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Thailand’s Digital Economy To Grow To $50 Billion By 2025

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In Thailand, the digital economy is expected to grow to a volume $50 billion by 2025 from...
Filipinos Spend More Than 10 Hours Online Per – World Record

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The Philippines are topping the global country ranking of Internet usage per day with an average ten hours and 2 minutes of screen time....
Internet companies hit by Vietnam’s new cybersecurity law

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A law requiring Internet companies in Vietnam to remove content the country’s authorities deem to be against the state came into effect January 1,...
Dr. M talks tech with Alibaba’s Ma

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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, also known as Dr. M, met with the founder of China’s largest e-commerce enterprise Alibaba Group, Jack Ma, at...
Laos pushes e-commerce initiative, seeks to reduce Internet costs

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The Lao Ministry of Post and Telecommunications has named the development of e-commerce as one of its core strategic goals over the next ten...
Vietnam deploys cyber warfare troop of 10,000

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Vietnam has unveiled a new, 10,000-strong military cyber warfare unit to counter “wrong” views on the Internet, media reported, amid a widening crackdown on...
Internet economy in Southeast Asia to grow to $50 billion this year

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The online economy is expected to grow substantially in Southeast Asia, a region which is already the world’s third largest in terms of the...
China Telecom readies to become Philippines’ third telecom player

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China Telecom, one of the largest telecom operators in China, has been proposed by the government in Beijing to enter the Philippine market as...
Philippines invites Chinese firms to become country’s third telecom player

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has asked China to invest in the Philippines’ telecommunication industry and to set up a subsidiary that would become the...
China to assist Cambodia in setting up e-commerce ecosystem

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Cambodia and China signed a memorandum of understanding on November 10 to support the development of the country’s e-commerce business operations, according to a...
Singapore, Tokyo ranked Asia’s smartest cities

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Two Asian cities made it in the top-ten smartest cities in the world, according to the 2017 Smart Cities Index compiled by EasyPark Group,...
Singapore sets up cybersecurity academy

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The Singapore government is launching a new training center focused on cyber threats under the Cyber Security Agency. It will be an academy to...
Amazon to kick off Southeast Asian expansion in Singapore

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In what could become a battle of the e-commerce giants, Amazon is reportedly setting up shop in Singapore as early as this week to...
Thailand on track for $37b Internet market

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Thailand, which has one of the highest mobile Internet usage rates in Southeast Asia, is set to to reach $37 billion in revenues within...
Ooredoo broadens e-commerce strategy in Asia with partner Rocket Internet

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The Asia-focused e-commerce strategy of Ooredoo and its German partner Rocket Internet is making rapid progress with another acquisition in short order. Lamudi, Rocket...
E-commerce sales in Vietnam surge 300% to $2.2b

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Online shopping in Vietnam experienced a boom last year when revenue rocketed to US$2.2 billion, a staggering 314 per cent rise from $700 million...
Google Street View worker held hostage in Thailand

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And you’re just doing your job. It all happened on August 13 in Sa-eab village in Phrae province. Around 20 residents surrounded a Google...
Laos rents ‘.la’ Internet domain to Los Angeles businesses

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Laos has begun marketing its Internet domain extension .la to Los Angeles businesses in a cooperation with Internet registrar GoDaddy. The auction is already...