Government invests in equipping Singaporeans with digital know-how and creating ICT jobs
SGUnited Jobs and Skills programmes launched last year placed more than 12,400 jobseekers into ICT jobs; more than 18,700 jobs, company-hosted traineeships, attachments and training opportunities remain.
India plans new digital payments product for feature phones
The National Payments Corporation of India is focused on bringing innovations in the retail payment systems through the use of technology and is working to transform India into a digital economy.
Automated wood identification app on cards for the Philippines
The tech aims to mitigate illegal logging which helps the government’s efforts in protecting and conserving biodiversity in the country.
Batam Logistics Ecosystem launched under Indonesia’s logistic upgrade
Indonesia’s National Logistic Ecosystem has been strategised to help the nation become a major regional player in the logistics sector.
Vietnam sets up working group to promote digital economic development
A ten-member working group to promote digital economic development has been established by the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC). It will advise and assist the Minister of Information and Communications in implementing tasks related to boosting the digital economy. Digital economic development has been identified as a key task and a breakthrough solution for […]