Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
Three steps to a robust Asean digital economy
Twelve years ago, Norachai Lappiam was just making ends meet working for a small local company producing newsletters. Today, he can give his family a better life as the founder of the creative sign-making business Ad X-Zyte that exports its products from Thailand to customers around the world – all without a physical storefront.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:12
Digital Thailand Big Bang 2018: Dassault Systèmes signs MOU with depa
Dassault Systèmes has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Digital Economy Promotion Agency (depa), the operating arm of Thailand's Ministry of Digital Economy and Society (MDES).
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Myanmar pushes on with telecom reforms
IN A BID to improve its transition to the digital economy, Myanmar will accelerate reforms in the telecommunications sector by strengthening its legal framework, said a senior official at the Myanmar Connect 2018, which kicked off yesterday.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
Roadmap to digital society in the work
The Ministry of Digital Economy and Society is drawing up a road map towards creating a “paperless and cashless society” in line with government policy.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
Thai agency to lead transition to digital economy
DEPA aims to make the kingdom an IOT hub of asia, boost digitalisation of Asean bloc
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Algorithms could power us to Thailand 4.0 – and dictatorship
While Thailand is still working on getting the “4.0” digital economy in motion, developed countries are already booting up their “5.0” era.
Sun, 02 Sep 2018 17:57
4 draft digtal laws ready for Cabinet as govt boosts cybersecurity
THE DIGITAL Economy and Society ministry (DE ministry) will submit four draft digital laws for Cabinet’s approval this month as a first step towards an official government announcement in the second half of next year.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 01:00
PM calls for urgency in digital services
EXPERT SAYS ALL MINISTRIES AND AGENCIES MUST FIRST STANDARDISE, LINK DATA PORTALS
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 23:03
Finnish ministry signs digital deal
The Ministry of Digital Economy and Society has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Transport and Communications of Finland to set out nine areas of development to leverage digital technology and strengthen the existing relationship between the two countries to foster long-term cooperation.
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 11:45
Blockchain technology summit brings digital economy to Laos
Government officials from different sectors, business representatives, entrepreneurs and Lao and Chinese experts gathered in Vientiane recently to share experiences and exchange information on blockchain technology.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 01:00
Pace set to pick up on digital projects
THE Ministry of Digital Economy and Society will push for many projects to get off the ground this year as part of its efforts to propel Thailand more fully into the digital age.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
Google offers free public Wi-Fi
GOOGLE Thailand yesterday launched a series of initiatives, including free high-speed public Wi-Fi, to enable more Thai consumers and businesses to participate in the growth of the digital economy.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 01:00
ASIA PACIFIC DIGITAL ECONOMY SEEN AS A ‘THREAT’
Almost half (47 per cent) of employees in Asia Pacific (APAC) see the rising digital economy as a threat to their jobs, according to a new report by Workday, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 11:12
ETDA goes big for its eighth anniversary
Surangkana Wayuparb, executive director and chief executive of the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (Public Organization) or ETDA, a department of the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society, will host the event “Future Economy and Internet Governance: Big Change to Big Chance” from July 23 to 25 at Royal Paragon Hall on the fifth floor of Siam Paragon.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 01:00
Blockchain helps build Vietnam’s digital economy
BLOCKCHAIN technology will play an important role in building the digital economy and the fourth industrial revolution in Vietnam.