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Singapore sets sights on becoming Asia Pacific innovation hub

Enterprise Singapore, a government agency responsible for growing the island state’s enterprises locally and globally, is working actively to promote Singapore as an innovation hub of the Asia Pacific.

SAP accelerates innovation to help Southeast Asia achieve sustainability goals

SAP accelerates innovation to help Southeast Asia achieve sustainability goals

Starbucks brings welcoming third place to Laos as it opens first store in Vientiane

The entry of the Starbucks brand into Laos reaffirms the company’s long-term commitment to continued growth across Southeast Asia

Meet Magento Thailand 2022: The Return of the Disruptors

SmartOSC’s Meet Magento conference in Bangkok ends in success

Interview

SCG floats ‘Sustainability for All’ concept to fight climate crisis

ASEAN’s leading conglomerate SCG is convinced that climate change is no longer an irrelevant issue, as the company is joining the efforts to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

Singapore keen to work with neighbours to build innovation ecosystem

Singapore is looking to work more closely with Thailand over digital and green economies as part of their collaboration in the innovation space.

SAP aims to upskill 2 million people on new learning program for all

SAP, a German multinational software company, has launched a new learning program accessible for all to help narrow the IT skill gap.

Traffy Fondue helps to make Thai cities more livable

Large cities anywhere in the world experience such issues as power blackouts, tap-water cut-offs, uncollected garbage, and damaged roads.

SAP aims to help Asia attain sustainable future

SAP, the Germany-headquartered enterprise solutions provider, has a strong vision of helping the world run better and improve people’s lives.

Beacon VC’s Katalyst Launchpad serves as springboard for early-stage startups

Not all startups can become a unicorn, a new business with a valuation of over $1 billion, but all unicorns begin as startups.

Business

Japan remains top destination for Thai travellers – Visa study

Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, today revealed Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Singapore and the United Kingdom

SCB 10X launches SCB 10X DISTRICTX, a Web3 Collaboration Hub for International Community-building in Bangkok

SCB 10X, the venture investment arm of SCBX group; building and incubating startups in the Web3 and blockchain industry, announced today the launch of SCB 10X DISTRICTX

EIC revises up Thailand’s economic growth forecast to 3.2% in 2022

EIC revised up the Thai economic growth forecast to 3.2% (from the previous 3.0%) in 2022.

SEAC hosts YourNextU Homeroom #1 to unveil 5Cs strategy for 2022

SEAC organizes the first ‘homeroom’ session to provide updates on highlights of success achieved during 90 days after the rebranding to YourNextU School of Life

PropertyGuru reports third quarter 2022 results revenues grow 47%

PropertyGuru Group Limited announced financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2022. Revenue of S$34.6 million in the third quarter 2022

FWD and True Group launch the “FWD X TRUE 5G khum krong khum kha ti sut” campaign

FWD Insurance joins forces with True Group, leveraging the strengths of both businesses to create unique and diverse experiences for customers

SAP aims to upskill 2 million people on new learning program for all

SAP, a German multinational software company, has launched a new learning program accessible for all to help narrow the IT skill gap.

ZORT and Investree revolutionize the lending industry for SMEs in Thailand

ZORT, Thailand's leading order management platform, together with Investree, Thailand's SEC-approved crowdfunding portal, have partnered to provide access to funding for ZORT's merchants

AIS affirms acquisition of 3BB and JASIF investment units will benefit consumers

AIS announced that it will proceed with the acquisition of shares in Triple T Broadband plc (3BB) and the purchase of investment units in Jasmine Broadband Internet Infrastructure Fund

AutoX launches “Ngern Chaiyo” to penetrate title loan market targeting unbankable customers

AutoX Co., Ltd., a provider of title loan under the SCBX Group, has launched “Ngern Chaiyo”, a title loan solution to tap the market with 3 core concepts

Uniqlo launches new Uniqlo experience store at Siam Square

UNIQLO, a global apparel retailer, unveils the most exclusive exhibition space in the heart of Siam Square to illustrate the core of Uniqlo's DNA which is the philosophy of LifeWear

KBank aims to become ESG leader among banks in Southeast Asia

Guided by the ESG strategy, KASIKORNBANK (KBank) seeks to empower its customers and Thai businesses in the drive towards a sustainable economic system.

Technology

Ericsson Mobility Report: Global 5G growth amid macroeconomic challenges

Global 5G subscriptions remain on track to top one billion by the end of this year, and five billion by the end of 2028, despite current and developing economic challenges in many parts of the world.

Singapore sets sights on becoming Asia Pacific innovation hub

Enterprise Singapore, a government agency responsible for growing the island state’s enterprises locally and globally, is working actively to promote Singapore as an innovation hub of the Asia Pacific.

Gartner survey finds 87% of business leaders expect to increase sustainability investment

A new Gartner, Inc. survey revealed that 87% of business leaders expect to increase their organization’s investment in sustainability over the next two years.

‘Beyond the Elephant in the Room’- MIT Media Lab Southeast Asia Forum

This year, the MIT Media Lab, the institution’s interdisciplinary research lab, is bringing the latest research and insights to Bangkok at the “MIT Media Lab Southeast Asia Forum”

What’s the ROI of Low-Code?

With the pressure to deliver new customer and employee digital experiences and adjust existing enterprise systems to cope with the market changes

SCG-AIS 5G-Huawei develop autonomous vehicle systems powered by 5G

SCG via Circular Plus by CPAC Green Solution combines expertise from AIS, Huawei, as well as Chinese partners Yutong, an electric vehicle operator, and Waytous, a specialist in industry's wireless vehicle systems

Sustainability

dtac discloses human rights due diligence findings, reinforcing its commitment to the highest governance standards

Total Access Communication Public Company Limited or dtac reports its sustainability progress in 2022

KBank joins forces with four partners to unveil Dendo Drive House innovation

launching the Dendo Drive House campaign. The new energy ecosystem, which is the first of its kind in Thailand, allows PHEV drivers to generate, store and supply energy automatically between their vehicles and residences (known as ‘Vehicle to Home’ or V2H).

SCG floats ‘Sustainability for All’ concept to fight climate crisis

ASEAN’s leading conglomerate SCG is convinced that climate change is no longer an irrelevant issue, as the company is joining the efforts to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

SANSIRI pushes ‘NET-ZERO’ 2022 roadmap for future low-carbon home

Sansiri becomes the first real estate developer in Thailand to install solar roofs and EV chargers in 100 percent of the new projects

Life

24/7 Doctor consultation – How Melon Medical X dtac OneCall solution offers new levels of customer experience

Melon Medical, the telemedicine platform developed by Thai doctors, chose the dtac OneCall solution for 24/7 call center service to elevate their remote medicine services.

73% of Thai professionals will seek a new job if their pay raise is not above inflation levels

Global specialist recruitment group, Robert Walters, has released the 24th edition of its global Salary Survey 2023.

BayWa r.e. Partners with Steps to Support Upskilling of a Sense of Belonging for Trainees

BayWa r.e., a global renewable energy developer, service provider and distributor, has announced its partnership with Steps, the first ever vocational centre in Thailand to support neurodivergent individuals.

dtac X Gameloft launches Gaming Nation PLAY Thailand’s largest online gaming platform with over 1,800 titles

dtac’s Gaming Nation teams up with Gameloft to launch Gaming Nation PLAY as Thailand’s largest Online Gaming Platform with over 1,800 titles to choose from.

Startup

Singapore kicks off SWiTCH 2022 to let the innovation to connect

The Singapore government has also remained steadfast in the commitment to innovation, through economic cycles. In the five years to 2025, they are committing US$19 billion to research, innovation and enterprise.

Latest Thai unicorn, LINE MAN Wongnai now aims to become ‘decacorn’

LINE MAN Wongnai has become Thailand’s latest unicorn startup as its worth now exceeds US$1 billion following a successful series-B investment round in late September.

Globish secures 90-million baht of series A founding

Globish Academia (Thailand) Co. Ltd. or Globish, an EdTech startup and Thailand's first live online learning platform developer, successfully closed a Series A+ fundraising deal.

Columnist

The future of healthcare is in the cloud

Technology adoption in healthcare has been historically slow compared to other industries, mostly due to its highly regulated nature. For a long time, cloud adoption was no different.

Quick commerce, new trend or just a fad?

Amidst the astonishing rise of e-commerce across Southeast Asia, quick commerce has become the latest red-hot market.

How to ensure a seamless & successful Mega Sale campaign?

Ecommerce in Thailand has evolved and grown over the years, accelerating even more following the impact of the pandemic.

CarTrust aims to unlock the potential of Thailand’s second-hand car market

CarTrust is filling the gap and helping consumers to buy quality second-hand cars from trustworthy dealers.

IKEA opens the Circular Shop and Recycling Centre at IKEA Bang Yai

IKEA Thailand launched two new services, a Circular Shop and a Recycling Centre in support of IKEA's journey towards becoming a Circular Business by 2030

Bangkok Story

Bangkok governor’s ‘winning formula’ a perfect mix of PR strategies and marketing communications

Bangkok Governor Chadchart Sittipunt created a political phenomenon with his landslide victory in May.

The Movement

KBank garners three awards from the Thailand Management Association

Kattiya Indaravijaya (center), KBank Chief Executive Office, together with the Bank’s executives, recently represented KBank in receiving three awards at the TMA Excellence Awards 2022.

SCB Julius Baer welcomes top senior executives from Julius Baer Group

SCB-Julius Baer Securities Co., Ltd. (SCB Julius Baer), a joint venture between Siam Commercial Bank, the first Thai bank, and Julius Baer

GWM brings fleet of futuristic electric vehicles to Motor Expo 2022, with Thailand’s First Showcase of ORA Grand Cat

GWM continues to bring excitement to the automotive industry, inviting Thai people to witness and experience a parade of electric vehicles through the showcase curated under the concept of ‘GWM Unleash the Future’

Honda will display Honda SUV e:Prototype at the Motor Expo 2022

Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. will display two highlight models for the first time in Thailand at the 39th Thailand International Motor Expo 2022.
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