back to article Singapore government boosts tech spend by 30% to pump post-pandemic economy

The government of Singapore has decided spending more on technology is a fine way to help its economy recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, so has increased its tech spending by S$800m (US$575m) for FY 2020. The island nation's total tech budget will therefore leap from $S2.7bn to $3.5bn, with the new cash going towards five …

  1. LucreLout Silver badge

    OK.....

    Use of data analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and sensors within the public sector.

    ....but to do what? This smacks of deciding on a solution, setting a budget, then looking for a problem to solve, which is rarely the right way to do anything.

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