Archive for August 25th, 2020

FICO Survey: 74% of Malaysian Banks Believe AI Will Stop More Money Laundering

FICO Survey: 74% of Malaysian Banks Believe AI Will Stop More Money Laundering

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 8:00 AM

26 percent currently experience significant struggles modifying their existing rules-based anti-money laundering [...] » More

DFI Launches Future Advanced Remote Management Platform – RemoGuard

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 8:00 AM

TAIPEI, Aug. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As Industrial IoT demands rise in recent decades, the number of connected IoT devices drastically [...] » More

Lightnet Group Announces Joint Venture Partnership with SEBA Bank

Lightnet Group Announces Joint Venture Partnership with SEBA Bank

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 8:00 AM

BANGKOK, THAILAND - Media OutReach - 25 August 2020 - Lightnet Pte. Ltd., a Singapore-based Fintech company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SEBA [...] » More

SiliconArts Joins the Khronos Group to Support Standardization of Vulkan Ray Tracing

SiliconArts Joins the Khronos Group to Support Standardization of Vulkan Ray Tracing

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 6:22 AM

RayCore GPU for mobile and VR will enable Vulkan-compatible ray tracing acceleration SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SiliconArts has become a full member of the [...] » More

Small businesses in emerging Asia need more support to survive coronavirus fallout, International Finance Corporation says

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Micro, small and medium-sized businesses remain some of the hardest hit in Asia-Pacific from the coronavirus pandemic and will need additional support as the regional economy [...] » More

Asian stock markets follow Wall Street higher

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Asian stock markets rose Monday after Wall Street hit a new high despite lingering unease about a possible second wave of coronavirus infections. Benchmarks in Shanghai, [...] » More

Asian markets track Wall St record, bankers meeting in focus

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

Asian markets rose Monday, tracking another record on Wall Street as the US appeared to tone down its anti-China rhetoric, while traders turn their attention to a meeting of [...] » More

HK third wave: city’s top officials unite behind universal Covid-19 testing scheme even as some in opposition camp hope to derail it

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s top officials were racing to convince the public of the citywide coronavirus testing scheme’s necessity amid increasing pushback from some quarters on [...] » More

HK police arrest debt-ridden man suspected of making off with more than HK$180,000 in audacious daylight robbery

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police have arrested a debt-ridden man who is believed to have broken into a money exchange shop with a hammer and made off with more than HK$180,000 (US$23,200) in [...] » More

Electronic health platform at AsiaWorld-Expo Covid-19 hospital streamlines patient processing, protects medical staff

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong health authorities have set up an electronic platform that will allow for easier processing of coronavirus patients and protect medical workers by minimising [...] » More

Coronavirus: HK’s low-income residents suffering more under strain of pandemic, with relief doing little to help, survey finds

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The number of jobless and underemployed workers among Hong Kong’s low-income residents is about eight times higher than the overall unemployment rate, while more than a [...] » More

HK activist Joshua Wong reveals fear of arrest

HK activist Joshua Wong reveals fear of arrest

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong told Sunday how he constantly feared arrest following the imposition of a new security law in Hong Kong, in a virtual appearance at British [...] » More

HK buyers rush for UK properties after security law

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Konger Winnie Tong aims to move to Britain with her family in two years, but is stalling on plans to buy a house there after prices jumped almost 15 percent since April. [...] » More

Ban on Air India flights to HK ignores imported coronavirus cases travelling to city via connecting flights, analysis shows

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Despite recent government actions aimed at preventing Air India from carrying coronavirus-positive passengers into Hong Kong, a review by the Post has found that direct [...] » More

‘I considered resigning over protests’: HK’s labour minister and only cabinet member with opposition background

25-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s labour and welfare minister, Law Chi-kwong, the only cabinet member with an opposition background, has revealed he considered resigning over the months-long [...] » More