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IDC reveals Asia-Pacific 2020 smart city award winners

IDC reveals Asia-Pacific 2020 smart city award winners

Nineteen smart city projects across the region have been recognised in the sixth annual awards programme, which were announced in a virtual event this year.

Taipei to operate autonomous shuttle in bus lanes

Taipei to operate autonomous shuttle in bus lanes

Taipei City Government and start-up Turing Drive are working together to validate autonomous driving technologies in the Taiwan capital.

Asia-Pacific smart city project winners named

Asia-Pacific smart city project winners named

IDC notes a “surge” in cutting-edge future city projects being deployed across first-tier cities in developed economies across the 12 functional e-service categories.

Taoyuan named Intellligent Community of the Year

Taoyuan named Intellligent Community of the Year

The Taiwanese city was chosen after a year-long evaluation that includes quantitative analysis of extensive data as well as a site visit.

Taipei in bid to become '5G city'

Taipei in bid to become '5G city'

The Taiwan capital city government has entered into an agreement with Chunghwa Telecom to develop 5G and smart city services

Submarine cable to connect Southeast Asia

Submarine cable to connect Southeast Asia

Running from Japan to Singapore, the 10,500km high-performance cable is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2020