ASEAN to reinforce ties to boost digital transformation World

ASEAN to reinforce ties to boost digital transformation

ASEAN ministers of telecommunications and information technology have affirmed the resolve to press on with initiatives and cooperation programmes to promote digital transformation in the region at their meeting in Vientiane, Laos.
Thailand looks to become digital innovation hub in ASEAN World

Thailand looks to become digital innovation hub in ASEAN

The Digital Council of Thailand (DCT) is working with the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) to turn the country into a digital innovation hub in ASEAN through development of data centres and artificial intelligence (AI) capability.
RoK proposes establishing APEC Digital Innovation Fund World

RoK proposes establishing APEC Digital Innovation Fund

President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Moon Jae-in on November 18 proposed the establishment of the APEC Digital Innovation Fund to boost regional cooperation and build capacity for developing economies in the region.
Korean President leaves for ASEAN summits in Singapore World

Korean President leaves for ASEAN summits in Singapore

Korean President Moon Jae-in was to leave for Singapore on November 13 for annual summits with ASEAN nations and their dialogue partners as he strives to bolster relations with the region and drum up international support for his initiative for peace with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).
Vietnamese researchers win prestigious 2017 Newton Prize Sci-Tech

Vietnamese researchers win prestigious 2017 Newton Prize

Two Vietnamese researchers on November 16 were awarded the 2017 Newton Prize Vietnam for their project “Building a Foundation for Sustainable Development: Networked Societies for the Cities of Tomorrow” that addresses communicating during disasters.
ASEAN, Canada agree to promote role of SMEs World

ASEAN, Canada agree to promote role of SMEs

Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Canada have agreed to promote the role of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in regional economic development during the 14th ASEAN-Canada Dialogue Meeting in Ottawa.
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Thailand to push Digital Economy to industry sector

Thailand’s Ministry of Information and Communications Technology (MICT) has joined hands with the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) to push forward the Digital Economy policy to the industrial sector.