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Sasseur REIT Wins Highly Esteemed Corporate Excellence and Resilience Award at Singapore Corporate Awards and Two Awards at The Global Good Governance Awards

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 8:00am

Ms Cecilia Tan, CEO of SAMPL, said, "We are extremely delighted and gratified to receive this highly esteemed Singapore Corporate Awards.

Key Points: 
  • Ms Cecilia Tan, CEO of SAMPL, said, "We are extremely delighted and gratified to receive this highly esteemed Singapore Corporate Awards.
  • This has been a bumper year for Sasseur REIT where to-date the REIT has received four awards in recognition of its excellence in corporate governance and investor relations efforts, and witnessed marked improvement in its rankings in two well-known corporate governance indices.
  • Companies are screened based on several metrics, including Corporate Governance, Financial Resilience, Strategic and Operational Excellence and People Management.
  • Sasseur REIT was recognised for its high standards of corporate governance, despite being a relatively young REIT on the SGX.

Merkle Science Raises $5.75M in Series A from Darrow Holdings, Kraken Ventures, Uncorrelated Ventures & Others

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

Other investors in the round include Kraken Ventures, Bain-backed Uncorrelated Ventures, Fenbushi Capital, Token Bay Capital, Kenetic, and Lunex Ventures.

Key Points: 
  • Other investors in the round include Kraken Ventures, Bain-backed Uncorrelated Ventures, Fenbushi Capital, Token Bay Capital, Kenetic, and Lunex Ventures.
  • In addition, Merkle Science adds venture investment veteran and Head of Digital Asset Investments at Susquehanna, Dean Carlson, to its board.
  • Brandon Gath, Managing Partner at Kraken Venturesadds: "We are excited by the advanced predictive analytics that Merkel Science brings to monitoring and vetting blockchain transactions.
  • Merkle Science has grown from strength to strength, achieving a dominating presence in the APAC region since its seed round in May 2019.

Glass Recycling Market Size to Reach USD 4807.1 Million by 2027 at a CAGR of 6.9% | Valuates Reports

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 2:00pm

BANGALORE, India, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Glass Recycling Market is Segmented by Type (Container Glass, Construction Glass), by Application (Food and Beverages, Alcohol, Construction).

Key Points: 
  • BANGALORE, India, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Glass Recycling Market is Segmented by Type (Container Glass, Construction Glass), by Application (Food and Beverages, Alcohol, Construction).
  • The global Glass Recycling market size is projected to reach USD 4807.1 million by 2027, from USD 3013.2 million in 2020, at a CAGR of 6.9% during 2021-2027.
  • Major factors driving the growth of the glass recycling market growth:
    The Glass Recycling Market market is being driven by rising concerns about effective waste management and sustainable development, as well as government measures to promote the use of recycled glass.
  • The growing use of recycled glass in construction is expected to drive the growth of the recycled glass market.

Glass Recycling Market Size to Reach USD 4807.1 Million by 2027 at a CAGR of 6.9% | Valuates Reports

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 2:00pm

BANGALORE, India, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Glass Recycling Market is Segmented by Type (Container Glass, Construction Glass), by Application (Food and Beverages, Alcohol, Construction).

Key Points: 
  • BANGALORE, India, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Glass Recycling Market is Segmented by Type (Container Glass, Construction Glass), by Application (Food and Beverages, Alcohol, Construction).
  • The global Glass Recycling market size is projected to reach USD 4807.1 million by 2027, from USD 3013.2 million in 2020, at a CAGR of 6.9% during 2021-2027.
  • Major factors driving the growth of the glass recycling market growth:
    The Glass Recycling Market market is being driven by rising concerns about effective waste management and sustainable development, as well as government measures to promote the use of recycled glass.
  • The growing use of recycled glass in construction is expected to drive the growth of the recycled glass market.

Temasek Polytechnic Partners with Udacity® to Upskill Singapore Citizens and Residents as part of its National AI Strategy

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 11:00pm

"We're thrilled to partner with Temasek Polytechnic to offer the best of Udacity to Singaporeans," said Gabe Dalporto, CEO of Udacity.

Key Points: 
  • "We're thrilled to partner with Temasek Polytechnic to offer the best of Udacity to Singaporeans," said Gabe Dalporto, CEO of Udacity.
  • "Temasek is at the forefront of Singapore's upskilling efforts, and we couldn't be more excited to contribute to the national transformation into an AI-equipped workforce."
  • "We were drawn to Udacity's real-world project-based learning method because it aligns with Temasek Polytechnic's own teaching philosophy," said John Leong, Director of Temasek SkillsFuture Academy at Temasek Polytechnic Singapore.
  • The TP/Udacity partnership furthers the goals of Singapore's National AI Strategy , launched in 2019 to deepen the country's use of AI technologies and transform the economy.

The Largest Singapore ICT Exhibition in Asia ‘ConnecTechAsia’ Ended Successfully With Participation of Digital Content Companies in Korea, the Digital Powerhouse

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 2:00am

The Singapore ICT exhibition, CommunicAsia 2021-ConnecTechAsia (hosted by IMDA & Informa Tech/sponsored by Informa Tech) that drew attention with the participation of digital content companies of Korea, the worlds well-known 'digital powerhouse,' ended with a big success.

Key Points: 
  • The Singapore ICT exhibition, CommunicAsia 2021-ConnecTechAsia (hosted by IMDA & Informa Tech/sponsored by Informa Tech) that drew attention with the participation of digital content companies of Korea, the worlds well-known 'digital powerhouse,' ended with a big success.
  • CTA is the largest ICT event with Asian Digital Content-related agencies, companies, and VCs, and according to the business agreement with IMDA in Singapore, it was held under the name of 'Asia Tech x Singapore 2021 (AT x SG)' this year.
  • An official of this event said, The participation of Korean digital content companies getting its spotlight in its industry has brought success to this event.
  • We expect strengthened interaction with the Korean digital content companies through this exhibition.

Singapore to Invest S$50 Million Over Next Five Years to Bolster Digital Trust Capabilities

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 8:16am

SINGAPORE, July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and National Research Foundation Singapore (NRF) will invest S$50 million over the next five years to developtheir digital trust capabilities.

Key Points: 
  • SINGAPORE, July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and National Research Foundation Singapore (NRF) will invest S$50 million over the next five years to developtheir digital trust capabilities.
  • It further enables Singapore to extend its strength as a trusted hub into the digital realm.
  • "Singapore believes in a balanced and collaborative approach to AI governance one that can interoperate with other international AI governance approaches.
  • Through such partnerships, we hope to build trust in the digital domain at a global level," said Mrs Teo.

Former South Orange Official Joins Government Technology Firm, GovPilot

Monday, June 21, 2021 - 2:13pm

Scott Egelberg joins GovPilot as a Solutions Specialist after serving in several roles across a number of departments within the South Orange municipal government over the past eight years.

Key Points: 
  • Scott Egelberg joins GovPilot as a Solutions Specialist after serving in several roles across a number of departments within the South Orange municipal government over the past eight years.
  • "GovPilot is meant to make local government employees' jobs easier and enable residents to be more engaged," said Egelberg.
  • Michael Bonner, GovPilot founder and CEO, said, "GovPilot's mission is to empower local governments to better serve their constituents and operate efficiently.
  • GovPilot - named a GovTech 100 company for four consecutive years - is the leader in digital transformation for local governments.

P&G launches iLab 2021 in partnership with the Singapore EDB to strengthen Singapore's innovation ecosystem

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 11:38am

b'iLab 2021 will see P&G collaborate and nurture start-ups from across the region to create solutions that will define the future of advertising, retail, and supply chain\nSINGAPORE, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), in partnership with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), today launched iLab 2021, a 3-day virtual innovation festival.

Key Points: 
  • b'iLab 2021 will see P&G collaborate and nurture start-ups from across the region to create solutions that will define the future of advertising, retail, and supply chain\nSINGAPORE, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), in partnership with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), today launched iLab 2021, a 3-day virtual innovation festival.
  • U.S. Embassy in Singapore, Mr. Ted Tan, Deputy CEO, Enterprise Singapore and Ms. Cindy Koh, Executive Vice President, Singapore Economic Development Board.\nAs a force for good and for growth, P&G is building on its commitment to serve its consumers better by leveraging technology to meettransforming consumer demands and expectations.
  • By engaging with start-ups utilizing future-ready technologies, P&G will be able to constructively disrupt the consumer journey.\n"In the post-pandemic future, the pursuit for innovation is crucial for the recovery and advancement of our economy.
  • The P&G community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.\nPlease visit http://www.pg.com for the latest news and information about P&G and its brands.\n'

P&G launches iLab 2021 in partnership with the Singapore EDB to strengthen Singapore's innovation ecosystem

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 11:02am

b'SINGAPORE, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), in partnership with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), today launched iLab 2021, a 3-day virtual innovation festival.

Key Points: 
  • b'SINGAPORE, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), in partnership with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), today launched iLab 2021, a 3-day virtual innovation festival.
  • U.S. Embassy in Singapore, Mr. Ted Tan, Deputy CEO, Enterprise Singapore and Ms. Cindy Koh, Executive Vice President, Singapore Economic Development Board.\nAs a force for good and for growth, P&G is building on its commitment to serve its consumers better by leveraging technology to meettransforming consumer demands and expectations.
  • By engaging with start-ups utilizing future-ready technologies, P&G will be able to constructively disrupt the consumer journey.\n"In the post-pandemic future, the pursuit for innovation is crucial for the recovery and advancement of our economy.
  • The P&G community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.\nPlease visit http://www.pg.com for the latest news and information about P&G and its brands.\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/pg-launches-ilab-2021-in-partner...\n'