Southeast Asia's fintechs fill lending gap with data

Southeast Asian fintech startups are extending credit to younger borrowers, many of whom have limited access to traditional financial services, even as some of the region's largest lenders rush to digitize businesses.


Thai, Singapore tech firms surge in market value

Tech companies and electronics suppliers in Southeast Asia have soared in market value since the COVID pandemic began, while the region's mainstay corporations have drifted downward.


ASEAN increases investment cooperation

Further facilitation of a more competitive investment environment spurred on by regional free trade agreements is helping Vietnam to woo more funding from the bloc and its partner countries.