• Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:00
    Need to double tech graduates to 40,000 annually by 2022: DEPA
    THE DIGITAL Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA) will focus on building local talent and on doubling the number of fresh graduates annually to 40,000 by 2022 as it seeks to support the rise of five new technological industries.
  • Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:00
    Policy key to boost Vietnam’s digital economy
    VIETNAM’S Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s key task is to evaluate the building and adjustment of policies to support the development of the digital economy, according to Deputy Minister Cao Quoc Hung.
  • Tue, 11 Jun 2019 19:31
    Huawei, agencies ready to turn Thailand’s 5G Testbed into reality
    China-based information and communications technology giant Huawei, in collaboration with Thailand’s Digital Economy and Society Ministry, other government offices, private agencies and leading universities, is now ready to turn the much-awaited 5G Testbed into a reality.
  • Thu, 06 Jun 2019 14:43
    WB report offers roadmap to next-level digital economy
    With the aim of ensuring that the economic and social dividends of technology can reach everyone, a new World Bank report, “The Digital Economy in Southeast Asia – Strengthening the Foundations for Future Growth”, analyses the opportunities and challenges facing the region to scale up digital development.
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  • Fri, 31 May 2019 01:00
    Frasers links with partner on data centre
    INTEGRATED real estate platform Frasers Property (Thailand) Plc (FPT) and Singapore-based data centre service provider ST Telemedia Global Data Centres plan to spend more than Bt7 billion to establish a hyperscale data centre under a joint venture that seeks to ride on the growth in Thailand’s digital economy. 
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  • Mon, 29 Apr 2019 01:00
    DEPA aims to create innovation hub
    State agency plans to develop a digital workforce in support of five s-curve sectors.
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Smart cities development to be given a big push
    THE DIGITAL ECONOMY Promotion Agency (DEPA) aims to set up smart cities to cover 77 provinces within the next five years.
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 21:56
    MCOT joins ETDA to create innovative ‘WHAM’ platform
    MCOT Public Co Ltd (MCOT) is partnering with the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society’s Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) to launch a new digital media platform.
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  • Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
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  • Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
    Thailand studying Japan’s satellite model
    THE MINISTRY of Digital Economy and Society (MDES) has teamed up with the Thai Chamber of Commerce (TCC) to study Japan’s satellite model to seek supervisory direction for the satellite industry, in which foreign investments will be allowed after Thaicom Plc’s 20-year satellite concession ends in 2021.
  • Sat, 02 Mar 2019 01:00
    New cyber law will not steal personal data: ministry
    The Ministry of Digital Economy and Society brushed aside criticism that the newly-passed national cybersecurity law will infringe upon people’s privacy, saying instead that the new law will secure the country’s critical infrastructure.
  • Fri, 01 Mar 2019 15:32
    HotNow reveals business plan for 2019
    HotNow, a leading online-to-offline gamified retail platform, said in a press release on Friday that its business plan for 2019 will drive the growth of its digital economy ecosystem across Southeast Asia and globally.
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  • Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:34
    ETDA embraces regulator role
    Surangkana Wayuparb, CEO of the Electeonic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) at the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society, said the organisation's responsibilities will increase under the Electronic Transactions Act to build a better balance between regulations and the promotion of digital service business.
  • Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
    Top three rising business trends for 2019
    MANY businesses and individuals these days virtually live on the online platforms. Digitalisation has brought with it several positive impacts on our everyday activities. It has also delivered the risk of privacy breaches and the need to be aware of cybersecurity issues. In the era of digital economy, three industries stand out from the crowd – e-commerce, digital marketing and cybersecurity.
  • Fri, 01 Feb 2019 17:05
    ETDA signs MoU to develop E-commerce Park
    The Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA), which is under the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society, today signed a MoU with Rajamangala University of Technology Phra Nakhon (RMUTP) to develop an E-commerce Park initiative.
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