ASEAN

ADB plans to create blockchain network for Asia cross-border securities transactions (The Business Times)

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has launched a project which uses blockchain technology to improve the efficiency and security of cross-border securities transactions in Asia [...]

The Business Times

26 January 2022

ASEAN

The transformation of video communications (The Business Times)

Businesses in the region are now faced with an accelerated urgency to transform both from the inside and out, to provide the level of meaningful [...]

The Business Times

20 January 2022

ASEAN

Asia is a tech innovation game changer: Microsoft regional head (NIKKEI Asia)

Asia’s digital economy has grown fast, with many sectors enjoying rapid growth in the last few years. One such sector is fintech, which is a particular feature of emerging [...]

NIKKEI Asia

20 January 2022

ASEAN

ASEAN is poised for post-pandemic inclusive growth and prosperity – here’s why (World Economic Forum)

The recent adoption of the Consolidated Strategy on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) for ASEAN during the 38th and 39th ASEAN Summits and the ASEAN Agreement on Electronic Commerce will [...]

World Economic Forum

18 January 2022

ASEAN

The Era of Accelerated Digital Innovation Among Enterprises in Southeast Asia – AIBP ASEAN Enterprise Innovation Award Winners Announced

Ten enterprises have emerged as the winners of the 2021 AIBP ASEAN Enterprise Innovation Award. The 5th annual edition of the Award saw over 130 [...]

AIBP

3 January 2022

vietnam

TPBank and Mavin Group Recognised for Innovation Projects at Annual AIBP Vietnam Enterprise Innovation Award

Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank (TPBank) and Mavin Group were selected as the winners from Vietnam in the 2021 ASEAN Enterprise Innovation Award, presented [...]

AIBP

3 January 2022

thailand

Bangchak Corporation and Bangkok Bank Recognised for Innovation Projects at Annual AIBP Thailand Enterprise Innovation Award

Bangchak Corporation and Bangkok Bank are selected as the winners from Thailand in the 2021 ASEAN Enterprise Innovation Award, presented by AIBP. The 2021 edition [...]

AIBP

3 January 2022

PHILIPPINES

Ayala Land and Meralco Recognised for Innovation Projects at Annual AIBP Philippines Enterprise Innovation Award

Ayala Land and Meralco were selected as the winners from the Philippines in the 2021 ASEAN Enterprise Innovation Award, presented by AIBP. The 2021 edition [...]

AIBP

3 January 2022

Malaysia

Sarawak Energy Berhad and Carsem M Sdn Bhd Recognised for Innovation Projects at Annual AIBP Malaysia Enterprise Innovation Award

Sarawak Energy Berhad and Carsem M Sdn Bhd are selected as the winners from Malaysia in the 2021 ASEAN Enterprise Innovation Award, presented by AIBP. [...]

AIBP

3 January 2022

Indonesia

Bank Mandiri and TransJakarta Recognised for Innovation Projects at Annual AIBP Indonesia Enterprise Innovation Award

Bank Mandiri and TransJakarta are selected as the winners from Indonesia in the 2021 ASEAN Enterprise Innovation Award, presented by AIBP. The 2021 edition of [...]

AIBP

3 January 2022

Asia Pacific

Omnichannel retail in 2022: AI and hyper-personalisation will become table stakes (The Business Times)

By integrating empathy into marketing efforts, retailers can connect better with their customers across different platforms, on a large scale and in a fully automated [...]

The Business Times

15 December 2021

Malaysia

‘Malaysian boards keen to adopt ESG but lack knowhow’ (The Sun Daily)

The ICDM’s board survey indicated that companies in Asean, including Malaysia, recognise the importance of ESG but the barrier to adopting them is that companies [...]

The Sun Daily

13 December 2021