AddVentures by SCG invests in Wavemaker Partners, focusing on B2B startups

AddVentures, the corporate venture capital (CVC) arm of SCG, has announced its first investment in Southeast Asia’s leading seed-stage venture capital firm, Wavemaker Partners, in the hopes of backing B2B startups and helping build the regional startup ecosystem. Dr. Joshua Pas, Managing Director of AddVentures, said the first fund-of-funds investment was put in Wavemaker’s second…... read more

Sansiri begins New Era of Limitless Living with Artificial Intelligence solutions from Amazon Web Services

Sansiri PLC, one of Thailand’s leading property developers, announced its plan to launch a new Thai voice enabled smart assistant for their popular Sansiri Home Service mobile property management application, built on Artificial Intelligence (AI) from Amazon Web Services. The smart assistant is part of the company’s transformation journey to bring to life innovation for…... read more

Singapore FinTech Festival 2017 announces Global FinTech Hackcelerator and FinTech Awards finalists

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in partnership with The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) and in collaboration with SingEx will organize Singapore Fintech Festival from the 13th-17th of November 2017 after the week-long festival successfully drew more than 13,000 participants from 60 countries last year.  MAS recently announced the finalists for the 2017…... read more

Samitivej Hospitals digitalizes services through “Samitivej LINE Official Account” and “LINE Beacon”

Samitivej Hospitals, in cooperation with LINE Thailand, launched “Samitivej LINE Official Account” with “LINE Beacon”, allowing its customers to have easy access to accurate information and personalized medical service, ask Samitivej’s doctors questions about healthcare, make appointment with doctors and pay bills in only a few clicks. The service, exclusively designed for Samitivej customers, is…... read more