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MacDailyNews
Apple Pay now available in Singapore to customers of 5 major banks – MacDailyNewswith cards issued directly by American Express were able to use the service. “
Apple Pay now available in Singapore to customers of 5 major banks – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 20 hours ago
with cards issued directly by American Express were able to use the service. “It is now available to customers of DBS, OCBC, Standard Chartered and UOB. That translates to about 83 per cent of credit and debit cards in the country,” Channel... Read more
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Mashable
5 more banks join Apple Pay in Singapore so we can all finally use it— Now many more Apple users here can pay in stores with their iPhones and Apple
5 more banks join Apple Pay in Singapore so we can all finally use it
Mashable / Posted yesterday
— Now many more Apple users here can pay in stores with their iPhones and Apple Watches. Five banks in the country — DBS, OCBC Bank, POSB, Standard Chartered and UOB — announced on Wednesday they had started to support Apple Pay on their credit... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Apple Pay expands in Singaporeof its mobile payment service, Apple Pay, in the Republic on Wednesday (May 25)
Apple Pay expands in Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
of its mobile payment service, Apple Pay, in the Republic on Wednesday (May 25). It is now available to customers of DBS, OCBC, Standard Chartered and UOB. That translates to about 83 per cent of credit and debit cards in the country. Apple Pay... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
SE Asia stocks fall on US rate rise concernscould be seen as a positive, as it suggests that the US economy is doing a lot
SE Asia stocks fall on US rate rise concerns
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
could be seen as a positive, as it suggests that the US economy is doing a lot better," said Carey Wong of Singapore-based OCBC Investment Research. "But market remains divided if other central banks will follow in the Fed's footstep, and that... Read more
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Finance Asia
Loans week May 13-19SinoPac, Bank of China, Bank of East Asia, Citigroup, DBS, Hang Seng Bank, HSBC
Loans week May 13-19
Finance Asia / Posted 7 days ago
SinoPac, Bank of China, Bank of East Asia, Citigroup, DBS, Hang Seng Bank, HSBC, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China, OCBC, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp and UOB on a club basis. Proceeds are to repay existing debt and for general corporate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
OCBC launches open-source APISINGAPORE: OCBC Bank is one of the first banks in the region to launch an open
OCBC launches open-source API
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SINGAPORE: OCBC Bank is one of the first banks in the region to launch an open Application Programming Interface (API) platform that allows developers to integrate the bank's products and services when building applications and programmes. This is... Read more
10d
Channel NewsAsia
Financial institutions need 'strong IT controls' following SWIFT attacks: MAScustomers,” added Ms Hwee. Mr Patrick Chew, head of operational risk managemen
Financial institutions need 'strong IT controls' following SWIFT attacks: MAS
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
customers,” added Ms Hwee. Mr Patrick Chew, head of operational risk management at Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC), likewise said the bank took a serious view on cyber threats. "The modus operandi of cybercriminals morphs frequently.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Yao Ming’s Shanghai Sharks to feature in Merlion Cup in Septemberhave extended an invitation to Yao Ming, but he has yet to confirm his attendan
Yao Ming’s Shanghai Sharks to feature in Merlion Cup in September
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
have extended an invitation to Yao Ming, but he has yet to confirm his attendance.” To be held from Sep 21 to 25 at the OCBC Arena, the Merlion Cup will be a six-team competition played in a round-robin format. The top four teams will advance to... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil-price rally fades as oversupply fears crop up againprivate refineries as well as the government’s effort to fill up the strategic
Oil-price rally fades as oversupply fears crop up again
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
private refineries as well as the government’s effort to fill up the strategic petroleum reserve,” said Barnabas Gan, an OCBC commodities analyst and economist, adding that the decline in prices Friday was mainly driven by... Read more
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Finance Asia
NAB scores with latest Singapore sub debtin the currency, sparking back to life a bank capital market that has only host
NAB scores with latest Singapore sub debt
Finance Asia / Posted 13 days ago
in the currency, sparking back to life a bank capital market that has only hosted two other deals so far this year. DBS, OCBC and NAB were joint bookrunners of the bond, which was marketed with initial guidance around the 4.3% area. By... Read more
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Newsmax
Gold Fund Buying in Frenzy, Hits Recordprice forecasts this week, though both said there were still bearish. Goldman p
Gold Fund Buying in Frenzy, Hits Record
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
price forecasts this week, though both said there were still bearish. Goldman predicts $1,150 an ounce in 12 months, while OCBC sees $1,200 by the end of the year. Bullion traded at about $1,272 on Thursday. Official Purchases While central banks... Read more
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Newsmax
Gold Fund Buying Frenzy Spurs Demand to Second-Highest Everprice forecasts this week, though both said there were still bearish. Goldman p
Gold Fund Buying Frenzy Spurs Demand to Second-Highest Ever
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
price forecasts this week, though both said there were still bearish. Goldman predicts $1,150 an ounce in 12 months, while OCBC sees $1,200 by the end of the year. Bullion traded at about $1,272 on Thursday. Official Purchases While central banks... Read more
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Finance Asia
UOB, Soc Gen bonds capitalise on Singapore demand2014. Nevertheless, brokers felt the new transaction offered a fairly generous
UOB, Soc Gen bonds capitalise on Singapore demand
Finance Asia / Posted 14 days ago
2014. Nevertheless, brokers felt the new transaction offered a fairly generous pick-up over UOB’s own existing debt and OCBC's most recent AT1 deal. OCBC issued an S$500 million 3.8% perpetual transaction last August. This was trading on a mid... Read more
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Finance Asia
CICC completes maiden offshore bondHong Kong Securities, Citi and Standard Chartered, while ABC International, Boc
CICC completes maiden offshore bond
Finance Asia / Posted 14 days ago
Hong Kong Securities, Citi and Standard Chartered, while ABC International, Bocom Hong Kong Branch, China Construction Bank, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, ICBC, OCBC Bank, Wing Lung Bank were joint bookrunners. ¬ Haymarket Media Limited. All rights reser... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Take a Sky Walkbragged about among the Grand Canyon Skywalk; Glacier Skywalk (Alberta's Jaspe
Take a Sky Walk
Warren Times Observer / Posted 17 days ago
bragged about among the Grand Canyon Skywalk; Glacier Skywalk (Alberta's Jasper Nation Park in the Canadian Rockies); OCBC Skyway, Supertree Grove in Singapore; Top of Tyrol in Austria's Stubaier Gletscher skiing area; Tianmen Cliff-Hanging... Read more
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The Star
Banks to step up fee-based business due to narrowing marginsfor deposits is likely to persist as banks emphasise stronger liquidity buffers
Banks to step up fee-based business due to narrowing margins
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
for deposits is likely to persist as banks emphasise stronger liquidity buffers amid the uncertain economic landscape. OCBC Bank (M) Bhd chief financial officer Teoh Yin Meng said while NIM could partly be attributed to increasing LCR... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times �Growing Up Dancing� coming to the PACp.m., and May 15, at 2 p.m. Newport School of Dance graduates Gracie Hefley, N
News Times �Growing Up Dancing� coming to the PAC
Newport News-Times / Posted 20 days ago
p.m., and May 15, at 2 p.m. Newport School of Dance graduates Gracie Hefley, Nina Cox and Lindi Hunter lead the recital in "thought, word and deed," according to OCBC artistic director Sian Zander. For the complete article see the 05-06-2016 is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
BSI banker involved in 1MDB probe faces 3 more chargesfrom a Malayan Banking Berhad account in the name of Bridgerock Investment Inc
BSI banker involved in 1MDB probe faces 3 more charges
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
from a Malayan Banking Berhad account in the name of Bridgerock Investment Inc to an Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC) account. This amount “represents (Yeo’s) benefits from criminal conduct”, court documents said. The prosecution, led... Read more
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Zawya
EM ASIA FX-Firm dollar, growth woes drag Asia FX lowergrowth. "There is a generalised air of nervousness at this juncture," said Emm
EM ASIA FX-Firm dollar, growth woes drag Asia FX lower
Zawya / Posted 21 days ago
growth. "There is a generalised air of nervousness at this juncture," said Emmanuel Ng, foreign exchange strategist, OCBC Bank in Singapore. "There is some unwind of the recent reflation trade on the back of risk aversion, putting the dollar... Read more
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The Star
Ringgit at over five week lowgrowth. "There is a generalised air of nervousness at this juncture," said Emm
Ringgit at over five week low
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
growth. "There is a generalised air of nervousness at this juncture," said Emmanuel Ng, foreign exchange strategist, OCBC Bank in Singapore. "There is some unwind of the recent reflation trade on the back of risk aversion, putting the dollar... Read more
22d
Sabah Daily Express
OCBC Al-Amin profit soars to RM172mKuala Lumpur: OCBC Al-Amin Bank Bhd's (OCBC Al-Amin) pre-tax profit for the fin
OCBC Al-Amin profit soars to RM172m
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 22 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: OCBC Al-Amin Bank Bhd's (OCBC Al-Amin) pre-tax profit for the financial year ended Dec 31, 2015 surged 97 per cent to RM172 million from RM87 million in 2014. OCBC Al-Amin Chief Executive Officer Syed Abdull Aziz Syed Kechik said the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore's manufacturing activity improves in Aprilthat the electronics sector appeared resilient to the uncertain and challenging
Singapore's manufacturing activity improves in April
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
that the electronics sector appeared resilient to the uncertain and challenging global business environment," SIPMM said. OCBC Bank Head of Treasury Research & Strategy Selena Ling said: "There were broad-based improvements across the board -... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
OCBC Q1 profit down 14% on lower insurance income, higher allowancesSINGAPORE: Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC), Singapore's second-biggest lend
OCBC Q1 profit down 14% on lower insurance income, higher allowances
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
SINGAPORE: Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC), Singapore's second-biggest lender, announced on Friday (Apr 29) a 14 per cent decline in quarterly net profit, as its insurance income dipped and allowances rose. For the three months ended March, net... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venture Debt Programme to support SMEs could see broader participation: IswaranVDP was previously announced at last year's Budget and rolled out by the Singap
Venture Debt Programme to support SMEs could see broader participation: Iswaran
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
VDP was previously announced at last year's Budget and rolled out by the Singapore's three local banks - DBS Bank, OCBC Bank and United Overseas Bank (UOB) - in January this year. So far, loans to four companies have already been... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Online withdrawal facility now available for education loans: EPFThe financial institutions include RHB Bank, RHB Islamic, Maybank, Bank Islam,
Online withdrawal facility now available for education loans: EPF
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 1 months ago
The financial institutions include RHB Bank, RHB Islamic, Maybank, Bank Islam, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC), Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN), Ambank and United Overseas Bank (UOB). "The e-Pengeluaran is one of EPF's breakthrough... Read more
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The Star
Banks prepare for new standard59 global banks surveyed believed their provision level may increase by up to 5
Banks prepare for new standard
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
59 global banks surveyed believed their provision level may increase by up to 50% with the adoption of the new standard. OCBC Bank (M) Bhd chief financial officer Teoh Yin Meng tells StarBizWeek the bank is currently in the preliminary stages of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Singapore raids brokers amid insider trading allegationsfirms and trading representatives, the MAS said on Friday. DBS Vickers Securit
Singapore raids brokers amid insider trading allegations
Canberra Times / Posted 1 months ago
firms and trading representatives, the MAS said on Friday. DBS Vickers Securities Singapore, Maybank Kim Eng Holdings, OCBC Securities and Phillip Securities were among at least four brokerages raided by the MAS and the CAD earlier in the week.... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Singapore raids brokers amid insider trading allegationsfirms and trading representatives, the MAS said on Friday. DBS Vickers Securit
Singapore raids brokers amid insider trading allegations
Brisbane Times / Posted 1 months ago
firms and trading representatives, the MAS said on Friday. DBS Vickers Securities Singapore, Maybank Kim Eng Holdings, OCBC Securities and Phillip Securities were among at least four brokerages raided by the MAS and the CAD earlier in the week.... Read more
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The Age
Singapore raids brokers amid insider trading allegationsDBS Vickers Securities Singapore, Maybank Kim Eng Holdings, OCBC Securities and
Singapore raids brokers amid insider trading allegations
The Age / Posted 1 months ago
DBS Vickers Securities Singapore, Maybank Kim Eng Holdings, OCBC Securities and Phillip Securities were among at least four brokerages raided by the MAS and the CAD earlier in the week. Photo: G Burrows Singapore authorities raided a number of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Singapore raids brokers amid insider trading allegationsDBS Vickers Securities Singapore, Maybank Kim Eng Holdings, OCBC Securities and
Singapore raids brokers amid insider trading allegations
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 1 months ago
DBS Vickers Securities Singapore, Maybank Kim Eng Holdings, OCBC Securities and Phillip Securities were among at least four brokerages raided by the MAS and the CAD earlier in the week. Photo: G Burrows Singapore authorities raided a number of... Read more
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The Star
EPF: Online withdrawal facility now available for education loansfinancial institutions include RHB Bank, RHB Islamic, Maybank, Bank Islam, Over
EPF: Online withdrawal facility now available for education loans
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
financial institutions include RHB Bank, RHB Islamic, Maybank, Bank Islam, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC), Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN), Ambank and United Overseas Bank (UOB). "The e-Pengeluaran is one of EPF's breakthrough... Read more
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The Star
EPF members can submit online for education withdrawalsinstitutions which are part of the e-withdrawals are RHB Islamic, Maybank, Bank
EPF members can submit online for education withdrawals
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
institutions which are part of the e-withdrawals are RHB Islamic, Maybank, Bank Islam, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation (OCBC), Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN), Ambank and United Overseas Bank (UOB). EPF deputy CEO (operations) Datuk Mohd Naim... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MAS probing several firms over possible securities act breachesBloomberg report, citing Business Times, the companies raided are DBS Vickers S
MAS probing several firms over possible securities act breaches
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
Bloomberg report, citing Business Times, the companies raided are DBS Vickers Securities, Maybank Kim Eng Holdings, OCBC Securities and Phillip Securities. The Act relates to the regulation of activities and institutions in the securities,... Read more
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