Digital payments in India get WhatsApp boost

Digital payments in India registered significant growth in recent months amid the Covid-19 pandemic, a trend likely to be further reinforced with the launch of a payment facility on WhatsApp earlier this month. The number of Unified Payments Interface-based (UPI-based)

DBS has the firepower to right LVB ship

Fortune favours the brave, as the saying goes. The question for DBS is whether the Reserve Bank of India’s call to amalgamate troubled Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB) with the Singapore bank has fortune written all over it. Please subscribe or

GIC and co-investors buy Reliance's Indian telecom towers for US$3.4 billion

BENGALURU (REUTERS) – GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, said on Tuesday (Sept 1) that its affiliates and a group of investors, including Canada’s Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, bought an Indian telecom tower company from a unit of Reliance Industries for US$3.4