Malaysian and Russia to develop tech for the ASEAN region
The centre will accelerate advanced tech in Malaysia and transform the country into a hi-tech nation. The Russian-Malaysian collaboration in entrepreneurship and education uses Malaysia as a springboard into the rest of ASEAN.
Vietnam launches national forum on development of digital enterprises
Vietnam is home to a community of more than 58,000 digital businesses, and it is expected to meet the target of 100,000 enterprises by 2025.
Philippine Trade and Industry Department urges adoption of ‘smarter’ tech in manufacturing
Apart from adopting innovation, the agency says implementation of flexible business models and collaboration with government and members of the academe are needed to boost the country’s manufacturing industry.
CityU co-launches GBA big data Joint Lab
The joint lab has a research focus on big data imaging and wireless communications applications, promotes a new generation of IT and aims to advance Guangdong and Hong Kong as an international I&T hub.
Indonesia’s Ministry of Finances says positive digital outlook for 2021
Indonesia’s Ministry of Finance encourages other government agencies to continue to keep an innovative mindset in the coming years to stimulate economic growth.
Indonesia pushes for MSME support to drive digital transformation
The Ministry of Industry’s efforts are aligned with the Indonesian government’s agenda to bank on technology as a key driver of economic growth.
Australia will host 2021 Indo-Pacific Tech Summit
The Australian Government is particularly committed to strengthening understanding of cyber and critical technology issues in the Indo-Pacific region, to ensure they promote and enable a safe, secure and prosperous region.
The Philippines speeds up implementation of digital API system
The adoption of enhanced border control programmes is in line with initiatives to lay down stricter safety protocols and improved transactions under the ‘new normal’