The Singapore government will be leveraging the opportunities provided by Big Data, sensors, cloud and open data to improve productivity and citizen services, while ensuring information security, said Zaqy Mohamad, Member of Parliament & Chairman for the Government Parliamentary Committee, Ministry of Communications and Information, Singapore.
Today’s Big Data revolution has given governments and the ...
Mobile, social, cloud and Big Data are the four mega technology trends that open up ample opportunities for government organisations, said Stefan Sjostrom, Vice President Asia, Public Sector, Microsoft this morning at Cities and Big Data Summit organised by FutureGov.
In an exclusive interview with FutureGov, Vichai Bandasak, Mayor of Pakkret City, a Thai city with a population of about 80,000, shares his challenges on managing the City’s flood crisis and how technology plays a part.
The Land Transport Authority of Singapore has invested S$68 million (US$54 million) in a new unified Intelligent Bus Management System for operations control, fleet management, passenger information and business management.
The Australian Department of Health has upgraded its over-the-counter medicines online application system to simplify the application process for businesses.
Singapore’s IDA International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore has signed and agreement with Oman’s Information Technology Authority to deliver innovative, user-centric digital services for Oman’s Ministry of Manpower.
Investing in technology to enhance citizen services, government efficiency and revenue generation is high on the list of priorities, Mayor Oscar Moreno of Cagayan de Oro City told FutureGov.
In an exclusive interview with FutureGov, Danny Pomanto, Mayor of Makassar, Indonesia’s sixth most populous city with 1.5 million residents, described his plans for a highly mobile and connected smart city.
Member voluntary welfare organisations of the National Council of Social Service reported cost savings of more than $487,000 (US$385,000) in the first half of Financial Year 2013 from using the NCSS Common Services.
The National Centre for Information Technology of Maldives celebrated its 11th anniversary today. FutureGov speaks to CIO Mohamed Shareef on NCIT’s greatest achievements and future plans.
National Archives of Australia has launched a web site raising awareness of the history of forced adoption and calls for people who were affected to contribute and share their experiences.
In a visit to Ngee Ann Secondary School yesterday (22 July), FutureGov found students deeply ...
The Infocomm Development Authority and Ministry of Education of Singapore have initiated plans to introduce ...
Ngee Ann Secondary School’s students are on a bid to “change the world” with ...