World Bank, Alibaba fund invest in Hong Kong-based fintech startup

Hong Kong-based startup CompareAsiaGroup has secured $50 million (S$70 million) in funding from investors led by the World Bank's commercial lending arm, as the personal finance management platform looks to develop its technology and launch more products. The International Finance Corp (IFC), as the World Bank unit is called, said it

Noida launches ‘war room’ to check misinformation

Noida: A week after it was conceived, a 'war room' was set up in Noida by the district administration on Monday. District magistrate BN Singh said the war room will not only check the spread of misinformation on government schemes, but will also keep a tab on hate messages on social media. "There are different government

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