Singapore Outlines Smart Nation’s Next Steps
Singapore strongly believes that digitalisation is an effective way for the government to serve residents with greater empathy by building inclusive, seamless, and customised policies and services.
U.S Researchers Create AR Headset with X-ray Vision
Augmented Reality headsets equipped with RF antennae can help users to see the unseen item hidden inside the box, plastic containers, or wooden dividers, offering a major advantage for security and inspection workers.
Dau Tieng, Vietnam Encourages Digital Payments
There has been a notable surge in card payments at various goods and service providers. According to commercial banks and e-wallet companies in the area, cashless transactions are currently more in demand than they were during the COVID-19 pandemic.
New I&T Centre Launched at HKSTP
Over HK$200 million is being invested into the centre, I&T initiatives, and talent development over the next three years, giving HKSTP’s tech companies and R&D practitioners unprecedented proximity and access to the firm’s global collaboration, investor networking, and commercialisation support.
Indonesia’s Digital Economy Makes Huge Gains
The country’s digital economy is seeing excellent; it accounts for around 40% of the total value of ASEAN digital economy transactions and secured the second-largest investment in the region in Q2 2022.