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The Register
Singapore court awards $2.9m over bad job referencedefamation, malicious falsehood and negligence against AXA over references give
The Register / Posted an hour ago
defamation, malicious falsehood and negligence against AXA over references given to Prudential, to Tokio Marine and to the Monetary Authority of Singapore. Ramesh had been employed by AXA from 2005 to 2011, leading a group of advisers. Apart from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former OCBC Securities representative issued prohibition ordersSINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued two prohibition
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
SINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued two prohibition orders against former OCBC Securities representative Prem Hirubalan. Mr Hirubalan was convicted in June last year for conducting unauthorised share trades in the... Read more
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Gulf News
Singapore court awards man $3m after bad reference denies him new jobreference check for Krishnan to Prudential Assurance Company Singapore, with wh
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
reference check for Krishnan to Prudential Assurance Company Singapore, with whom Krishnan was seeking employment, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), which regulates the insurance industry.The Court of Appeal last year deemed the... Read more
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asianage
origin man gets 4 mn Singapore dollars in defamation suit against ex-employerare fit and proper and meet the competency, financial soundness and integrity s
asianage / Posted yesterday
are fit and proper and meet the competency, financial soundness and integrity standards required by us and the MAS (Monetary Authority of Singapore)," the spokesman was quoted as saying. Ramesh said: "People must know that justice is... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
origin man gets $2.9 mn from ex-employer in Singapore as compensationare fit and proper and meet the competency, financial soundness and integrity s
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
are fit and proper and meet the competency, financial soundness and integrity standards required by us and the MAS (Monetary Authority of Singapore),” the spokesman was quoted as saying. Ramesh said: “People must know that justice is... Read more
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The Star
Man awarded RM12.6mil after bad reference cost him new jobare fit and proper and meet the competency, financial soundness and integrity s
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
are fit and proper and meet the competency, financial soundness and integrity standards required by us and the MAS (Monetary Authority of Singapore)." Ramesh said: "People must know that justice is served. Somebody must go out there and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Singapore's economy healthier than expected in Q2despite stronger economic growth, a situation that is vexing central bankers ar
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
despite stronger economic growth, a situation that is vexing central bankers around the world. Most economists expect the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to keep its policy settings unchanged at its next policy decision due in October. "I... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Better GDP growth for Singapore in 2017, but watch out for laggards“Unfortunately, the labour market will likely remain weak.” And without a conv
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
“Unfortunately, the labour market will likely remain weak.” And without a convincing recovery in the jobs market, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will likely keep its policy settings unchanged at its upcoming policy decision in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia’s central bank criticises SGX’s trading of ringgit futuresproducts are “tools to limit the impact of forex volatility and to manage risk”
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
products are “tools to limit the impact of forex volatility and to manage risk”. The website also said that SGX is “not authorised to list the trading of any contract without the prior approval of the Monetary Authority of Singapore”.Source: C... Read more
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The Star
MAS, CAD warn about investment schemes based on digital coins and tokensinto an investment based on digital coins or tokens should think again. The Co
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
into an investment based on digital coins or tokens should think again. The Commercial Affairs Department (CAD) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) have jointly issued a consumer advisory against the potential risks of digital tokens... Read more
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The Star
Fund-raising disrupterregulators in both the markets regarding ICOs. Essentially, the US Securities a
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
regulators in both the markets regarding ICOs. Essentially, the US Securities and Exchange Commission and subsequently the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) have suggested if an ICO is deemed to be a securities offering, it would be regulated.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Too strong, too fast: Singapore dollar strength may not last, say analystsregional peers, such as the Malaysian ringgit and the Chinese yuan, also played
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
regional peers, such as the Malaysian ringgit and the Chinese yuan, also played a part. "I don't think the MAS (Monetary Authority of Singapore) will be concerned about the S$NEER being 1 per cent above the midpoint of its policy band,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MAS eyes increase in insurance coverage for depositsSINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Friday (Aug 4) asked in
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Friday (Aug 4) asked interested parties to give their views on its proposal to enhance the Deposit Insurance scheme, including increasing the deposit insurance coverage of Singapore dollar... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia needs to close natural catastrophe protection gap: MAS' Ravi Menonset back by the economic and social disruptions that natural disasters bring, s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
set back by the economic and social disruptions that natural disasters bring, said Mr Ravi Menon, managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), on Thursday (Aug 3). "We must put in place mechanisms for the effective assessment,... Read more
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New Kerala
30pc of banking jobs threatened by AI and Blockchain - newkerala news #259531expert perspectives from banking and technology guest speakers such as Sopnendu
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
expert perspectives from banking and technology guest speakers such as Sopnendu Mohanty, Chief Fintech Officer at the Monetary Authority of Singapore, and Anne Boden, CEO at Starling Bank. The programme will begin on 9th October, 2017, and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Homegrown P2P start-up offers unemployment insurancehe added. PLAIN VANILLA P2P PLATFORMS NOT REGULATED: MAS As stated on its web
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
he added. PLAIN VANILLA P2P PLATFORMS NOT REGULATED: MAS As stated on its website, Bandboo is not regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). Responding to queries, a MAS spokesperson said the P2P start-up is not subject to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Inflation down to 0.5% in June on a steep fall in housing maintenance and repairs inflationthe prior month, due to sharply lower housing maintenance and repairs inflation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
the prior month, due to sharply lower housing maintenance and repairs inflation, the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Monetary Authority of Singapore said on Monday (Jul 24). Their statement specifically pointed to the timing effect of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mobile payments: Is Singapore behind the curve?options such as cash, NETS and credit cards. According to a Singapore Payments
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
options such as cash, NETS and credit cards. According to a Singapore Payments Roadmap report commissioned by the Monetary Authority of Singapore in 2016 - and conducted by auditing firm KPMG - Singapore demonstrates technological... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
11 critical information infrastructure sectors tested for first time in national cybersecurity exercisebanking and finance, water, security and emergency, and media. Some of the agen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
banking and finance, water, security and emergency, and media. Some of the agencies involved on Tuesday were the Monetary Authority of Singapore, the Energy Market Authority and Singapore Airlines. In its first edition last year, the... Read more
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Reuters
China's Lufax to launch first overseas platform in SingaporeMiddle East for its international platform. Compared with other countries, Sin
Reuters / Posted a month ago
Middle East for its international platform. Compared with other countries, Singapore was easy to communicate with as the Monetary Authority of Singapore acts as the single regulator for fintech, Chief Executive Officer Gregory Gibb told... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Arresting the painful decline of Hong Kong’s financial centre statuslead policy agency that is capable of steering policy implementation and enforc
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
lead policy agency that is capable of steering policy implementation and enforcement. Agencies such as Singapore’s Monetary Authority of Singapore or Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry have proven to be strong central agencies... Read more
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The Star
Singapore dodges recession as Q2 GDP gets tech boost, Fed risks eyedgrowth forecasts, upgrading their views on manufacturing and bank lending. A m
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
growth forecasts, upgrading their views on manufacturing and bank lending. A majority of analysts believe that the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will keep monetary policy steady when it holds its next policy meeting in October. The... Read more
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The Age
Three-storey Singapore penthouse with private pool on sale for $101 million, a test for luxury market's recoverylead investors to shift funds back here. So we just have to watch that very clo
The Age / Posted 1 months ago
lead investors to shift funds back here. So we just have to watch that very closely,” Ravi Menon, managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, said last month. Artist impression of the Wallich Residence Super Penthouse, 1 Wallich... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Three-storey Singapore penthouse with private pool on sale for $101 million, a test for luxury market's recoverylead investors to shift funds back here. So we just have to watch that very clo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 1 months ago
lead investors to shift funds back here. So we just have to watch that very closely,” Ravi Menon, managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, said last month. Artist impression of the Wallich Residence Super Penthouse, 1 Wallich... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nestle retrenches dozens of employees in Singaporethe job market will likely remain weak in 2017 amid an uneven economic recovery
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
the job market will likely remain weak in 2017 amid an uneven economic recovery and businesses still reluctant to hire. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), in the April edition of its biannual macroeconomic review, also said that unemployment... Read more

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