• Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    The uses and abuses of history’s heroes
    I must allay Nigel Pike’s fears that I have succumbed to the malign influence of political correctness.
    your say
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Corruption is how the rich stay rich, the poor stay poor
    Sad indeed it is, that the main occupation and concern of government has become the protection of profits for people and corporations of no patriotic loyalty, the businesses of whom are actively destroying any potential for human society. That is, however, exactly where we are at now.
    your say
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Key officials admit to need for more work to fight corruption
    THE GOVERNMENT’S graft buster and legal adviser have both conceded that the country was yet to perform well in fighting corruption, despite the slightly improved score and rank in Transparency International’s Corruption Perception Index (CPI) released on Wednesday.
    politics
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Are exporters a sitting duck amid wage hike and rising baht?
    LAO TZU ONCE said, “If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading”. This timeless quote could potentially portend eroding profits of Thai exporters if they could not adapt their business in response to adverse environments: higher costs from the government’s recently announced wage hike and the stronger-than-last year Thai baht.
    Economy
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Thailand ‘short of normal standards’
    Amnesty report says rights defenders are facing more intimidation from governments and businesses.
    national
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Vendors at Prawet markets allowed to continue business until end of month
    VENDORS IN three markets illegally operating in the Seri Villa housing project in Prawet district can continue operating their businesses until the end of this month when they have been ordered to close down.
    national
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:31:52
    11 passengers injured as bus crashes into tree
    Eleven passengers were injured when an air-conditioned bus in Bangkok crashed into a tree on a slippery road following rains on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:41:06
    Krabi public works chief dies in hail of gunfire
    A business conflict or jealousy are the suspected motives in the killing on Wednesday night of the chief public works engineer with the Krabi provincial administrative organisation.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Governor shuts controversial markets
    TEMPORARY MEASURE AIMED AT FINDING SOLUTION TO DISPUTE BETWEEN RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES
    national
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Respect urged for the elderly as report shows evidence of increase in abuse, abandonment
    ELDERLY people in Thailand are most at risk of abuse, abandonment and being duped out of money by their own children or those close to them, and the number of senior rape victims is also on the rise, according to a recent study that was revealed at a Bangkok seminar yesterday.
    national
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:57:02
    Beverage company sets sights future
    ThaiNamthip Company Limited, Coca-Cola’s bottling partner in Thailand and the country’s leading beverage manufacturer and distributor, led by its chairman Pornwut Sarasin (fourth left in picture), recently held its annual corporate conference, “Fast Forward”, to announce strategies and business directions for 2018.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Servile surrender by the Philippines
    First as tragedy, then as farce: That axiomatic trajectory all but characterises the Philippine president’s office response to China’s latest moves, not even in the South China Sea where it has erected a formidable foothold via militarised artificial islands, but in Benham Rise, an undisputedly Philippine-owned ocean area in which China has absolutely no business poking its fingers.
    opinion
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Noisy Nan no escape from bustling Bangkok
    We decided to spend a few weeks in the countryside of Phu Phiang in the northern province of Nan just to escape the hustle and bustle of Bangkok.
    your say
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Six trends businesses cannot afford to ignore
    ALL BUSINESS leaders need to keep one eye on the future, thinking about when to expand, how to diversify and where the next opportunity lies.
    business
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:36:05
    Krungsri eyes 6-8% commercial banking growth in first year of medium-term business plan
    Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya) has announced its commercial banking business strategy under a new medium-term business plan covering 2018-2020, with an aspiration to become a main operating bank for corporate customers and small and medium-sized enterprises.
    Corporate
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