US e-commerce company to establish APAC HQ in Melbourne boosting Victoria’s reputation as e-commerce leader

US e-commerce company to establish APAC HQ in Melbourne boosting Victoria’s reputation as e-commerce leader

The
state of Victoria welcomes this investment by BVAccel, a company that will help
local companies tap into massive online markets. The company’s new Melbourne
office will be creating 50 new jobs, employing designers, developers and
marketing staff. It will also create opportunities for local businesses to take
their world class products to hundreds of millions of new online customers
around the world.

Thailand 4.0: The Smart Grid Project

Thailand 4.0: The Smart Grid Project

Thailand
4.0 is an initiative to transform cities like Phuket, Chiang Mai, Khon Kaen and
Bangkok into technology hubs. The Thai government aims to develop 100 smart
cities within two decades.

Measures taken by Thailand to amp up its cybersecurity

Measures taken by Thailand to amp up its cybersecurity

Thailand’s Digital Economy and Society
Ministry plans to set up Cybersecurity Agency to serve Thailand’s digital
economy. Cybersecurity a key issue to government as Thailand
works towards achieving its Smart Nation vision.

India targets 175 GW renewable energy by 2022

India targets 175 GW renewable energy by 2022

The Government of India has set a target to install 175 GW of renewable energy
capacity by the year 2022. This includes 100 GW from solar power, 60 GW from
wind power, 10 GW from bio-power and 5 GW from small hydro-power.