TMRW by UOB wins both Best Digital Bank for Southeast Asia and for Millennials at the Global Retail Banking Innovation Awards

SINGAPORE, Nov. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TMRW by UOB has been named the Best Digital Bank forSoutheast Asia for the second consecutive year at the Global Retail Banking Innovation Awards 2021 byThe Digital Banker. The award recognises TMRW for its industry-leading digital capabilities to create a...

2021-11-25 16:31 2498

UOB to invest $500m to ramp up digital capabilities across ASEAN as it aims to more than double its digital retail customers by 2026

SINGAPORE, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB today announced that it will invest up to$500 million in digital innovation initiatives as it seeks to double the retail customers it serves digitally to more than seven million customers across ASEAN by 2026. As part of its investment, UOB will bring...

2021-09-29 11:44 9769

UOB ramps up digital innovation to grow its wealth management franchise across ASEAN

SINGAPORE, June 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB is expanding its range of digital wealth management solutions as it sets out to serve more of ASEAN's growing population of underserved increasingly affluent consumers. As many of them think investing is difficult and requires significant sums or do no...

2021-06-24 18:29 24311

TMRW by UOB Continues to Blaze Trails in Digital Banking with Recognition by International Finance as Best Digital Bank in Indonesia and Thailand

SINGAPORE, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TMRW by UOB was awarded the best digital bank in bothIndonesia and Thailand at the International Finance Awards 2021, adding to the digital bank's growing list of 33 accolades in the past two years. The awards were organised byInternational Finance, an int...

2021-06-16 16:38 21733

UOB grants its first two green trade finance facilities under industry framework to help clients broaden sustainability initiatives and strengthen supply chain resilience

SINGAPORE, May 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB today announced that it has extended its first green trade finance facilities under the Green Finance Industry Taskforce's Green and Sustainable Trade Finance and Working Capital Framework. The facilities will help two of the Bank's clients inSingapore'...

2021-05-19 12:30 13052

UOB and American Express(R) launch cashback card that meets the needs of consumers who want unlimited cashback on all card spend

SINGAPORE, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB and American Express have joined forces to launch the UOB Absolute Cashback American Express Card® for consumers who want a cashback product that earns them cashback on all card spend. U...

2021-05-04 15:13 5571

The 40th UOB Painting of the Year competition calls for artists to push the limits of their imagination and ingenuity

SINGAPORE, April 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB is calling for artists in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand to push the limits of their imagination and ingenuity through the 40th UOB Painting of the Year (POY) competition. This year,Singapore's longest-running annual art competition and ...

2021-04-28 16:29 4790

TMRW launches TMRW Creators Camp to help millennials with a passion for content creation make tomorrow theirs

BANGKOK, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TMRW by UOB, the first mobile-only bank for ASEAN's digital generation, has launched TMRW Creators Camp, to equip millennials with skills and knowledge to further their dream career of being a content creator.

2021-04-07 14:26 3650

UOB and Singapore Business Federation to connect Singapore companies to cross-border opportunities arising from ASEAN's US$3 trillion economy

SINGAPORE, Feb. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB is stepping up its efforts to help moreSingapore companies seize cross-border business opportunities in ASEAN's US$3 trillion economy[1]. The Bank today signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with Singapore Business Federation (SBF) to be the chosen ...

2021-02-19 18:28 12408

Solidarity through Solitude secures the 2020 UOB Southeast Asian Painting of the Year title for Indonesia

SINGAPORE, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB has conferred the 2020 UOB Southeast Asian Painting of the Year (POY) award to MrPrabu Perdana, a 36-year-old artist from Bandung,West Java, for his painting titled Isolated Garden. Mr Perdana's painting was chosen from among the national winners of th...

2020-12-10 20:13 10326

Four in five FinTech firms in ASEAN set on expanding despite the COVID-19 pandemic: UOB, PwC and SFA report

SINGAPORE, Dec. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite disruptions brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, four in five financial technology (FinTech) firms in ASEAN will push ahead with their expansion plans in the next two years. According to theFinTech in ASEAN: Get up, Reset, Go! report[1] by UOB (U...

2020-12-09 20:33 11866

UOB secures more than S$3 billion of foreign direct investment into Vietnam in alliance with its Foreign Investment Agency

SINGAPORE, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB is stepping up its efforts to help companies seize opportunities in the region's fastest-growing economy,Vietnam[1] , after securing more thanS$3 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) into the country[2]. The Bank and Vietnam's Foreign Investment A...

2020-11-30 16:37 5966

UOB launches its Smart City Sustainable Finance Framework, the first by a bank in Asia to help more companies advance responsibly

SINGAPORE, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB today launched the UOB Smart City Sustainable Finance Framework (UOBSCSFF), the first dedicated financing framework by a bank inAsia to make sustainable financing more accessible to companies contributing to the creation of smart cities[1]. Aligned wit...

2020-11-24 15:11 11879

UOB puts mental well-being at the heart of its new approach to work post COVID-19

SINGAPORE, Nov. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- UOB today announced that it is giving the majority of its 26,000-strong workforce the choice to work remotely two days a week once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. Underlying the change is the Bank's desire to ensure the right balance between professional...

2020-11-13 13:31 7245

UOB levels up its Group-wide training programme, Better U, as part of the Bank's commitment to invest in its people

SINGAPORE, Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- United Overseas Bank (UOB) today announced that it has expanded its award-winning Group-wide learning and development programme, Better U, to enable its employees to master skillsets in data analytics and project management, two areas essential to future ...

2020-10-27 15:44 11985

UOB Group Commercial Banking donates 800 nourishing meals to fuel frontline healthcare heroes at Tan Tock Seng Hospital in the continued fight against COVID-19

SINGAPORE, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- United Overseas Bank (UOB) Group Commercial Banking this week donated 800 meals to express its appreciation of and gratitude towards healthcare heroes working on the COVID-19 frontline at Tan Tock Seng Hospital.

2020-06-18 15:24 11019