The Role of Government in E-Commerce Development
Opinion - Tan Chia Han
Fresh from a recent attachment to a major e-commerce player in the region, Tan Chia Han shares insights on industry trends and how government can support the burgeoning sector.
Features past issues of Ethos, event materials and CSC-authored case studies and toolkits
Editorial Issue 21
Editorial - Vernie Oliveiro, Aaron Maniam
With Singapore’s ambition to be a Smart Nation, what does it really mean to be “smart” these days? This issue explores the apparent tensions and trade-offs that both underpin and animate Singapore’s Smart Nation efforts.
Readying Singapore to be a Digital Society
Article - Rachel Chen
The Digital Readiness Programme Office is pursuing comprehensive, relevant and inclusive measures to help Singaporeans make the most of a brighter digital future.
Regulating Digital Technology: Real World Challenges and Opportunities
Conversation - Shameek Kundu, David Hardoon
David Hardoon from MAS and StanChart’s Shameek Kundu offer perspectives on the implications of emerging innovations, on and beyond the financial industry.
What Digital Success Looks Like: Measuring & Evaluating Government Digitalisation
Opinion - Aaron Maniam
Seven indicators could offer a more comprehensive and useful overview of how well the public sector is doing in going digital.
Digital Government, Smart Nation: Pursuing Singapore's Tech Imperative
Article - Ng Chee Khern
Singapore’s ambitious Smart Nation initiative is about harnessing technology to stay ahead as a global city and to improve lives and livelihoods for all.
Roundtable: How Technology is Transforming the Public Sector
Roundtable - Mr Declan Hughes, Ms Anna Roy, Dato Paduka Ahmaddin Haji Abdul Rahman
In this edition of the Ethos Roundtable, participants of the 10th Leaders in Governance Programme discuss the challenges and opportunities of technology and the value of engagement in the digital age.
Services 4.0: A New Wave of Innovation and Partnerships
Article - Jane Lim
Emerging technologies promise new service possibilities—but organisations need to understand how best to embrace, apply and develop them to advance their goals.
Growing from Clusters to Ecosystems
Opinion - Shirley Loo
In a post-pandemic knowledge-based economy, success may lie in distributed ecosystems of complementary firms cooperating for the common good.