Australia Post modernises parcel tracking network under an AU$ 71 million project. Initiative beefs up investment in digital platforms, while fast-tracking internet, online and mobile apps for consumers.
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India shut down its 163-year-old telegram service yesterday, bringing an end to the world’s last major commercial telegram operation.
The Government of Ireland launched its National Digital Strategy, named ‘Doing More with Digital’, today.
Governments are one of the largest users of payment systems – collecting funds from citizens and businesses through tax, fines and duties, and paying funds for purchases, salaries, welfare, and grants. Total payments by government worldwide exceeded US$40 trillion in 2009. Governments should be centres of excellence for payments, taking advantage of technology to achieve low cost, rapid, standardised transfer of funds.
Mr John Letchford, Chief Information Officer, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is showcasing an award-winning digital government project at the flagship FutureGov Forum Victoria being held Tuesday 30th July in Melbourne.
The Singapore White Spaces Pilot Group (SWSPG) announced its next wave of TV White Spaces (TVWS) commercial pilot deployments in Singapore with Gardens by the Bay, Sentosa Development Corporation, the Housing Development Board (HDB) and the Eurokars Group.
Indonesia, Myanmar, Cambodia, and the Philippines joined forces to initiate a common smart visa system, in an effort to enhance tourism and foster economic growth in the region.
Ministry of ICT (MICT), Thailand last week launched free Wi-Fi project to cover Nong Khai province with high speed Internet, in an effort to prepare this border city for the coming Asean Economic Community (AEC).
Da Nang City, Vietnam will install up to 400 Wi-Fi hotspots across the city, providing free Internet access to citizens with up to 10,000 connections at a time.
As of late 2012, 80 per cent of women in Afghanistan have regular or occasional access to mobile phones, found the Unites States Agency for International Development (USAID).
The New Zealand Government will allocate NZ$1.9 million (US$1.5 million) to the Department of Internal Affairs as part of its effort to support ‘Computer Clubhouse’ to increase digital literacy and connection.
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