How to accept more forms of digital payments and why it’s good for your biz

How to accept more forms of digital payments and why it’s good for your biz

6

November

2019

We have mentioned this quite a few times and we are sure you have seen news articles related to this many times in recent times. Our country is moving towards being a smart nation which accepts digital mobile payments. There has been a steady increase in the number of digital wallets/payment providers recently. The acceptance of more payment methods means your business can reach a wider group of customers, including tourists. Our friendly neighboring countries such as China and Thailand (especially so in China) has seen a high adoption rate for digital payments and it has become a way of...
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FairPrice E-Vouchers For Your Gifting Needs

FairPrice E-Vouchers For Your Gifting Needs

25

October

2019

FairPrice Online is the e-commerce portal of NTUC Fairprice Co-operative Ltd, Singapore’s largest grocery retailer. With FairPrice Online, you can shop for a wide range of your household needs – from fresh produce to quality wines, and home care essentials to baby products. Have them delivered to your door, or choose the most convenient time and place for pickup. Enjoy an effortless shopping experience with FairPrice Online, whether from your computer, tablet or mobile phone. NPN now stocks Fairprice Online e-vouchers which you may purchase from your favourite e-commerce platforms at a discounted rate as a gift or for personal...
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Gojek Vouchers – now available

Gojek Vouchers – now available

23

October

2019

Ride hailing apps have become quite an integral part of our lives. We are getting more and more used to turning to these apps as solution to our transportation woes which equates to a higher demand. We all know what usually happens when demand increases for something. So don't we all love it even more when we can get a bang for our buck and some savings for these ride hailing apps? Well, NPN is happy to share that we are the only place in Singapore where you can purchase vouchers from for the 2 major ride hailing apps at...
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Shopee moves into new headquarters

Shopee moves into new headquarters

4

October

2019

SINGAPORE-based e-commerce company Shopee has recently moved into their new headquarters at Science Park. The new building has an office space of 244,000 square feet across six floors and is expected to house up to 3,000 employees. The company currently employs more than 1,000 employees and is looking to hire more talent and strengthen its presence across South-east Asia and Taiwan. In addition to workspaces and a cafeteria, the building houses a 3,000 square feet gymnasium, a mini arcade and a dinner catering service. Shopee was previously located at Ascent in Science Park, with part of the team working out...
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Digital bank license application opens

Digital bank license application opens

14

September

2019

We have previously shared about how Singapore will be moving towards starting of digital banks and this is on it's way to becoming a reality very soon. Applications for a digital bank license has opened during the last week of August right through till the end of the year. The regulator opened up applications for no more than two licences for a digital full bank, and up to three licences for a digital wholesale bank. The 2 digital full-fledged banks will be able to provide a wide range of financial services and take deposits from retail and non-retail customers. They will...
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9.9 Promotions

9.9 Promotions

30

August

2019

Payday is here and 9 September is a mere 10 days away from us. What is so special about 9 September you might ask.. WELL WELL WELL.. it's the start of a string of sale events for the last few months of this year (10.10, 11.11, 12.12. You get the gist..). I'd be saving up this month's pay for a few more days if I were you cos you will definitely be getting more bang for your buck during these sale campaigns. For starters, the e-commerce platforms will all be giving out some extra perks to shoppers during the campaign period...
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Singtel’s Expansion into more e-commerce platforms

Singtel’s Expansion into more e-commerce platforms

16

August

2019

We've share quite a few times about Singtel's Official Store on Lazada but here's what's new.. NPN has recently helped Singtel launch their official store on 3 more platforms - Qoo10, Shopee & EZbuy! Each platform has their own group of loyal users and supporters so presence on more platforms would definitely be beneficial for the brand. But of course things do not end there. Just being present is not enough in these competitive platforms so you can be sure that you will see some attractive promotions coming your way.. Especially since the last quarter of the year is usually...
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self-register your Prepaid SIM Card with Singtel’s new EKYC SIM

self-register your Prepaid SIM Card with Singtel’s new EKYC SIM

8

August

2019

Prepaid SIM Cards were traditionally sold only at brick-and-mortar shops. You would have to bring along your passport or IC and have the store owner register your SIM for you. This process is now a thing of the past with Singtel. Customers can now purchase a SIM card and do the registrations online, anytime of the day, in the comforts of their own home with the newly launched eKYC (electronic Know Your Customer) service. The first-of-its-kind service is launched by Singtel, for its prepaid customers. It is designed to be fuss-free and easy and this self-registration process can be completed...
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Singtel Dash payment will soon be accepted in Japan

Singtel Dash payment will soon be accepted in Japan

3

August

2019

Singtel Dash is a mobile wallet with a suite of benefits for users. It allows users to pay with Dash Visa Virtual account, pay on buses, trains and taxis, pay overseas, send money locally, remit money and exclusive deals for users as well as of course, making payments at Dash merchants. Soon, users will also be able to pay for their purchases in Japan with Dash following the addition of mobile payment technology company Netstars to regional payment network VIA. Netstars has 100,000 shops in its payment network, including Family mart, outlets at Haneda airport and amusement parks. Users will...
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New Retail New Experience – What is New Retail?

New Retail New Experience – What is New Retail?

26

July

2019

As our tagline, New Retail New Experience, suggests, NPN is in the business of New Retail. This concept is still pretty new in Singapore and we totally understand if the questions “What is new retail?” flashed through your mind. The term “New Retail” was coined by Alibaba founder Jack Ma in 2016. It is leveraging data from every aspect of a brand to improve the customer experience. Mr Ma calls it "the integration of online, offline, logistics and data across a single value chain". It builds on the idea of omnichannel marketing which involves creating a seamless customer experience across...
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How to accept more forms of digital payments and why it’s good for your biz

How to accept more forms of digital payments and why it’s good for your biz

6

November

2019

We have mentioned this quite a few times and we are sure you have seen news articles related to this...
Continue Reading

FairPrice E-Vouchers For Your Gifting Needs

FairPrice E-Vouchers For Your Gifting Needs

25

October

2019

FairPrice Online is the e-commerce portal of NTUC Fairprice Co-operative Ltd, Singapore’s largest grocery retailer. With FairPrice Online, you can...
Continue Reading

Gojek Vouchers – now available

Gojek Vouchers – now available

23

October

2019

Ride hailing apps have become quite an integral part of our lives. We are getting more and more used to...
Continue Reading

Shopee moves into new headquarters

Shopee moves into new headquarters

4

October

2019

SINGAPORE-based e-commerce company Shopee has recently moved into their new headquarters at Science Park. The new building has an office...
Continue Reading

Digital bank license application opens

Digital bank license application opens

14

September

2019

We have previously shared about how Singapore will be moving towards starting of digital banks and this is on it's...
Continue Reading

9.9 Promotions

9.9 Promotions

30

August

2019

Payday is here and 9 September is a mere 10 days away from us. What is so special about 9 September...
Continue Reading

Singtel’s Expansion into more e-commerce platforms

Singtel’s Expansion into more e-commerce platforms

16

August

2019

We've share quite a few times about Singtel's Official Store on Lazada but here's what's new.. NPN has recently helped...
Continue Reading

self-register your Prepaid SIM Card with Singtel’s new EKYC SIM

self-register your Prepaid SIM Card with Singtel’s new EKYC SIM

8

August

2019

Prepaid SIM Cards were traditionally sold only at brick-and-mortar shops. You would have to bring along your passport or IC...
Continue Reading

Singtel Dash payment will soon be accepted in Japan

Singtel Dash payment will soon be accepted in Japan

3

August

2019

Singtel Dash is a mobile wallet with a suite of benefits for users. It allows users to pay with Dash...
Continue Reading

New Retail New Experience – What is New Retail?

New Retail New Experience – What is New Retail?

26

July

2019

As our tagline, New Retail New Experience, suggests, NPN is in the business of New Retail. This concept is still...
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