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Pascal Lambert newly elected President of the French Chamber in Singapore

It gives us great pleasure to announce that the French Chamber’s Board of Directors has elected Mr Pascal Lambert, representing Societe Generale, as the new President of the French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore.


Mr Lambert is succeeding Mrs Doina Palici-Chehab, outgoing President, who is relocating to Hong Kong as Interim Regional CEO of AXA ASIA.


Singapore to roll out smart data to improve maritime, port operations

Singapore stands among the first port cities in the world to apply sense-making smart data to improve maritime and port operations.


Progressively from this September until January 2018, seven modules of smart data will be rolled out across Maritime Singapore.


These modules have been developed and tested under a joint initiative between the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and IBM.


NuTonomy hopes for second-quarter 2018 launch of paid Singapore self-driving car rides

U.S. self-driving car startup NuTonomy hopes to launch a paid, commercial ride service in Singapore as soon as the second quarter of next year, NuTonomy Chief Executive Karl Iagnemma said on Friday.


Ride services companies are expected to be one of the most important markets for self-driving cars, especially in early years of adoption, when the cost of the technology will likely rule out mass adoption.


Total acquires Maersk Oil for $7.45 billion in a share and debt transaction

Total is pleased to announce that the Boards of Total and A.P. Møller – Mærsk have both approved the acquisition of 100% of the equity of the E&P company Maersk Oil & Gas A/S (Maersk Oil), a wholly owned subsidiary of A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S, by Total in a  share and debt transaction.  

Start life right, stay healthy and live smart

Building up pre-schools, fighting diabetes and becoming a Smart Nation are integral to Singapore's long-term success, says PM Lee


Building up the country's pre-school sector, fighting diabetes and making Singapore a Smart Nation formed the key messages in Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's National Day Rally speech on Sunday.


Singapore becomes IoT-ready as networks are rolled out

Very soon the humble electricity meter in your house will be having its own telecom network through which it will be able to connect to a back office and give details about your electricity usage. And your water meter may not be far behind. Both will help you save money by giving you smart information on usage.


Singapore's economy grew 2.9% in Q2, beats expectations

The Singapore economy expanded by 2.9 per cent from a year ago for the second quarter, beating expectations. Growth was helped by stronger performing manufacturing and services sectors.


The better scorecard has led the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) to narrow gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast for 2017 to "2.0 to 3.0 per cent", from the earlier forecast of "1.0 to 3.0 per cent".


FlySpaces Raises $2.1 Million In Biggest Philippines-Based Pre-Series A Investment

In the land of the permanent office-based blind, the open-eyed flexible office is king... to bowdlerise a popular phrase.


As the sophisticated working world moves away from the cubicle and a conversation around the water cooler to the home office, coffee shop or co-working spaces, those providing such flexible office space have been huge winners over the past few years.


INTERPOL Call for Tender: Provision of Managed Print, Copy, Scan and Fax Services for IGCI in Singapore

The International Criminal Police Organization – INTERPOL with headquarters at 200 quai Charles de Gaulle, 69006 Lyon, France is launching an open call for tenders with a view to the conclusion and execution of a contract, the objective of which is the provision of managed print, copy, scan and fax services for INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation in Singapore, as detailed in the Technical Specifications.

Altios Singapore has welcomed 2 new recruits!

Germain ARAUD, Managing Director of ALTIOS India for the past 9 years, has moved to Singapore to take on the position of Market Entry & Business Development Director at ALTIOS Singapore, while retaining the management of ALTIOS India. He will be heading the Market Entry Division for Singapore & ASEAN while leading the Business Development initiative. Germain will also interact with partners in the ASEAN to reinforce our ability to deliver our solutions in the region.