A new public-private trial to test the use of autonomous robots in providing on-demand deliveries is underway in Punggol. The trial will pave the way for wider use of autonomous robot “couriers” in making on-demand deliveries to consumers. Consumers will enjoy more convenience and...
The pandemic's work-from-home reality resulted in an unprecedented change for organisations as they fought to defend exponentially greater attack surfaces from cybercriminals armed with powerful cloud-based tools, cloud storage and endless targets. As working environments evolved, so did the methods of threat actors and...
According to the VMware Digital Frontiers 3.0 Study, Singapore leads Southeast Asia and other developed economies in delivering superior digital experiences and trust when it comes to government-enabled digital services. Nearly half of Singaporeans surveyed (49%) agreed that the Government now delivers better digital...
BLACAZ., a digital insurance intermediary company has announced its online alternative to corporate insurance subscription and management. Looking to address issues faced by corporate entities when it comes to the complicated insurance industry, BLACAZ. offers customisable insurance policies that can be managed online.
Payoneer Inc., a global payment and commerce-enabling platform, has announced a multifaceted relationship with Mastercard. Beginning with the Payoneer Digital Purchasing Mastercard, targeted at SMBs, eCommerce sellers and freelancers worldwide, Payoneer and Mastercard will work closely to better meet the needs of the B2B market. This...
Organizations in the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) are adjusting to the new normal and reinventing themselves for both pandemic preparedness and competitiveness. As economic activities return to pre-COVID levels, majority of enterprises are building new technology enabled business models, with a focus to regain growth and have a...
In today’s digital world, customer service expectations are evolving at such a fast pace. Fast response times, round-the-clock availability and omni channel service sits high on the wish list of today’s consumers when asked about customer service expectations.  According to the latest e-Conomy SEA Report, Southeast Asia...
Coinciding with International Women’s Day, SG Women in Tech (SGWiT), in collaboration with SGTech (the trade association for the tech industry in Singapore), launched a new initiative – The SGWiT Corporate Pledge – where companies pledged to create a conducive environment with support system to attract, retain...
NTUC LearningHub (NTUC LHUB), NTUC U SME, United Overseas Bank (UOB)'s innovation accelerator The FinLab, and Ngee Ann Polytechnic have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to officially launch the SME Digital Reboot programme. The programme aims to help 500 companies nationwide deepen their digital...
Business leaders no longer need to be told how important cybersecurity is; COVID-19 and work-from-home orders as a consequence of government measures such as the Circuit Breaker in Singapore and the Movement Control Order in Malaysia, have ensured that even the most sceptical business leaders now understand...