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

Vietnam

How Vietnam’s Telecom Industry Will Play a Key Role in Digital Transformation (Vietnam Briefing)

The telecommunications industry is a key driver behind Vietnam’s digital transformation. Telecommunications and other sectors in the information and communications technology (ICT) sector generated up [...]

Celina Pham - Vietnam Briefing

31 August 2022

Philippines
BSP pushes for more IT infra investments

BSP pushes for more IT infra investments (Manila Bulletin)

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is calling for higher public investment to upgrade and modernize the country’s information technology (IT) infrastructure as the country [...]

Manila Bulletin

20 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

Vietnam

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

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

ASEAN

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. [...]

AIBP

14 October 2021

Malaysia

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

Philippines

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

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 [...]

INQUIRER.net

24 August 2021

Philippines

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

ASEAN

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, [...]

AIBP

7 April 2021