DBS is first bank to introduce QR code payment in taxis here

Jeremy Soo, head of consumer banking group (Singapore), DBS Bank, said, "We are delighted to be providing commuters a simple and fast way to go cashless with ComfortDelGro Taxi." With this development, DBS/POSB is on track to have 60,000 QR code payment ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore Shares May Extend Winning Streak

(RTTNews.com) - The Singapore stock market has closed higher in two straight sessions, advancing more than 25 points or 0.7 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 3,335-point plateau and it may add to its winnings on Thursday. ( read original story ...)

Bank earnings off to ‘positive start’ in this financial hub

Banking stocks in one of the world's top financial hubs rallied on Thursday after its second-largest lender reported quarterly earnings that handily beat estimates. Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC), kicking off results season for the city ... ( read original story ...)

OCBC Shares Rise to Record as Profit Beats Estimates, ROE Climbs

OCBC, the first of the three large Singapore banks to report quarterly earnings, saw gains in its wealth management and insurance businesses in the first three months of the year, helped by its $227.5 million acquisition of Barclays Plc’s wealth units in ... ( read original story ...)