2022 AIBP ASEAN Enterprise Innovation Award Winners Announced

Established in 2017, the key objective of the annual AIBP Enterprise Innovation Award is to give recognition to organisations who have embarked on projects to [...]


25 November 2022


Thailand’s New Five-Year Investment Promotion Strategy

Thailand’s Board of Investment has approved the country’s next Five-Year Investment Promotion Strategy. The strategy aims to identify industries and sectors that are essential to [...]

ASEAN Briefing

21 November 2022


Thailand’s EEC is an opportunity not to be missed (Bangkok Post)

The Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) is a major infrastructure project that helped Thailand’s economic development 30 years ago. The initiative includes the clusters of roads, [...]

Pichai Chuensuksawadi

18 November 2022


Building a Culture of Innovation and Technology among Filipinos – Key Takeaways from the 38th edition of ASEAN Innovation Business Platform (AIBP) Conference & Exhibition

The 38th edition of ASEAN Innovation Business Platform (AIBP) Conference & Exhibition spanned across two days, 15 and 16 November 2022, in Manila Marriott Hotel, [...]


17 November 2022


Digital Investment key to SME growth in ASEAN (The Business Times)

Unprecedented global headwinds over the past two years – pandemic, war, labour and supply chain challenges, inflation – are making it more expensive to run [...]

Sujith Abraham

10 October 2022


Singapore Moves Up One Spot to be 7th Most Innovative Economy in the World (The Straits Times)

SINGAPORE – Singapore is now the seventh most innovative economy in the world, up one spot from its ranking in 2021.

Dominic Low - The Straits Times

29 September 2022


Opportunities for Growth in ASEAN’s Electric Vehicle Ecosystem

ASEAN is rapidly urbanising. 47% of its population now live in cities, and by 2030, another 90 million people will be city-dwellers. Urbanisation leads to [...]


22 September 2022


Lowering the Barriers to ESG Reporting with Technology

Companies, particularly public-listed firms, are increasingly expected to meet relevant reporting and disclosure requirements. Subject to greater public scrutiny of key environmental, social and governance (ESG) metrics [...]

Bursa Sustain - Bursa Malaysia

29 August 2022


Manufacturing for Tomorrow: Intelligent, Connected and Sustainable – Key Takeaways

Esteemed panel comprised speakers from Beyonics, Elecon, First Philec, Thai Union and technology partner Oracle on how technologies such as big data analytics, artificial intelligence/machine [...]


18 August 2022

Taiwanese Companies Flock to ASEAN for Growth

Taiwanese Companies Flock to ASEAN for Growth

In ASEAN, current trends reflect a shift towards customer-driven hyper-personalisation, as well as data-enabled optimisation. Considering the increasing focus on the ASEAN market, growth of [...]


22 July 2022


How Technology Contributes to Economical Gaps in Southeast Asia

Nearly half of ASEAN based respondents perceived legacy IT infrastructure and systems to be a challenge to digital transformation (DX) and innovation projects within their [...]


13 July 2022


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