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Thailand is ready for tech acceleration despite the lack of government (Startup Asia preview)

At Startup Asia Singapore 2014, we will be discussing about the landscape of startups in Thailand and trends we can expect in the near futur...

  • April 4, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Thailand sees huge boost in online shopping as Bangkok hit by shutdown

The Bangkok shutdown has been going on for a week already and it doesn’t seem like it will end anytime soon. However, even before the shut...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 6:16 pm
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Cyber Monday is being stretched out to Cyber Week in Thailand

The first ever ‘Thailand Online Mega Sale 2013′ starts in three days. The online country-wide sale will take place from November...

  • November 22, 2013
  • at 4:48 pm
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What Rakuten Taught Me After We Got Acquired (Startup Asia Preview)

Pawoot Pongvitayapanu (pictured) – known to many as Pom – is the founder of, one of the largest e-commerce sites in Th...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 9:58 pm
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Bangkok shutdown political unrest ecommerce delivery

During the Bangkok Shutdown, motorcycle delivery is a major selling point for online shoppers

Amid the months of Thailand’s political unrest, Thais have not stopped shopping. Tech in Asia reported before how e-commerce is actually d...

  • January 31, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Watch out, Rakuten’s Tarad e-store in Thailand is betting big on Line and m-commerce

Mobile commerce (m-commerce) is likely to be a big thing in Southeast Asia next year. We’ve seen that from the initial successes of Carous...

  • December 26, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Coffee Chat: What Rakuten Taught Me After We Got Acquired (Live Blog)

Currently onstage now is the founder of Thailand’s e-commerce site, Pawoot Pongvitayapanu or Pom. Interviewed by Willis Wee, Pom...

  • April 4, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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