ServiceNow, a company that provide cloud-based platforms and solutions, announced on February 3 a new industry solutions strategy to deliver workflows aimed at helping companies in specific industries address their unique digital transformation challenges and create value at scale. ServiceNow initially will focus on...
Business owners of small to medium size enterprises (SMEs) can now purchase commercial insurance tailored to their business needs online with Etiqa Insurance Singapore. The digital insurer has recently launched the Business Owners Super Suite (BOSS), which allows business owners and Etiqa’s agents to get commercial insurance...
When safety measures to stay protected against COVID-19 were put in place at the beginning of the year, most individuals and organisations in Singapore – and across the globe – found themselves having to prepare IT systems, infrastructures, and daily routines to adjust to this “new normal”...
With the accelerated pace of digitalisation brought on by COVID-19, the Singapore government has implemented various support packages exist to support SMEs in their digital journey. On the part of businesses themselves, technology experts have highlighted the importance of developing resilience and putting in...
The last couple of years has seen increased focus among government & policymakers to ramp up Singapore's indigenous productive capabilities, especially those of its small and medium businesses (SMEs). In a report released in 2010, the Economic Strategies Committee (ESC) - a government committee set up to provide strategic direction for the...
Research published by US-based app analytics firm App Annie has revealed that Singapore mobile users install, on average, 115 apps and use 46 of these - the highest among the countries. This points to a preference for “unbundled apps” rather than super apps being pushed by companies such as...
OCBC Bank leveraged Singapore Customs’ electronic Banker’s Guarantee program which was launched on 2 March, issuing an electronic banker’s guarantee (eBG) to Singapore Customs on behalf of vCargo Cloud, an Infocomm Technology solution and service provider that performs customs declaration services for forwarders and shippers.
Singapore-based fintech solutions provider, InfoCorp, has launched the Sentinel Chain Consortium Programme to onboard strategic fintech and agritech partners onto Sentinel Chain - the world's first international platform to accept the use of livestock as collateral via a consortium blockchain. Southeast Asia’s poultry production...
Continuing their predictions on the business operations and technology trends that are unfolding through the lens of the pandemic, Keysight executives discuss technological areas that are likely to see investment interest in 2021. 5G remains a strategic imperative for enterprises and governments in 2021
The Singapore government’s new IT spending budget has significant opportunities for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore. According to a release shared by the Government Technology Agency’s (GovTech) press release, these SMEs accounted for almost two-thirds of the total number of ICT contracts awarded by the government in Financial Year 2017....