Tuesday 25 October 2022
Leaders in semiconductor in 2030 (4): What GDP and populations mean for industries
The "Art of War" maintains that if you know the date and place of the battle, you can be well-prepared for it even if your troops have to march a thousand miles before engaging the...
Monday 24 October 2022
SEA Roundup: Philippine electronics sector to hit 10% growth in 2022
Due to the strong demand from semiconductors and products for EVs, the Philippine electronics sector is expected to hit 10% growth this year. The department of Trade and Industry...
Friday 21 October 2022
Leaders in semiconductor in 2030 (2): Taiwan tech industry's era of no borders
Sun Tzu's "The Art of War" maintains that troops start out with their own country's supplies and then get replenishments from the enemies. Taiwan may be small, but it can make use...
Thursday 20 October 2022
TenMax eyes SEA expansion after success with Gojek
TenMax, a Taiwan-based martech powerhouse, acknowledges how to grow gradually and make a real mark in Southeast Asia (SEA). It is currently present in Malaysia, Vietnam, and Indonesia,...
Thursday 20 October 2022
Leaders in semiconductor in 2030 (1): No more peace and prosperity
Sun Tzu's" Art of War" maintains that a good warrior relies on his or her ability to take advantage of the situation to win the war rather than on the efforts of others. A small country...
Tuesday 11 October 2022
SEA roundup: Indonesia to introduce EV subsidies in 2023
Besides encouraging investment in nickel processing for EV batteries, Indonesia is looking to offer purchase subsidies to spur EV sales, while the global semiconductor slowdown negatively...
Wednesday 5 October 2022
Google advocates circular economy accelerator that targets startups in Asia-Pacific and N America
Google has launched its first Google for Startups Accelerator: Circular Economy for startup teams and non-profit organizations in the Asia-Pacific and North American regions. Applications...
Monday 3 October 2022
SEA roundup: VinFast partners with Renesas for automobile semiconductor
Japan-based companies eyeing opportunities in Southeast Asia are expanding their investments, while Shopee's financial challenges are beginning to bite as the company continues its...
Wednesday 28 September 2022
Chinese carmakers pour into one of the next EV growth markets - SE Asia
An intense competitive battle is starting to take shape in Southeast Asia's electric vehicle (EV) market between incumbent Japanese automakers and new entrants from China, Korea and...
Wednesday 28 September 2022
Supply Chain Summit: Experts see India's and ASEAN's opportunities in charting a middle path between US and China
A part of the Supply Chain Summit hosted by DIGITIMES Asia on September 27 in Taipei, the panel "From Economics to Politics, a Comprehensive Analysis of the Global Supply Chain Layout"...
Tuesday 27 September 2022
PC vendors cautious about capacity expansions in India, Indonesia
PC vendors are cautious about capacity expansions at their newly established manufacturing sites in India and Indonesia, despite promising long-term local market demand, according...
Monday 26 September 2022
SEA roundup: Apple to produce more tablets, PCs, wearables in Vietnam
JP Morgan predicts Apple will manufacture more products in Vietnam. Malaysia is eyeing an EV share of 38% by 2030.
Tuesday 20 September 2022
Ford set to process nickel in Indonesia with Vale
Vale Indonesia, the Indonesian operation unit of the Brazil-based mining giant Vale, is set to begin three nickel mining and processing projects in Sulawesi, Indonesia together with...
Monday 19 September 2022
Indonesia set to pass new data privacy law after spate of leaks
Data operators could face up to five years in jail and a maximum fine of IDR5 billion (US$337,000) for leaking or misusing private information, according to Indonesia's new data privacy...
Monday 19 September 2022
SEA roundup: Indonesia begins antitrust investigation against Google
Google's app payment system faces antitrust investigation in Indonesia. Amid global inflation, Thailand has hiked minimum wage for the first time in two years, which may increase...