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Israeli Nobel laureate receives award in memory of scientist who shaped Singapore's biomedical sector

Straits Times 30 Nov 2021
SINGAPORE - An Israeli Nobel laureate received a prestigious award on Tuesday (Nov 30) in memory of a late molecular biologist who has been widely regarded as the "father of biomedical sciences in Singapore" ... Prof Ciechanover was one of the recipients of the 2019 Public Service Medal for his contributions to Singapore's scientific talent strategy.
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Firms to adopt digital solutions, innovate at new Kranji facility

Straits Times 28 Nov 2021
On Nov 16, JTC launched the Industry Connect Office @ Jurong Innovation District as a one-stop centre to help SMEs accelerate their digital transformation, in line with Singapore's longer-term objectives of grooming and growing local enterprises and talent.
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China's Chongqing, Singapore team up to train talent

People Daily 26 Nov 2021
25 (Xinhua) -- Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality has teamed up with Singapore to train talent within a China-Singapore connectivity initiative ... talents and their research teams, 100 start-ups, and join Singapore in training 1,000 professionals in the service sector.
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Hong Kong and China move closer to partial border reopening

Straits Times 26 Nov 2021
Delegations from the two governments met in the tech hub of Shenzhen on Thursday ... International business lobby groups have warned that Hong Kong could lose talent and investment, as well as competitive ground to rival finance hubs such as Singapore, unless it relaxes its travel restrictions ... ....
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Badminton: Yeo Jia Min becomes first Singaporean to qualify for BWF World Tour Finals

Straits Times 25 Nov 2021
SINGAPORE - Despite losing 21-15, 19-21, 21-14 to Japanese world No ... The world No ... Singapore Badminton Association chief executive officer Alan Ow said. "This is a fantastic achievement for Singapore badminton, and we are proud of Jia Min for creating history. "Singapore has a lot of talented shuttlers ... World No ... More on this topic. � ....
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Yeo marks 'year of growth' by becoming 1st S'porean to make marquee Tour Finals

Straits Times 25 Nov 2021
3 Akane Yamaguchi in the second round of the Indonesia Open yesterday, Singapore's top female shuttler Yeo Jia Min had good reason to be upbeat ... "This is a fantastic achievement for Singapore badminton, and we are proud of Jia Min for creating history ... "Singapore has a lot of talented shuttlers.
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From tech to talent: How Huawei is helping to build a strong ecosystem for the ...

Straits Times 24 Nov 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic may have accelerated the adoption of ICT (Information and communications technology) technologies in Singapore, but that has left vulnerable groups even further behind in the digital era ... Over the past 20 years, Huawei has worked closely with local telecom operators to help Singapore build a world-class network infrastructure.
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Singapore extends maritime tech start-up grant eligibility

Seatrade Maritime News 23 Nov 2021
Singapore is aiming to further grow its maritime technology start-up community and is extending grant eligibility to companies under private accelerator partner programmes ... MPA also launched a new MarineTech Start-up Playbook which gives information on support schemes and programmes in Singapore relating to capital, talent, technology R&D resources.
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Singapore's first tuition-free computer science programme to be launched by 2022

Straits Times 23 Nov 2021
SINGAPORE - People can expect to sign up for Singapore's first tuition-free, teacher-less computer science programme by 2022 ... Supported by SkillsFuture Singapore, the new programme - dubbed 42 Singapore - aims to develop a pipeline of tech talent for the digital economy.
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S'pore's first free computer science programme to be launched by 2022

Straits Times 23 Nov 2021
People can expect to sign up for Singapore's first free and teacher-less computer science programme by next year ... Supported by SkillsFuture Singapore, the new programme - named 42 Singapore - aims to develop a pipeline of technology talent for the digital economy.
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The Economics behind Singapore's quarantine free entry for India and 20 other countries

Beijing News 22 Nov 2021
Last week, Singapore added another five countries to their Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) scheme which allows vaccinated leisure travellers to visit the country without the need to quarantine, bringing the total number of VTL countries to 21 ... Most importantly, visitors must fly into Singapore on a VTL designated flight.
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S'pore pay rises set to rebound to 2019 levels next year: Survey

Straits Times 21 Nov 2021
"Singapore is not just about the Great Resignation ... Mr Lam Yi Young, chief executive of the Singapore Business Federation, said that in tandem with a recovering economy, the labour crunch is especially acute in sectors where Singapore lacks an adequate talent pool, such as technology, as well as industries that are more reliant on foreign workers.
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Hong Kong authorises Sinovac Covid vaccine for children aged 3 to 17

The Observer 21 Nov 2021
Hong Kong has approved lowering the age limit for the Covid-19 vaccine from China’s Sinovac Biotech to three, down from 18 years of age ... Read more ... International business lobby groups have said Hong Kong could lose talent, investment and competitive ground to rival finance hubs such as Singapore unless it relaxes its restrictions on travel ... .
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Growth acceleration remains a key priority for Wipro: report

Live Mint 21 Nov 2021
BENGALURU ... The five strategic priorities are accelerating growth focus and scale, strengthening clients and partnerships, leading with business solutions, building talent at scale, and simplification of the operating model. MORE FROM THIS SECTIONSee All. Premium Premium Flying to Singapore? Six daily flights to operate from ... Premium Premium Covid ... .
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Hong Kong authorises Sinovac vaccine for children aged 3-17

Gulf Daily News 20 Nov 2021
A Hong Kong government advisory panel on Covid-19 vaccines had earlier recommended the SFH to approve the new age limit, the statement added ... International business lobby groups have warned Hong Kong could lose talent and investment, as well as competitive ground to rival finance hubs such as Singapore, unless it relaxes its restrictions on travel ... .
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