AI detects street signs in need of replacement or repair
The fully-automated system is trained using AI-powered object detection to identify street signs that are in need of replacement or repair from the freely available images.
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas to test electronic payment of tax
The central bank is looking at utilising the National Retail Payment System for the electronic collection or payments of taxes to the Bureau of Internal Revenue.
Singapore and India Look to Digital Connectivity for Bilateral Collaboration
Minister-in-charge of Trade Relations Mr Iswaran is in Delhi, India from 19 to 20 June 2019. During the visit, Mr Iswaran will meet with key counterparts and reaffirm Singapore’s warm and wide-ranging relationship with India. Both sides will discuss areas to further economic cooperation including in innovation and start-ups. Mr Iswaran is accompanied by officials […]
Virtual Reality prepares paramedics for mass casualty events
The Virtual Reality Mass Casualty Triage Simulator immerses paramedic students in a 360 degree fully immersive environment that they interact with using a headset and hand-held controls.
Malaysia wants to attract more blockchain tech professionals
MDEC and its two partners jointly launched the program which seeks to attract foreign tech professionals. They will be permitted to stay in the country for up to 12 months to provide blockchain-related services or undergo training at Malaysian companies.
PolyU recognised for tech contributions
The awards affirm the university’s endeavours in developing and translating its technologies into practical applications with intrinsic value for the benefit of the global community.
Vietnam issues ICT reference framework for smart city development
The ICT reference framework is a set of functions to link smart regions, applications, and urban services to ensure consistency and synchronisation in smart city development.
The Philippines’ Department of Trade and Industry signs MoA on blockchain
The Memorandum of Agreement will enhance capacity building and institutional development of the effective use of blockchain technology in the Philippines.