Ensuring regional cyberspace is safe, secure

Minister of Transport and Infocommunication, Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Haji Mohammad Yusof, who is also the Minister Responsible for Cyber Security, Brunei Darussalam attended the Singapore International Cyber Week (SICW) and the 5th ASEAN Ministers Conference on Cybersecurity (AMCC) held via video conference […]

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ASEAN needs to take advantage of technology

The culture, arts and creative industry sectors was not spared from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. This has prompted ASEAN to adapt to the situation and adopt new normals, leveraging on technology with strong determination to be more cohesive in its responses.   The matter was highlighted by the Minister of Culture, Youth and […]

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 Thailand Takes Legal Action Against Facebook, Twitter

BANGKOK, Sept 25 (Bernama) — Thailand’s Digital Economy and Society Ministry on Thursday filed complaints with cybercrime police against Facebook and Twitter for ignoring requests to take down content deemed illegal and materials critical of the monarchy. Minister of Digital Economy and Society Puttipong Punnakanta said the ministry had sent a warning to the two social media companies to take down […]

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Big dreams sometimes start with computers and sewing machines

Twisting roads running through rice fields, mountains, and wild green forests take us from downtown Mae Hong Song to Ban Mai Nai Soi and Ban Mae Surin refugee camps in northern Thailand. Hundreds of bamboo houses roofed with leaves sit among small shops, improvised restaurants, churches, temples, and schools. The camps have been here for […]

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New Government Bond Infrastructure Launched with Blockchain Technology

The Bank of Thailand (BOT) has successfully launched a new platform leveraging blockchain technology for government savings bond issuance. It aims to enhance investors’ buying experience, improve operational efficiency, and reduce overall cost. Fifty billion baht of government savings bonds have been sold out in a week. According to BOT, the Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) […]

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