Tue, 18 Dec 2018 01:00
GE ‘optimising’ its regional plants
THE US industrial and manufacturing giant General Electric Co is expanding its footprint in Asia Pacific by leveraging the best practices from its “brilliant factory” concepts, combining digitisation and data analytics to enhance productivity and quality, says the company’s president and chief executive for Asia.
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 01:00
RGO47 set to ride on Myanmar’s ecommerce boom
As digitalisation becomes popular in Myanmar, more and more people could change their shopping behaviour – from visiting traditional stores to buying things online – within a few years.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 01:00
Innoveller drives digitisation of express bus industry in Myanmar
DOMESTIC travellers in Myanmar no longer need to queue up at the bus stations for their tickets thanks to an innovative back-end infrastructure network developed by three young technicians who returned to Myanmar to establish Innoveller Co after studying and working overseas for years.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
Vietnam needs to adapt to digitisation, meet hears
VIETNAM needs to improve the quality of its technical and vocational education and training to meet the requirements of digitisation and industry 4.0, a conference heard in Ho Chi Minh City.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 01:00
HR leadership challenges in a disruptive world
IN OUR disruptive and fast-changing world, all aspects of business will be affected – that is a given. With digitisation happening at a rapid pace and organisations coming up with new ways to run their businesses, disruption is clearly accelerating.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 04:28
Workers urged to embrace change in digital era
WORKERS must pursue innovation, improve processes and create more efficiencies in order to help their organisations stay competitive, says an expert, stressing that workplace comfort zones should be abandoned in the face of the challenges from digitisation.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 01:00
Retailers take omnichannel path in preparation for Thailand 4.0
MODERN RETAILERS have steered their business model towards digitisation to tap the “omnichannel” potential and brace themselves for the Thailand 4.0 era.
Mon, 30 Oct 2017 14:03
Megabanks embrace AI, robot tech
TOKYO - The irresistible shift toward digitisation is sweeping through Japan’s three megabanks. Amid a drive toward greater efficiency and higher profits, artificial intelligence and robot technology are increasingly replacing roles typically handled by thousands of bank employees
Sat, 03 Jun 2017 01:00
Digitisation to drive Thai economy, AWS chief says
THAILAND’S future economic growth will be driven by digitisation that enables new products and services in various sectors, according to Nick Walton, who heads Amazon Web Services (AWS) in Asean.
Tue, 16 May 2017 01:00
German model cited for technology push
THAILAND is set to tap the German expertise in “Industrie 4.0” as part of the broader Thailand 4.0 modernisation programme in which new growth industries are being promoted to drive the next round of economic expansion amidst the rapid pace of digitisation.
Mon, 08 May 2017 01:00
CP to enhance global presence
CEO Suphachai’s five-year plan focuses on digitisation
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 01:00
Maeban publisher to move all titles online
THE publisher of Maeban magazine aims to roll out the digitisation of its remaining magazine titles for online audiences and revenue generation, following the successful transformation of Maeban and Nylon early this year.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 01:00
Digitisation of banking system to continue in 2017
THE RISING use of mobile and digital banking and a consequent decline in visits to physical bank branches will continue to drive a transformation of the Thai banking system in 2017.
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 01:00
Use, analyse data more, marketers told
WHILE THE country is transforming itself into an era of digitisation, marketers and brands must enhance their capacity for utilising and analysing big data to prepare the right strategies as well as create deeper engagement with customers, a forum heard yesterday.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 12:36
Cybersecurity will be vital to the success of Thailand 4.0
Thailand has pledged to embrace digital transformation and leverage technology to advance into a next-generation economic powerhouse. The nation’s digitisation journey starts with the “Thailand 4.0” economic model which focuses on technological innovation and digital development to improve the quality of life, productivity and efficiency.