Exclusive: Thailand considering tougher tax collection rules for internet, tech firms

25th September

BANGKOK/JAKARTA (Reuters) – Thailand is studying plans to toughen tax collection rules for internet and technology firms like Alphabet Inc’s Google, the head of the Revenue Department told Reuters, as the tax affairs of these firms comes under growing scrutiny in Southeast Asia.


Didi Chuxing invests ‘tens of millions’ in Chinese bike-sharing platform

25th September

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing on Monday said it has invested “tens of millions of dollars” in the country’s largest bicycle-sharing platform ofo, as it looks to provide its users with more transportation options.


HERE, automakers team up to share data on traffic conditions

25th September

LONDON (Reuters) – German digital map maker HERE will introduce a new set of traffic services this week that allows drivers to see for themselves what live road conditions are like miles ahead using data from competing automakers, an industry first.