‘Our alliance with NETS is ABN AMRO’s entry into E-commerce in the region’, comments Rajan Ray, Country Manager, ABN AMRO Bank (Singapore). ‘NETS B-to-B will give us the link to provide our corporate clients with a unique E-commerce solution through one integrated system.’ This view is shared by Mr. Chan Kah Khuen, General Manager (Development) of NETS who said: ‘An increasing number of companies in Singapore are turning to Internet technology in order to streamline their businesses, to make them more efficient and customer-oriented. NETS B-to-B solution offers the advantage of a fully integrated bill presentment and payment facility, which in turn, results in substantial cost savings as well as faster turnaround time for companies.’
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Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.