Asian consumers today are 1.6 to five times more likely to transact with their banks via online channels as compared to physical branches.
Chief executive officer Daniel Zhang will succeed Jack Ma as chairman of the board.
Alibaba’s initiatives into Malaysia should be judged on the positive impact they have on businesses and not on its rhetoric.
Digital banking penetration has grown 1.5 times to three times in emerging Asia since 2014.
Go-Jek was supposed to go on the offensive with its impending SEA expansion but the Grab-Uber merger changes that.
Alibaba is pouring in US$2 billion into SEA while Ganesh Kumar Bangah aims to ease the journey for SMEs into digital.
YFS is the world’s first entrepreneurship programme for high school students globally.
By the end of 2019, SEA will have 460 million internet users and US$10 billion raised in private tech funding.
A report by Credit Suisse reveals that the entry of Chinese tech giants into the Asean region is helping develop its e-commerce and payments sectors.
A prediction of the 21 new jobs of the future catch the attention of Karamjit Singh, as does the similar mission of an Indonesian unicorn and MDEC.