Archive for September 20th, 2021

Signitory – A Glimpse Into the Future Through a Blockchain-Based eSignature Solution

Signitory – A Glimpse Into the Future Through a Blockchain-Based eSignature Solution

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 10:30 AM

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 20 September 2021 - With the growth of e-commerce, more and more individuals are becoming accustomed to signing [...] » More

VP Bank in Asia makes two newly-created key appointments to its Asia Management Committee

VP Bank in Asia makes two newly-created key appointments to its Asia Management Committee

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 10:30 AM

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 20 September 2021 - VP Bank has today announced the appointments of Alexander Tsikouras as Chief Financial Officer [...] » More

Singapore’s biggest challenge now is to ensure hospitals, healthcare workers are not overburdened, says health minister

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Today | 10:26 AM

With accident and emergency (A&E) and general wards coming under pressure, the biggest challenge currently confronting the Ministry of Health (MOH) is to ensure that [...] » More

Covid-19 antigen rapid test kits out of stock at several Singapore stores, retailers working to bring more in

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Today | 10:25 AM

Antigen rapid test kits have been out of stock at several retail supermarkets, pharmacies and convenience stores in recent weeks due to increased demand, with some customers [...] » More

Singapore PM: More support for caregivers on the cards

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Today | 10:22 AM

More financial help for caregivers as well as expanded respite care options for those who need a break from caregiving are on the cards to better support women here, prime [...] » More

Singapore primary schools to shift online as Covid-19 cases rise

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Today | 10:11 AM

Singapore’s primary schools will shift to home-based learning for 10 days ahead of a key national examination, the education ministry said on Saturday, as the country [...] » More

Brands Eyeing Chinese Expats in Singapore to Fuel Sales Post-COVID-19

Brands Eyeing Chinese Expats in Singapore to Fuel Sales Post-COVID-19

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 10:00 AM

As retail sales steadily recover, Chinese Expats have renewed their strong shopping sentiment with 63% spending more post COVID-19: EternityX survey reveals.SINGAPORE [...] » More

Boxer Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippine president in 2022

Boxer Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippine president in 2022

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:55 AM

Boxing star Manny Pacquiao said on Sunday he will run for president of the Philippines next year, after railing against corruption in government and what he calls President [...] » More

Australia reports 1,607 COVID-19 cases as states learn to live with virus

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:49 AM

Australia reported 1,607 new coronavirus cases on Sunday as states and territories gradually shift from trying to eliminate outbreaks to living with the virus. Victoria, home [...] » More

Australia defends scrapping of French submarine deal, Macron and Biden to talk

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:47 AM

Australia on Sunday defended its decision to ditch a multi billion-dollar order for French submarines and opt instead for an alternative deal with the United States and [...] » More

COVID-19 cases jump in Australia’s Victoria as curbs ease in Sydney hotspots

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:45 AM

Australia’s Victoria state on Monday reported its biggest daily rise in COVID-19 cases this year, while some curbs were eased in Sydney despite persistent infections. [...] » More

Asian stocks tense for Fed tapering news

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:44 AM

Asian shares eased and the dollar held firm on Monday ahead of a week graced with no less than a dozen central bank meetings, highlighted by the Federal Reserve which is [...] » More

Singapore reports 1,012 new COVID-19 cases, highest since April last year

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:43 AM

Singapore’s health ministry reported 1,012 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, the highest since April last year. A recent rise in cases after the relaxation of some COVID-19 [...] » More

Scientists in Singapore transform fruit leftovers into antibacterial bandages

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:42 AM

Scientists at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore are tackling food waste by turning discarded durian husks into antibacterial gel bandages. The process [...] » More

Analysis: French break-up a blow to Biden’s China-focused alliance rebuilding

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:39 AM

European capitals celebrated a visit by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in June, as President Joe Biden’s top diplomat cracked jokes in French in Paris, posed for [...] » More