Thailand and Turkey to cooperate in science, technology

As both countries are among the world’s emerging economies, science, technological development, innovation, and qualified human resources are important in the transitioning of both countries to the next stage. The deal increased the numbers of countries that TUBITAK cooperates with to 49.

Malaysian university gathers international experts to explore digital economy

Academicians and industry players gathered at the 11th Curtin University Science and Engineering (CUTSE) International Conference 2018 at the campus in Malaysia aimed at promoting national and international interests by advancing strategies for employing STI to address global challenges and improve development outcome.

Data Analytics to combat financial crime

The Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism Industry Partnership launched a paper to encourage the adoption of data analytics solutions by financial institutions.

My Health Record’s privacy protections strengthens

The Australian Parliament passed the My Health Records Amendment (Strengthening Privacy) Bill 2018. The amendments allow Australians to opt in or out of having a My Health Record at any time during their life.

UNSW receives largest ARC funding share

With total funding worth A$ 45 million, the various projects include climate change and coastal ecosystems, genome editing, cyber-attacks and low-cost technology, among others.

Indonesia to regulate digital gold transactions

The sellers will be required to physically have the gold products on hand before they can actually offer them to potential buyers online. More importantly, the transaction should also be finalised through clearing, which means that the product should be received upon completion of payment.