• Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
    Asean ministers fail to reach consensus on Indo Pacific Strategy
    Asean foreign ministers failed to reach a consensus on a common approach to the Indo Pacific Strategy on Friday and commissioned senior officials to revise the Indonesia-drafted proposal.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
    REPORT: Let’s nail down SMOG CAUSES
    THERE ARE MULTIPLE SOURCES OF BANGKOK’S ANNUAL STRANGULATION, EXPERTS POINT OUT, AND WE NEED TO UNDERSTAND HOW EACH ONE CONTRIBUTES
    national
  • Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
    Big talk but little action on Rohingya
    Though the crisis was subject of intense discussion discussed at the Asean meet, few decisions were made
    national
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:08
    Asean pledges assistance over Rohingya crisis, discusses territorial disputes
    Asean foreign ministers agreed on Thursday to fully support the role of Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi in providing humanitarian assistance to Myanmar over the Rohingya crisis.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    Dang Danang, let’s get Trump in Pattaya
    Re: “Vietnam says it wants to host Trump-Kim summit”, AseanPlus, January 10.
    your say
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    Asean foreign ministers to focus on a win-win Indo-Pacific strategy
    Asean foreign ministers will seek to find a common Indo-Pacific strategy during their informal meeting in Chiang Mai today to deal with the changing geopolitical situation.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    Bangkok poised for Asean fundraising crown, experts say
    THAILAND is well placed to establish itself as the main centre for corporate capital raising in the Asean region, thanks to the country’s economic potential, market liquidity and supportive financial regulations, said the founder of an advisory group with connections across the region.
    Economy
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    Thailand at centre of Asean push for sales of building technology
    JAPAN’S Shinwa Group is using Thailand as the springboard for the sale of its innovative construction technology to property developers throughout the Asean region.
    Real Estate
  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
    Asean industrial 4.0 plan first priority for Thailand 
    IN ITS FIRST move as this year’s Asean chair, Thailand is pushing for a cohesive regional industrial 4.0 development plan and to implement guidelines on non-tariff measures across the region. 
    Economy
  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 17:22
    Thailand ready to play role in Kim-Trump summit
    Thailand, as Asean chair, is ready to facilitate the second summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump, an official at the Thai Foreign Ministry said on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 17:00
    Asean meeting under Thai chair to discuss contentious issues next week in Chiang Mai
    Asean foreign ministers will next week gather in the northern Thai province of Chiang Mai to brainstorm on various vexing issues, including the Rakhine crisis, South China Sea, Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and an Indo-Pacific Strategy aiming to maintain its “centrality” for regional security architecture.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 16:52
    Surin receives memorial award
    Former Secretary General of Asean, Dr Surin Pitsuwan, received the memorable prize of the fourth Asia Cosmopolitan Awards (ACA) this afternoon in recognition of his contribution and leadership in promoting Asean integration and raising the bloc’s profile internationally.
    national
  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 23:53
    TCEB to spotlight venue standard, promoting Thailand as Asian MICE business hub
    The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is planning a five-year venue development model scheme (2019-2023) with the intention of promoting the Kingdom as Asia’s MICE business hub that meets international standards, as well as the centre for MICE education within Asean.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
    Ministry set for first SEOM meeting here
    THE MINISTRY of Commerce will host the first Asean Senior Economic Officials’ Meeting (SEOM) in Bangkok form January 12-18 to push for economic issues and to conclude negotiations on Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) this year.
    Economy
  • Thu, 03 Jan 2019 01:00
    How Thailand is affected by US-China trade conflict
    Amid an escalating trade war marked by tariffs and counter-tariffs on exports, the United States and China are in the midst of a 90-day ceasefire to allow both sides to negotiate.  As a leading Asean economy, Thailand faces both challenges and opportunities from the trade war.
    opinion
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