Singapore: First App to Link Patients to Doctors

The first health tracking app that connects patients to a family doctor or GP, health coach and caregiver for improved management of pre- and non-complex chronic illnesses was released in Singapore.

Vietnam Issues Directive on Cybersecurity

Following the directive, the government will proactively monitor and detect network information insecurity risks and strictly implement regulations on reporting online information security incidents.

Autonomous Vehicle Trial Launched in Hong Kong

The trial is a first-and-last-mile transport connection enabled by an autonomous vehicle to simulate a critical transit service connecting commuters to and from public transportation systems in a smart city environment.

New Beamline Set Up at ANSTO

The new MCT beamline is the first instrument to become operational as part of the AU$94 million Project BRIGHT programme which will see the completion of eight new beamlines at ANSTO’s Australian Synchrotron.

Indonesia Reaffirms the National One Data Policy

President Joko Widodo said reinforcing the one-data policy in the 2022 socio-economic registration is vital for citizens, while the Ministry of Communication and Information expects local MSMEs can raise domestic products to export.

Digital Upskilling Programme in Thailand

Thailand’s government agencies have worked together to speed up the policy direction for promoting and developing the digital skills of its employees by launching its first project, “Personal Data Protection Knowledge Course.”