There is an “urgent” need for mobile services in the Australian state government of Victoria according to 89% of IT officials in the region, an exclusive FutureGov survey has found.
The New South Wales Department of Family and Community Services ...
The Asian Development Bank will be providing technical and financial ...
An online toolkit for policymakers, a framework for national collaboration, simulations to share census data - Australian Government departments share recent innovative moves, as part of the government’s ongoing Innovation Month 2014.
The Seoul Metropolitan Government’s call centre answers 33,000 calls from citizens everyday and has achieved a citizen satisfaction rate of 95.7%, says Michael Ahn, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Policy and Public Affairs, McCormack Graduate School.
Regional and local governments must follow central government efforts to open up data, says a report released this week by the World Wide Web Foundation. Definitions of open data should be flexible to encourage countries to take small steps towards openness, it adds.
Government agencies in the Philippines’ national capital region will soon be able to collaborate and access core services such as email, online security and web hosting with a new high-speed communication network.
The Singapore government is using a smart 3D mapping tool to run large scale simulations to guide the planning, design and development of its newest commercial area, the Urban Redevelopment Authority told a gathering of 15,000 geospatial professionals yesterday.
72% of government departments in New Zealand have become more efficient by reusing other agencies’ data, according to the latest progress report on open government in the country.
Singapore and India plan to partner and share knowledge on how to build successful new cities using technology and data, following a recent visit by Singapore’s foreign minister. India’s Budget has just committed to spend US$1.2bn on building 100 new smart cities across the country.
Geographic information provides context and a framework to help solve the world’s most serious challenges, Jack Dangermond, President, Esri said this morning at a gathering of over 16,000 government and industry leaders from over 130 countries.
South Korea’s newly-released Open Government Partnership (OGP) 2nd Action Plan commits to releasing over 9000 datasets by 2016.
The Indian Government has set aside US$ 83.4 million for a national programme to improve access to digital services and US$ 1.2 billion for its smart cities programme, Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance, announced in his Budget 2014-2015 speech.
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 ...