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A New World Order Artificial intelligence is being embedded in software and hardware to improve service offerings. Driven by the pandemic and technological disruptions; digital transformation is now a requirement for every organisation to respond to changes in customer behaviour towards the online realm as well as new labour patterns; according to tech consulting firms. 17-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Cloud Service Rivalry Heats Up in Thailand Thailand is turning into a battleground for public cloud services among American and Chinese firms with internet giant Google becoming the latest operator to announce a plan to launch its cloud region in the country amid surging demand in the segment.12-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
S & P Bakeries Install Robots as Costs Soar SET-listed S&P Syndicate Plc; the operator of the S&P bakery and restaurant chain; is to adapt its business operation to cope with high operational costs; with the launch of various tools such as work automation in the second half of this year.10-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Prep Required for Cybersecurity RulesThe National Cyber Security Agency (NCSA) is urging organisations associated with critical information infrastructure (CII) to accelerate efforts to comply with two upcoming regulations regarding minimal8-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Smart FactoriesMomentum is building towards transitioning to a Bio-Circular Green (BCG) economy; with the country seeing an important shift with an increase in smart factories involving the upscaling of technology to industrial production. The challenges of COVID; rebounding from the pandemic; and remaining competitive in the region and global economy require a strong focus on improving productivity. However; one of the key sectors benefiting from the digitalisation of factories and facilities is manufacturing; one of the main drivers of the Thai economy; which will become a more prominent contributor as the country advances further with its reopening. The transformative shift promoted by Thailand 4.0; and as part of the BCG approach; will contribute to increased economic prosperity as the country advances into a new; digital age with a focus on turning traditional; labour-intensive business models into modern; efficient; and innovative approaches. By adopting technologies like 5G to the digital transformation of smart factories; companies can raise the competitiveness of Thailand’s manufacturing industries; with an aim of attracting new investment to the country. The pandemic has led to increased investment within Thailand’s manufacturing sector; specifically the creation of smart factories through IoT; artificial intelligence (AI) and other technologies. According to the Kasikorn Research Center; the Covid-19 pandemic will accelerate the growth of the smart factory solutions (SFS) business by 10%; due in large part to the needs of large manufacturers that wish to reduce their dependence on labour. 8-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Testing of Retail CBDC to begin at Year EndThe Bank of Thailand expects to begin testing its retail digital currency at the end of this year and the process will continue through mid-2023.6-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Developing Thailand’s Next Super App The rise of super apps in Southeast Asia has raised the bar in providing an all-encompassing; seamless user experience. Super apps are essentially digital platforms that provide multiple services; such as delivery; travel; payments and social media.4-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
IOT Tech To Collect Real Time Weather DataThe Meteorological Department is gearing up to adopt Internet of Things (IoT) devices to collect weather-related data which can be reported in real time; and work with the telecom regulator to send weather warnings to people via SMS messages.4-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Partnership unveils education metaverseTech startup Creative Digital Living is joining forces with 17 Thai universities and other partners to build a metaverse education community to revolutionise the country's education industry by leveraging the power of the virtual technology.3-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
DEPA Touts High Tech FarmingThailand's farming sector is expected to steer towards tech adoption; referred to as Agricultural 2.0 and 3.0; over the next five years; driven by lower equipment costs and the government's support; according to the Digital Economy Promotion Agency (Depa).2-Aug-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
SEA Celebrates a Decade of GrowthThailand's digital economy has been scaling up over the past decade thanks to the power of various internet firms and one of the key players is Sea (Thailand); the local unit of the Nasdaq-listed firm Sea; which is behind e-commerce powerhouse Shopee.30-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
SoPa Allots Another 20m to AcquisitionsNasdaq-listed loyalty platform Society Pass (SoPa); which recently acquired Thailand-headquartered Thoughtful Media Group (TMG); a digital video multi-platform network (MPN) and social commerce platform; is looking to spend US$15-20 million more on acquisitions in Thailand in the second half to bolster its business ecosystem.29-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
THPD Plans to Utilise AI to Cut Costs Boost DeliveriesThailandPost Distribution (THPD); the logistics solutions arm of state postal service Thailand Post; is gearing up to optimise delivery routes and load utilisation by using artificial intelligence (AI) to reduce fuel costs and level up its delivery capacity.21-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Digital Lending Pays Off for Banks as Platforms Expand RapidlyDigital lending platforms run by the large commercial banking groups Kasikornbank (KBank) and SCB X are posting strong growth; in line with changing consumer behaviour in the digital era.20-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
SEA To Back Cross Border E-Commerce Sea (Thailand); the local operating unit of Nasdaq-listed internet giant Sea; is gearing up to support cross-border e-commerce for Thai enterprises and seeking a licence to serve as a digital bank in the country as part of its move to thrive in the Thai market.20-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Com7 Joins Forces with Alibaba CloudSET-listed IT retail chain Com7 is diversifying its business by adding cloud solutions for enterprises through a partnership with Alibaba Cloud; the cloud computing service arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group.16-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
5G connections to jump to 400m in 20255G connections in Asia-Pacific are expected to surge fourfold from this year's level to 400 million in 2025; while the industry's consolidation and the metaverse are gathering momentum in the region; according to a report by the GSM Association (GSMA); a group of telecom operators worldwide.11-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Thailand leads in E Shop PhishingMore than 55% of phishing attempts in Thailand are finance-related; while the proportion of such attacks using fake e-shops in the country tops Southeast Asia; according to Russia-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky.8-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Vulnerabilities Away from the Office Employees hastily placed in remote work setups kept most of Southeast Asia's businesses afloat when the coronavirus pandemic hit in 2020.8-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Data Centre Investment BoomingData centres in Thailand represent a hot sector to watch as more regional operators are eyeing the colocation market in Greater Bangkok; Chon Buri and Rayong; an area previously dominated by Thai operators; according to CBRE; the international property consultant.7-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Spending by SMES on IT to lead ASEANThailand is projected to lead Asean in terms of IT spending by small enterprises in 2025 thanks to the country's digitalisation drive; according to market research company IDC.6-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
State Urged to Back Smart Hospital DriveThe government should support the smart hospital scheme backed by 5G infrastructure as it could help ease people's expenses and save the state budget; according to the former chief of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC).6-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
BOI Attends the Grand Opening of Alibaba’s First Data Centre in Thailand Mr. Narucha Ruchuphan; Senior Executive Investment Advisor; Thailand Board of Investment (BOI); attended an event to mark the grand opening of Alibaba's first data centre in Thailand held at Shangri-La Hotel Bangkok on 30 June 2022. Alibaba was represented by Mr. Selina Yuan; Vice President; Alibaba Group; and President; Alibaba Cloud Intelligence International; Dr. Derek Wang; General Manager for Singapore; South Asia and Thailand; Alibaba Cloud Intelligence. Also present were Mr. Thanasorn Jaidee; President of True Digital Park Co.;Ltd; and Ms. Pornpen Kaewsurapol; General Manger; COM7 Public Company Limited.5-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Financial TransformationThe financial sector is on the cusp of yet another transformation. Customers emerging from Covid-19 are demanding new and better sets of services to meet their new consumption patterns; be it how they shop; eat; work or transfer money. It's a dramatic shift that is compelling banks to transform or risk being left behind.4-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
The Next Great Tech OpportunityBusinesses are touting the metaverse as a promising new opportunity to increase customer engagement and propel growth in the digital era.1-Jul-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Thailand Eyes Metaverse GainsThe Ministry of Digital Economy and Society (DES) is pinning its hopes on Thailand becoming an early adopter of so-called metaverse technology and applying this for commercial use in order to reap the benefits.30-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
IBM Unit Partners to Boost Digital SkillsIBM Thailand; the local unit of the American IT giant; is working with universities and business partners to provide training for people to level up high-demand digital skills; ranging from artificial intelligence (AI) to data science and hybrid cloud; as part of a push to support the country's digital transformation.29-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
DEPA Prepares 900 Millions to Drive Digital EconomyThe Digital Economy Promotion Agency (Depa) wants to pursue six projects to drive the country's digital economy and smart city development under its fiscal 2023 budget.28-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
JWD Shapes Up for Leadership PositionSET-listed logistics company JWD InfoLogistics announced plans to open three new warehouses for robotic cold storage.28-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Line Introduces NFT Marketing Solutions LINE messaging application has launched a range of marketing solutions linked to non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to enable businesses to capitalise on digital assets.24-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Resignation trend hurts digital driveThe Great Resignation has affected Thai small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) pursuing digital transformation; according to 98% of them surveyed in a new study by SAP; a global enterprise application software developer.21-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Data Protection Law Slashes Unwanted CallsMore than 90% of incoming mobile phone calls offering products and services have vanished thanks to the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA); which came into effect on June 1; according to Digital Economy and Society Minister Chaiwut Thanakamanusorn.21-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
5G Tech Alliance to Ramp Up Use CasesThe Digital Economy and Society (DES) Ministry has unveiled a 5G technology alliance aimed at transforming 5G showcases into real use cases with a target of rolling out 10 of them this year.17-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Digital Valley to Host 5G Innovation CentreAdvanced Info Service (AIS); the country's biggest mobile operator by subscriber base; has collaborated with the Digital Economy Promotion Agency (Depa) to launch the country's first 5G innovation centre and laboratory located at Thailand Digital Valley in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).17-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Metaverse Spending to Total 5 Trillion in 2030 Mckinsey PredictsBusinesses' and consumers' annual global spending related to the metaverse could reach $5 trillion by 2030; according to a new report from consulting firm McKinsey & Co.16-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Study-Thailand a Global Leader in Real Time PaymentThailand was No.3 globally for real-time payment transactions last year; behind only India and China; driven by the government's support for modern infrastructure; says ACI Worldwide; a real-time payments software provider.15-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Tencent Cloud Promotes Digital ShiftAmid the volatile global challenges; digital transformation is now more essential than ever for enterprises to survive; stay agile and pursue growth while responding to customer needs.15-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
AIS Pairs with ZTE on 5G Digital EconomyAdvanced Info Service (AIS); Thailand's biggest mobile operator by subscriber base; has signed an agreement for comprehensive cooperation with Chinese information solutions company ZTE.13-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Knowledge Workers Go HybridNearly three-quarters of knowledge workers in Asean will move to a hybrid model where they work remotely some days and from the office on others; according to Kyndryl; a New York-based multinational provider of managed IT infrastructure services.7-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Digital Insurance Platform To Guide Clients on Coverage Insurance broker We Digital Insurance has launched the one-stop We Care platform in collaboration with the financial consultancy KTBST Securities and the software developer AppMan.7-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Fandom to Spur Digital Content BusinessFANDOM; a community-focused digital platform that allows fans to connect with famous influencers and artists as well as earn revenue via digital assets; is slated to launch in August.7-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
NIA Unveils Novel StrategyThe National Innovation Agency (NIA) is gearing up efforts to build Thailand's position as an innovation nation through a seven-pronged strategic plan; aiming to raise the country's ranking in the Global Innovation Index to the top 30 by 2030.6-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Three Transaction Trends Highlighted for this YearCashless payments; online shopping and revenge travel are the three leading trends that will feature in the "endemic world"; according to a survey by Visa.4-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
What is PDPA Thailand’s New Data LawThailand's drive to provide more comprehensive online safety for individuals begins Wednesday with enforcement of the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA).1-Jun-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Mobile Operators Prepped for PDPAMajor mobile operators have affirmed they are fully prepared for customer data protection and cybersecurity standards in line with the requirements of the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA); which is scheduled to come into force on Wednesday.31-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Airasia Pushes into Ride Hailing Race in Bangkok Rivalling GrabAirAsia has launched a ride-hailing service in Bangkok; eyeing a slice of the region’s growing market as tourism reopens.31-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
NIA Agencies Team Up for Tiger Warrior CampaignThe National Innovation Agency (NIA) is joining hands with 15 state and private organisations to launch a new campaign to provide local entrepreneurs with a variety of non-financial support to enhance their innovative capacity to stay competitive.30-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
iFWD Continues to Hold Market LeadIFWD; FWD Life Insurance's digital insurance platform; continues to hold the highest market share in Thailand for the third consecutive year; offering a one-stop service that provides customers protection within five minutes.28-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Unease as PDPA Comes into ForceAfter two years of delayed enforcement; the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) is set to come into force on June 1; with the authorities hoping the law sets a clear standard for personal data protection and raises international confidence in local businesses.27-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Ministry Says PDPA will be Enforced on June 1 The Digital Economy and Society (DES) Ministry insists the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) will be enforced on June 1 as scheduled; despite calls from the business sector for its postponement due to a lack of preparedness; particularly among small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).24-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
NDID bullish on outlook for identity verificationNational Digital ID Co (NDID); a firm that provides digital identity verification; believes the adoption of its service will expand as more Thais become familiar with digital innovation; chief executive Boonsun Prasitsumrit told the Bangkok Post in an exclusive interview.21-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
TDX preps trading services for digital tokensThai Digital Assets Exchange (TDX); a subsidiary of the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET); is set to launch trading services for investment and utility tokens in the third quarter after receiving a licence from the Finance Ministry on March 25.21-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
The Ever Growing Digital WorldThe phenomenon known as digitalisation has grown rampant globally. Thailand has ridden this digital transformation wave and has attracted many foreign multinational companies. One example is Samsung; a South Korean-based company that specialises in electronics and IT that has found great success with its electronic products globally.20-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
AIS to Buy Spectrum From NTNational Telecom (NT) has picked Advanced Info Service (AIS); the country's biggest mobile operator by subscriber base; as its 700-megahertz spectrum business partner; with an agreement expected to be signed in August; according to a source close to the state telecom enterprise's board.20-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Kerry eager to unveil e-wallet platformThai courier Kerry Express (KEX) is preparing to launch its own e-wallet; in conjunction with Sabuy Technology.18-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Thai Market Holds Promise for EBayGlobal e-commerce giant eBay says it sees increasing potential for various export products from Thailand; particularly jewellery; diamonds; gemstones and collectable cards; while the company is stepping up efforts to onboard suppliers of these items.17-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
SCB Easy App Set to Become Full Scale Digital PlatformSCB Easy; the mobile banking app of Siam Commercial Bank (SCB); has strengthened its infrastructure to become a comprehensive digital banking platform.17-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Alibaba First Thailand Data Centre Goes LiveAlibaba Cloud; the cloud computing service arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group; has launched its first data centre in Thailand to capitalise on the country's cloud market and support the nation's 20-year strategic plan.13-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Metaverse Partnership to Create Tradable Land NFTSThe virtual world platform Metaverse Thailand has joined forces with Bitkub Blockchain Technology to create a metaverse on Bitkub Chain; with land non-fungible token (NFT) sales to be available from May 30.13-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
COVID Fuels E Commerce in Search of Future OpportunitiesOnline shopping has been popular with Thai consumers given their hectic lifestyles and busy schedules. According to Statista; Thailand placed second in Southeast Asia behind Indonesia for the size of a nation’s internet economy; with a value of roughly $16 billion in 2019. The ongoing pandemic has only accelerated this trend. From the beginning of the pandemic in early 2020 to the first half of 2021; Thailand added nine million new digital users and achieved 68 percent growth in e-commerce; resulting in a 51 percent year-on-year increase in the value of the digital economy – to $30 billion in 2021. Currently; more than 36.6 million Thais have purchased consumer goods online; 30% of Thai digital service consumers were new to the service due to the pandemic; while 95% plan to continue their online purchasing habits post-COVID-19.12-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Making Hybrid WorkThe past two years of remote work have been challenging; but they would have been far more difficult without access to the tools that have allowed us to remotely work; communicate and collaborate.12-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
DEPA Unveils National Food Delivery AppThe Digital Economy Promotion Agency (Depa) has launched food delivery platform eatsHUB to help small and medium-sized eateries boost their earnings through digital channels.12-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
AIS Teams Up with Hospital to Create Smart HealthcareAdvanced Info Service (AIS); the country's mobile market leader in terms of subscriber base; has partnered with Vimut Hospital to support turnkey technologies to transform the facility into a smart healthcare provider.10-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Robinhood Soft Launches Hotel Booking ServiceRobinhood Travel; a Thai online travel agent platform; has introduced the first phase of its hotel booking service; aiming to become a top three player in the first year of operation.10-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Across the MetaverseLocal banks moving to capitalise on the metaverse trend can provide their customers with an immersive service experience and enhance the banks' branding; according to a consultancy.9-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Financial Unicorn Takes Flight in ASEANAscend Money; Thailand's first fintech unicorn; is accelerating growth beyond TrueMoney Wallet payment services by tapping the savings; lending and investment realms with a goal of becoming a financial super app and attaining profitability this year7-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
AIS Unveils 5GVerse Strategy 5 CampaignsAdvanced Info Service (AIS); the country's mobile market leader in terms of subscriber base; has partnered with Krungthai Bank Plc (KTB) to turn AIS points into unlimited cash discounts for customers shopping at more than 400;000 participating retail stores through the bank's Tung Ngern app.4-May-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Regulators Vow Safety of Personal DataThai financial regulatory agencies have joined forces to protect the personal data of consumers as global data leakages and cyber-risks grow in the digital age.29-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Preparing Human Resources for the New EraWith its need for a more skilled and technology-oriented workforce; the technological revolution is reshaping the labour market across the world. Building on its remarkable progress in expanding access to education among the population; the Thai government is now focusing on upgrading the country’s human resource skills to meet these new demands from the business world of today and tomorrow.28-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Grab Sets Out Growth PlansFood delivery and ride-hailing company Grab has vowed to focus more on working with small restaurants; expanding its adult user base; providing loans for drivers and eateries; and driving customer subscriptions as part of its strategy to pursue sustainable growth.28-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Makro Launches Maknet Online Marketplace Application for EntrepreneursMakro captures the trend of online business growth by developing the application ‘maknet’ as the company’s new S-Curve. The application will serve as an online wholesale market for entrepreneurs and aims to be the no. 1 B2B marketplace in Thailand.25-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Keeping Online Payments SafeHigh public awareness of potential risks and threats associated with digital payment is leading to high levels of reporting of such threats; according to a recent study by Kaspersky.22-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Committee Approves Draft E-Commerce Action PlanThe government vows to move forward with its e-commerce development plan; aiming to increase domestic e-commerce revenue to more than 7.1 trillion baht by 2027; average growth of 10% annually.22-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Academics Issue Alert on Metaverse Land BubbleAcademics warn that metaverse land prices could face a bubble after surging by 300 times in two years.21-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
DeFi Rewards and RisksDecentralised finance (DeFi) has the potential to transform Thailand's financial services industry; but it cannot yet substitute fully for traditional services offered by commercial banks.21-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Tiktoks ASEAN Users Top 240MTikTok; a short-form video platform; says its user base in Asean has surpassed 240 million while it is forging ahead with its plan to become a trusted entertainment platform; going beyond just music and dance.19-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Fashion Tops Online Retail Ranking in Shopping SurveyFashion products top the most popular online shopping items in Thailand; while many industries are gravitating towards digital channels to boost sales; particularly grocery and electric appliances; according to a recent survey by market research firm Nielsen.18-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Edge computing key in pursuit of Industry 4.0Edge computing can be instrumental in driving Thailand's Industry 4.0 and pushing for the country's digital transformation; according to US-based Stratus Technologies; an edge computing solutions provider.12-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Six strategies for digital growth in Southeast AsiaThe digital economy is booming in Southeast Asia. With 350 million digital consumers; the region is set to leapfrog China; outpacing the latter with a growth rate that is 1.6 times higher and becoming the fastest-growing digital economy in Asia-Pacific.11-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Tourism banking on digital realmThe Covid outbreak has been a catalyst for disrupting the tourism and digital landscapes; hastened when social media giant Meta (formerly Facebook) announced a rebranding towards the metaverse last year.11-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Gartner reveals 7 security trendsAttack surface expansion; digital supply chain risk and identity threat detection are among the prevailing trends in the area of security and risk management that should be addressed by enterprises this year; according to Gartner; a global tech research and consulting firm.11-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Upskilling Thailand’s human resources for the future of workAs the global value chain sends businesses and consumers worldwide scrambling to keep pace with the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) by deploying deep technologies such as big data and analytics; A.I.; and the industrial internet of things; Thailand is gearing up its human resources to meet the fast-evolving needs of the business world with the new skills and global mind-set that will help them leverage technology-driven changes.8-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Virtual Real Estate Metaverse to be ExploredProperty developer Magnolia Quality Development Corporation (MQDC) is working with global professional service provider Accenture to create a metaverse for virtual real estate to explore new opportunities in this emerging digital frontier.8-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Digital Deficit must be addressedThailand should consider the "digital deficit" when planning the country's economic future because of the huge spending on digital services provided by foreign operators; says e-ommerce pundit Pawoot Pongvitayapanu.7-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Food Panda Targets Quick Commerce OpportunitiesSiripa Jungsawat; the newly installed managing director of Foodpanda Thailand; has vowed to grow the business beyond the food delivery platform by driving towards quick commerce (Q-commerce) for groceries and health and beauty products by capitalising on its customer database.6-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Cybersecurity Solution Rolled OutCyber Elite; a subsidiary of digital solutions provider Benchachinda Group; has enlisted the cybersecurity power of Menlo Security Inc to launch the first managed cloud cybersecurity platform in Thailand to strengthen enterprises' cyber defence.5-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
DEPA Forms Alliance to Drive 5G AdoptionThe Digital Economy Promotion Agency (Depa) and the Telecommunications Association of Thailand have signed an agreement to accelerate the spread and usage of 5G across as many business sectors as possible.4-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
AI Specialist Contemplates Fast Approaching TrendsVoice analytics; computer-generated content; computer vision; natural language understanding (NLU) and quantum computing are the prevailing trends amid the rise of artificial intelligence (AI)-based machine learning; according to local AI enabler Bizcuit Solution.1-Apr-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Cybersecurity Readiness for CII Deemed CriticalCybersecurity readiness for critical information infrastructure (CII) needs to be improved to guard against cyberwarfare and support the country's ranking in the Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI); say the Digital Economy and Society (DES) Ministry and National Cyber Security Agency (NCSA).31-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
BitKub Upgrades Blockchain NetworkBitkub Blockchain Technology; a blockchain development company under Bitkub Capital Group Holdings; is cooperating with partners in various industries to build a strong ecosystem for the Bitkub Chain and create uses for KUB coins in the metaverse.31-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
New Privacy Rules Affect Business GloballyWhen Apple announced in June 2020 that they were changing their privacy settings; few were aware of the full implications. Even at the time of the release of these new privacy settings in April 2021; it made few waves in the media. Some changes in ad targeting behaviour were noticed and Facebook (sorry; Meta…) started to mention that this could affect their bottom line; but overall; the world was busy with other things.30-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Huawei Pledges to Invest in Thai Digital TransformationHuawei Technologies Thailand has vowed to continue investing in the country by driving 5G implementation; pushing for cloud adoption; accelerating the low-carbon transition; and cultivating digital talents as part of its business strategy this year.30-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Siam Commercial Bank Catches the Metaverse BugThailand’s biggest bank by market value has become the latest lender seeking to capitalize on the metaverse craze; with a unit announcing plans to set up a headquarters in a version of the internet that’s still taking shape.28-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Hospital Groups to Rely on DigitalSetting up new hospitals and wellness centres is one method for expansion; but Phyathai Hospital Group and Paolo Hospital Group have their own path for growth in the healthcare industry.26-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
DGA readies AI rollout to transform state agenciesThe Digital Government Development Agency (DGA) plans to adopt artificial intelligence (AI) to improve the government's effectiveness; including a chatbot platform that can respond to people's queries.25-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Ministry Launches Environmental HubThe Digital Economy and Society (DES) Ministry has launched the National Environment Information Centre to support open databases for environmental information to allow for analysis and further development.24-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Line Plans to Provide Data Management SolutionsLine Thailand is gearing up to support business with data management services and non-fungible token (NFT) related solutions to drive growth for customers amid economic volatility.24-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
WHA Makes Move into Health TechSET-listed WHA Corporation; Thailand's largest developer of built-to-suit logistics facilities; plans to launch a digital healthcare service with cooperation from Samitivej Hospital as it ventures into healthcare technology.19-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Truemoney Partners with Shield to Combat FraudTrueMoney; a major digital financial service provider in Asean; has signed a partnership deal with Shield; a global risk intelligence firm; to pursue "risk intelligence" through artificial intelligence (AI) tools to stop fraud and drive financial inclusion in the region.18-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Cryptocurrency Curiosity Ramping UpGreater interest in cryptocurrencies is expected in Thailand following news that the country is relaxing tax rules for cryptocurrency trading until the end of 2023 to boost the market.18-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Mastercard Gears Up for Digital Currency Payment Payments technology company Mastercard has been working closely with related parties everywhere; including Thailand; to prepare for the future of payments in which digital currencies will be a critical choice for consumers; said Aileen Chew; country manager of Mastercard for Thailand and Myanmar.15-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Imminent IPO Expected for Enabler AcommerceSoutheast Asian e-commerce enabler aCommerce aims to launch its initial public offering (IPO) this year while expanding into Vietnam to capture the burgeoning regional online shopping market; expected to be close to US$130 billion in value by 2025.15-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Anitech Creative Digital Unveil Metaverse PlatformAnitech; a consumer electronics product maker; has joined hands with tech startup Creative Digital Living to unveil a metaverse platform to level up the education industry; capitalising on virtual technology.12-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
NIA in Push for New Deep Tech BCG StartupsThe National Innovation Agency (NIA) wants 100 deep tech startups in the country by 2025; with 65 of them engaged with the bio-; circular and green (BCG) economy in line with the government's promotion of the economic model. Joining the push; the Board of Investment (BoI) has vowed to offer a subsidy to startups for the cost of employing talent; with each company projected to receive 5 million baht in assistance.11-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
NDID to Service Corporate SectorThe National Digital ID (NDID) Co Ltd plans to expand digital identity verification and data-sharing services on its NDID platform to cover the corporate sector.11-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Cybercriminals locating more VictimsCybercriminals are expanding their targets to e-sports; satellite internet; edge computing and crypto wallets to reach more victims in the digital world; says Fortinet; a global cybersecurity company.10-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
How to Stay Protected against the Looming Threats of RansomwareCybercrime technology is becoming more and more sophisticated. If your online security system isn’t up to scratch; you could be unknowingly vulnerable to a ransomware attack.9-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
UOB Helps Thai SMEs DigitaliseUOB Thailand is supporting local entrepreneurs to digitalise their business operations and strengthen their competitiveness in international markets amid the global economic rebound.9-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Think tank recommends metaverse to pace economyThe government should pay more attention to metaverse development as a potential technology to help rehabilitate the Thai economy; says the National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC).8-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Line Business Rejig Targets Video Calling ServicesLine Thailand is gearing up for consumer business restructuring by reaching out to more video calling services; such as telehealth; while driving creators' businesses by tapping into non-fungible tokens (NFTs) for growth.8-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
NCSA Urges Agencies to Remain VigilantThe National Cyber Security Agency (NCSA) has alerted critical agencies to keep their guard up against potential cyberthreats amid intensifying cyberwarfare between Ukraine and Russia.4-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Zort Sets Sights on IPO After Series AZort; a seller management platform; aims to launch an initial public offering (IPO) within 3-5 years to increase its capacity after recently raising 55 million baht in a Series A funding round.4-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Digital Future for SMEsThe prolonged pandemic has supercharged the trend towards online platforms. 3-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
TRUE Unveils All in One Healthcare AppTrue Digital Group; a subsidiary of telecom operator True Corporation Plc; has introduced an all-in-one smart healthcare platform linking online and offline health services through an upgraded version of the MorDee mobile app.3-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
G-Able IPO to Hasten Tech InvestmentsG-Able Group; an IT and digital solutions provider; aims to list on the Stock Exchange of Thailand in the fourth quarter to bolster its investment in high-growth technology.2-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
LINE OA Signups Surge as SMEs Go DigitalSmall and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have been pivoting towards digital platforms to reach out to customers online; with the number of Line Official Account (Line OA) subscribers jumping 25% to 5 million last year; according to Line Thailand.2-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
State Agencies Seek to Boost EGDI RankingMr Supot said significant projects include a 'citizen portal' — a welfare platform that allows people to access information about state welfare programmes. 1-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Brandverse Preps B20m for MetaverseBrandverse; a metaverse design and service provider; is investing more than 20 million baht to develop a metaverse ecosystem; joining hands with over 50 organisations to catch the surging wave of this virtual environment tech.1-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
AIS to Enhance Technology on Mobile Stroke VehiclesAdvanced Info Service (AIS); Thailand's biggest mobile operator by subscriber base; is lending support to further development of 5G-powered mobile stroke vehicles handled by Siriraj Hospital and Mahidol University's engineering faculty as ways to assist patients suffering from stroke.1-Mar-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
ETDA Preps Courses for Digital EraThe Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) is set to provide six major digital training courses from March to help organisations learn necessary skills to prepare them for the digital era.26-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Huawei Cloud Aids Hub HopesThe Ministry of Digital Economy and Society (DES) and global tech powerhouse Huawei Technologies (Thailand) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to deepen their collaboration in enhancing the effectiveness of government cloud services and the country's cloud ecosystem. The agreement is part of efforts to make Thailand the Asean digital hub.26-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Thais Urged to Embrace Disruptive Tech Accelerating the adoption of digital technology; along with promoting a circular economy; can generate up to $3.4 billion in investments; cost savings and revenues for Thailand. 23-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Benchachinda Group Unveils Cyber EliteBenchachinda Group (BCG); a digital infrastructure and solution provider; has set up a subsidiary -- Cyber Elite -- to make a foray into the 13-billion-baht cybersecurity market in Thailand amid a rise in digital adoption.22-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
AWS Plans to Launch Cloud InfrastructureAmazon Web Services (AWS); the cloud service arm under tech giant Amazon; plans to launch its cloud infrastructure -- AWS Local Zone -- in Bangkok to meet the needs of different cloud deployment models; particularly in large metro areas.18-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Thailand Digital Dependence Revealed in New Internet StudyThailand shows a strong level of digital readiness with a high penetration rate for internet usage; social media engagement; mobile connections; online shopping and digital payments; according to the "Digital 2022: Thailand" report.17-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
AWS Outlines Leading Trends DevelopmentMr. Annop says that businesses now can capitalise on cloud services; with easier access and price competitive offerings. "Cloud everywhere"; development of artificial intelligence (AI)-supported software; the rollout of smart Internet of Things (IoT) devices as well as sustainability will be prevailing tech trends to watch in 2022; says Amazon Web Services (AWS); the cloud service arm under tech giant Amazon.15-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
E-Payment Security Wish ListAs consumers in Southeast Asia become increasingly aware of the importance of safeguarding their financial data; they want to see additional security features offered by banks and mobile wallet providers; says a study by the online security firm Kaspersky.15-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Fortinet sees security demand in AseanFortinet; a global cybersecurity company; aims to increase its subscription-based services in Asean to capture a surge in demand and deal with heightened cyberthreats in the digital world.14-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Siriraj Replaces Knee Joint of Elderly Patient Using RobotSiriraj Hospital has successfully performed robotic surgery to replace the entire knee joint of an elderly patient; it said on Monday.8-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
DE Fund allots B2.5bn for digital developmentSome 2.5 billion baht will be set aside for digital development projects subject to be financed by the Digital Economy and Society Development Fund (DE Fund) in fiscal 2022; according to Digital Economy and Society (DES) Minister Chaiwut Thanakamanusorn.3-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Digital strategy key to banking growthHyper-personalised and customer-centric services; digital lending and forging partnerships with fintech firms to introduce innovative services are key areas that can increase growth in the banking sector; according to Malaysia-based bank tech service provider Silverlake Axis.3-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick
Agency constructs 40 new rules to bolster lawThe National Cyber Security Agency aims to enforce security standard requirements for state agencies and CII-linked enterprises by the end of this year. The National Cyber Security Agency (NCSA) aims to roll out 40 subordinate regulations of the Cybersecurity Act this year to strengthen the country's systems.2-Feb-22Artificial Intelligence; Cyber Security; Data & Cloud; E-commerce & Digital Marketing; Smart Solutions & IoT; Software for business; 5G Technology & NetworkClick