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Laos to get its first smart city

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The Laos government has plans to set up a smart and eco city in its northwestern Oudomxay province within the province’s Namor district and...
Singapore beats London, New York, San Francisco as best smart city

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Singapore tops the list of the world's best performing smart cities ahead of London, New York, San Francisco and Chicago in a new study...
Thailand dreams of 100 smart cities

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As a part of its Thailand 4.0 initiative - a plan to transform Thailand's economy into a digitally powered ecosystem - the country has...
Phuket to become Thailand’s first smart city, Chiang Mai to follow

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Phuket City, the capital of Phuket province and of the island of the same name, will be turned into an innovation-driven “smart city” this...
President Aquino: For cities to get smart, climate change strategy needed

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In a series of interviews with public and private sector officials on the challenges and opportunities for the Philippines in moving towards a smarter...
‘Smart Technology 2.0’ will change business and industries: LG

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Smart technology will increasingly transform our lives and will continue to do so as it is joined with other industries. This was the key...
Accenture and Siemens launch smart grid joint venture

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Accenture and Siemens have completed the formation of the Omnetric Group joint venture to support the development of smart grid technology and services. The...
Smart technologies on display at Internet of Things Asia 2014

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Google Glass that allows doctors to access medical records instantaneously, smart vending machines, and a system which helps locate a car in a carpark...
Smart water management needed for Asian cities

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Key to the success of Asia's megacities will be smart urban water management, Lisa Hook, a senior program officer for The Asia Foundation’s Environment...
‘Smart Living City Dubai’ brings solutions for smart cities to the Asian market

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International business intelligence company Inside Investor in partnership with Abu Dhabi-based Tasweek Real Estate Development and Marketing, an advisor and solutions provider in the...
Jakarta counts on Big Data for smart infrastructure management

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Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia and city of nearly 10 million, will be holding its first open data challenge, HackJakarta, on April, 26,according to...
Middle East embarks on smart urban development

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The Middle East is at a “tipping point” in its level of maturity and understanding of smart urban development, according to Atkins design director...
IBM names 16 cities for Smarter Cities Challenge 2014

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IBM has named 16 cities and counties around the world which will get funds as part of its Smarter Cities Challenge for 2014 project. These...
IBM, AT&T to develop Internet of Things solutions for smart cities

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According to a new research by Gartner, The Internet of Things (IoT), which excludes PCs, tablets and smartphones, will generate incremental revenue exceeding $300...
Loads of new apps for Dubai’s smart city project in the making

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From making a payment with smartphones to practicing a road theory test; most of the services of the Road and Transport Authority (RTA) will...
Smart Cities to create business opportunities worth $1.5 trillion

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Smart cities are anticipated to create huge business opportunities across different industries with a total market value of $1.565 trillion by 2020, consultancy Frost...