Online purchase

A third of S’poreans made their first online purchase amid the Covid-19 pandemic: Poll

SINGAPORE (BUSINESS TIMES) – Nearly three in four consumers (74%) in Singapore are shopping online more frequently due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to research by Visa. A third (31%) of Singaporeans have also made an online purchase for the first time. This change in behavior is due to the nationwide lockdown, social distancing measures, […]

Online trading

How a new generation of investors is changing online trading

Businessman checking stock market data. He uses a cell phone. Forex economic data analysis … [+] graphic. Getty Online trading platform applications have brought a new generation of investors to the stock market. Thanks to apps like Robinhood and All of Us Financial, the casual investor is no longer tied to using bank-run brokerage firms. […]

Online purchase

Volvo will only make electric vehicles by 2030 and will require online purchase

Volvo says it will only make electric vehicles by 2030. But if you want one, you’ll have to buy it online. The Swedish automaker said on Tuesday it was phasing out production of all internal combustion engine cars, including hybrids. “There is no long-term future for cars with internal combustion engines,” said Henrik Green, Volvo’s […]