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Business Standard India
Axis Bank gives shapes to its innovation labTies up with AWS, OCBC Bank to support startups incubated at its accelerator P
Axis Bank gives shapes to its innovation lab
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Ties up with AWS, OCBC Bank to support startups incubated at its accelerator Private sector lender Axis Bank which is in the process of setting up an innovation lab in Bengaluru, has tied up with cloud... Read more
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The Economic Times
Axis Bank launches NFC payments on GoQii devices, opens innovation lab for startupswho will work closely with 'intrapreneurs' from Axis. To this end, the bank has
Axis Bank launches NFC payments on GoQii devices, opens innovation lab for startups
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
who will work closely with 'intrapreneurs' from Axis. To this end, the bank has partnered with Amazon and Singapore-based OCBC Bank who will address tech-related questions by these startups. "With this initiative, we are creating a vibrant... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil prices waver as disappointing U.S. inventory data fuel oversupply concernsFederal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen. “The market hopes [she] would offer c
Oil prices waver as disappointing U.S. inventory data fuel oversupply concerns
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen. “The market hopes [she] would offer clarity on Federal Reserve monetary policy stance,” said Barnabas Gan, an economist at OCBC. Sara Sjolin contributed to this article More from MarketWatch Related To... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gold steady as investors await US rate hike cluesinto the year, namely the growth risk from Brexit into 2017 and the upcoming No
Gold steady as investors await US rate hike clues
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
into the year, namely the growth risk from Brexit into 2017 and the upcoming November's US presidential elections," OCBC Bank analyst Barnabas Gan said in a note. Data on Tuesday showed new US single-family home sales unexpectedly rose in... Read more
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International Business Times
Asian markets trade mixed as US reports strong housing datathe market enough to sustain further rate normalisation expectations for this y
Asian markets trade mixed as US reports strong housing data
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
the market enough to sustain further rate normalisation expectations for this year without telegraphing a September hike," OCBC analysts in Singapore said. Indices in the rest of the region were trading as follows at 6.24am GMT Overnight (23... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Do we deserve a champion like Joseph Schooling? « Blogs « Snippets « TR EMERITUSin his training. I can hear the pain, regret and envy in his voice whenever he’
Do we deserve a champion like Joseph Schooling? « Blogs « Snippets « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 4 days ago
in his training. I can hear the pain, regret and envy in his voice whenever he’s commentating about Schooling at the OCBC Aquatic Centre. Schooling is what he would have become if not for the state cruelly destroying his progress. It is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Consumer prices fall for 21st straight month in Julycent from 1.1 per cent in June, due to the fall in retail goods prices. Ms Sel
Consumer prices fall for 21st straight month in July
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
cent from 1.1 per cent in June, due to the fall in retail goods prices. Ms Selena Ling, Head of Treasury and Strategy at OCBC Bank, said that the main drags on inflation were familiar. "Looking ahead, with headline inflation having likely... Read more
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Market Watch
Oil prices hammered by increase in U.S. rig countand prices are expected to be choppy [ahead of the OPEC meeting],” said Barnaba
Oil prices hammered by increase in U.S. rig count
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
and prices are expected to be choppy [ahead of the OPEC meeting],” said Barnabas Gan, an economist at the Singapore-based OCBC. He noted the reports that Iraq is gearing up to increase its oil exports by 5% in the next few days also bodes badly... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gold hits two-week low on US rate hike prospectsof a US rate hike will go up further in the coming months, rallying the dollar
Gold hits two-week low on US rate hike prospects
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
of a US rate hike will go up further in the coming months, rallying the dollar and putting pressure on gold," said OCBC Bank analyst Barnabas Gan. There has been some shifting of funds from gold as oil prices rallied, but the movement will... Read more
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iol.co.za
Can Singapore's labour crunch spark robot revolution?manpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher,” said
Can Singapore's labour crunch spark robot revolution?
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
manpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher,” said Selena Ling, head of treasury research for OCBC. For now, manpower is just one of many economic challenges: Singapore cut its 2016 growth forecast this month after... Read more
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Mashable
Joseph Schooling marks Olympic gold with new tattoo100m butterfly to take home Singapore's first Olympic gold medal, showed off hi
Joseph Schooling marks Olympic gold with new tattoo
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
100m butterfly to take home Singapore's first Olympic gold medal, showed off his new ink at a press conference held at the OCBC Aquatic Centre. Singapore swimmer Joseph Schooling speaks during a press conference. Image: ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Commentary: Indonesia builds its 2017 budget on realistic assumptionsannual State of the Nation address when he tabled a budget that seems to "adopt
Commentary: Indonesia builds its 2017 budget on realistic assumptions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
annual State of the Nation address when he tabled a budget that seems to "adopt a new thinking", writes Wellian Wiranto of OCBC in his latest commentary. SINGAPORE: It appeared to have been an especially busy day for President Jokowi on Tuesday... Read more
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Japan Today
Can Singapore's labor crunch spark a robot revolution? ‹ Japan Todaymanpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher,” said
Can Singapore's labor crunch spark a robot revolution? ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 days ago
manpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher,” said Selena Ling, head of treasury research for OCBC. For now, manpower is just one of many economic challenges: Singapore cut its 2016 growth forecast this month after... Read more
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Business Standard India
Singapore bets on robots to fight labour crunchmanpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher," said
Singapore bets on robots to fight labour crunch
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
manpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher," said Selena Ling, head of treasury research for OCBC. For now, manpower is just one of many economic challenges: Singapore cut its 2016 growth forecast this month after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong start-ups starved of banking servicesAt HSBC and Hang Seng, he was told scheduling a meeting with a relationship man
Hong Kong start-ups starved of banking services
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
At HSBC and Hang Seng, he was told scheduling a meeting with a relationship manager would take at least four weeks. At OCBC Wing Hang, he was asked to show six months of operating history. Standard Chartered Bank, Lau said, simply didn’t call... Read more
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Reuters
Can Singapore's labor crunch spark a robot revolution?manpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher," said
Can Singapore's labor crunch spark a robot revolution?
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
manpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher," said Selena Ling, head of treasury research for OCBC. For now, manpower is just one of many economic challenges: Singapore cut its 2016 growth forecast this month after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Can Singapore's labour crunch spark a robot revolution?manpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher," said
Can Singapore's labour crunch spark a robot revolution?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
manpower curbs, then (domestic) growth may have been a little bit higher," said Selena Ling, head of treasury research for OCBC. For now, manpower is just one of many economic challenges: Singapore cut its 2016 growth forecast this month after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Schooling’s win a boost for Singapore's swimming communitySINGAPORE: Members of the Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) packed the gymna
Schooling’s win a boost for Singapore's swimming community
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
SINGAPORE: Members of the Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) packed the gymnasium at the OCBC Aquatic Arena just before 9am, to watch a live stream of Joseph Schooling’s pet event – the 100 metre butterfly – and to show their support for the man of... Read more
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Rappler
Singapore rejoices over first Olympics goldon television of Singaporean swimmer Joseph Schooling competing at the Rio olym
Singapore rejoices over first Olympics gold
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
on television of Singaporean swimmer Joseph Schooling competing at the Rio olympic in Singapore on August 13, 2016 at the OCBC Aquatic Centre. AFP/Stringer SINGAPORE – Singapore exploded in celebration Saturday, August 13, after homegrown... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore banks’ outlook: What does it mean for investors?blue-chip firm have tumbled more than 6 per cent since Jul 28, while its local
Singapore banks’ outlook: What does it mean for investors?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
blue-chip firm have tumbled more than 6 per cent since Jul 28, while its local rivals Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC) and United Overseas Bank (UOB) were not spared in the selloff, down around 5 and 3 per cent over the same period,... Read more
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Reuters
Asia loses its policy punch as consumers pile on debtfor any fiscal stimulus. Most Asian countries still had some room to cut rates
Asia loses its policy punch as consumers pile on debt
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
for any fiscal stimulus. Most Asian countries still had some room to cut rates, said Wellian Wiranto, an economist at OCBC Bank. "But the effectiveness has come down, that's for sure. The demand for loans is not quite there." Wiranto also... Read more
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asianage
Gold near 1-week low as U.S jobs data boosts rate-hike expectationsgold edged down 0.2 per cent to $1,341.50 an ounce. "Gold prices have fully di
Gold near 1-week low as U.S jobs data boosts rate-hike expectations
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
gold edged down 0.2 per cent to $1,341.50 an ounce. "Gold prices have fully digested the nonfarm payrolls data," said OCBC Bank analyst Barnabas Gan. "Yes, the U.S economic fundamentals have picked up. But, the downside risks from whatever is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Inspire before you expire': A day in the life of an NDP performerthe day of the final preview show before the actual parade, and his excitement
'Inspire before you expire': A day in the life of an NDP performer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
the day of the final preview show before the actual parade, and his excitement is clear. We’re backstage at Hall 2 of the OCBC Arena, which is the holding area for participants. Even with more than four hours to go before showtime, it is crowded... Read more
23d
Channel NewsAsia
Commentary: Indonesia’s strong GDP data adds oomph to positive sentimentIn this commentary, Wellian Wiranto of OCBC argues that stronger-than-expected
Commentary: Indonesia’s strong GDP data adds oomph to positive sentiment
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
In this commentary, Wellian Wiranto of OCBC argues that stronger-than-expected Q2 GDP data is a further boost for the improving business sentiment in Indonesia. SINGAPORE: Indonesia is on a roll. Having pushed through a potentially game-changing Tax... Read more
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Fortune
Indonesia Surprises with Strongest Growth in 10 Quarterswhat we expect to be Indonesia’s ascent to be one of the outperforming economie
Indonesia Surprises with Strongest Growth in 10 Quarters
Fortune / Posted 23 days ago
what we expect to be Indonesia’s ascent to be one of the outperforming economies in ASEAN,” ANZ wrote. Wellian Wiranto of OCBC in Singapore called Indonesia a “momentum play,” saying the data “adds oomph to positive sentiment” about... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
More consolidation expected in offshore, marine sector after Swiber developments: Observersin the market, or through the banks." Already, the impact is spilling over int
More consolidation expected in offshore, marine sector after Swiber developments: Observers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
in the market, or through the banks." Already, the impact is spilling over into other industries, including banking. OCBC said that while none of its borrowers have abandoned their operations, it has been making an effort to help firms in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Commentary: What does it mean for Asia if Trump wins?In this commentary, Wellian Wiranto of OCBC explores the possibility of Donald
Commentary: What does it mean for Asia if Trump wins?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
In this commentary, Wellian Wiranto of OCBC explores the possibility of Donald Trump winning the upcoming US presidential election, and looks at what this would mean for Asian economies. SINGAPORE: Say what you may of his personality, Trump has... Read more

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