Digital transformation to be the focus of socio-economic development in Vietnam, says its PM (The Star)

PM Chính said Vietnam’s digital transformation has had some important initial results, including the development of commercial 5G networks. The digital economy contributes more and [...]

The Star

12 December 2021

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


Takeaways from AIBP Insights Future Ready Financial Services: Building the Digital Core for Customer Engagement

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has intensified pressure on ASEAN BFSIs to accelerate their digitalisation strategies, and siloed personalisation efforts will no longer suffice to compete. [...]


14 October 2021


Telekom Malaysia and Tata Communications team up on ASEAN IP transit services (Channel Asia)

Specifically, Malaysia’s national connectivity and digital infrastructure provider, through its global and wholesale arm TM Wholesale, is partnering up with Tata Communications to offer stable, [...]

Channel Asia

8 September 2021


Velasco calls for more investment in ICT to ‘narrow digital divide’ in PH, ASEAN (

While internet penetration in the Philippines or the number of people with access to the internet is high, there are still areas where internet connectivity [...]

24 August 2021


Digital transformation to aid in policy-making, service delivery (The Manila Times)

NEDA Secretary Karl Chua in his speech during the 2021 Analytics Summit PH said the Philippines needs to attract cloud service providers to support digital transformation in [...]

The Manila Times

28 July 2021

Southeast Asia

International arm of PLDT aligns with Qualtrics in customer experience push (Channel Asia)

Operating as the International arm of PLDT – a leading telecommunications provider in the Philippines – the technology specialist will leverage the platform to increase [...]

Channel Asia

9 April 2021


Takeaways from AIBP Insights Smart Cities: Safeguarding the Future of Cities – Liveability and Sustainability

With our panelists from Cyberview and Digital Penang of Malaysia, Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa) of Thailand, Jakarta Smart City of Indonesia, PLANET Technology, PLDT, [...]


7 April 2021


IBM unveils Singapore testbed for 5G and emerging tech (Channel Asia)

IBM has partnered up with Samsung Electronics and digital network operator M1 to launch what is being referred to as an ‘Industry 4.0 Studio’. The [...]

Channel Asia

17 March 2021


Huawei opens $53 million regional centre in Singapore (The Straits Times)

Chinese tech giant Huawei yesterday launched a US$40 million (S$52.8 million) regional centre here that lets developers test apps and services for its mobile devices, [...]

The Straits Times

24 February 2021


BIMB appoints TM ONE as preferred digital partner in realising transformational strategy (New Straits Times)

“The partnership with Malaysia’s leading integrated telecommunication company such as TM will complement the bank’s effort to constantly improve our functions and the services we provide [...]

New Straits Times

17 February 2021


National Telecom urged to focus on infrastructure (Bangkok Post)

NT, which is a merged unit of state telecom enterprises TOT and CAT Telecom, was launched on Jan 7. Digital Economy and Society (DES) Minister [...]

Bangkok Post

16 January 2021