This report examines the ecosystem of support for tech startups in Thailand, the challenges facing these enterprises, and the policy actions to help them grow.

Tags: Thailand, Private Sector Development, ICT, SMEs, Education, Climate change and disaster risk management, Agriculture, Health

Accelerating EV adoption is expected to help decarbonize the transport sector as well as attract investments.

Tags: Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Transport, Environment, Climate change, ASEAN, Energy

This report examines why Southeast Asian countries need to consider fresh taxation policies after many struggled to finance massive public expenditure programs to combat COVID-19.

Tags: Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, Finance, Governance

This report examines the experiences of Asia’s MSMEs during the first year of the pandemic and discusses post-pandemic policy actions for MSME development.

Tags: MSMEs, COVID-19, Private Sector Development, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Philippines, Thailand

A study of Southeast Asian businesses shows what not to do during a crisis.

Tags: COVID-19, Private Sector Development, ICT, MSMEs, Indonesia, Philippines, Lao PDR, Thailand

Using technology like artificial intelligence to gather data and insights can ensure the right content around vaccinations reaches the right audience, at the right time.

Tags: Health, Singapore, Thailand, COVID-19, ICT, SDGs

While there is no playbook on how to restart the travel engine, there are opportunities to streamline measures while respecting practical risk mitigation considerations, PATA CEO Liz Ortiguera says in a blog post.

Tags: travel, Economy, Singapore, Gender and development, SDGs, Poverty, Health, COVID-19, Thailand

The project will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by an estimated 18,900 tons of carbon dioxide equivalent a year.

Tags: Transport, Climate change, Energy, Urban development, Thailand

Circular solutions can help stem the rising tide of plastic waste in Southeast Asia and enable the region to build back bluer.

Tags: Environment, Indonesia, Viet Nam, Thailand, Cambodia

Young people aged 15 to 24 accounted for as much as 45% of job losses at the height of the pandemic in 2020. Women were also among the most affected.

Tags: Economy, Education, COVID-19, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Viet Nam