China’s BYD to build EV plant in Indonesia, groundbreaking expected in July – report

China-based electric vehicle producer BYD announced plan to build an automotive assembly plant in Indonesia's West Java, with groundbreaking scheduled for July.

Thailand approves incentives for companies transitioning to electric trucks & buses – report

By 2030, Thailand aims to convert 30 percent of its annual production of 2.5 million vehicles into EVs, according to a government plan.

BYD’s Thai distributor to triple EV dealerships, expand commercial offerings – report

BYD has been outperforming other automakers in Southeast Asia's EV market, bolstered by partnerships with local distributors .

Warren Buffet-backed China’s EV giant BYD debuts in Indonesia – report

BYD is also accelerating its overseas footprint by setting up production facilities in Brazil and Thailand (with an annual production capacity of 150,000 units each) and expanding its sales network in Europe, according to DBS Group Research.

A closer look at Warren Buffett-backed Chinese EV giant BYD’s plan in Malaysia

Besides BYD, several Chinese car makers such as Great Wall Motor, SAIC Motor and Geely have been expanding their footprint in Southeast Asia.

BYD outbids Tesla to power Indonesian Blue Bird taxis – report

Bluebird is committed to using 10 percent of electric vehicles by 2030, according to its latest annual report.

Indonesia close to finalize EV deals with BYD Group & Tesla – report

Indonesia has the world’s largest nickel reserve which is essential for the battery industry.