Wrapping up for the day? Check out today’s biggest headlines first.
1.Ant Financial invests in Thailand’s Ascend Money as part of global expansion play
The companies said in statement that the deal would help Ascend Money grow its digital and offline payments and financial services business in Thailand, while opening doors for Ant Financial to expand into the broader Southeast Asian market.
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2. SingPost launches ‘Center of Innovation’, opens ecommerce logistics hub