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Singapore's new GovTech agency aims to make e-gov services more user friendly

Examples of programmes include a digital vault for the finance sector and a one-stop digital identity for business owners 

IRAS is next Singapore government agency to launch a hackathon

Its first hackathon will be held from September 2 to 4 

Smart Nation is the future: Governance key to innovating

Smart Nation means people and businesses are empowered through increased access to data, interoperability, and shared standards 

In effort to curb e-waste, Singapore is set to test if data centres can operate in sweltering heat

While technology may discover the silver bullet for climate change, at this moment e-waste is a legitimate problem 

Psst! A new S$40M (US$29.2M) government fund for Singaporean startups will be unveiled next week!

It will be announced at InnovFest unBound 2016; which will also feature 350 tech innovations and start-up exhibits from across the world 

Why Singapore is a lush nursing ground for fintech startups

A stable financial system, numerous government initiatives and a vibrant tech ecosystem are among its key attractions 

This Singapore public bus service is now offering WiFi-On-The-Go

As part of the Heterogeneous Network (HetNet) Trials, commuters can now connect to WiFi on selected SMRT Service 176 buses 

In Singapore, your phone is now your ticket to ride

However, a certain subset of the population — Apple users — will be left out of the new EZ-link service 

This is how Indonesians read news online: On their smartphones on Sundays

An Indonesian Digital Association report takes a peek on how the archipelago nation consumes digital media 

What exactly does it mean to be a Smart City?

Charles Reed Anderson says modern Smart City initiatives are not about ecological or social change but infrastructure and cost efficiency 

What is the key to building a Fort Knox for the mobile payment space?

Benjamin Mah, Co-founder and CEO of mobile security startup V-Key, believes that virtualising robust physical security systems is the answer 

Jurong Regional Library is home of third IDA Labs facility

It wants to cultivate a "mindset of continuous experimentation" with technology among the youth 

These Singapore education programmes can help you get a job in tech

Singapore's IDA will provide grants to help people attend a General Assembly class covering either UX design or web development 

5 'made in Asia' smart living projects that will get you pumped

The advent of smart living technologies is turning science-fiction dreams into reality. Here are five ways Asia is riding this trend 

IDA announces fourth telco license; MyRepublic "very excited"

In a landmark announcement, Singapore's IDA has announced the availability of a fourth telco license with leading candidate MyRepublic going in guns blazing 

From archives: 10 Big Data startups in Singapore and India you should know

Who is leading the charge for Big Data in Singapore and India? We've compiled a list of the top ten you should keep on your radar 

Singapore government to offer ICT tenders worth S$2.2B in 2015

Tenders will be focussed on digital and data services, web services, infocomm infrastructure, as well as the development of the Smart Nation platform 

From a small city to a Smart Nation: Highlights from Smart Nation Innovations 2015

Boosting innovation in mobility and transport, creating a secure open data marketplace, putting in cyber security measures are top priority 

[Singapore] Smart Nation Innovations 2015

Smart Nation Innovations 2015. Our future. Now. 

IIPL launches BASH, Singapore's largest integrated startup space

BASH, a 25,000 square-foot space aims to provide startups with the resources and facilities of a co-working space, accelerator and incubator -- all in one location 

[Singapore] IDA Data Discovery Challenge Finals

Hear from the finalists at IDA's Data Discovery Challenge, about their ideas, insights, and interesting business models! 

Singapore's IDA extends IIPL's US$200M fund to US startups

The move would see IIPL allowing Amercian companies to take advantage of its coffers to forward the Singapore smart nation initiative 

We look for teams that have "the secret": JFDI

What do you know that others don’t? What do you believe that others don’t? JFDI.Asia's Wong Meng Weng and mentor Thomas Gorissen talk about choosing startups, Singapore's ecosystem and more