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Asia Pacific’s five most popular cities revealed in Mastercard report

Asia Pacific’s five most popular cities for international travellers – Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo and Seoul – welcomed over one-fifth of all overnight visitors to the region’s top…

Mastercard develops card fraud device with Singapore police

Credit card firm Mastercard has announced a partnership with the Singapore Police to implement the world’s first device to detect card fraud.

Pizza Hut Singapore trialling robot

Pizza Hut Singapore has introduced a robot that takes orders and processes payments.

Consortium aims to smoothe QR payments

Seven mobile wallets, acquirers and payment networks have formed a consortium for QR payments in Singapore.

SPH Buzz hybrid store has self-service option

SPH Buzz has partnered with Mastercard to launch a hybrid store that includes attended and unattended retail counters.

New markets embracing mobile shopping

Emerging markets are outpacing more developed countries when it comes to mobile shopping, the Mastercard Mobile Shopping Survey shows.

HungryGoWhere POS addresses pain points

The new HungryGoWhere Smart POS integrates into the group’s reservations and takeaway platforms.

Singapore beats Bangkok in Asian tourist spending

While Bangkok is still the most-visited destination in Asia Pacific, Singapore continues to lead in Asian tourist spending.

What Asian online shoppers want…

Eighty per cent of Asian online shoppers intend to be repeat customers in the first half of this year.

Emerging Asian nations producing more international travellers

Outbound travellers from emerging Asian nations outnumber those from developed countries, a new report shows.

Orba names best-dressed Singapore malls

Two Singapore malls share honours as the best-dressed for Christmas.

Singapore retail vacancies could worsen

Singapore retail vacancies could worsen warns property consultancy Cushman & Wakefield (C&W).