Thailand

CAT tasked with expanding internet infrastructure (The Nation)

The Digital Economy and Society (DE) Ministry has disbursed Bt5 billion for the upgrade and development of Thailand’s internet infrastructure towards helping the country achieve [...]

The Nation

24 June 2019

Southeast Asia

SGTech Leads Eight Companies to the 29th edition of Asia IoT Business Platform (SGTech)

From 23-24 April 2019, SGTech led eight Singaporean companies to participate in the Singapore Pavilion at the 29th edition of Asia IoT Business Platform held [...]

SGTech

14 June 2019

Indonesia

Telkom Cooperates with Japan to Develop IoT-Based Natural Disasters (Republika)

Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology-based natural disaster management is one of the leading services in the partnership plan of PT Telkom Indonesia with Japanese telecom giant SoftBank [...]

Republika

4 June 2019

Thailand

Microsoft advises AI regulation under Personal Data Protection Act (Bangkok Post)

Microsoft Thailand, the local operating unit of the US-based technology firm, suggests the Thai government endorse artificial intelligence (AI) regulation under its new Personal Data [...]

Bangkok Post

16 May 2019

Thailand

DEPA aims to create innovation hub (The Nation)

DEPA senior executive vice presฌident Passakorn Prathombuts said the agency aims to build up Thailand as a hub of new innovation and technologies for artificial [...]

The Nation

29 April 2019

Philippines

Oracle platinum partner NTT Data eyes Philippine market gap for growth (Channel Asia)

NTT Data sees huge potential in the Philippines market as the country shows an increased appetite for digital transformation, however, challenges still remain. “The Philippines is [...]

Channel Asia

18 April 2019

Thailand

Wired for a better rural future (The Nation)

Rollout of fibre optics in remote villages aims to boost education, healthcare and local economies under the ambitious Net Pracharat programme. With Net Pracharat, all Thais [...]

The Nation

20 April 2019

Philippines

SAP Philippines in talks with LGUs for smart cities (Business World)

SAP Philippines Managing Director Edler R. Panlilio said in an Apr. 12 interview they are now talking to local government units as part of developing [...]

Business World

25 April 2019

Thailand

Thailand’s depa signs deal with 6 Singaporean IoT innovators (FutureIoT)

Thailand’s Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa) has signed agreements with six regional Internet of Things (IoT) innovators for the exchange of know-how and technology. The agreements are expected [...]

FutureIoT

4 April 2019

Malaysia

Malaysia Set To Be Amongst The First In Asia To Showcase 5G (Digital News Asia)

Twenty years after the Communications and Multimedia Act (CMA) 1998 came into force, Malaysia is set to showcase the fifth generation mobile technology (5G) that [...]

Digital News Asia

2 April 2019

Vietnam

Vietnam pushes forward with 5G network deployment (Vietnam Net)

The fifth generation (5G) of mobile communications is forecast to be a pillar of the digital economy and Vietnam has been busy making preparations to [...]

Vietnam Net

26 March 2019

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