Issue Two: Asia Pacific
Country case studies: Thailand, Indonesia, Bangladesh
Company case studies: KB Financial, Zip Pay
As Asia Pacific continues with its rise in digital payments mainly due to the phenomenal growth led by China, the emerging markets in the South East Asia are reaping the collateral benefits of the spillover. Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines and Indonesia are showing all signs of becoming the next big powerhouses of digital finance. The smaller countries Cambodia, Brunei, Laos and Myanmar, although currently lagging the rest, are also moving up the curve much faster than their peers in other regions.