India: Tata Motors is betting big on emerging mobility solutions and mulling setting up innovation centres globally to be “future ready” while having a more formal presence across the world, as it aims to be among the top three passenger vehicle makers in India by 2019.
Japan: Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. has set up a innovation lab to research and develop new financial technologies, the first of its kind for a major Japanese bank, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Singapore: Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP) and Splunk Inc. are expanding their partnership to open the new NYP-Splunk Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Analytics Living Lab at NYP’s School of Engineering.
Singapore: Australia and New Zealand-based banking group, ANZ, has launched an innovation lab, called ANZ BlueSpace, in Singapore as it looks to work with fintech participants from industry, academia and government.
Singapore: BNY Mellon, a leading investment management and investment services company, is going to open its newest Global Innovation Center in Singapore, which marks the eighth innovation center within a global network.
Singapore: Drone postal deliveries and a mall where customers can arrange for purchases to be delivered to their homes from in-house computers may become a reality, with research carried out at Singapore Post’s (SingPost) new Centre of Innovation (COI) launched recently.
Japan: Mizuho Financial Group has announced plans to establish an innovation lab within the Fintech Center of Tokyo. The new innovation centre which is known as «Finolab» is jointly operated by Mitsubishi Estate, Dentsu, and Information Services International–Dentsu.
Singapore: JAPANESE glass manufacturer Asahi Glass Co on Thursday opened an innovation centre in Singapore to develop new solutions for the region.