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Western Australian Budget drives healthcare modernisation 27 Aug 2013 | 02:49 pm
The State Government of Western Australia is to continue pumping investments in telehealth services and ICT infrastructure for health, according to the recently released FY13-14 State Budget.
Philippines alert on web hosting security 27 Aug 2013 | 12:16 pm
The Philippines is cognisant of the need to secure its new web hosting service for government websites as more than thirty government websites were hacked this week.
Victorian government embraces cloud for e-procurement 27 Aug 2013 | 07:43 am
A cloud-based platform drives the Victorian government’s annual AU$10 billion spending effort, accessing goods and services in a global marketplace.
Hong Kong enhances its internet learning programme 27 Aug 2013 | 07:29 am
Government Chief Information Officer Daniel Lai announced that service arrangements for the ‘i Learn at Home' Internet Learning Programme will be enhanced in the coming academic year to better meet th...
The Philippines’ National Geoportal Lead Steps Down 27 Aug 2013 | 07:25 am
By the end of the week, Linda Papa will be stepping down from her post as the Deputy Administrator of the National Mapping and Resource Information Authority (NAMRIA), after almost three decades of se...
Sri Lankan Treasury to automate financial management 27 Aug 2013 | 07:18 am
The Sri Lankan Government is to implement a financial management system across Treasury departments and other key spending agencies, integrating treasury operations and prompting swifter management of...
Top mistakes governments make around cyber security 27 Aug 2013 | 05:23 am
In an exclusive interview with FutureGov, Scott Borg, Director and Chief Economist, US Cyber Consequences Unit describes the common pitfalls governments make in fighting cyber crime.
India developing national database of arms licenses 27 Aug 2013 | 03:00 am
Arms licence holders in India are to be provided with a smart card which will be linked to a central database of arms licences being compiled by the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Indian farmers receive expert advice via mobile 26 Aug 2013 | 01:45 pm
India recently completed the implementation of a system for providing farmers with diagnostic and remedial advice by connecting them to agricultural experts through the integration of web technology a...
Japan releases national cyber security strategy 26 Aug 2013 | 12:20 pm
Cyber security was highlighted as one of Japan’s defence priorities, in its recent Defence Posture Review Interim Report published by the Ministry of Defence on 26 July.