Over the past week, the company has made a splash in the city-state by unveiling a brilliant new “floating” store and a new partnership with the government aimed at increasing the use of its smartwatch.
The app encourages users to exercise and complete certain activities each week, such as walking, swimming or yoga. It also reminds users to register for health checks and vaccination appointments. By selecting these goals, users can earn up to 380 Singapore dollars (approximately $ 280).
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The announcement also came just days after the company opened its third store in Singapore, an attractive glass dome inspired by Rome’s Pantheon.
The government’s bond with Apple, meanwhile, has lasted for years. It started at least two years ago when Singapore invited technology and health care providers to help come up with new public welfare programs in the country, both sides said. The two-year initiative will start in October.
“Even as we all around the world are facing the challenges of Covid-19, we must continue to invest in our future. And there is no better investment than our personal health,” Heng Swee Keat, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore, said. said in a statement.