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Deep Dive: The big deal with regulating Big Tech

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In recent years, Big Tech has been drawing the ire of regulators around the world. On top of that, because of the current state of the world, some governments have been raising taxes on tech giants to bolster their own economies. But as several countries across Southeast Asia begin tightening regulations around the tech scene, will smaller players get caught up in the attempt to keep the big guys in check? On this episode of Deep Dive, Tech in Asia industry analyst Simon Huang explains the cause of tightening regulations, what critics and advocates are saying about the changes, and whether it's any cause for worry for smaller startups. Featured reporter: Simon Huang, an industry analyst at Tech in Asia based in Singapore Essential reading: How Southeast Asian states are tightening the screws on tech giants Episode Sponsor: Sign up for Tech in Asia Live to get unlimited digital access to live classes, events, pitch nights, and our signature Tech in Asia Conference by becoming a Tech in Asia Core subscriber. Visit https://techin.asia/sub to learn more.


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