ASEAN

Asean in good position to seize major shifts in future of work: DPM Heng (The Straits Times)

DPM Heng added that there is a need for countries to ride the next skills wave to take advantage of these new business opportunities. While [...]

The Straits Times

12 May 2022

ASEAN
23 March 2022 AIBP Insights

Enabling Hyperlocalisation with Big Data – Takeaways from AIBP Insights The Retail Revolution

Towards the end of 2021, distributors and retailers around ASEAN highlighted that one of their 2022 digitalisation priorities is to focus on optimising supply chains [...]

AIBP

23 March 2022

ASEAN

Manufacturing as a Catalyst for Growth in ASEAN

Manufacturing is a key driver of economic growth for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), accounting for approximately $670 billion, or 21% of the [...]

AIBP

16 March 2022

ASEAN
Southeast Asian Superapp Grab Faces Speed Bumps As Shares Slump 37%

Southeast Asian Superapp Grab Faces Speed Bumps As Shares Slump 37% (Forbes)

As part of its regional expansion, Grab has signed partnerships with fresh food suppliers and same-day delivery providers. In recent months, the superapp acquired Malaysian grocery chain [...]

Forbes

4 March 2022

ASEAN

The innovation and transformation of Asean’s agri-food industry (The Business Times)

While increasing agricultural output is one way to meet the rising demand, this will put a strain on traditional food systems. To stay viable for [...]

The Business Times

8 December 2021

Indonesia
Future Retail Ecosystems in ASEAN

Future Retail Ecosystems in ASEAN – Spotlight on the Indonesian Consumer

In 2021, online retail penetration in Southeast Asia grew 85% year-on-year. This means that while efforts to increase connectivity across the region continue, retailers and [...]

AIBP

30 November 2021

ASEAN

AIBP Insights – Sustainable Urban Mobility – Keeping people and goods moving in ASEAN

ASEAN transport ministers have adopted a vision of “Towards greater connectivity, efficiency, integration, safety and sustainability of ASEAN transport to strengthen ASEAN’s competitiveness and foster [...]

AIBP

17 November 2021

ASEAN

The ASEAN Smart Logistics Network: An Overview (ASEAN Briefing)

In addition to improving connectivity among the 10-member grouping, the ASLN seeks to promote the use of smart and sustainable logistics infrastructure. It supports the [...]

ASEAN Briefing

16 November 2021

Southeast Asia

Transforming spend management in the new world of work (The Business Times)

CEOs in Southeast Asia are investing heavily in digital transformation to fast-track recovery, by rethinking portfolios and speeding up decision making through data analytics. Technology [...]

The Business Times

15 November 2021

Indonesia

Gojek, Gogoro to electrify two wheel transportation in Indonesia (Digital News Asia)

Based in Jakarta, the Gojek x Gogoro pilot consists of 250 Gogoro Smartscooters and four GoStation battery swapping stations that will be located at Pertamina [...]

Digital News Asia

5 November 2021

ASEAN

ASEAN’s digital economy projected to hit $1tn by 2030 (NIKKEI Asia)

The digital economy in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations is on track to grow to $1 trillion by 2030, as millions of new internet users [...]

NIKKEI Asia

10 November 2021

ASEAN

ASEAN, South Korea should strengthen cooperation in digital transformation, says PM Ismail Sabri (The Edge Markets)

Ismail Sabri said there is a need to address the threat of cyber-crimes which increases in tandem with digitalisation. He said Cybersecurity Malaysia plans to [...]

The Edge Markets

26 October 2021