Regulatory sandbox for P2P lending needs strict requirements Business

Regulatory sandbox for P2P lending needs strict requirements

Early this month, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) announced a new draft decree providing a controlled testing mechanism (sandbox) for fintech activities in the banking industry. This is the second draft that has been built to gather public opinions for this sector.
Investments are flowing into proptech Business

Investments are flowing into proptech

As a growing number of companies in the real estate industry are embracing technology to promote their sales since the pandemic, investments are flowing into proptech start-ups to capture the opportunity.
Vietnam, Australia boost fintech cooperation opportunities Business

Vietnam, Australia boost fintech cooperation opportunities

The Asialink Business Centre under Australia’s University of Melbourne has announced to commence a new capability development programme, aimed at building awareness and positioning Australian business to engage in Vietnam’s fintech sector.
Malaysia: accounting works to keep up with technological changes World

Malaysia: accounting works to keep up with technological changes

As Malaysia speeds forward in its digital transformation journey, the accounting sector is no stranger to the influence of technology by replacing analogue tools with digital equivalents, said Associate Professor Dr Nor Shaipah Abdul Wahab, Acting Head of School for the School of Accounting & Finance at the Malaysian Taylor’s Business School.
Malaysia pins high hopes on Fintech sector World

Malaysia pins high hopes on Fintech sector

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) seeks to broaden Islamic financial technology (fintech) in the country’s capital market via its FIKRA Islamic Fintech Accelerator Programme (FIKRA).