Singapore Ideal Hub for Expansion of Southeast Asian Tech
As there is a tech expansion in South East Asia, Singapore is ideal for cross-regional expansion as the tech ecosystem in Singapore is unique because of its strategic state intervention.
EXCLUSIVE: Digital to the Core – Keeping Citizens at the Heart of Digital Transformation
Delegates convene to discuss ways to modernise and transform citizen experiences and a strong digital government
India to Set Up Nine Supercomputers
The supercomputers will be installed and commissioned under the National Super Computing Mission, which was launched to enhance the domestic research capacities and capabilities by forming a supercomputing grid.
Chinese Government Holds Off Plans to Ban Personal QR Codes
China’s Payment and Clearing Association announced merchants can still entertain personal QR codes for business transactions in the face of stiff opposition from the wider community
Online Platform Supports Indonesian Teachers in Implementing Independent Curriculum
The Indonesian government launched the Merdeka Teaching Platform with more than 2,000 references of teaching tools based on the Independent Curriculum to support Indonesian teachers.
Da Nang, Vietnam Chatbot Improves Tourism Experience
To increase tourist self-service tools and information channels, the municipal Tourism Department launched Chatbot Danang Fantasticity, the first automatic tourism information search and support channel via text message in Vietnam.
New Zealand Central Bank Starts Work on Digital Currency
Reserve Bank of New Zealand has made public their plans to design a Central Bank Digital Currency – a key step to modernise the country’s economy.