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  • Launch of New App for Contact Tracing

    To help support and supplement current contact tracing efforts, Government Technology Agency (GovTech), in collaboration with the Ministry of Health (MOH), has developed a mobile app called TraceTogether. The app is launched on 20 March.

    20 Mar 2020
  • Building A Smart Nation with Tangible Benefits For Our Citizens and Businesses

    Significant progress has been made in delivering digital solutions that improve the quality of life of citizens, and support businesses in their operations. The Government will continue to build up the essential capabilities for a Smart Nation, and work with citizens to create more opportunities through digital transformation.

    28 Feb 2020
  • Punggol to be a full-fledged Smart Town

    Punggol will integrate residential districts, a business park, a university campus, community facilities, and a network of parks and waterbodies, transforming the way we live, work, learn, and play. Bringing together residents, businesses and students, Punggol is slated to become a thriving, tech-enabled, sustainable town showcasing our Smart Nation ambitions.

    17 Jan 2020
  • Release of personal details necessary to provide public with correct and relevant facts

    A press statement by SNDGO to address queries from the media regarding the Government’s policy on the disclosure of personal data in certain cases of public interest.

    27 Dec 2019
  • No two standards for data protection across public and private sectors

    Clarifications on Mr Hariz Baharudin’s commentary in The Straits Times (Breaking down the double standards of data protection, Dec 19).

    23 Dec 2019
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
Last updated on 14 Aug 2020