ASEAN Today and its Digital Potential

The number of internet users has grown rapidly over the past decade and today two-fifths of the world’s population is online. Increasingly equipped with smartphones, consumers depend on the Internet for a growing range of everyday activities, from connecting with friends and family to shopping and banking. Businesses also harness the Internet extensively across their operations. A complex dynamic value chain comprising both global and local players has developed to deliver digital services to consumers and businesses. The digital economy’s value chain broadly consists of three elements: devices, networks, and applications.

By 2025, a digital revolution could transform daily life in ASEAN, making physical cash obsolete and cities smarter safer places to live.

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