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Singapore Airlines plans wide-ranging cost cuts to offset ... China said on Thursday it has approved HP Inc’s US$1.1 billion purchase of Samsung Electronics’ printer business with certain restrictions, citing concerns about the US firm’s dominance ... ( read original story ...)

Singtel to launch Google Pixel 2 XL smartphone on 15 November

Singapore operator Singtel has announced it will launch the ... coupled with unlimited data options. The Pixel 2 XL, a Cat 11 4G LTE device, allows customers to access data speeds of up to 500Mbps island wide, Singtel also said. The Pixel 2 XL also ... ( read original story ...)

Ramco Systems and Anaplan strengthen collaboration

SINGAPORE and CHENNAI, India, Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ramco Systems, a leading enterprise software provider on cloud and mobile, and Anaplan, a leading platform provider driving a new age of connected planning, today announced a collaboration to ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore Airlines, Grab Integrate mobile apps

Singapore Airlines and regional ridesharing giant Grab announced a partnership on their mobile platforms and loyalty points. The companies, in a joint statement, said they had integrated their mobile apps, allowing customers to book Grab rides via the ... ( read original story ...)

OCBC integrates business mobile app with Apple’s Siri

According to reports, 120,000 Singapore-registered users of OCBC Bank's internet business banking portal Velocity@ocbc will be able to use the said feature on their iPhones running on the latest iOS 11 mobile operating system from October 9. This new ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore, Thailand Weigh E-Payment Alliance in Digital Push

according to a Monetary Authority of Singapore release on Aug. 29. Both networks allow peer-to-peer transfers via banks and enable payments to be made using recipients’ mobile phone or national identity card numbers. Thailand’s priority is to ... ( read original story ...)