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Corinium Presents: CISO Singapore

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 5:34am

For 2022 we are celebrating our first in-person CISO event in Asia by showcasing the progress made, offering insights and effective IT security strategies to the challenges that remain and preparing for the challenges that have yet to be unveiled.

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  • For 2022 we are celebrating our first in-person CISO event in Asia by showcasing the progress made, offering insights and effective IT security strategies to the challenges that remain and preparing for the challenges that have yet to be unveiled.
  • Tailored sessions to get the most out of your time at CISO Singapore, from dedicated use case presentations to off-the-record extended Q&A sessions with international speakers and a deep-dive into robust infosec strategies, ideas and discussion.
  • Take part in the premium regional meeting place with expert and renowned leaders internationally and from Singapore to benefit your own leadership journey with C-level discussions and thought leadership.
  • Find out what the Singapore Government is doing to overcome the challenges digital trust, and learn how your peers are gaining company-wide support for their cybersecurity strategies!

Electricity Retailer Union Power Named as Partner for Anantara Energy Holdings US$5 Billion Plan to Export Up to 4 TWh of Renewable Energy Annually from Indonesia to Singapore

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Tuesday, April 26, 2022 - 8:30am

SINGAPORE, Apr 26, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore's homegrown electricity retailer Union Power Pte Ltd (Union Power) has been appointed as distribution partner for a proposed US$5 billion project promoted by Anantara Energy Holdings Pte Ltd (Anantara) to generate renewable energy in Indonesia and export up to 4 TWh of it to the city state.

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  • SINGAPORE, Apr 26, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore's homegrown electricity retailer Union Power Pte Ltd (Union Power) has been appointed as distribution partner for a proposed US$5 billion project promoted by Anantara Energy Holdings Pte Ltd (Anantara) to generate renewable energy in Indonesia and export up to 4 TWh of it to the city state.
  • Through its solar arm Union Solar, Union Power installs, operates and finances solar PV systems on the rooftops of commercial buildings, allowing customers in Singapore to enjoy competitive solar energy tariffs compared to conventional retailer tariffs.
  • Union Power Pte Ltd is a leading digital energy retailer, licensed by Singapore's Energy Market Authority.
  • Founded in 2017, Union Power launched Union Solar in September 2020, in line with its push towards sustainable solutions through solar energy power generation.

Alpina Achieved a Record Set of Results for FY2021; Revenue Increased by 36.8% to S$51.89 Million with Net Profit Surging by 84.0% to S$9.28 Million

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Thursday, March 31, 2022 - 12:00am

In addition, revenue from the Group's M&E business segment increased substantially by 189.5% to S$12.57 million in FY2021 as there was significant work progress for four of its M&E projects in FY2021.

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  • In addition, revenue from the Group's M&E business segment increased substantially by 189.5% to S$12.57 million in FY2021 as there was significant work progress for four of its M&E projects in FY2021.
  • The Group's other income increased by S$3.0 million to S$3.4 million in FY2021 mainly due to a gain on the disposal of a property located at 32 Woodlands Industrial Park E1 ("32 Woodlands Property").
  • Overall, the Group's net profit attributable to shareholders of the Company surged 84.0% to S$9.28 million in FY2021 as compared to FY2020.
  • Mr. Low added, "With our successful listing in January 2022, we achieved another key milestone in our strategic roadmap.

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

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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.

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  • 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

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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.

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  • 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

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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).

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  • 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

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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

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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.

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  • "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

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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.

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  • 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

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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.

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  • 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.