NUS Computing Partners to Establish Scholarship
NUS Computing has received a generous multi-year donation from a leading homegrown consumer internet company to establish an Olympiad Scholarship. The Scholarship is open to all students who have excelled in the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) and who intend to subsequently pursue their full-time undergraduate studies at NUS Computing. This is the first year that […]
Vietnam Outlines Plan to Develop Digital Government, Economy
This year, Vietnam aims to have 85% of the population own a smartphone, 75% of all households connected to broadband, increase the rate of online public services to 80% and the rate of administrative procedures processed online to 50%.
New Zealand’s Digital Economy is Ready for Open Finance
It may be a cutting-edge concept that may infuse fears in not-so-techie bank account holders but open finance is seen as the next step forward for New Zealand’s digital economy.
ANSTO Helps Develop Novel Thin-Film Technology
Urban stormwater runoff represents a risk to ecosystem health and can be monitored with thin-film technology.
Taiwan Takes the Lead in Combatting Digital Crime
With the goal of minimising cybercrime, Taiwan along with the US, Japan, Australia, and Slovakia had an interaction to train law enforcement officials from 32 countries.
Ho Chi Minh Wants Digital Economy to Contribute 25% to GRDP by 2025
Ho Chi Minh City has prioritised ten sectors for digitisation: healthcare, education, transport, finance/banking, tourism, agriculture, logistics, environment, energy, and human resources training.
Philippine Satellite Tech to Boost Internet Access for Education
With the need for the internet more pronounced during the pandemic than ever, the Philippine space agency is tapping satellite technology to bridge the gap and help students.
Science and Technology Takes Centre Stage in China
In what is seen as a logical continuation of its policy last year, science and technology will be a top priority for China this new year, giving more momentum to innovation.