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As South-east Asia’s internet economy takes off, finding tech talent remains a challenge

To build a US$200 billion South-east Asian internet economy, US$40 billion to US$50 billion in investments will be required in a decade.


Firms not living up to the expectations of their 'augmented' customers

The new human-algorithm alliance is starting to have a significant impact on how traditional business models evolve. Trying to influence humans...

Engaging tomorrow’s customers: The opportunity in ASEAN

ASEAN is coming of age. Sixty per cent of the ASEAN population today is under 35 years old. The region is only behind China and India for having...

Southeast Asian beauty buyers turning to influencers over celebrities for guidance

Southeast Asian shoppers are increasingly turning to social media influencers, especially those on Instagram, for their beauty tips. 

How to set up a Fintech in Indonesia

Michael Correa sheds light on the key opportunities in the Indonesia market for aspiring fintechs,...

How can blockchain help create better public services?

Blockchain can be hard to grasp and, despite popular belief, it is more than just cryptocurrency. It is the technology that enables it and it’s...

7 steps for SMEs looking to embark on digital transformation

Small and medium enterprises across Southeast Asia are looking to invest in digital technologies within the next three years as the key enabler to...

ASEAN offers silver lining as dark clouds hover over the horizon

As the common English phrase goes, it never rains but it pours! 

Indonesian companies tap P2P funds in fintech boom

Peer-to-peer lending (P2P) platforms in Indonesia reportedly transacted some US$1.4 billion in 2018, up from US$20 million in 2016.

Opportunities in Indonesia's Industry 4.0

Enterprise Singapore's regional group director (Indonesia) Khairul Anwar looks at the latest developments in Indonesia's Industry 4.0 and gives...

Automation and adaptability: Navigating the future of work

The world of work is in a state of flux. With the advent of digital, you can now conduct work activities just as comfortably by a pool in Bali, as...