Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
Almost half of Asian enterprises lack strategy for hybrid cloud, survey shows
SOME 44 per cent of enterprises in Asia-Pacific are proceeding to implement a hybrid cloud network without a formal strategy in place, research shows.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 18:20
Jean-Marc Nasr appointed president Asia-Pacific at Airbus
Airbus has appointed Jean-Marc Nasr as its president Asia-Pacific, effective January 1.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
Importer swings open largest Lamborghini showroom/service hub in Asia-Pacific
RENAZZO Motors Co Ltd, appointed as the official importer of Italian supercar brand Lamborghini last year, has opened a new showroom and service centre with an investment of Bt180 million.
Auto & Audio
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 18:59
Banpu eyes 2 million tonnes of coal sales in Vietnam this year
Banpu, the Thailand-listed integrated energy solutions company in Asia-Pacific, continues to penetrate Vietnam’s coal market for a second consecutive year, aiming to seal more than 2 million tonnes of sales agreements with Vietnamese clients in response to the growing demand for coal.
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
Banpu aims for 2m tonnes of coal sales to VN
BANPU Plc, a leading integrated energy solutions company in the Asia-Pacific, is now in its second consecutive year of penetrating Vietnam’s coal markets. It aims to seal agreements to provide more than 2 million tonnes of coal to Vietnamese clients to respond to growing demand for coal.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 19:19
Film manufacturer sets up Rayong product
Covestro in Thailand has set up a new manufacturing line at a polycarbornate films plant at Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate in Rayong province to serve fast-growing Asia-Pacific demand.
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
A stoned head of state at war with drugs
Referring to his tight schedule at the recent Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Papua New Guinea, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said, “I use marijuana to stay awake.”
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 12:17
Neuron Mobility raises Bt120m funding for Asia-Pacific expansion
Southeast Asia’s leading e-scooter service, Neuron Mobility, has raised S$5 million (Bt120 million) in funding from SeedPlus, 500 Startups, SEEDS Capital, ACE Capital, and several other prominent angel investors and family offices, the company said in a press release issued on Saturday.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 10:44
Thais lead world in travelling solo
Twenty-eight per cent of Thais travelled overseas on their own in the past two years, more on average than other nationalities in the Asia-Pacific region and the world as a whole.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 18:37
More Thais travel 'solo', study finds
Over a quarter of Thais (28 per cent) have travelled overseas “solo” in the past two years, ahead of the Global (24 per cent) and Asia-Pacific (23 per cent) averages, according to Visa’s Global Travel Intentions Study.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:00
Thai travellers happy to ‘go solo’ when travelling abroad: study
Over a quarter of Thais (28 per cent) have traveled overseas “solo” in the past two years, ahead of the global (24 per cent) and Asia-Pacific (23 per cent) averages, according to Visa’s Global Travel Intentions Study.
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 18:18
Disney names Mahesh Samat executive VP for consumer products commercialisation, Asia-Pacific
The Walt Disney Company on Monday announced the appointment of Mahesh Samat as executive vice president, Disney Consumer Products Commercialisation for the Asia-Pacific.
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 10:12
Pence slams China's 'opaque' chequebook diplomacy
US Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday used an Asia-Pacific regional summit to pillory China's "opaque" chequebook diplomacy in a combative speech.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 01:00
Mr Trump, thank you for not attending the Asean summit
For Asean leaders, US President Donald Trump’s decision to skip their annual summit is a surprising gift. Trump will not attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit in Port Moresby this weekend either.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
Meth precursors in Myanmar fuelling unstoppable drug trade
A flood of precursor chemicals into Myanmar is fuelling record meth production, officials said yesterday, as the country’s multibillion-dollar drug trade spills out across Asia-Pacific.