SINGAPORE (Dec 25): Southeast Asia’s internet economy has experienced unprecedented growth over the past year to exceed initial research projections from Google and Temasek Holdings. The e-Conomy SEA Spotlight 2017 report, jointly released on Dec 12 by the two companies, estimated that there will be over 330 million active monthly internet users in the region by end-2017. This represents a 70 million increase in new users since 2015, or a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13%.

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