Category Archives: 2017

Big Tech, Not Fintech, Causing Greatest Disruption to Banking and Insurance Markets

Fintech start-ups have fallen short of their ambitions to upend the competitive landscape in finance, driving innovation but failing to capture large market share, a new World Economic Forum report finds The competitive landscape in banking and insurance is being … Continue reading

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Smart Future Technologies on Display at CommunicAsia, EnterpriseIT and BroadcastAsia 2017

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GLOBAL MARITIME AND NAVAL STAKEHOLDERS CONVERGE AT BIGGEST EVER IMDEX ASIA

Record participation by maritime & naval forces, and strongest industry support to-date highlight growing regional maritime security and defence agenda SINGAPORE, 15 May 2017 – Global stakeholders have converged at the biggest ever IMDEX Asia to discuss ways to ensure maritime … Continue reading

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Inaugural Rotorcraft Asia and Unmanned Systems Asia 2017 Established as the Region’s Key Touchstone Events for the Industry

  The success of the first Rotorcraft Asia and Unmanned Systems Asia saw the participation of key industry leaders and quality discussions SINGAPORE, 25 April 2017 –The inaugural editions of Rotorcraft Asia and Unmanned Systems Asia, held from 18 to … Continue reading

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The Asian Tourism Century is Arriving as Japan, China, South Korea and India Boost Region’s Tourism-Friendliness

Geneva, April 6 2017 – Spain, France and Germany continue to top the travel and tourism rankings in the World Economic Forum’s Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2017, released today, but Asia steals the show as the region’s largest economies show the … Continue reading

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New Partnership Aims to Boost China’s Environmental Policies and Circular Economy

  Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between World Economic Forum and the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development (CCICED) – a high level advisory body to the Chinese government Collaboration will focus on how circular and sharing-economy … Continue reading

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