S'pore offers infrastructure for innovation, constructive regulation that tech firms need to thrive: DPM Heng

14/6/2022 12:23:00 PM

S'pore offers infrastructure for innovation, constructive regulation that tech firms need to thrive: DPM Heng

https://str.sg/wuUUSINGAPORE - Tech companies looking to manifest ideas to tackle major challenges will need an environment where innovation flows across borders, backed by constructive regulation. Subsequently, scaling up to impact and profitability will require going international and exploring new markets.

And Singapore is one destination that offers the infrastructure and access required across this process, said Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat on Tuesday (June 14).Speaking at the hybrid London Tech Week event running till Friday, he outlined the potential for technology to improve lives in a time of risks posed by the climate crisis, ageing populations and pandemics, among other issues.

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