Singapore Launches ESG Impact Hub, Sustainable Finance Panel
MAS launches ESG Impact Hub to boost Environment, Social, and Governance Ecosystem; develop a sustainable finance advisory group to create a trustworthy and active green finance ecosystem.
Indian Medical Devices Industry Could Reach US$50 Billion by 2030
The Indian government believes it could be one of the top 20 global medical device markets and could achieve a 10-12% share in the expanding global market over the next 25 years.
New CUHK Nanotech to Revolutionise Atherosclerotic Treatment
A CUHK-led team developed a novel RNA nanoparticle to offer a potentially safe, effective treatment for atherosclerosis and paves the way for the use of nucleic acid nanotechnology to treat cardiovascular diseases.
Blueprint for an AI Bill of Rights in the U.S.
The White House has released an AI Bill of Rights that provides guidance to banks and other businesses on the types of consumer safeguards they should include in any AI-based software.
Vietnamese Digital Platforms Witness Surge in Users
Digital platform users on mobile devices are on the rise as new app downloads hit about 312 million, increasing by 19% from July; Vietnam is projected to maintain 7th place in the number of new app downloads globally.
GIS, Supply Chain for Salt Farms in the Philippines
The Philippines have optimised geographic information system maps for salt farms and supply networks in the country. This is intended to handle land and water resources in addition to infrastructure.
New Zealand Deploys Digital Tools for Citizens’ Wellbeing
To address domestic conflict, the government has launched a centralised 24/7 phone and online-chat support service, a dedicated website with interactive resources and an online space to support behavioural change.
Thailand Launches “Samart Skills” to Train Digital Professionals
The “Samart Skills” programme helps the advancement of highly trained digital employees in collaboration with a multinational technology firm as the nation is promoting various initiatives for its digital transformation.