U.K., March 26 -- India has hit the big 100 in business, boasting 100 unicorns, private companies that are valued at more than US$1 billion, according to Swiss brokerage firm Credit Suisse India. Uni... Read More