Singapore has put in place policies to spur innovation and technology and its status as a regional financial centre has also helped it attract venture capital. Photo: Shutterstock

Singapore-based Advance.ai raises US$80 million in funding round to spur expansion across Asia

  • The funding was led by China-based Gaorong Capital and Singapore-based Pavilion Capital
Topic |   Artificial intelligence

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Singapore has put in place policies to spur innovation and technology and its status as a regional financial centre has also helped it attract venture capital. Photo: Shutterstock
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To address the global talent shortage, a number of countries have launched and expanded work visa programs to attract AI tech talent. Photo: Shutterstock

A magnet for overseas talent, US might lose AI race if restrictive immigration policies remain, says report

  • Most American workers in AI-related jobs and students in AI-related graduate programmes are not originally from the US
  • One estimate finds there are roughly 300,000 artificial intelligence researchers and practitioners worldwide, with market demand for millions
Topic |   Artificial intelligence

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To address the global talent shortage, a number of countries have launched and expanded work visa programs to attract AI tech talent. Photo: Shutterstock
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