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  • SNDGO and NTUC Sign Memorandum of Understanding

    Saturday, 30 November 2019 – The Smart Nation and Digital Government Office (SNDGO) and National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to formalise collaborations to equip workers with knowledge and skills for the digital economy, and to engage Singaporeans in the co-creation of Smart Nation initiatives and digital government services.

    30 Nov 2019
  • Government Accepts Recommendations of the Public Sector Data Security Review Committee

    In his reply to the Committee, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that the Government accepts all the recommendations by the Public Sector Data Security Review Committee.

    27 Nov 2019
  • Completion of public sector data security review: To secure and protect citizens’ data

    The Public Sector Data Security Review Committee (“the Committee”) was convened on 31 March 2019 to conduct a comprehensive review of data security policies and practices across the Public Service. We have completed the work and have submitted our recommendations to the Prime Minister on 26 November 2019.

    27 Nov 2019
  • Singapore sets sights to be a global hub for developing and deploying AI solutions

    Singapore outlined plans, today, to establish itself as a global hub for developing, test-bedding, deploying, and scaling AI solutions, as part of its National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Strategy. This was announced by Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister-in-charge of the Smart Nation Initiative and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Republic of Singapore, at the opening session of the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona.

    19 Nov 2019
  • National Artificial Intelligence Strategy Unveiled

    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Heng Swee Keat, announced today that Singapore will embark on a plan to develop and use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to transform Singapore’s economy and improve the lives of citizens. This plan is outlined in the National AI Strategy document that was unveiled at the SFF X SWITCH (Singapore FinTech Festival and Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology) Conference.

    13 Nov 2019
  • Launch of GoBusiness Licensing Portal

    To promote a pro-enterprise environment and use digital technology to serve businesses better, the Ministry of Trade & Industry (MTI), Smart Nation and Digital Government Office (SNDGO) and Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech) will launch the GoBusiness Licensing portal on 31 October 2019.

    01 Oct 2019
  • Close to Three-Fold Increase in Applications for The 2019 Smart Nation Scholarship

    The Smart Nation Scholarship was presented to 14 recipients by Mr S Iswaran, Minister for Communications and Information and Minister-in-charge of Cybersecurity, at the Smart Nation Scholarship award ceremony today.

    30 Aug 2019
  • Progress Update on Public Sector Data Security Review

    Progress Update on Public Sector Data Security Review

    15 Jul 2019
  • Public Sector Data Security Review Committee to Include Non-Government Experts

    Public Sector Data Security Review Committee, consisting of Ministers involved in Singapore’s Smart Nation initiative and non-Government members with deep experience and expertise in how technology and data security are applied in their respective fields, held its inaugural meeting on 18 April 2019.

    18 Apr 2019
  • Appointment of Public Sector Data Security Review Committee

    The Prime Minister has convened a Public Sector Data Security Review Committee to conduct a comprehensive review of data security practices across the entire Public Service.

    31 Mar 2019
Last updated on 01 Dec 2019