Ministry of Industry Encourages Digital Transformation in Manufacturing Sector amidst Industry 4.0 Era (Merdeka)

The Ministry of Industry stated that the manufacturing sector is ready to transform towards the industrial era 4.0. This aligns with the launch of Making [...]


15 July 2020


Hyundai Motor to build smart mobility lab in Jurong (The Straits Times)

Hyundai Motor yesterday announced that it is building an open innovation lab in Singapore to develop future mobility technologies for expansion into global markets. The [...]

The Straits Times

1 April 2020


Investors must reveal business plan (New Straits Times)

The recently unveiled National Automotive Policy 2020 (NAP2020) is geared towards industrial development, focusing on Malaysia in becoming a regional leader in manufacturing, engineering, technology [...]

New Straits Times

24 February 2020


Indonesia-South Korea Strengthens Industrial Sector Cooperation Priority 4.0 (Merdeka)

The Indonesian government continues to improve bilateral cooperation with South Korea in various fields, especially in the industrial sector. Whether it’s an increase in trade or [...]


27 June 2019


Thailand government teams up with Huawei to set up 5G network in the country (Asia One)

China-based information and communications technology giant Huawei, in collaboration with Thailand’s Digital Economy and Society Ministry, other government offices, private agencies and leading universities, is [...]

Asia One

12 June 2019


Microsoft advises AI regulation under Personal Data Protection Act (Bangkok Post)

Microsoft Thailand, the local operating unit of the US-based technology firm, suggests the Thai government endorse artificial intelligence (AI) regulation under its new Personal Data [...]

Bangkok Post

16 May 2019


DEPA aims to create innovation hub (The Nation)

DEPA senior executive vice presฌident Passakorn Prathombuts said the agency aims to build up Thailand as a hub of new innovation and technologies for artificial [...]

The Nation

29 April 2019


Digital Economy Brings Indonesia Up to Class (

Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto revealed, the implementation of the digital economy would bring Indonesia to the top of the class with the target of being [...]

30 April 2019


Digitalisation Development and Key Opportunities in Indonesia

Indonesia will be the 7th largest economy in the world” alongside productivity improvements within sectors and urbanisation. The Indonesian government has recognised this and has [...]

Felix Fernando

29 April 2019


Revised National Automotive Policy to be unveiled in Q2, says deputy minister (Malay Mail)

The government is expected to unveil the revised National Automotive Policy (NAP) in the second quarter of 2019, which will include various measures to enhance the competitiveness of [...]

Malay Mail

8 April 2018


Thailand’s depa signs deal with 6 Singaporean IoT innovators (FutureIoT)

Thailand’s Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa) has signed agreements with six regional Internet of Things (IoT) innovators for the exchange of know-how and technology. The agreements are expected [...]


4 April 2019


Malaysia Set To Be Amongst The First In Asia To Showcase 5G (Digital News Asia)

Twenty years after the Communications and Multimedia Act (CMA) 1998 came into force, Malaysia is set to showcase the fifth generation mobile technology (5G) that [...]

Digital News Asia

2 April 2019