HK’s role as financial hub gets stronger, seeks more mainland connectivity: Lam

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Sunday brushed off foreign criticism and smearing of the city’s financial industry, saying its role as a global financial hub has only become stronger. Lam’s comments came as some foreign media outlets and politicians have been predicting the end of Hong Kong’s highly globalized […]

New IT rules: India rejects UN officials’ remarks as ‘exaggerated’

India pushed back vigorously against the remarks of UN special rapporteurs on the country’s new IT rules, describing them as “misplaced, exaggerated and disingenuous” in the context of presume scenarios that are not founded in reality… Read more at: SOURCE: TIME OF INDIA (1)

VMware Secures Foundations of SEA’s Digital Infrastructure and Anywhere Workspaces

The sprint toward digital transformation has quickly expanded the threat landscape and attackers have seized the opportunity to exploit these the new vulnerabilities. To address this changing threat landscape, VMware announced innovations to better secure the world’s digital infrastructure and anywhere workspaces. “Cyberattacks and breaches are perennial challenges for organizations, particularly so for those operating […]

Amazon, MATRADE Collaborates to Support SMEs in Scaling Their Business Globally

Amazon Global Selling and the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) are collaborating on e-Commerce trainings, resources, and programmes for Malaysian small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) retailers to support them in expanding their local businesses globall “Our collaboration with Amazon Global Selling will encourage SMEs to leverage Amazon’s global presence and showcase their products and […]

Huawei and Temenos Announce Technology Partnership Agreement

Huawei and Temenos, the banking software company, announced a partnership to offer Temenos’ cloud-native core banking solution on the Huawei Public Cloud. Temenos is the first core banking software certified with Huawei infrastructure and Huawei Public Cloud. The partnership covers Asia-Pacific (APAC) with a specific focus on China, and it also includes Africa, Europe, Latin […]

Bright future for semiconductors in India: Prakash Mallya

‘I am not talking about cloud, data centre, storage, edge, 5G. If you put all that into such a large market like India, it’s a significant semiconductor, plus overall infrastructure opportunity,’ Prakash Mallya said The government’s plan to promote semiconductor manufacturing may have a bright future… To read more: SOURCE: MINT (1)

Huawei to empower finance partners’ overseas ambitions through ICT ability

Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei on Thursday announced a new program that will help firms and institutions in the financial services industry expand overseas. The company said it aims to work together with its partners, to “develop industry-leading solutions, expand the global market and build the FinTech business ecosystem.” The program, called Financial Partner Go Global […]


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