Thailand

Telcos optimistic for a bright 5G future (Bangkok Post)

An increase in 5G infrastructure investment is a critical need currently to allow the overall recovery of the economy as well provide a fundamental shift [...]

Bangkok Post

17 July 2020

Thailand

Future comes early as 5G takes off (Bangkok Post)

Smart ports, especially those in the Eastern Economic Corridor, can use 5G-connected cranes with remote control vehicles and surveillance, as well as augmented reality for [...]

Bangkok Post

17 July 2020

Malaysia

Sunway, Celcom and Huawei Malaysia ink MOU to develop 5G in Sunway City (Digital News Asia)

Sunway Bhd (Sunway), Celcom Axiata Bhd (Celcom) and Huawei Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (Huawei) yesterday sealed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore Malaysia’s first [...]

Digital News Asia

10 July 2020

Vietnam

Vietnam Taking Steps to Accelerate Digital Transformation

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung asserted that the COVID 19 pandemic is a once-in-a-century opportunity to accelerate digital transformation on a national [...]

Asia IoT Business Platform

21 July 2020

Indonesia

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 [...]

Merdeka

15 July 2020

Indonesia

BRI Ventures, a pioneer in venture capital for UMKM start-ups (The Jakarta Post)

Through Sembrani Nusantara, BRI Ventures is set to raise Rp 300 billion from investors that will be distributed in the form of participating shares for [...]

The Jakarta Post

24 June 2020

Thailand

NBTC joins forces with Siriraj Hospital and HUAWEI (Bangkok Post)

NBTC joins forces with Siriraj Hospital and HUAWEI, piloting unmanned vehicle, transforming Thai healthcare with 5G into smart hospital. The technology can replace manpower in logistics [...]

Bangkok Post

25 June 2020

ASEAN

5G not just hype, but offers real investable opportunities (The Business Times)

Each previous new generation of network has produced a big jump in speed. And we will certainly see this with 5G, which is estimated to [...]

The Business Times

18 June 2020

Indonesia

Allianz Indonesia expands digital services as more people stay home (The Jakarta Post)

Insurance provider PT Asuransi Allianz Life Indonesia launched an end-to-end digital service on Wednesday to sell its products following a recent Financial Services Authority (OJK) [...]

The Jakarta Post

11 June 2020

ASEAN

Cohesiveness will be vital for Asean’s post-pandemic economic recovery (The Business Times)

We will see increased digitisation and automation of everything. We will see significant shifts in supply chains as businesses look to diversify the sources of essential [...]

The Business Times

4 June 2020

Thailand

Thailand leads ASEAN in 5G rollout due to pandemic (Nikkei Asian Review)

Thailand’s top two mobile operators Advanced Info Service and True Corp. are racing to deploy 5G networks at hospitals to lend support to doctors and medical personnel fighting the [...]

Nikkei Asian Review

20 May 2020

ASEAN

Reviewing Returns of Digital Investments in ASEAN – Key Takeaways from AIBP Focus, 14 May 2020

In compliance with the lockdown and social distancing measures implemented across Southeast Asia, we had to put our regional travel and face to face meetings [...]

Asia IoT Business Platform

15 May 2020