Thailand’s leading energy conglomerate, PTT, to set up a US$45 million venture capital fund to invest in technologies

PTT is Thai state-owned oil and gas company and one of the largest corporations in the country announces to set up a fund of 45 million USD to invest in technology companies. The areas of interest include energy technology, digital services and robotics which focus on electricity applications, in addition of oil and gas.... read more

D8 announces USD3 million fundraising round for digital investment for Bangkok businesses

D8 brings Silicon Valley style digital disruption solutions with systems, technology and software innovation D8ii Ltd., also known as D8, a digital consultancy, technology, research and innovation solutions company based in Thailand is boosting its reach to Bangkok businesses as a strategic tech partner and also setting up a graduate training program. The BOI company, run by an international team skilled in developing and implementing Silicon Valley business models, also an... read more

Siam Commercial Bank expands its global “fintech radar” in the US market through investment in Nyca

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), through its financial technology (fintech) subsidiary Digital Ventures, today announced a significant development in its investment in Nyca Fund II, one of the US’ top fintech-focused funds with distinguished reputation for its capability to bring together the expertise of both Silicon Valley and Wall Street. This marks a new milestone in SCB’s efforts to grow its global network of fintech investments. Under the partnership agreement, SCB will be... read more