AIDA Technologies raises Series A funding from Mastercard, Kuok Ventures, SGInnovate

AIDA Technologies is a machine-learning, Singapore-based startup assist financial services providers in making decisions 

Howa taxi company launches app to challenge Grab and Go-Jek in Thailand

The company is positioning itself as a premier product and is targetting advanced bookings 

Grab to launch physical and virtual prepaid cards

This is part of a partnership with Mastercard 

Singapore govt appoints NETS as unified e-payments operator for food centres

The NETS-operated payment terminal will accept 20 different cashless payment options 

Today's top tech news, May 22: Qoo10 launches a credit card so shoppers can get rebates

Also, China is working with US to remove ZTE sanctions, WisePass receives new funding, and more 

Another payment option enters fray as mall giant CapitaLand launches digital platform in Singapore

In the coming months, people will be able to use GrabPay, AliPay, NETS and others on the system 

Top 50 fintech influencers in Singapore

We are proud to count some of the influencers in this list as e27 contributors 

5-minute catch up: Top stories for November 15

We'll get you updated on the tech scene today. 

The quirks of living in a cashless society, in video

With the rise of digital payment services, are we going to see the end of paper cash? 

Girls are actually happy to work in STEM. So what can we do to make them stay in this field?

The Mastercard Girls in Tech report is back. While we still have homeworks remain, the prospect seems full of hope