New Solutions from HK Tech Lab

Two tech companies operating within Hong Kong’s Smart Government Innovation Lab announced the roll-out of solutions that are now ready to be acquired by companies and institutions. Solution I – AI Autonomous Disinfection Robot Solution description The solution, called Bubble Fish, is a disinfection robot that can effectively purify the air and precisely eliminate the […]

HKUST Researchers Develop New Vaccine Tech

The method could increase production efficiency of synthetic mRNAs up to 10x and could reduce the amount and the number of injections needed for mRNA drugs and vaccines potentially lowering treatment costs.

The Philippines Develops Unified Arrival Facility

The Philippines is adopting a scan-and-go system for Electronic Arrival Cards (eArrival Cards) in the country’s airports to facilitate transit for incoming travellers and safeguard the public from the COVID-19 virus.

Fit-Measuring Face Masks in the U.S.

U.S. engineers have created sensors for face masks that can determine how well they fit. The technology detects contact between the mask and the wearer’s skin and measures biological and environmental changes.

Indonesia Added Features in PeduliLindung App

As part of measures to limit the spread of COVID-19, the Ministry of Health has simplified access to the PeduliLindungi application to encourage the public to remain disciplined when checking into public venues.

RMIT Launches Voice Screening App

Researchers have developed a new screening test application that can produce accurate results using people’s voice recordings that could help advance the early detection of Parkinson’s disease and severe COVID-19.

Pushing Biotechnology in Hong Kong

A Hong Kong start-up specialising in diagnostics technologies recently announced a strategic partnership with a China-based biotech firm as well as the launch of its manufacturing site at the MARS Centre in Tai Po INNOPARK.