KKR Commits USD 400 Million in Philippine Telecom Towers

KKR Commits USD 400 Million in Philippine Telecom Towers

US-based investment firm KKR is injecting USD 400 million into telco tower development in the Philippines, as confirmed by the US Department of Commerce. Through independent telecom tower operator Pinnacle Towers, KKR plans to develop and acquire around 2,000 towers...
Singapore’s Strategic Investment in AI

Singapore’s Strategic Investment in AI

Singapore’s substantial investment of over SGD 1 billion into AI over the next five years, as announced in its 2024 National Budget, underscores the nation’s strategic vision to reinforce its status as a global business and innovation hub. With a keen...
Telco Giant Partners with UK to Strengthen Philippines Cybersecurity

Telco Giant Partners with UK to Strengthen Philippines Cybersecurity

Globe Telecom, a leading telecommunications company in the Philippines, has forged a partnership with the UK to enhance the country’s digital infrastructure defenses. This collaboration aims to bolster cybersecurity measures in the Philippines by leveraging the...
Singapore to Upgrade Broadband Network

Singapore to Upgrade Broadband Network

Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has committed up to S$100 million to upgrade the Nationwide Broadband Network (NBN), ensuring it remains future-ready to meet the evolving digital landscape. Anticipating the rapid advancement of digital...
Thai Insurance Provider Partners with AI Specialist

Thai Insurance Provider Partners with AI Specialist

CamCom, an international company specializing in artificial intelligence (AI) for visual inspection, has formed a strategic alliance with ERGO Insurance Thailand, a longstanding player in Thailand’s insurance sector with over 70 years of experience. This...
Vietnam International Bank to Upgrade Cloud Core Banking System

Vietnam International Bank to Upgrade Cloud Core Banking System

Vietnam International Bank (VIB) has teamed up with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Switzerland-based technology solutions provider ITSS to deploy the latest version of the Temenos core banking system, R23, on both AWS cloud and VIB’s private cloud platform. The...
Thailand Launches Telemedicine Services for Thais Abroad

Thailand Launches Telemedicine Services for Thais Abroad

The National Health Security Office (NHSO) recently announced plans to launch a telemedicine service for Thai citizens living or traveling abroad through remote medical consultations. This telemedicine service launch is seen as key to the NHSO’s efforts to...
AstraZeneca Brings AI-Powered Lung Cancer Screening to Thailand

AstraZeneca Brings AI-Powered Lung Cancer Screening to Thailand

Thailand is marking a significant stride in the domains of healthcare and digital innovation with the launch of an innovative AI-driven lung cancer screening service by the Digital Economy and Society Ministry. The “AI for Better Life” project stands as a...