Victorian Budget 2018/19 will invest in connecting regional and rural communities and help businesses capture the opportunities of digital economy.
This funding intends to ensure that the Victorian Government
has the strong cyber security capabilities required to protect the delivery of
public services through a whole-of-government approach. The Budget also
includes A$2.6 million to assist the Office of the Victorian Information
Commissioner to better support government in protecting the privacy of
Using advanced data mining and network analysis techniques, researchers analysed 1.4 million admission records to evaluate the health of the cohort and developed a comorbidity network.
The new tool helps address the challenge of identifying the
right goods and/or services classes for a trade mark that has long been an area
of confusion for customers and one where they can make costly mistakes.
The project aims to streamline the process of setting up and
operating a business, roll out digital exchange of trade licenses and related
documentation for all business activities, and ensure regulatory compliance
across Dubai’s business ecosystem.
Dubai Police has launched the eCrime platform to receive reports from members of the public, private and public entities on issues and crimes in the cyberspaces.
The ASEAN released a concept note outlining Singapore’s proposal to establish an ASEAN Smart Cities Network which include 26 pilot cities.
The Australian Government will establish a position called
the National Data Commissioner to be the trusted overseer of the public data
system. The Government will also introduce legislation establishing
institutional and governance arrangements including Accredited Data Authorities
and a trusted user framework to facilitate better sharing of data.