EXCLUSIVE: Indrek Onnik on Estonia data analytics and democratising AI amid COVID-19
Indrek Onnik, the Global Affairs Director of the Government CIO Office of Estonia, discusses how data analytics and AI improved public services amid the pandemic.
NUS offers new Masters and PhD programmes in FinTech
The two new graduate programmes in digital FinTech in the new academic year will help build a robust ecosystem of high-quality research talent and capabilities to support the fast-growing financial industry in Singapore.
Vietnam formulates 5G rules to assist quality control
Vietnam’s 5G user equipment market is expected to see changes as the country is taking the final steps to publicise new regulations, possibly stiffening competition among device suppliers.
The Philippines’ SEC unveils new registration portal
The new portal will replace the interim registration system (IRS) and the company registration system (CRS) for the registration of regular domestic and foreign-owned corporations.
Singapore amends Postal Services Act to support e-commerce landscape
Under the amended PSA, the government is introducing open-access parcel lockers, which will benefit e-commerce users, as SMEs and businesses digitalise, and e-commerce continues to grow.
Chula researchers develop novel Robot Teaching Assistant
The robot, Avatar, is a collaboration between Chula’s Faculties of Education and Engineering in the “TARAL: Teaching Assistant interactive Robot for Active Learning” research project.