Student Volunteerism Hits New High as Student Volunteers Contributed 16,000 Hours to Singapore’s Cybersecurity Community in 2021

AiSP continues to partner with Ensign InfoSecurity and other industry players to support more youths to explore their interests and pursue a cybersecurity career in the future SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 20 January 2022 – A total of 130 students in Singapore contributed more than 16,000 volunteer hours to the cybersecurity community asContinue Reading

Sultan Qaboos’ environmental legacy hits economic roadblock in Oman

“Investors have historically complained that Oman’s environmental regulatory architecture is draconian. Most investors in Oman are not billion-dollar firms, right? They are small investors from neighboring countries and are not interested in stringent environmental legislation,” said Manishankar Prasad, an Indian consultant who advised Oman’s environmental authorities and free zones duringContinue Reading

International appetite for African startups hits new record

Despite the setbacks endured as a result of the global health crisis, Africa’s venture capital (VC) ecosystem was – and still is – brimming with potential, with a record high of 319 deals reported last year, compared to the 140 deals reported in 2019.  Although South Africa provided an initialContinue Reading


Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley and Representative Alan Lowenthal (CA – 47) introduced the Break Free from Plastic Pollution Act to Congress on Thursday, March 25. The anticipation leading up to the bill’s announcement was amplified with comedian and political commentator John Oliver endorsing the act on his late night show just daysContinue Reading