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Lifeline to normality: Singaporeans embrace applications but shun poor digital experiences

October 14, 2021
While Singaporeans have lived through fluctuating restrictions – like Circuit Breaker and heightened alerts – one thing that has remained constant over the last 18 months is the lifeline to normality that applications and digital services have provided. Whether it’s staying connected to loved ones, ordering food and groceries, work, study, or rest, the role that apps play in our lives has never been more prominent.
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Ghanaian start-up launches football talent identification platform

October 14, 2021
Ghanaian start-up Kaazi has launched the public beta of its football talent identification and recruitment platform, which will be available to all football players in Africa. Founded in July by Nana Yaw Oppong-Mensah, a former football player, coach and scout, Kaazi is a web-based platform that allows football players to build their own profiles by adding videos and match highlights to showcase their talent directly to scouts and professional football clubs.
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India’s gig economy poised for 17% CAGR projected to reach $455B by 2024

October 14, 2021
Pandemic-driven growth in India’s ecommerce, food and grocery sectors combined with reverse migration of workers from cities back to their hometowns has put blue-collar workers in high demand. Now companies in India are investing in upskilling that workforce to fit new working models in recognition of changed economics and to benefit from India’s 250 million blue-collar workforce.
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