Singapore Is Beating Hong Kong in Asia’s Fintech Race – Bloomberg

BloombergTax benefits, government help and easy access to regional markets led Joe Seunghyun Cho to choose Singapore as the headquarters for his six financial technology companies, rather than base them … Read More

Bitcoin Machine Allowing Cash Exchange Installed in Singapore – Businessweek

BusinessweekTembusu Terminals Pte set up what may be Singapore’s first automated tele-exchange machine for buying Bitcoins days after a Tokyo exchange for the virtual currency was shut amid concerns about … Read More

Pune FC take on Myanmar in maiden AFC campaign – Business Standard

Business StandardCurrently, Pune FC are midway through their league campaign and are confident going into the big game having logged a couple of positive results at home. But coach Mike … Read More

In Asia, WhatsApp posts mixed message for Facebook – Reuters

ReutersSingapore Feb 21 (Reuters) – WhatsApp may be hugely popular but its forays into Asia, the world’s biggest mobile market, have had mixed success, raising questions about whether it can … Read More

British Airways to use A380 on London-Singapore flight – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldBritish Airways, the last European airline flying to Australia, will give customers the option of flight on a new A380 on the London-Singapore leg of the trip from … Read More

Selena Gomez used Niall Horan as ‘ Justin Bieber’ bait – Irish Independent

Irish IndependentAnd apparently Selena was hoping her picture with Niall would go viral so that her ex-boyfriend Justin would see it and get jealous. “She knows it’s going to piss … Read More

Justin Bieber: Feels Dissed By Selena Gomez – Hollywood Life

Hollywood LifeAs previously reported, Selena gave Justin an ultimatum: reach out to me on Valentine’s Day or we are over! “A Valentine’s Day diss will just be the last … Read More

Selena Gomez Hooked Up With Niall Horan To Make Justin Bieber Jealous – Hollywood Life

Hollywood Life“She knows it’s going to piss Justin off because he always says that 1D is trying to steal his crown,” a source tells EXCLUSIVELY. Ouch! It’s not surprising … Read More

‘Classically handsome’ swimmer is first Singaporean to model for top fashion brand – Yahoo Singapore News (blog)

Yahoo Singapore News (blog)There are your standard buff, muscular male models, and then there are the slender, near-waif like ones employed by modern luxury fashion brands. But Nicholas Tan is … Read More

Shark fin demand down in S’pore amid extinction threat – Channel News Asia

Channel News AsiaThe demand for shark fin soup has been declining in recent years, according to restaurants, hotels and suppliers in Singapore, while observers say that sharks could still face … Read More

Super Bowl Odds for All 12 Teams – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe playoff picture is set. The Super Bowl favorites like the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos sit atop their respective conferences. Meanwhile, teams like the Green Bay Packers and … Read More

Rare Singapore riot forces soul searching over foreign workers – Reuters

ReutersSINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore’s first major riot in four decades is forcing the wealthy island to confront a stubborn but vexing question: how to treat low-paid foreign workers whose muscle … Read More

Singapore PM condoles Indian’s death in accident – Press Trust of India

Press Trust of IndiaSingapore, Dec 9 (PTI) Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong today condoled the death of an Indian national who was killed in a road accident in the … Read More

Google Alters Google Trends: Combines It With Google Insight For Search

Google has done it again. In an obvious ongoing effort to prove it hates bloggers, Google has altered Google Trends such that not even the order of the top 10-15 … Read More

Jeremy Lin: ESPN, Google Prove Hype Is About Race

Thanks to ESPN and Google, we can now see that the Jeremy Lin hype is about race. A few days ago some YouTube commenters got a little (well, a lot) … Read More