Market Trend | Startup Thailand - Part 3

Market Trend

  • SEC issues digital asset licences

    The Finance Ministry has authorised operating licences for four digital asset businesses, and is considering a company, while denied licences for two businesses seeking to become authorised exchanges.

  • Line Man achieves 300% growth

    Line Man, an assisting service platform, revealed that the overall services of Line Man grew 300% during the New Year festival period.

  • Gen Z keen for cutting-edge careers

    Generation Z is entering the workforce, bringing with it a tech-first mentality that will propel businesses further into the digital era, according to Gen Z research by Dell Technologies.

  • Where Is Mobile Gaming Going Now?

    Mobile games are now dominating App Store and Google Play downloads. According to gaming research firm Newzoo, mobile gaming will generate more than $70 billion in 2018, which is over three-quarters of total app store revenue, and there will be over 2 billion global players.

  • KBank and LINE form “KASIKORN LINE” providing social banking

    KASIKORNBANK and LINE announce to establish a brand-new company “KASIKORN LINE Co. Ltd” with an aim to take 44 million LINE users in Thailand even closer to more user-friendly and accessible financial services.  Product and services are planned to launch in 2nd half of next year, targeted to be the top five lending service provider within 5 years.

  • KBank launches “QR KBank” e-wallet in Lao PDR aiming to gain 115 million baht in the first year

    KASIKORNBANK (KBank) introduces the “QR KBank” – an e-wallet application to grant an access to financial services for residents of Vientiane, Lao PDR, which will be effective on December 11, 2018. This application that offers cashless convenience in support of the policy of the Lao government is expected to serve around 2,000,000 transactions worth more than 115 million baht.