Malaysian universities use blockchain tech to combat fake degrees
The system will prevent fake degrees from being proliferated, an issue that has a negative impact on the national higher education system. The application was recently expanded to all public and private universities.
Malaysia’s GAIN tech firms poised for global impact
The GAIN programme’s diverse set of companies, which span sectors including cloud, big data, IoT, e-commerce, cybersecurity, drone technology, robotics, finance and fintech, are growing at 47% CAGR compared to ‘normal’ tech firms’ 27%.
JTC Corporation and Singapore Polytechnic partner for advanced manufacturing industry
Jurong Innovation District is part of the next stage in the upgrading of the advanced manufacturing industry which involves the inclusion of new technology and enhanced processes for manufacturing.
New School of Biomedical Engineering to improve health outcomes
The School of Biomedical Engineering will use innovative biotechnologies focused on tissue and neural engineering, nanomaterials and introduce novel approaches to overcome chronic disease.
Philippine Fintech alliance to adopt TechnoEthics
TechnoEthics is a framework on the ethical utilisation of emerging technologies, which will protect the consumers against the misuse and abuse of innovations.
Thailand: bringing innovation and tech to agriculture
Agriculture can be made sustainable with digital nutrition, which is a new way of optimizing farmers’ performance through digitalization by using the same amount of materials to achieve higher productivity.
NZ Government to boost Smart Ideas and research projects
One of the Smart Ideas projects of the University of Auckland to receive funding is developing a lightweight building partition system to reduce building noise pollution levels.
Republic Polytechnic Singapore to roll-out new AI training programme
The programme will shape and grow future engineers from having basic knowledge of AI to be experts who are equipped with the skills for building deep learning predictive models for AI solutions.
Matching tech to protect Victorians from identity fraud
Victorian driver license data will be uploaded to the Federal Government’s National Driver Licence Facial Recognition Solution to improve monitoring for fraudulent or duplicate IDs.
Vietnam taking steps to boost digital economy
Over the past 10 years, Vietnam’s digital economy has been developing constantly in both infrastructure and business market.