Eileen Yu

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Eileen Yu began covering the IT industry when Asynchronous Transfer Mode was still hip and e-commerce was the new buzzword. Currently an independent business technology journalist and content specialist based in Singapore, she has over 20 years of industry experience with various publications including ZDNet, IDG, and Singapore Press Holdings. Eileen majored in Journalism at The University of Queensland, Australia, where she wrote an honours thesis titled: To Censor or Not: The Great Singapore Dilemma. In her By The Way blog, she covers industry developments in Singapore as well as other Asian markets, and aims to drive discussions about the impact of government regulations and policies.

Eileen Yu has no shares-related information to disclose as she doesn't hold investments in the organisations she covers. Acceptance of fees related to her freelance projects does not constitute an endorsement of the company and will not influence her coverage of the company. She is not sponsored by any company or under any exclusive contract.

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Singapore puts budget focus on transformation, innovation

Singapore puts budget focus on transformation, innovation

After tilting last year's budget towards 'emergency support' in light of the global pandemic, Singapore's government will spend SG$24 billion ($18.1 billion) over the next three years to help local businesses innovate and build capabilities needed to take them through the next phase of transformation.

February 16, 2021 by in Innovation

Singapore opens smart cities development lab

Singapore opens smart cities development lab

Led by real estate group CapitaLand and an investment of up to SG$10 million, the Smart Urban Co-Innovation Lab aims to support 200 companies in the country over the next three years and has so far roped in 30 industry players, including AWS, Microsoft, and Schneider Electric.

October 28, 2020 by in Innovation

Singapore condominium to get telehealth kiosk

Singapore condominium to get telehealth kiosk

Scheduled to be ready for occupancy by December 2023, the 548-unit condominium will offer residents access to virtual medical consultations through a kiosk equipped with a webcam and sensors that can capture temperature, heart rate, and blood pressure.

February 4, 2020 by in Innovation