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

Malaysia

Expect better sequential earnings from Aeon (Borneo Post Online)

“Meanwhile, in partnership with BOXED, Aeon has launched its new online grocery website ‘myAeon2go’, in line with its digital transformation plans to achieve 15 per [...]

Borneo Post Online

5 September 2021

Malaysia

AirAsia says transformation into digital travel and lifestyle group complete (The Edge Markets)

“Our transformation is over and AirAsia is now an investment holding company with a portfolio of synergistic travel and lifestyle businesses that leverage data and [...]

The Edge Markets

8 September 2021

ASEAN

User experience, security among top cloud buying drivers in ASEAN (Channel Asia)

The biggest change in ASEAN enterprise cloud buying behaviour, according to GlobalData, is security, which has shifted from being the top barrier to the third [...]

Channel Asia

7 September 2021

Southeast Asia

E-commerce sales in Singapore forecast to hit $13.4 billion by 2026: Report (The Straits Times)

"E-commerce now outranks gaming as one of the top activities consumers do online, possibly because it is evolving to blend entertainment with shopping... Online channels [...]
Indonesia

Cyber-attack haunts Indonesia’s COVID-19 strategy (The Jakarta Post)

A reported data breach of the now-defunct electronic Health Alert Card (eHAC) system has raised serious concerns about the security of the PeduliLindungi application, a [...]

The Jakarta Post

2 September 2021

Southeast Asia

Trucked and loaded: a greener way to move cargo (The Star)

The efficiency of trucking is improving as new digital freight forwarding marketplaces allow cargoes to be matched better with trucking capacity, reducing the number of [...]

The Star

30 August 2021

Southeast Asia

Asia’s factories hit by supply chain disruptions from Covid-19 resurgence (The Straits Times)

The surveys highlight the pandemic’s broadening damage in South-east Asia, where soaring infections and subsequent lockdown measures have hurt both the service and manufacturing sectors. [...]

The Straits Times

1 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

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

Malaysia

Unlocking the potential of digital economy (The Star)

According to Speedtest Global Index (January 2021), Malaysia’s mobile download speed ranked 94th (out of 140) in the world and 8th among Asean nations. The [...]

The Star

23 August 2021

Indonesia

Indonesian aims for 40 per cent of Asean’s digital economy market share by 2025 (The Star)

The minister said that the development of the digital economy can no longer be contained. The flow of digital transactions has begun to enter the [...]

The Star

24 August 2021