What's Next: July 13, 2018

Trump meets Queen Elizabeth

United States President Donald Trump will today meet Britain's Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle, the family home of British kings and queens for almost 1,000 years.

After he was invited to visit the United Kingdom last year, more than 1.86 million people signed a petition saying he should not be allowed a state visit because it could embarrass the queen. Thousands of police will be on duty, with large protests expected.


Cutting-edge ideas at Learning Day

A mobile Hand Rehabilitation System that can accurately track, guide and monitor rehabilitative hand exercises, and an autonomous car project, which uses machine learning through computer vision for autonomous driving, are among some of the projects at the NUS-ISS (National University of Singapore-Institute of Systems Science) Learning Day today.


Q2 GDP estimates released

The Ministry of Trade and Industry will be releasing the advance gross domestic product (GDP) estimates for the second quarter this morning.

The estimates are computed largely from data in April and May.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 13, 2018, with the headline 'What's Next'. Print Edition | Subscribe