In yet another example of companies from East Asia expanding into the Southeast, Japan’s Quan Inc. has today announced a new partnership with AIS, Thailand’s largest mobile network operator, and the release of an Android app called “AIS myStickerShop” that will allow Thai users to create their own stickers for use with mobile chat apps. An iOS version of the app is reportedly coming sometime later this month.
The move reflects mobile developer Quan Inc’s desire to expand into Southeast Asia. The partnership with AIS may also give Quan an opportunity to develop future apps for SingTel customers, as SingTel is a stakeholder in AIS. ...continue reading ...
Tech In Asia 5/9/2013 [en]
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