• UOB Malaysia launches a mobile app UOB GetBanker

    By Prosyscom
    In March 22, 2019
    UNITED Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd (UOB Malaysia) on March 21 announced the launch of UOB GetBanker, a mobile app that swiftly and securely matches prospective property buyers with the bank’s team of mortgage specialists. UOB GetBanker, which digitalises the property buying process, affirms the bank’s commitment to harness technology...
  • Fast growing e-commerce driving demand for industrial properties

    By Prosyscom
    In March 21, 2019
    THOUGH domestic and international issues have dimmed the outlook for the country’s economy, the demand for industrial properties, particularly mega distribution centres, inner-city distribution centres and purpose-built, industry-focused facilities, is expected to remain strong this year. Malaysia’s gross domestic product grew 4.7% last year, a marked drop from 5.9%...
  • Qatar hosts global launch of world’s 1st Islamic digital e-token ‘iDinar’

    By Prosyscom
    In March 20, 2019
    Qatar hosted the global launch of ‘iDinar,’ the world’s first Islamic digital e-token platform, on the sidelines of the ‘5th Doha Islamic Finance Conference’ held in Doha yesterday. The iDinar platform is a blockchain based e-token, in which its initial value of one dinar e-token is backed by 1gm...
  • AnyMind Group closes Series B funding at a total of US$21M

    By Prosyscom
    In March 20, 2019
    Singapore-based AnyMind Group, an AI-based adtech and marketing tech, has announced it has closed its Series B Plus fundraising round. It raised an additional US$8 million from Thai VGI Global Media Plc (VGI) and Japanese financial service company Tokyo Century Corporation. The total funding raised by the company is...
  • Singapore payments startup InstaReM closes Series C

    By Prosyscom
    In March 20, 2019
    InstaReM, a Singaporean cross-border payments company, has officially closed its Series C funding round at US$41 million. In the announcement, the company said it plans to IPO in 2021. The company has been raising the funding round for awhile, having announced its first US$25 million close in November, 2018....
  • The Philippines rejects Go-Jek’s appeal for ride-hailing licence

    By Prosyscom
    In March 20, 2019
    The Philippines’ Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) announced on Tuesday that it has rejected the appeal of Indonesian ride-hailing giant Go-Jek to launch a ride-hailing service in the country through its subsidiary Velox Technology. Board chairman Martin Delara told Reuters that the accreditation committee has denied Velox...
  • Malaysia will return as Asian tiger in 3 years

    By Prosyscom
    In March 20, 2019
    KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will return to its Asian tiger status in three years, Malaysian Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said on Tuesday (Mar 19). He said the 48 per cent jump in foreign direct investments to RM80.5 billion (US$19.7 billion) in 2018, compared with RM54.4 billion in 2017, reflected investor confidence in Malaysia’s...
  • 5 Best Methods To Free Up RAM On Android 2019

    By Prosyscom
    In March 19, 2019
    We deal with lots of RAM problem with our Android smartphone which we usually neglect. Issues like Gmail app taking much longer to load emails, app crashing, game lagging, etc. are now considered as ‘Normal’ for Android smartphones. However, these little things can make us think about replacing our...
  • Why China’s e-commerce giants are expanding to small cities

    By Prosyscom
    In March 19, 2019
    CHINESE e-commerce players are setting their sights at China’s smaller cities to spur consumption, following the recent economic slowdown. For example, Shanghai-based Pinduoduo recently stated that most of its customers are from lower-tier cities. According to a media report, Pinduoduo’s country VP of finance Xu Tian said, its customers...
  • EY to launch startup incubator EY Foundry in Singapore

    By Prosyscom
    In March 18, 2019
    Professional services organization Ernst & Young now welcomes applicants into its incubator program for early stage startups in the accounting, tax, fintech, legal tech, and regulatory tech space in Singapore. The invitation is extended from now till 26 April 2019 here (www.ey.com/eyfoundr) for Singapore-based startups in the mentioned areas....
  • Regulatory tech company Tookitaki raises US$7.5M

    By Prosyscom
    In March 18, 2019
    Singapore-based Tookitaki, a regulatory tech company that aims to enable financial institutions (FIs) to develop sustainable compliance programmes, today announced that it has raised a US$7.5 million in Series A funding round. The funding round was co-led by Illuminate Financial, a London-based early stage enterprise fintech investor, and Jungle...
  • Why influencer marketing is a $9b industry in China

    By Prosyscom
    In March 18, 2019
    INFLUENCER marketing has taken the world by storm in recent times and brands realize the power of engaging with customers through influencers as part of their digital marketing campaigns. Generally, influencers are people who shot to fame one way or another, allowing them to amass a substantial number of...