Tanco, CCCC Dredging (Group) join hands to develop Malaysia’s first smart AI container port

Malaysian property developer Tanco Holdings Berhad has partnered with Chinese infrastructure group China Communications Construction Company Limited (CCCC) to develop Malaysia’s first smart artificial intelligence (AI) container port.

Report : Malaysian knowledge workers use AI more than their global counterparts

Malaysian knowledge workers use artificial intelligence (AI) more than their global counterparts, a report said Thursday. Microsoft Corp and LinkedIn said in their 2024 Work Trend Index, a joint report on the state of AI at work, that 84 percent of knowledge workers in Malaysia (versus 75 percent globally) now use AI at work.

Indian-founded Testsigma raises $8.2M led by MassMutual Ventures

Indian-founded artificial intelligence AI-powered, low-code test automation platform Testsigma announced Wednesday that it has raised $8.2 million in funding led by MassMutual Ventures.

Autodesk : Singapore’s construction industry set to accelerate digital transformation with AI viewed as an essential growth driver

Singapore construction companies are planning to expand their use of digital technologies and are investing more than 20 percent of their expenditure into these digitalization efforts, a report said Tuesday.

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Singapore launches generative AI testing toolkit to address LLM safety and security challenges

Singapore has launched AI Verify- Project Moonshot, a testing toolkit designed to address security and safety challenges often associated with the use of large language models (LLMs), the cornerstone of many AI-driven solutions.

Grab, OpenAI team up to build and deploy advanced AI solutions

Grab, a leading superapp in Southeast Asia, and OpenAI, an American artificial intelligence research organization, have on Thursday announced they will collaborate to build and deploy advanced artificial intelligence (AI) solutions that enrich the Grab experience for users, partners, and employees.

Tribe, DISG and NVIDIA launch new AI Accelerator in Singapore

Tribe and Digital Industry Singapore (DISG) have on Wednesday announced a collaboration with NVIDIA to establish the Ignition AI Accelerator, a new global AI startup accelerator based in Singapore.

IBM, AI Singapore to collaborate on first large language model developed with Southeast Asian context

American multinational technology company IBM has on Tuesday announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with AI Singapore (AISG) to collaborate on the testing of the SEA-LION large language model (LLM).

AVPN launches $15M AI Opportunity Fund with, ADB support

AVPN, the largest network of social investors based in Singapore, has announced the launch of the $15 million Artificial Intelligence (AI) Opportunity Fund: Asia-Pacific, with the support of and the Asian Development Bank (ADB).