New research released today from Ipsos MORI in partnership with TripAdvisor has revealed that customers are more likely to book after seeing owners respond to online reviews, demonstrating why hotel and restaurant owners should make the most of such online tools to grow their business.
Across the Asia Pacific, the unprecedented mass migration of organizations' IT infrastructure to cloud and digital systems in the past year has compressed years of planned digital transformation into a matter of months – or even weeks.While this agility is impressive, the addition of countless new devices,...
The world's most lucrative AI business – Chatbots/Virtual Digital Assistants -- will remain a market served by a robust, diverse ecosystem of vendors. In a new report, Omdia suggests that contrary to a wide range of vendor assessments and traditional technology market trends, Chatbot/VDA solutions will...
The manufacturing sector has been one of ASEAN’s key economic growth drivers, with the ASEAN post citing pre-pandemic estimates of a 6.6 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) between 2016 to 2020. Digitalization and automation have allowed businesses in this crucial sector to mirror...
The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and Enterprise Singapore (ESG) further expanded the range of pre-approved digital solutions on 15 May to help Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the healthcare and education sectors manage the impact of COVID-19. The new teleconsultation (video) solutions...
In a recent IDC Perspective titled Empathic Leadership for a Hybrid Future of Work, IDC analyzes the path forward from hierarchical to empathetic leadership to enable more effective hybrid work models. Additionally, this report also provides insights on the myths related to hybrid work, the differences between taking...
Microsoft and SkillsFuture Singapore have partnered to help local small and medium enterprises close skills gap by tailoring skills paths and transforming workplace learning practices. Since the launch of the Let's Skill Up program earlier this year, Microsoft Singapore has enabled more than 30...
A dipstick poll conducted by financial services group DBS has revealed that SMEs in Singapore are looking to the government to give them a leg-up in supporting their business growth this year. Eight in 10 said they are expecting more business incentives to be announced at the...
As the national conversation on jobs and employability homes in on upskilling Singapore's workforce, 66% of Singaporean adults are learning online to reskill and boost their chances of securing a job in a new field. Students (90%), the unemployed (86%), and entry-level executives (69%)...
Trend Micro has published a new report, The Near and Far Future of Today’s Ransomware Groups, warning that the ransomware industry could be on the verge of a revolution that sees actors expand into other areas of cybercrime or partner with hostile governments and organized crime groups.Jon Clay,...