Malaysia’s 5G on track
The task force has seen an increase in its membership numbers and industry readiness in 5G implementation. In addition, various plans are being discussed by each working group in the task force.
NASSCOM, NANHEALTH to improve healthcare sector through digital adoption
The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) will collaborate with healthcare body NATHEALTH. The joint initiative will function as an interface between the industry and government on various policy and regulatory topics.
EXCLUSIVE OpenGov Breakfast Insight: Future Airports – Taking Off with Digital Transformation
Airports of today are complex, multi-functional travel hubs offering a wide range of services; they have become key drivers of social and economic progress the world over.
Common ICT platform needed to stimulate sustainable economic development
Businesses within Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines appeal for a common platform and harmonisation policy, which will make them more efficient.
PolyU holds event for design-led tech
The Symposium aimed to create awareness of new design approaches to tech-style and highlighting the industry’s needs to work collaboratively across disciplines as technology and consumer demands evolve.
ETDA holds first Thailand Digital ID Symposium 2019
The aim is to collaborate with experts to empower the Thai digital economy. Particularly with regards to using the digital ID to succeed, pushing the system to prove and verify that it is convenient, safe, easy to use, and fast.
HKMA launches FinTech-focused academy
The Academy will be funded by Exchange Fund with a budget of HK$80 million for the first year. Top executives from the city to be actively involved in the academy’s development programme.
Malaysia pushing forward agenda on tech talent development
As its digital talent demand is expected to grow 15% annually, it is critical that Malaysia prepares a strong talent pipeline to harness the socio-economic opportunities that come with digitalisation and smart technologies.
MeitY expenditure under Digital India has doubled: IT Minister
The Digital India programme has effectively utilised digital technologies to transform the lives of people while ensuring the digital inclusion of all segments in the country.
Coding boot camp for adults to address demand for skilled workers
The coding boot camp is a part-time, 24-week program that gives participants the knowledge and skills to build dynamic end-to-end web applications and become a full stack web developer.