THE FBM Small Cap Index registered its best week since April last year as it jumped 6.8% to close at 12,104.83 points last Friday from the previous week?s 11,333.73 points. This was only the 19th time over the last 52 weeks that the index has recorded a gain during a trading week. Despite this, the market is expected to remain volatile on the back of tighter monetary policy and a possible weaker economic outlook for the first half of the year, JF Apex Securities head of research Lee Chung Cheng tells The Edge.
By 2020, the Chinese social credit score system will be fully operational and have searchable records and a social credit score to rate trustworthiness for each of its 1.4 billion citizens. We review what the Chinese social credit score system is, how it's generated, and the implications.
Singapore's largest healthcare provider was fined Sg$250,000 and its security vendor Sg$750,000 for the massive data breach that also affected Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. After receiving the findings of a four-member Committee of Inquiry (COI) assigned to investigate the cyberattack early this month, the Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) imposed a total of Sg$1?
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OTTAWA ? Canada?s tax agency has quietly tested a new way for Canadians to log in to their online accounts that should make it easier for Canadians to access government services while keeping would-be crooks out.
We at the institute for Development and Leadership in Africa strongly condemn the heinous terror attack at 14 Riverside on Tuesday. We also send our condolences to those who lost their lives in the attack and wish all those who were injured quick recovery.