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News Singapore » Government: Singapore experiments with smart government

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/b1b239a2-ff54-11e7-9650-9c0ad2d7c5b5
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Singapore has a reputation as a free-trading entrepôt, beloved of buccaneering Brexiters. But the island state also boasts a long history of state interventionism in the economy, on which rightwing ideological purists are less keen. In spite of such ...

News Singapore » Government: Singapore government mocked for Instagram budget campaign

News channel or source: http://www.thejakartapost.com/seasia/2018/01/19/singapore-government-mocked-for-instagram-budget-campaign--.html
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Singapore's finance ministry hired more than 50 users on the platform to seek feedback from their followers about the forthcoming budget. (Shutterstock/jumoobo / Shutterstock.com) Singapore's government has sparked mockery after hiring social media ...

News Singapore » Government: Singapore’s government hired Instagram influencers to promote its budget

News channel or source: https://qz.com/1182894/singapores-government-hired-instagram-influencers-to-promote-its-budget/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Some governments may be alarmed about the political influence of social media, but Singapore is embracing it to reach its younger constituents. According to Singapore’s Straits Times, the country’s ministry of finance paid more than 50 social media ...

News Singapore » Government: Review of Singapore Government's Budget: 2009-2017

News channel or source: https://sg.finance.yahoo.com/news/review-singapore-government-apos-budget-235550845.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The government of Singapore is set to announce its budget plans for 2018 on Monday, 19 Feb 2018. While many media outlets have been speculating what we could expect to hear from Minister Heng Sweet Keat next week, few have covered what actually has been ...

News Singapore » Government: US Embassy in Singapore to remain operational despite government shutdown

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/us-embassy-in-singapore-to-remain-operational-despite-government-shutdown
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

SINGAPORE - The United States Embassy in Singapore will remain operational, with visa and American Citizen services to be available, despite a government shutdown that began on Saturday (Jan 20). Appointments that were previously scheduled at its premises ...

News Singapore » Government: Singapore firms bullish on news of Sri Lanka FTA

News channel or source: http://www.tnp.sg/news/business/singapore-firms-bullish-news-sri-lanka-fta
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

at sizes digestible by Singapore companies," said Singapore Business Federation chairman Teo Siong Seng, who is leading a delegation in conjunction with Mr Lee's visit. Referring to the government led by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe that took office ...

News Singapore » Government: NEC Announces Completion of Smart Government Trials in Singapore

News channel or source: https://findbiometrics.com/nec-completion-smart-government-trials-singapore-501171/
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

“The trials demonstrate NEC’s interest in enhancing its government business as a growing number of authorities around the world seek out biometric and smart city solutions.” NEC has announced the completion of three trials of its biometric and IoT ...

News Singapore » Government: NEC biometric security trials with Singapore government completed successfully

News channel or source: http://www.biometricupdate.com/201801/nec-biometric-security-trials-with-singapore-government-completed-successfully
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

NEC Asia Pacific has announced the successful completion of three safety and security test bed projects with Singapore’s government, in collaboration with JTC and under the mandate of the Safety and Security Industry Programme (SSIP) 2020. The first ...

News Singapore » Government: NEC Asia Pacific Successfully Completes 3 Safety and Security Trials with Singapore Government

News channel or source: http://www.acnnewswire.com/press-release/english/40910/nec-asia-pacific-successfully-completes-3-safety-and-security-trials-with-singapore-government
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

TOKYO, Jan 17, 2018 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and NEC Asia Pacific today announced the successful completion of three Safety and Security test bed projects, held in and near Jurong Island, under the Safety and Security Industry ...

News Singapore » Government: Road Map to Boost Singapore Maritime Industry

News channel or source: https://www.maritimeprofessional.com/news/road-boost-singapore-maritime-industry-312855
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Developed by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) in partnership with the industry, unions and other government agencies, the Sea Transport ITM builds on MPA’s strategic long term plans to develop Singapore’s next-generation port and ...