Citibank Singapore launches digital-only offering to woo younger affluent clients

SINGAPORE – Citibank Singapore has launched a digital wealth offering that lets customers earn interest of up to 2.8 per cent a year. The Interest Booster Account on the bank’s new Citi Plus on its mobile app pays interest in five categories: spending, investing, insurance, mortgage and savings. Customers can earn bonus interest ranging from […]

Dublin hopeful N.Ireland protocol talks to resume in weeks

Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney attends press conference with his German counterpart (unseen) in Berlin, Germany, Dec 11, 2020. (FABRIZIO BENSCH / POOL / AFP) DUBLIN – Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Friday that he was optimistic that talks between Britain and the European Union on overhauling Northern Ireland's post-Brexit trading arrangements could […]

EU regulator backs wider use of AstraZeneca COVID therapy

This photo shows a general view of the offices of British-Swedish multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company AstraZeneca PLC in Macclesfield, Cheshire on July 21, 2020. (PAUL ELLIS / AFP) JOHANNESBURG / BERLIN / LOS ANGELES / LONDON – Europe's medicines regulator has backed using AstraZeneca's preventative COVID-19 therapy as a treatment for the disease and also […]

El Salvador president plans for re-election despite legal ban

El Salvador's President Nayib Bukele participates in the closing ceremony of a congress for cryptocurrency investors in Santa Maria Mizata, El Salvador on Nov 20, 2021. (SALVADOR MELENDEZ / AP) SAN SALVADOR – El Salvador President Nayib Bukele said Thursday he would run for re-election, despite the country's constitution prohibiting presidents from having consecutive terms. […]

Probinex to tackle traditional finance creating a new all-in-one ecosystem

New York, NY, September 16, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – A native utility token, staking program, crypto-friendly e-wallet, an audited platform for a broader public, and eventually, a 24/7 exchange combining traditional assets with cryptocurrencies. Probinex is an ambitious project that aims to build a bridge between the world of traditional finance, fintech, and crypto. It aims to offer […]