Singapore has announced its first Privacy Enhancing Technologies Sandbox as part of a decade-long initiative to increase public confidence and has established a pilot Data Centre - Call for Applications to promote the sustainable growth of data centres.
The Personal Data Protection Commission launched a Guide on Personal Data Protection Considerations for Blockchain Design and renewed an MoU with Hong Kong to develop personal data protection collaboration.
IMDA and the Ministry of Communications and Information have collaborated with Australia and Japan to combat unwanted telemarketing messages and to promote cooperation in the field of ICT.
As part of its efforts to help the legal industry move toward digitalisation, Singapore's Ministry of Law has launched a Legal Technology Platform to Support LegalTech Adoption in SG's Legal Industry.
With over 95% standalone 5G nationwide coverage more than three years ahead of the regulatory target of end-2025 effectively makes Singapore the first country in the world to be fully covered by standalone 5G.
In addition to commemorating its 50th anniversary of establishment, Singapore's DSO National Laboratories oversaw the launch of the country's first Synthetic Aperture Radar Microsatellite and showcased innovation in vital areas.
The new digital tool will monitor the proper use of PPE in accordance with SGH's stringent PPE protocol and has also pioneered 3D-printed chest implants for the Nuss procedure, which is a minimally invasive surgery.
The collaboration will promote investment and innovation across Asia and the Pacific recognising the importance of private sector finance and catalysing public sector resources for sustainable and inclusive development.
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