NZ enters agreement to boost UA and space data tech
The Company’s deep knowledge and great access to data and specific technical tools can be leveraged by New Zealand to build its own R&D capabilities. There is a huge potential for New Zealand to be at the forefront of these rapidly developing sectors.
8 Companies snag inaugural SG:D Techblazer Awards
Singapore infocomm media companies are headed on the fast lane in tech innovation. In the first ever Singapore Digital (SG:D) Techblazer Awards, eight companies across three categories were recognised and awarded for their ground-breaking development or adoption of disruptive technologies.
Mobile app offers financing options to unbanked Filipinos
Innovative digital solutions can potentially transform the lives of Filipinos by making financial services more convenient, affordable and contextualised to their needs and aspirations.
Smartphones to aid in forecasting illness
Since smartphones are brought everywhere, it may have already tracked a person’s data and behaviour. Wearable devices, similarly, can generate an individual’s fitness data. Collecting these data can produce a comprehensive picture of one’s health and well-being.
Thai govt and tech giant collaborate to train IoT, cybersecurity talent
The programme will train 250 professionals in the two sectors with a specific aim to train 50 teachers. Teachers who get trained under this programme will obtain a co-certification from the DEPA and the tech giant’s Networking Academy.
Philippine Bureau of Customs upgrades system to eradicate corruption
The anti-corruption system is currently being piloted at the ports of Batangas, Subic, Clark, Surigao and Limay. 1-ASSESSMENT processes the goods on a first in, first out (FIFO) basis with key performance indicators being measured based on speed of transaction.