CIMB Bank Berhad is one of ASEAN’s leading banking groups and Malaysia’s second largest financial services provider by assets. It is also a world leader in Islamic Finance. The Group is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur and offers consumer banking, commercial banking, wholesale banking, transaction banking, Islamic banking and asset management products and services. Present in all 10 ASEAN nations, mainland China, Hong Kong SAR, India, South Korea, the US and UK, it is the fifth largest banking group by assets in ASEAN and, as at the end of December 2022, has around 33,000 staff and over 20 million customers. Located in ASEAN’s global financial gateway, Singapore is one of its most important markets with approximately 1,000 employees serving over 350,000 customers.
DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia with a presence in 19 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS is in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank’s “AA-” and “Aa1” credit ratings are among the highest in the world.
Recognised for its global leadership, DBS has been named “World’s Best Bank” by Global Finance, “World’s Best Bank” by Euromoney and “Global Bank of the Year” by The Banker. Leveraging on technology, the bank has been awarded “World’s Best Digital Bank” by Euromoney and the world’s “Most Innovative in Digital Banking” by The Banker. DBS has also been accorded the “Safest Bank in Asia” award by Global Finance from 2009 to 2022.
FedEx Express is one of the world’s largest express transportation companies, providing fast and reliable delivery to every U.S. address and to more than 220 countries and territories. FedEx Express uses a global air-and-ground network to speed delivery of time-sensitive shipments, usually in one to two business days with the delivery time guaranteed.
Fortinet makes possible a digital world that we can always trust through its mission to protect people, devices, and data everywhere. This is why the world’s largest enterprises, service providers, and government organizations choose Fortinet to securely accelerate their digital journey. The Fortinet Security Fabric platform delivers broad, integrated, and automated protections across the entire digital attack surface, securing critical devices, data, applications, and connections from the data center to the cloud to the home office. Ranking #1 in the most security appliances shipped worldwide, more than 580,000 customers trust Fortinet to protect their businesses. And the Fortinet NSE Training Institute, an initiative of Fortinet’s Training Advancement Agenda (TAA), provides one of the largest and broadest training programs in the industry to make cyber training and new career opportunities available to everyone. Learn more at https://www.fortinet.com, the Fortinet Blog, or FortiGuard Labs.
Fraxtor is a blockchain enabled real estate co-investment platform aimed at providing investors easy access to global real estate investment opportunities otherwise out of reach. Investors can make bite-sized investments with the click of a mouse alongside seasoned real estate investors and funds, leaving the hassle of investment management to the professionals.
The Fraxtor digital platform bridges investors and real estate investment opportunities originated by private equity managers and small to mid-sized property developers. We promote financial inclusion by enabling investors easy access to investments with a digital platform and by lowering capital outlay. Private equity funds and developers can similarly leverage Fraxtor’s digital platform as a channel to raise funds in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
Since its founding in 2017, Fraxtor has grown to become a trusted real estate investment platform and has most recently received its in principle approval from MAS for its capital markets services license. As our ecosystem expands, the growing investor base has gained access to niche investment opportunities such as residential and commercial development projects in Singapore, development of purpose-built student accommodation in the United Kingdom and development of long term-care homes in Canada.
Maybank Singapore has served customers for over 60 years in Singapore. We are committed to build lasting relationships with customers, and pride ourselves as the Bank that is about “Humanising Financial Services” – putting customers as core to our business tenet. Maybank is part of the Maybank Group – a leading banking group in Asia with a strong foothold in all 10 ASEAN countries, and is South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets. With Maybank’s global business footprint, we are well-placed to offer an extensive range of financial solutions and services for individuals, businesses and corporations to meet their evolving financial needs. As at 31 December 2022, Maybank’s total assets in Singapore were approximately S$71.5 billion, with over 2,000 employees.
Established in 2017 in Singapore, MORROW is a consultancy specialising in urban planning, urban design, and architecture. MORROW’s founder and Chairman, Dr Liu Thai Ker is recognised as the “Architect of Modern Singapore”.
MORROW’s team is made up of experienced specialists in urban planning and architecture. Applying proven scientific methodologies, MORROW engages in thorough research and design processes to propose sustainable and liveable master plans for government urban planning agencies and private developers worldwide.
MORROW adopts a similar approach to its architecture. From hotels to residences, cultural institutions and logistic hubs, the firm is adept in designing a wide range of building typologies. It draws inspiration from factors such as the context, culture, end-users and socio-economic conditions to create spaces that have a positive impact on the community.
Drawing upon NTU’s world-renowned faculty and strong industrial connections to develop quality content, PaCE@NTU offers a wide range of programmes and courses for working professionals that are curated from various disciplines, and conducted via different learning platforms.
By offering short courses to semester-long courses, PaCE@NTU aims to equip professionals, managers, executives and tehcnicians (PMETs) with cutting edge knowledge and skills to keep pace with the rapid technological changes in today’s increasingly competitive economy and industrial landscape. The centre is positioned to help realise the national effort in CET and lifelong learning, offers many courses and events to different categories of local learners and international participants, and plays a coordinating role between SkillsFuture Singapore, the Ministry of Education and various NTU’s entities in promoting CET and lifelong learning.
The centre currently administers the Part-Time Bachelor of Engineering Degree Programmes in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science, credit-bearing courses stackable to Specialist or Graduate certificates, as well as Seminars and Short Courses for the PMETs.
OCBC Bank is the longest established Singapore bank, formed in 1932 from the merger of three local banks, the oldest of which was founded in 1912. It is now the second largest financial services group in Southeast Asia by assets and one of the world’s most highly-rated banks, with Aa1 by Moody’s and AA- by both Fitch and S&P. Recognised for its financial strength and stability, OCBC Bank is consistently ranked among the World’s Top 50 Safest Banks by Global Finance and has been named Best Managed Bank in Singapore by The Asian Banker.
OCBC Bank and its subsidiaries offer a broad array of commercial banking, specialist financial and wealth management services, ranging from consumer, corporate, investment, private and transaction banking to treasury, insurance, asset management and stockbroking services.
OCBC Bank’s key markets are Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Greater China. It has more than 430 branches and representative offices in 19 countries and regions. These include over 200 branches and offices in Indonesia under subsidiary Bank OCBC NISP, and over 60 branches and offices in Mainland China, Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR under OCBC Wing Hang.
OCBC Bank’s private banking services are provided by its wholly-owned subsidiary Bank of Singapore, which operates on a unique open-architecture product platform to source for the best-in-class products to meet its clients’ goals.
OCBC Bank’s insurance subsidiary, Great Eastern Holdings, is the oldest and most established life insurance group in Singapore and Malaysia. Its asset management subsidiary, Lion Global Investors, is one of the largest private sector asset management companies in Southeast Asia.
For more information, please visit www.ocbc.com.
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Salesforce is the global leader in customer relationship management (CRM), bringing companies and customers together in the digital age. Founded in 1999, Salesforce enables companies of every size and industry to take advantage of powerful technologies — cloud, mobile, social, voice, and artificial intelligence to connect to their customers in a whole new way. Salesforce Customer 360 is our vision for how we help customers with their digital transformation journey. With Customer 360, every team — marketing, sales, commerce, service and operation, analytics and IT departments have a single and shared view of their customers on an integrated CRM platform powered by AI.
Salesforce helps SMEs across the globe, Asia and Singapore to find more quality leads, win more deals faster, and keep more customers with personalised service in this digital-first world.
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Singtel is Asia’s leading communications technology group, providing a portfolio of services from next-generation communication, 5G and technology services to infotainment to both consumers and businesses. The Group has presence in Asia, Australia and Africa and reaches over 750 million mobile customers in 21 countries. Its infrastructure and technology services for businesses span 21 countries, with more than 428 direct points of presence in 362 cities.
For consumers, Singtel delivers a complete and integrated suite of services, including mobile, broadband and TV. For businesses, Singtel offers a complementary array of workforce mobility solutions, data hosting, cloud, network infrastructure, analytics and cyber security capabilities.
Singtel is dedicated to continuous innovation, harnessing next-generation technologies to create new and exciting customer experiences as it shapes a more sustainable, digital future.
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Stone Forest is the business services arm of RSM in Singapore. We are the largest accounting and business advisory group outside the Big 4 in Singapore. We are experienced in supporting the growth of mid-market businesses, helping them to improve profits, enhance business value and internationalise.
We support businesses in their financial, IT and compliance matters, including critical functions like accounting, payroll/HR management, IT management, corporate secretarial and recruitment.
Our services include:
Accounting, Tax & Advisory
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Payroll Outsourcing & HR Advisory
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Contract Staffing, Recruitment & Pass Services
Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) is a university with a rich heritage in inspiring lifelong education and transforming society through social sciences. We develop work-ready graduates and work-adaptive alumni to their fullest potential through our 3H’s education philosophy – ‘Head’ for professional competency with applied knowledge, ‘Heart’ for social awareness of the needs of the society, and ‘Habit’ for passion towards lifelong learning.
We offer more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programmes, available in full- and part-time study modes which are flexible, modular and inter-disciplinary, catering to both fresh school leavers and adult learners. SUSS also offers a broad range of continuing education and training modular courses for the professional skills upgrading of Singapore’s workforce.
SUSS Centre for Continuing and Professional Education (CCPE) delivers strong enterprise development support in the form of training that empowers organisations. One of our signature programmes is the Executive Management Programme, which is designed to help businesses stay relevant and competitive in the new economy, and covers such topics as Blockchain, Family Business Succession, Logistics, Taxation, Analytics, Digital Marketing, etc. We also train SMEs’ senior leaders in Leadership, Human Resources, Marketing and Innovation as well as Finance and Operations under the SME REN programme.
Since 2020, we are partnering Enterprise Singapore to support the growth of SMEs through the Enterprise Leadership for Transformation (ELT) programme. ELT emphasises practice-over-theory, and provides mentorship to SME owners with experienced faculty and industry practitioners to develop their Strategic Growth Plan for execution.
UOB has a global network of around 500 offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. UOB is rated among the world’s top banks – Aa1 by Moody’s and AA- by Standard & Poor’s and Fitch Ratings respectively – and has been named the ‘Best SME Bank in Asia Pacific 2022’ and ‘Best SME Bank in Singapore 2022’ by The Asian Banker and ‘Best Bank in Singapore 2022’ by Euromoney. Through its integrated regional network, local industry knowledge and sector specialisation, it helps SMEs achieve their growth ambitions seamlessly, and offer innovative solutions to help them seize regional and in-market opportunities, sustainably.
Western Union Business Solutions enables companies of all sizes to send and receive cross-border payments and manage foreign exchange. With deep expertise in moving funds to 170 countries and territories, in more than 130 currencies, we help companies spend less time managing international financial transactions and more time growing their businesses.
Our award-winning, innovative WU EDGE platform creates seamless financial connectivity to support international growth and more profitable trade. With WU EDGE, companies can now connect with global business partners, access powerful tools to make, track and manage payments – faster than ever before – from one easy-to-use, digital platform. Find out more about Western Union Business Solutions.
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The Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (“CCCS”) is a statutory board of the Ministry of Trade and Industry. CCCS administers and enforces the Competition Act 2004 which empowers CCCS to investigate and adjudicate anti-competitive activities, issue directions to stop or prevent anti-competitive activities and impose financial penalties. CCCS is also the administering agency of the Consumer Protection (Fair Trading) Act 2003 or (“CPFTA”) which protects consumers against unfair trade practices in Singapore. Our mission is to make markets work well to create opportunities and choices for businesses and consumers in Singapore. In addition, CCCS advises the Government, other public authorities or consumer protection organisations on national needs and policies in respect of competition matters and consumer protection matters generally and represents Singapore in respect of these matters in the international arena.
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The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) leads Singapore’s digital transformation by developing a vibrant digital economy and an inclusive digital society. As Architects of Singapore’s Digital Future, we foster growth in Infocomm Technology and Media sectors in concert with progressive regulations, harnessing frontier technologies, and developing local talent and digital infrastructure ecosystems to establish Singapore as a digital metropolis.
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Workforce Singapore promotes the development, competitiveness, inclusiveness and employability of all levels of the workforce. Its key mission is to enable Singaporeans to meet their career aspirations, take on quality jobs at different stages of life, and help enterprises be competitive and manpower lean. Workforce Singapore’s focus is on strengthening the Singaporean core and ensuring that Singaporeans are able to have better jobs and careers. Workforce Singapore, in partnership with key stakeholders, also provides support to business owners and companies to enable them to transform and grow, while building a future-ready workforce.
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e2i is the empowering network for workers and employers seeking employment and employability solutions. e2i serves as a bridge between workers and employers, connecting with workers to offer job security through job-matching, career guidance and skills upgrading services, and partnering employers to address their manpower needs through recruitment, training, and job redesign solutions. e2i is a tripartite initiative of the National Trades Union Congress set up to support nation-wide manpower and skills upgrading initiatives.