Peter Sabine

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Can blockchain break shackles of 40 million people caught in modern slavery?

Diginex works with governments and NGOs on blockchain-enabled systems to ensure contract details and workers’ whereabouts are recorded for all to see

20 Dec 2018 - 10:08AM
Can blockchain break shackles of 40 million people caught in modern slavery?

Diginex works with governments and NGOs on blockchain-enabled systems to ensure contract details and workers’ whereabouts are recorded for all to see

DeskTop survives onslaught from the mobile app

Smartphones are driving Thailand’s e-commerce boon, but desktop purchasing maintains its relevance

9 Dec 2018 - 6:31PM
DeskTop survives onslaught from the mobile app

Smartphones are driving Thailand’s e-commerce boon, but desktop purchasing maintains its relevance

Chinachem embraces technology as disruption lurks around the corner

The property industry is seen as a safe bet in Hong Kong, but leaders are anticipating the digital threat and moving ahead of the curve, writes Peter Sabine

12 Feb 2019 - 6:29PM
Chinachem embraces technology as disruption lurks around the corner

The property industry is seen as a safe bet in Hong Kong, but leaders are anticipating the digital threat and moving ahead of the curve, writes Peter Sabine

Can blockchain help soccer fan Jason Sze democratise ‘the beautiful game’?

Co-founder and CEO of 433 Token to use cryptocurrency transaction system and smart contracts to connect soccer stars with youth players and fans

13 Nov 2018 - 1:18PM
Can blockchain help soccer fan Jason Sze democratise ‘the beautiful game’?

Co-founder and CEO of 433 Token to use cryptocurrency transaction system and smart contracts to connect soccer stars with youth players and fans

Arbitration essential in the new ‘Wild West’

With the Belt and Road seen as a risky business, companies are looking to alleviate many of the challenges involved

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM
Arbitration essential in the new ‘Wild West’

With the Belt and Road seen as a risky business, companies are looking to alleviate many of the challenges involved

China seeks to offer greater protection in emerging markets

‘Belt and Road Initiative’ has many doubters, with some observers sceptical about protection of IP. But there are ways to mitigate the risks

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM
China seeks to offer greater protection in emerging markets

‘Belt and Road Initiative’ has many doubters, with some observers sceptical about protection of IP. But there are ways to mitigate the risks

Soaring Hong Kong prices put Bangkok on the radar

Investors are targeting condominiums in the capital city as rules make it easy to buy, provided the cash is available

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM
Soaring Hong Kong prices put Bangkok on the radar

Investors are targeting condominiums in the capital city as rules make it easy to buy, provided the cash is available

Can China’s Greater Bay Area initiative really work?

Differences need to be resolved in the GBA’s border controls, environmental protection, currency, legislation, taxes, and rules on investment

28 May 2018 - 9:47AM
Can China’s Greater Bay Area initiative really work?

Differences need to be resolved in the GBA’s border controls, environmental protection, currency, legislation, taxes, and rules on investment

Millennials avoid high rents and drive co-living boom across Greater Bay Area and elsewhere in China

Coliving spaces have proliferated in Hong Kong, from Bibliothèque in Yau Ma Tei and M3 International Youth Community in Central, to Mini Ocean Park Station in Shouson Hill, and Campus Hong Kong in Tsuen Wan

28 May 2018 - 9:30AM
Millennials avoid high rents and drive co-living boom across Greater Bay Area and elsewhere in China

Coliving spaces have proliferated in Hong Kong, from Bibliothèque in Yau Ma Tei and M3 International Youth Community in Central, to Mini Ocean Park Station in Shouson Hill, and Campus Hong Kong in Tsuen Wan

Graft busters could protect investors, says Trace International

Trace says anticorruption body could also protect China’s prestige in initiative’s crime hot spots

19 Mar 2018 - 10:03AM
Graft busters could protect investors, says Trace International

Trace says anticorruption body could also protect China’s prestige in initiative’s crime hot spots

Digital currencies: Worries of a crackdown have abated

Enthusiastic investors are trading as they await further news about regulations

1 Mar 2018 - 11:51AM
Digital currencies: Worries of a crackdown have abated

Enthusiastic investors are trading as they await further news about regulations

‘Belt and Road Initiative’ analysts warn Europe – don’t miss the boat
Environmental, social and governance regulations turn risk into opportunity for Hong Kong businesses
Singapore’s themed MICE events offer a break from the conventional
Tale of two cities: Singapore and Hong Kong make ideal trading partners
World-class entertainers to light up the stage at Singapore Grand Prix 2017
Large enterprises and start-ups focus on tech-driven solutions
M&A deals increase as big Chinese enterprises splurge and ‘Belt and Road Initiative’ gathers momentum
Belt and road gateway: Hong Kong has pivotal role to play in exporting Chinese influence around world
Sino-African relations: Chinese private sector becomes more active in trade