Singapore

Platform News: Video streaming services and VOD

HOOQ, the Singtel-backed streaming service files for liquidation

HOOQ Digital, a video streaming service majority owned by Singapore Telecommunications Ltd, said it was filing for liquidation as it had not been able to grow sufficiently to provi...

Lazada

At Alibaba’s Lazada, coronavirus measures become the latest culture conflict

At Lazada, the Southeast Asian arm of Alibaba Group Holding, staff are furious over demands they submit health reports daily and other coronavirus-prevention steps seen as too inva...

Facebook

Facebook closes London offices until Monday due to coronavirus

Facebook said on Friday it is closing its London offices until Monday morning after a visiting employee from Singapore was tested and diagnosed with coronavirus. 

Singapore

Update: Razer and Ant Financial apply for a digital banking licenses in Singapore

California-based gaming business Razer Inc has stated that it is leading a consortium of companies that has applied for a online bank license in Singapore, thus joining the race to...

Singapore

Singapore invokes ‘fake news’ law for first time over Facebook post

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore political figure Brad Bowyer on Monday corrected a Facebook post questioning the independence of state investment firms following a government...