Hong Kong Chief Executive’s Policy Address highlights – Part Five

The Chief Executive noted that the Government has adopted a five-pronged approach in facilitating Fintech development: promotion, facilitation, regulation, talents and funding. She also shared that Hong Kong will work towards sustaining the current rapid development of the digital economy.

Malaysian media company investing heavily in training its own talent

The CIP helped the company identify and certify “innovation champions”, believed by the firm to a crucial step in accelerating its digital transformation. The CTP aims to equip teams with the new skills required to securely design, build, deploy, and operate the firm’s new offerings in the cloud.

App to improve Filipino healthcare experience

The founders have signed up 150 doctors, since its launch last September, in Davao City alone. The aim is to include more than a thousand physicians and is actively marketing to healthcare providers in other areas of the country such as Cagayan, Zamboanga, Cotabato, and soon, Metro Manila.

AI, Blockchain to change the nature of jobs: Indian PM

The Prime Minister said that the country’s diversity, demographic potential, fast-growing market size and digital infrastructure has the ability to make India a global hub for research and implementation. Industry 4.0 and AI development will lead to better healthcare, benefit the agricultural sector and reduce costs.

App boosts environment appreciation for Australians

Researchers are encouraging citizens all over Australia to download the app and report what they see. The aim of the project is to determine how brush turkeys have adapted so quickly to urban environments and what makes them geared towards urban life.

Minister Chan Chun Sing reviews ITMs

At The Future Economy Conference and Exhibition, Minister for Trade and Industry, Mr Chan Chun Sing shares where the Singapore economy is since the launch of the 23 Industry Transformation Maps.