Category Archives: Production

AJC ORGANIZED THE ASEAN SERVICES TRADE FORUM IN TOKYO TO DISCUSS THE EMERGING DEMANDS FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES IN ASEAN AND ITS INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

TOKYO, The ASEAN-Japan Centre (AJC) held the “ASEAN Services Trade Forum � Health and Social Services �” on 27 November 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. 107 participants from Japanese private sector, government agencies, academia as well as representatives from nine ASEAN… Read More

Warning on Fraudulent Website Soliciting Bitcoin Investments

Singapore, 3 December 2019 It has come to the attention of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) that a website has been soliciting investments in Bitcoins by using fabricated comments attributed to Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for Social Policies,… Read More

Warning on Fraudulent Website Soliciting Bitcoin Investments

Singapore, 3 December 2019 It has come to the attention of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) that a website has been soliciting investments in Bitcoins by using fabricated comments attributed to Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for Social Policies,… Read More

Response to “Why are companies demanding employee’s credit reports?” – The Straits Times, 21 November 2019

Consumers Should Be Served by Fit and Proper Representatives in the Financial Services IndustryWe refer to Mr Vincent Khoo’s letter (Why are companies demanding employee’s credit reports?, 21 November 2019). It is entirely appropriate for financial institutions (FIs) to assure… Read More

MAS Consults on Proposed Changes to Regulate Payment Token Derivatives traded on Approved Exchanges

Singapore, 20 November 2019… The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) today issued a consultation paper proposing to allow payment token derivatives to be traded on Approved Exchanges and to regulate the activity under the Securities and Futures Act.2 There is… Read More

China, ASEAN Pledge To Further Strengthen Defence Cooperation

BANGKOK, China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), pledged to further strengthen defence cooperation, to safeguard regional stability.The pledge was made at the 10th China-ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Informal Meeting, which was co-chaired by Chinese State Councillor and Defence… Read More

“Strengthening Trust In Our Capital Market”- Keynote Speech by Mr Ong Chong Tee, Deputy Managing Director, Monetary Authority of Singapore, at My Money Seminar, at Singapore Polytechnic Convention Centre on 16 November 2019

1 Ladies and gentlemen, good afternoon. It is my pleasure to join you in this afternoon’s My Money public seminar. My Money was an initiative back in 2009 of the national financial education programme MoneySense, in collaboration with the Association… Read More