The National Trade Platform (NTP) project led by Singapore Customs and the Government Technology Agency (GovTech) has emerged the winner in the e-business category of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Prizes 2017.
Following the formation of the Smart Nation and Digital Government Group (SNDGG), the Government will accelerate Smart Nation deployment and digital transformation, and further partner and co-create with the industry to apply digital and smart technologies that improve the lives of citizens.
In line with our vision to become a Smart Nation, the Government is developing a digital parking mobile application to allow motorists to pay parking charges through their mobile devices.
The Smart Nation and Digital Government Office (SNDGO) and Government Technology Agency (GovTech), in collaboration with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), have begun a pilot with four banks to explore simplifying online banking transactions with the use of the Government’s MyInfo service.
The Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech) announced the signing of a Memorandum of Intent (MOI) with the National University of Singapore (NUS) today. GovTech and NUS will collaborate in the areas of technological innovation, specifically manpower and capability development for the benefit of public sector agencies.
Since the Smart Nation initiative was launched in late 2014, progress has been made in applying digital and smart solutions to provide better services for our citizens and businesses. Companies have also responded with innovative products.
Grab, the leading ride-hailing platform in Southeast Asia, in collaboration with the Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech), today launched GrabShuttle, a beta shuttle bus service mobile application to move larger groups of individual commuters affordably from door to door.
GovTech Partners with Eight Institutes of Higher Learning to Develop Deep Technical Capabilities in Students to Help Build a Smart Nation
The Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech) announced the signing of six individual Memorandums of Understanding (MOU), and two Memorandums of Intent (MOI) with eight Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) today.
Over 2.3 million SingPass users have set up their SingPass 2-Step Verification, also known as 2-Factor Authentication (2FA), to better protect their SingPass account and personal data.
Newly-launched GovTech to Transform Public Service Delivery with Citizen centric Digital Services and Products
Citizens and businesses can look forward to better and more citizen-centric services with the establishment of the new Government Technology Agency or GovTech. The new statutory board will spearhead the Government’s digital and data strategy.