Want to get into tech? Here’s what our new graduates say

  In collaboration with GovTech     These days, people really want to get into the thriving tech sector. Students are dreaming about being software engineers. Mid-career switchers are attending bootcamps in an attempt to get up to speed. For those of us who don’t have the luxury of time and background in the topic, […]

Government Technology Agency Awards Tender for Further Batches of TraceTogether Tokens

The Government Technology Agency has awarded the tender to design and manufacture further batches of the TraceTogether Tokens to two bidders – a consortium comprising Siix Singapore Pte Ltd and iWOW Pte Ltd; and PCI Private Limited. Design and Production of TraceTogether Token Drawing from the experience gained in producing the initial batch, GovTech will […]

Vietnam to make 30% of level 4 public services online this year

Prime Minister, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, has urged ministries and localities to have 30% of their online public services reach level 4 by the end of this year. He was speaking at an online meeting of the National Committee on e-government, earlier this week. Public services at level 4 allow users to fill in and send […]

Victoria rolls out online wellbeing support for families

The Victorian Government is helping parents and carers manage home learning and stay resilient during the coronavirus pandemic by providing a range of free online resources. The Minister for Education introduced a notable child psychologist for a webinar on 25 August 2020 and following high demand, a second will be held, 15 September 2020 – aimed […]

PolyU scholars co-develop next-gen batteries

As society becomes more mobile, rechargeable batteries have become essential for a wide range of applications in strategic industries such as automotive, power grid, aerospace, robotics and consumer electronics. Such increasing societal dependence makes battery safety, reliability and performance essential. The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has joined an international research team led by Collège […]

New STEM centre in WA high school

Education and Training Minister visited Newton Moore Senior High School to officially open its impressive science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) centre, which was completed ahead of schedule earlier this year. The dedicated centre includes an engineering workshop, staff collaboration room, IT lab, storage areas, offices and kitchen facilities. External landscaping around the centre and refurbishments […]