Wed, 22 May 2019 01:00
Biodiversity key to every life on the planet
THE GLOBAL community has to take immediate action to conserve biodiversity and maintain healthy ecosystems in order to avoid catastrophic consequences to every life brought about by the impact of human activities.
Tue, 14 May 2019 01:00
Dept in big push for SMEs to embrace e-commerce platforms
WITH a budget of Bt1.28 billion, the Ministry of Industry’s Department of Industrial Promotion (DIP) aims to generate a business value of Bt13 billion in 2019 through bringing traditional small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) onto e-commerce platforms and boosting the country’s startup ecosystem through Thailand Inno Space – the ministry’s flagship project.
Mon, 13 May 2019 14:38
ThoughtWorks’ Technology Radar highlights Kotlin and Terraform ecosystems’ maturity
Latest edition of bi-annual report now available
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
Sterling start to a digital ecosystem for SMEs
IN A BID to boost the optimisation of micro-, small- and medium-enterprises in Myanmar through digital products and solutions, Telecom International Myanmar Co (Mytel) yesterday signed an agreement with locally-owned Blue Ocean Business Services Co.
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 01:00
SCB, partners bankroll startups in bid to spur innovation
DIGITAL Ventures, the startup investment and development subsidiary of Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), plans to invest Bt55 million in so-called deep-tech startups over the next two years in an attempt to strengthen the deep-tech innovation ecosystem in Thailand.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
PEA joins up with SCB to boost services
In a bid to enter the digital ecosystem, the Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) is collaborating with Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) to develop PEA Energy Intelligence, a fully integrated digital service to help manage business and household utility needs.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
Locals pray for Salween River to always run free
EGAT eyeing mega-projects that may destroy river’s ecosystem; water-diversion project will also harm Mekong, pristine forest
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 21:43
Bangkok Bank showcases innovative technologies from eight finalists
Bangkok Bank InnoHub, the first global FinTech taccelerator in Thailand, has showcased innovations and real-use cases from the programme’s eight finalists to the public, potential investors and others in Thailand’s innovation ecosystem on Demo Day.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:00
UN for first time places day’s focus on threats to undersea ecosystem
THE UNITED NATIONS has identified over-fishing and islands of plastic pollution as the major threats not only to ocean biodiversity but also to the livelihoods of billions of people who rely on bountiful seas.
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.
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 09:50
Venture capitalists step up backing for startups
Corporate venture capital funds (CVC) are committing to focus more this year on accelerating Thai startups and their ecosystem, with the aim to help the nation achieve the status of the most significant startup country in the region.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
Plea to use pristine forests rejected
ENVIRONMENT Minister General Surasak Kanchanarat yesterday dismissed fresh calls from some forest community representatives for the utilisation of pristine forests excluded from the latest forestland survey and demarcation, arguing that possible changes in the modest way of living of forest dwellers could affect the forest ecosystem.
Sat, 26 Jan 2019 10:35
Building ecosystem for innovation
Nectec gets to work on integrating a range of technologies to benefit nation
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 07:02
2019: The Year of the Data-Driven Digital Ecosystem
It’s that time of year – our planet has made its trip around the sun and as we close out 2018, we look ahead and think about the possibilities for 2019.
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 19:36
Tipping point year forecast for startup ecosystem
Emerging technology ventures are tipped to build on the solid performance seen in 2018, with a busy schedule of fundraising deals ahead to spur growth