Wed, 26 Jun 2019 01:00
The art of revolt
Memes, cartoons and Cantonese profanities: a guide to the language of Hong Kong’s protests
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 17:57
Hwang takes over the lead while Thai duo lurks
Cheonan, Korea - Korea’s Innchoon Hwang carded a two-under-par 69 to grab a one-shot lead over compatriot Kyungnam Kang, young Thai duo Phachara Khongwatmai and Jazz Janewattananond at the halfway stage of the Kolon Korea Open Golf Championship on Friday.
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:51
Medical researchers, technologists honoured with Smart Lab Project awards
Roche Diagnostics (Thailand) Ltd and the Association of Medical Technologist of Thailand (AMTT), under the patronage of HRH Princess Soamsawali, recently held the first Smart Lab Project awards ceremony to mark the outstanding achievements of medical technologists in Thailand.
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 01:00
Consumerism tightens its grip on mass media
A new age of ‘latent advertising’ has the public in its sights
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:41
PTTEP gives green light for Mozambique LNG facility
PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) and co-venturers have announced a final investment decision (FID) on the Mozambique Area 1 Project for storage of liquefied natural gas.
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:30
Suspects held for underage prostitution in Koh Samui
A man and a woman were arrested and hit with human-trafficking charges on Monday for allegedly running a brothel disguised as a karaoke bar and prostituting girls under the age of 18 in Surat Thani’s Koh Samui district.
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:59
Residential projects worth Bt147bn launched in greater Bangkok from January to May
New residential launches in Bangkok and its suburbs in the first five months of the year comprised 37,608 units, worth Bt147.2 billion at an average of Bt3.92 million per unit, the Agency for Real Estate Affairs reported on Monday.
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 01:00
Economies teeter on eve of G20 Summit
Donald Trump believes his barrage of tariffs on goods imported from China and Mexico will have their desired effect without crippling global GDP
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:24
Asean region faces two key economic challenges, SCB Abacus chief tells forum
The Asean region faces two key economic challenges in this age of disruption, Sutapa Amornvivat, CEO of SCB Abacus, told a recent Institute of International Finance forum held in Japan.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:00
GSB mulls offering universal health scheme to parents of employees
UP TO 37 per cent of Government Savings Bank (GSB) employees say they prefer the National Health Security Office (NHSO)’s universal healthcare coverage for their parents over the Bt60,000 health coverage offered by their employer.
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 01:00
Fairtex Hopes to Inspire the Next Generation of Women Through Muay Thai
ONE World Champion Stamp Fairtex, who started her martial arts career at the young age of five, is a source of inspiration for both women and children who aspire to take a path in the male-dominated world of combat sports.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 01:00
Orwell’s ‘1984’ celebrates 70 years as warning guide
Seventy years after its publication, George Orwell’s classic dystopian novel “1984” continues to fascinate readers, in particular youngsters growing up in a social media-dominated age of increasing angst.
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 01:00
Humankind slowly emerging from dark age of animal cruelty
Re: “The electrifying truth behind Edison’s vegetarianism”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Tue, 04 Jun 2019 01:00
No advance ticket for the Thai MotoGP? Be warned!
Calling MotoGP fans. Did anyone notice the video footage of furious race fans locked out of last Sunday’s Italian MotoGP, clawing at the fences and crying into their beer? No? That’s because there weren’t any.
Mon, 03 Jun 2019 01:00
Profit forecast cut for Asian airlines
FOR EVERY passenger flown, Asian carriers including Singapore Airlines (SIA) are expected to earn an average of just US$3.51 (S$4.82), as the region continues to take the brunt of rising fuel prices and a substantial weakening of world trade.