All 11,000 SWIFT
customers will be required to include a unique end-to-end
transaction reference (UETR) in
their payment instructions, irrespective of whether they are gpi banks and or
whether they are executing gpi payments. This will enable gpi banks to track all their SWIFT payment instructions at all times.
Minister-in-Charge of Smart Nation Dr Vivian Balakrishnan outlines Singapore’s approach to IoT in the current technological and digital revolution.
India amends its e-waste regulations to channel the e-waste towards authorised dismantlers and recyclers, so as to formalise the e-waste recycling sector.
Report found that prices of fixed broadband services dropped by more than 9% in the last year and consumers are getting more data for every dollar.
Australia and UK set up FinTech Bridge to deepen collaboration between governments, regulators, and industry bodies
The regulatory authorities will facilitate the entry of
FinTech start-ups into each jurisdiction’s regulatory sandbox and explore
opportunities for quicker licence processing for FinTech firms that are already
licenced or authorised in the other country.
The study conducted in four Asian countries found that Google
Earth-based land area estimates are similar to GPS measures, but reduce
fieldwork costs by nearly 38%.