Singapore has one of the highest rates of mobile and Internet penetration in the world, and households worldwide. Its government sets aside over S$1 billion yearly on ICT tenders and recognizes the importance of "skills, innovation and productivity" in ensuring economic growth.
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As confidence levels in the Singapore economy jump, businesses are expected to pick up their hiring activities to fuel expansion plans, according to recruitment firm Robert Half.
Singapore ICT regulator reiterates its pledge to develop local capabilities in data analytics and announces the appointment of the country's first chief data scientist.
The Australian network interconnection provider is set to invest up to SG$50 million in expansion plans for its services in Singapore.
The partnership involving BlueTel Networks will see a neutral peering point sited in Digital Realty's data center, which will complement the current two in the east under the Singapore Internet Exchange.
KPMG in Singapore introduces a six-month cybersecurity development programme, which will include simulated wargames, to help businesses better prep their employees amid increasingly sophisticated attacks.
MobileStats Technologies, which developed an emergency mobile clinic app, has dropped its lawsuit against Singapore's Ministry of Defence due to the lack of funds.
Land Transport Authority unveils plans to extend the country's free Wireless@SG service to 28 MRT stations, but the announcement is met with much skepticism online over the platform's bad reputation.
Singapore bank will invest S$15 million in the IBM cognitive computing technology, targeted for rollout by year-end, to improve customer interaction, becoming the region's first Watson customer.
Singapore's tax authority has outlined where tax is payable on Bitcoin transactions made by its local businesses.
Singapore telco launches country's first prepaid mobile plan that allows subscribers to access the social networking site from 50 cents a day or S$6 a month.
The hard drive maker will be moving production work to Thailand to take advantage of lower costs, and downsize Singapore's operations to focus on engineering, and research and development.
[UPDATE] "Exemption order" will allow businesses to send text or fax messages to their existing customers on related products and services, without the need to first check if the customers are listed in the Do-Not-Call Registry.
As infocomm professionals in Singapore, we can get our infocomm competencies valued by independent bodies, such as the National Infocomm Competency Framework (NICF) certification.
Software vendor still needs to grow its channel capacity to support the delivery of Azure services and push more applications to be certified to run on its cloud platform, says Asia-Pacific exec.
As Singapore wraps up the year with a bustling startup ecosystem and significant milestones including the launch of its Personal Data Protection Act and amendments to Computer Misuse Act to combat cyberattacks. However, further efforts are needed to continue driving broadband adoption and to encourage 'bootstrapping' attitude in graduates