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.
Editorial Digital Issue 7
Editorial - Alvin Pang
In this digital edition of ETHOS, we bring you fresh views and perspectives on Singapore's economy, society and prospects for the future, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic’s far-reaching impact and its related challenges. Featuring: Anastasia Goh, Wong Hefen, Daphne Yuan, Shirley Loo, Tan Chia Han, and Eddie Choo.
Fiscal Responses to COVID-19 in Singapore and Hong Kong
Article - Alfred M. Wu
Deploying judicious pandemic support measures, Singapore and Hong Kong have sought to stabilise their economies and societies, while laying a foundation for post-pandemic growth.
Connecting to the World: Singapore as a Hub Port
Article - Christl Li
Singapore’s success as a major global maritime hub is the result of bold vision, national determination, and assiduous planning.
Governance Amid Technological Disruption: A Vision for an Agile Public Service
Article - Daniel Lim Yew Mao, Chan Chi Ling
A more agile, iterative and inclusive approach to policymaking and problem solving can help the public sector keep pace with change.
Editorial: Digital Special Edition (March Update)
Editorial - Alvin Pang
In our ongoing Special Edition of ETHOS, we bring you fresh views and perspectives on the COVID pandemic's far-reaching impact on Singapore's economy, society and prospects for the future. This update features contributions from: Senior Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, EDB Chairman Dr Beh Swan Gin, Eleena Tan, Azfer A. Khan, Ang Kheng Kiat, Chua Jun Yan, Kevin Tan and Esther Cheah.
Sustaining Passion and Wellbeing in the City of the Future
Conversation - Rahul Mittal
Veteran urban designer and planner Rahul Mittal reflects on key trends in the evolution of urban life, and how planners can engage with community aspirations and energies.
Southeast Asia and Singapore: Prospects in a Post-COVID World
Conversation - Beh Swan Gin
In a conversation with ETHOS, the Chairman of Singapore’s Economic Development Board shares his view on how Singapore could expand and diversify our economy by growing with the region.
Agile, Inclusive, Digital-Ready Public Service: Nancy Chahwan in Conversation
Conversation - Nancy Chahwan
Nancy Chahwan discusses how the public service can remain nimble and adaptive in a digital society.
FormSG: From Idea to Hit Platform in a Year
Opinion - Leonard Loo
A leading member of the team that created FormSG shares his seven steps to building a breakthrough software application, fast.