Virtual banking lauded at major milestone for HK
Home to over 550 FinTech firms, Hong Kong is revolutionising the finance industry operates. More initiatives from the region can be expected according to top InvestHK leader.
Malaysia to build the first blockchain-city in Asia
China and several major corporations will support the construction of the city which aims to enhance tourism development in the country and improve education via the use of blockchain technology.
BSP releases draft of National Payment Systems Act IRR
National Payments Systems Act is the first comprehensive legal and regulatory framework governing the payment systems in the Philippines.
Western Australia streamlines police work with smart devices
Devices will reduce the need for officers to return to the station to complete administrative tasks, allowing officers to spend more time policing the streets and the community.
EXCLUSIVE – Philippine OpenGov Leadership Forum 2019: Recognition of Excellence for Filipino agencies – Part 3
The OpenGov Recognition of Excellence (RoE) 2019 recognised and celebrated a total of 13 government agencies, academic institutions, organisations and a city from the Philippines for striving towards excellence in ICT strategies, policies and initiatives.
NITI Aayog to use a digital land model for better land management
The policy commission of India is considering recommending Uttar Pradesh’s (UP) ‘digital land’ model to other states for improved digital record keeping and analysis.
New Government scheme launched to help law firms adopt technology
The Ministry of Law (MinLaw), the Law Society of Singapore (LawSoc), Enterprise Singapore and the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) announced the launch of a new $3.68m scheme to help Singapore Law Practices adopt technology yesterday. Under the new Tech-celerate for Law programme, Singapore Law Practices can get funding support of up to 70% of […]