The Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) and the Association of Trade & Commerce (Singapore) have launched a new SME Cybersecurity Excellence Award to recognise small and medium enterprises in Singapore that are committed to cybersecurity. The SME Cybersecurity Excellence Award is developed...
Ivanti has announced the results of the Ransomware Index Report Q2 - Q3 2022 that it conducted with Cyber Security Works, a Certifying Numbering Authority (CNA) and Cyware, a leading provider of the technology platform to build Cyber Fusion Centres.  The report revealed that ransomware has grown...
Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, Global Halal Economy Growth Opportunities, finds that the halal economy is experiencing an upward trend as the demand for halal products from Muslims and non-Muslim nations increases. The main factors driving the halal industry are favorable population demographics, government policies,...
Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has published a new sectoral survey report, The State of Ransomware in State and Local Government 2022, which found that 72% of state and local government organizations attacked by ransomware had their data encrypted—7% more than the cross-sector average.
This article was contributed by the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS). Corporate Income Tax (CIT) filing deadline is around the corner – all companies will need to file their CIT Returns (Form C-S/ Form C-S (Lite)/ Form C) for the Year of Assessment...
Start-ups, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), and youth will get more resources to innovate using their Intellectual Property (IP). They will be able to tap on free IP legal advice, patent drafting and/or prosecution services, resources, and training. A release...
Digitalising paper invoicing across Southeast Asia’s millions of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) is a major opportunity in the post-COVID era as economies ramp up digital transformation efforts to better weather future shocks. Finance departments serve a fundamental role in every company, processing...
Vietnamese small businesses retained their crown as the most likely in the Asia-Pacific to invest in technology in 2021, according to a survey by CPA Australia.This focus on technology was partially in response to the pandemic, with Vietnam's small businesses being the most likely to increase their...
ESG and sustainability issues alike have been moving up the corporate agenda in recent years. According to Google Search Trend, the keyword 'ESG' search popularity in Hong Kong has been soaring and surpassed 'Sustainability' in May this year. However, public curiosity about the topic...
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), in partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), have launched an open financial education and action programme for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Asia and Africa. Known as the...