Thailand

Thailand’s investment agency nods to Bt2.28 tn investment (Eleven Myanmar)

The Board of Investment (BOI) has approved investment proposals by both Thai and foreign firms of about Bt2.28 trillion for four years, with 54 per [...]

Eleven Myanmar

20 March 2019

Thailand

Documents take on new meaning in digital era (The Nation)

A long-established leader in copying and document solutions, Fuji Xerox has turned to the “smart work innovation” concept to help implement the government’s policy for [...]

The Nation

5 March 2019

Indonesia

Go-Jek adds thousands of four-wheelers with Astra tie-up (Nikkei Asian Review)

Indonesian group Astra International, the country’s leading automobile distributor, will form a joint venture with Go-Jek that provides cars to the ride-hailing operator’s drivers. The venture adds [...]

Nikkei Asian Review

5 March 2019

Indonesia

Maybank to go digital to boost income (The Jakarta Post)

Amid increasing competition from financial technology (fintech) companies, Malaysian publicly listed lender Maybank Indonesia plans to go digital this year to boost its fee-based income. The [...]

The Jakarta Post

25 February 2019

Malaysia

MARii opens first satellite in Sabah (Borneo Post)

MARii’s first centre outside of the Klang Valley opened in Kota Kinabalu yesterday, its first ever under the MARii Satellite network, to allow for more [...]

Borneo Post

17 February 2019

Malaysia

Malaysia to roll out Tesla-like battery for electric vehicles by 2020 (Pulse)

Malaysia will become the first country in Asean to produce lithium ion battery in the next 18 months. The country`s battery production plan would instill [...]

Pulse

21 January 2019

Thailand

IoT Development in Thailand – AIBP Singapore 2018 Throwback

Thailand 4.0 aims to hasten the pace of economic transformation in Thailand, shifting forward her economy to a value-based and innovation-driven economy. Under this initiative, [...]

Felix Fernando

10 January 2019

Southeast Asia

The Key to TRUE Global Connectivity?

In Thailand, around 58% of the population have internet access. Most of the population that do not have internet access live in rural areas. New satellite [...]

Jirapha Su

23 December 2018

Thailand

Is Thailand 4.0 coming to fruition? (The ASEAN Post)

Thailand has also identified 10 S-curve industries that will propel the country to developed nation status. The S-curve industries are divided into two categories – [...]

The ASEAN Post

6 December 2018

ASEAN

Government Key Initiatives and Enterprise Digitisation Projects in ASEAN in 2018

Ranked third in terms of population, sixth in GDP and fourth in trade value, ASEAN remains to be a key player in the global economy, [...]

Felix Fernando

20 November 2018

Vietnam, US

Giant US Companies Seeking Digital Transformation Partners from Vietnam (Business Wire)

Top leaders from 20 billion-dollar enterprises from various industries including AES Corporation, Walmart, GE Global, AT&T, IBM, PepsiCo, AIG, FedEx, etc. joined a Business Breakfast [...]

Business Wire

28 September 2018

Indonesia

Indonesian Government Accelerating IoT Adoption and Digitalisation – Day 1 at Asia IoT Business Platform Indonesia

The IoT industry in Indonesia has reached an important milestone after the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT) launched the IoT Roadmap Draft at [...]

Felix Fernando

28 August 2018