The programme aims to train people in artificial intelligence basics and is in line with the National Education Policy 2020, which emphasises creating ways to prepare students for an AI-driven economy.
The government has assigned the Vietnam Institute of Software Industry and Digital Content to lead and coordinate activities related to deploying and testing virtual assistants for state agencies.
As per data by the Reserve Bank of India, digital payments recorded a growth of 30.2% during 2020-21. The index rose to 270.59 at the end of March this year, up from 207.84 a year ago.
The Delhi government is carrying out an audit of technology-based solutions to find vulnerabilities in the government’s IT system and ways to secure the system against related threats.
Hanoi has prioritised the development of high-quality broadband telecommunication infrastructure in high-tech parks, export processing zones, schools, state agencies, hospitals and tourism sites.
Three mobile operators are seeking permission to deploy mobile money projects. The government will approve the projects if the services apply artificial intelligence and big data to ensure safety and accuracy.
Through e-commerce sites, farming households will receive information about farm produce markets, predicted demand and production capacity, weather forecasts, and seed and fertilizer supply.
Converting ITIs into technology hubs will accelerate the up-skilling of the state’s youth workforce and provide better job opportunities.
Post Smart allows customers to get their parcels at any time using their smartphones. The process takes only a few minutes without requiring direct contact with postal staff.
The India Meteorological Department has collaborated with educational institutes to deploy AI/ML in weather forecasting. It has also invited applications from independent researchers for technology solutions.