Posts Tagged: thailand


AIS startup 2014

Thai telco launches 3rd round of ‘AIS The Startup’ incubator program

If you follow the startup ecosystem in Thailand, you must have heard of Noonswoon and Chatterbox. They are not only well known in Thailand, ...

  • February 18, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Bank of Thailand says country’s top Bitcoin exchange can resume operations

It’s been months since Thailand’s largest Bitcoin exchange was forced to stop trading after the Bank of Thailand ruled that Bitcoin is ...

  • February 17, 2014
  • at 2:18 pm
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Thailand and Vietnam advisory firms join forces to solve startups’ money issues

Getting funded is an early-stage problem for most startups. That’s why two companies that specialize in connecting the dots when it comes ...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 11:51 am
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Dtac 4G Thailand

Thailand to get 4G from another telco, Dtac, by June

At the end of last year, Thailand only had 4G available from one provider – True Move H. But the country just got great news as anothe...

  • February 13, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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aCommerce Delivery Bear LINE Sticker

Line pulled in 5.5 million interested shoppers for its flash sales in Thailand (INFOGRAPHIC)

2013 was a year of social e-commerce in Thailand, with growth in online sales on Facebook, Instagram, and via smartphones. In Thailand, the ...

  • February 10, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Data Center Thailand

Political instability creates greater demand for data center services in Thailand

Thailand’s political unrest has been going for months now. It has certainly had an effect on the country’s economy. The tourism industry...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Facebook Behavior Thailand

Here’s what Thailand’s 24 million Facebook users like to do

There are over 24 million Facebook users in Thailand, and Bangkok is the city with the most Facebook users in the world. But what do all tho...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Thailand’s One Tablet Per Child faces another dead end as a Chinese manufacturer cancels the deal

It seems the Thai government can’t catch a break. With the political crisis ongoing, one of the government’s most popular policies, One ...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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Thai airways in flight wifi

Thai Airways passengers can get wi-fi during flights starting February

Back in August of last year, Thailand’s national carrier Thai Airways applied for an in-flight wi-fi license with the National Broadcastin...

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Freebie offers you 2 minutes of free calls in exchange for listening to ads

With a population of 66 million, Thailand has 90 million mobile subscriptions, which means its mobile penetration rate exceeds its populatio...

  • February 18, 2014
  • at 1:30 pm
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Thais’ love of entertainment shows through in the country’s most-downloaded apps

Thailand is a country where mobile penetration has exceeded its population. With a population of 66 million, the nation has 90 million mobil...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Expand to Asia’s biggest tech markets with Market Expansion Tracks

We at Tech in Asia receive many emails requesting introductions to possible partners across Asia and it is tough to answer them all one by o...

  • February 13, 2014
  • at 8:00 pm
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Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Thailand gets its very own safe sex app

Valentine’s day is less than a week away. Lovers around the world use this specific occasion to celebrate their love for one another. Whil...

  • February 11, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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Now developers in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand can start earning money from Google Play

The Google Play Stores in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand now show the app prices in localized currencies.

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 2:15 pm
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VPN server Asian usage

Report: 4 of 5 countries most hooked on VPNs are in Asia

A virtual private network (VPN) is a way for users to securely access a private network and share data remotely through public networks. In ...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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Twitter translation FLiplingo

Fliplingo is translating the world, one tweet at a time

There are 61 languages being used on Twitter these days. Surprisingly, three out of the top ten countries by tweets are in Asia – Thai...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 1:00 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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How a barefoot Thai politician became a meme

With the Bangkok Shutdown and protests in other provinces ongoing, the political unrest has plagued Thailand for a few months now. The situa...

  • January 28, 2014
  • at 4:29 pm
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