Enabling Singapore government invoices to be sent through InvoiceNow

All government agencies can already receive e-invoices using InvoiceNow. Businesses can now reduce cost and processing times when they transact with the Housing & Development Board (HDB), JTC and Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) through the InvoiceNow nationwide e-invoicing network. Launched by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA)…

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Singapore’s digital plan to help Precision Engineering industry

Businesses expected to benefit from the guide rolled out by Enterprise Singapore and IMDA. About 2,700 businesses and 101,000 employees can now tap the Precision Engineering Industry Digital Plan (IDP) to drive productivity and transform through digitalisation. Jointly led by Enterprise Singapore (ESG) and the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), in partnership with…

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New Singapore 5G and Telecoms Academy training portal

More than 500 courses available online. The TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA) initiative has equipped more than 3,000 Singaporeans with 5G skills over the last year. In addition, a new 5G training portal has been launched to train more Singaporeans to take up fresh opportunities in this growth area. Minister for Communications and Information,  Josephine…

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World’s first digital trade financing pilot between MLETR-harmonised jurisdictions

Paves the way for wider adoption of IMDA’s TradeTrust framework. Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), in collaboration with commercial partners DBS Bank, Emirates NBD and Standard Chartered, have successfully concluded…

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All businesses to get access to 5G innovation with four 5G open testbeds

Open testbeds at Maritime Drone Estate, Singapore Science Park, PIXEL and Sentosa. IMDA will be working with industry to drive adoption and commercialisation of 5G solutions. All businesses will have access to open testbeds to develop, adopt, and commercialise 5G solutions as Singapore forges ahead in 5G innovation. The four…

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China Shenzhen Smart City initiative to accelerate digital economy collaborations

Digital cross-border trade trials completed. The Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI) and Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) announced four new MOUs and early achievements of Phase 1 Projects from the Singapore-China (Shenzhen) Smart City Initiative (SCI). The meeting reaffirms Singapore and Shenzhen’s commitment to develop digital connectivity and test policy…

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Bank customers in Singapore hit by fraud

Banking and telecommunication systems not compromised. The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), and Singapore Police Force (SPF) said that malicious actors overseas had diverted and used SMS one-time passwords (OTPs) to perform fraudulent credit card transactions affecting 75 bank customers in Singapore. These transactions, amounting…

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Singapore pushes digital plans to help PCM industry

Guide to help PCM enterprises assess their digital readiness and identify suitable digital solutions. More than 500 businesses and 30,000 employees can now leverage the Process Construction & Maintenance (PCM) Industry Digital Plan (IDP) to build digital capabilities and mitigate some of the current challenges faced by the industry. Jointly led by Enterprise…

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Paypal partners IMDA to create good tech jobs for Singapore

New employees, supported by IMDA’s TechSkills Accelerator  Programme. PayPal, in partnership with the Infocomm Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA) and supported by Digital Industry Singapore (DISG), is growing its Singapore workforce by nearly 25 per cent. PayPal’s expansion will create many exciting new job opportunities for Singaporeans, as the…

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