Posts by gsdd

WhatsHalal’s first seed round investment fully subscribed; Digitalisation of halal certification process underway

WhatsHalal kickstarts 2020 with fully subscribed seed round investment from Indonesian and Singaporean investors; Digitalisation of halal certification process underway with world’s first halal process monitoring system. Support comes from regional investors to aid WhatsHalal’s overseas expansion, beginning with ventures to Indonesia, Malaysia and subsequently the rest of the ASEAN region. Funding and support from…

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Singapore Budget 2020 Industry and Skills Upgrading Highlights

Announced on 19th February, the 2020 Singapore Budget includes measures to help affected tourism, aviation, retail, food and point-to-point transport service industries cope with the financial loss caused by the COVID-19 outbreak. The Stabilisation and Support Package is outlined below: In addition, the Budget will encourage the growth of enterprises and market relevancy of workers…

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LOTaDATA makes GovTech 100 list for 2020

LOTaDATA, a GeoWorks GeoTech, has been included in the GovTech 100 2020 list of companies for the third year in a row, an annual list of the top 100 innovative companies that specialise in providing technology products and solutions for state and local government agencies, having made a difference in the public sector. The list…

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Geo Connect Asia postponement anouncement

In view of health and travel safety concerns connected to the still-evolving Covid-19 situation, organisers Montgomery Asia have announced the postponement of Geo Connect Asia this year to 2021 – and Southeast Asia’s inaugural geospatial event will return on 24th & 25th March in 2021. Taking place at Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre in Singapore,…

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Let’s all do our part – 2019 Coronavirus

Dear GeoCommunity, In light of the DORSCON Orange risk assessment, we encourage everyone to observe the necessary care and precautions. Stay vigilant and take care of yourself everyone 🙂 We will get through this! From: The GeoWorks Team

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New Boustead-Esri Geospatial Scholarship

Singapore’s Smart Nation initiative, which seeks to transform economy and lifestyles with technology, has spurred a growing demand for skilled GIS professionals possessing geospatial skills and thinking. To support national initiatives and strategic priorities such as including climate change resilience, maritime GIS and underground space planning, the new Boustead-Esri Geospatial Scholarship has been launched to…

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Singapore Geospatial Scholarship Sharing

SLA organised a series of sharing sessions about the Singapore Geospatial Scholarship at GeoWorks, where students and parents could hear about the experiences of scholarship recipients, learned about working in the public service and how a Smart Nation is built using geospatial information. SLA offers the Singapore Geospatial Scholarship at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels…

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CPD Continuing Professional Development Workshop: Precise Location and Property Information at Your Fingertips (P307S0800)

Precise Location and Property Information at Your Fingertips is a part of the Continuing Professional Development Masterplan for property developers, who will learn how to use the latest tools to make property searches even easier. With OneMap, the authoritative map of Singapore, finding prime properties closest to amenities and schools is a breeze. This Professional…

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Happy Holidays from OneMap!

This holiday season, discover holiday eats with your loved ones with OneMap, now with Foursquare!   OneMap is Singapore’s national map app developed by Singapore Land Authority with the most detailed and timely updated information of Singapore.   Download OneMap today: Apple AppStore Google Play Store

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First OneMap3D Co-Development Briefing

6th December saw the first OneMap3D briefing, with over 120 people from companies, government institutions and schools filling up the GeoHall.  As the first map of Singapore developed through open source data, the public is invited to help co-develop OneMap3D and aid its transition from 2D into 3D. A sneak preview of OneMap3D was revealed…

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