Singapore

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

Malaysia

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

ASEAN
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 [...]

AIBP

22 July 2022

ASEAN

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 [...]

AIBP

13 July 2022

Thailand
Cyber resilience and sustainability for growth in Thailand: AIBP Thailand Advisory Board

Cyber resilience and sustainability for growth in Thailand: AIBP Thailand Advisory Board

The Thai government passed laws in 2019 that gives authorities the ability to track, monitor and access digital data in a bid to subdue potential [...]

AIBP

17 June 2022

Thailand
NECTEC Thailand AI

Nectec head targets national AI strategy (Bangkok Post)

The AI plan aims to develop hard and soft infrastructure, covering high-performance computing, AI service platforms, government cloud and AI ethics. Great success was seen [...]

Bangkok Post

15 March 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
Strengthening Digital Trust for Public Services

Strengthening Digital Trust for Public Services – Highlights from This Morning

Cybersecurity has come to the forefront as digitalisation is becoming widely adopted. As countries and cities are looking toward realising smart public services, governments across [...]

AIBP

2 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

Thailand
Digital Innovation Centre

Centre to be a base for innovation (Bangkok Post)

The centre is designed to have labs for 5G testing, artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), virtual reality and augmented reality (VR/AR), cloud innovation [...]

Bangkok Post

12 October 2021

Malaysia

Malaysian state of Selangor focuses on digital ecosystem, economy (The Jakarta Post)

The digitalization of the public sector deliverables and services under the Smart Government domain is key in pushing through the agenda, and increasingly so with [...]

The Jakarta Post

27 August 2021

ASEAN

Key Points on Customer Interactions in the Internet Economy

Customers today want convenience, and it is the responsibility of service and product providers to develop or adopt strategies and solutions that cater to consumer [...]

AIBP

19 August 2021