• Tue, 04 Dec 2018 02:00
    Thai businesses abroad need better control
    THAILAND’S draft National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights (NAP) needs to have stronger mechanisms to oversee the operations of Thai investors overseas and ensure human rights protection in all aspects.
    national
  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 09:18
    Philippines' Oral sex scandal’ a test case for new anti-hazing law—Lacson
    PNPA ‘oral sex scandal’ a test case for new anti-hazing law—Lacson
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:15
    India's Q1 2018-19 GDP grows at 8.2%
    According to the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the GDP at 2011-12 prices in the first quarter (Q1) of 2018-19 registered growth rate of 8.2 per cent, up from 7.7 per cent reported for Q4 of 2017-18.
    business
  • Wed, 29 Aug 2018 07:33
    Djokovic in survival mode as heat delivers beating at US Open
    Novak Djokovic suffered in sweltering US Open conditions Tuesday but held on to reach the second round with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-0 victory over Hungarian Marton Fucsovics.
    sports
  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
    Quick News
    NCSoft puts cash into visual effects
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 19:17
    Public Assembly Observation Network by CSOs to start working on 19 May
    Members of Thailand's CSOs launches today the "Public Assembly Observation and Documentation for Human Rights" to monitor and document what happens at a public assembly using a human rights based approach. Its operation will debut on 19 May.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 05:00
    EU rap a result of ‘flawed policies’
    Despite efforts in meeting IUU fishing standards, the government has failed on several fronts, say groups
    national
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:52
     Federer aims for 14th Aussie quarter-final
    Melbourne - Defending champion Roger Federer takes aim at an incredible 14th Australian Open quarter-final Monday when he faces one-time training partner Marton Fucsovics, while Novak Djokovic looks to reach his 10th.
    sports
  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 01:00
    Budget increase sought for South projects
    THE SOUTHERN Border Provinces Administration Centre (SBPAC), a special government agency responsible for development projects in the deep South, is considering requesting Bt65 million for civil society organisations (CSOs) participating in the region’s development, |which were meant to help resolve the ongoing |insurgency.
    national
  • Wed, 07 Jun 2017 10:15
    New business alliance to push Sharp energy storage system
    California-based CivicSolar will now be offering Sharp’s SmartStorage energy storage system through its vast distribution network of solar photovoltaic (PV) installers.
    business
  • Fri, 05 May 2017 15:35
    Thai navy signs Bt13.5-bn deal for Chinese submarine
    The Royal Thai Navy on Friday signed a Bt13.5-billion deal to buy the first Chinese-made submarine from state-owned China Shipbuilding and Offshore International (CSOC) in Beijing, marking the start of a programme to buy a total of three submarines.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 10 Mar 2016 01:00
    Dawei locals, CSOs raise concerns over violation of human rights
    CIVIL SOCIETY organisations (CSOs) and local residents living near the Dawei Special Economic Zone (SEZ) have called for action from the Japanese, Myanmar and Thai governments to tackle human rights violations before allowing the project to resume.
    Economy
  • Mon, 25 Jan 2016 01:00
    Military-backed firms must be transparent: CSOs
    YANGON - Though Myanmar managed last month to publish its first-ever Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative report, civil society organisations believe that there is still a lot of room for improvement, particularly in the part of inflows to milita
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 18 Jan 2016 01:00
    CSOs seek to voice on pact with EU
    Yangon - A coalition of 571 civil society organisations in Myanmar last week sent a letter to the European Union trade commissioner, expressing concerns over the lack of their views in the EU-Myanmar investment protection agreement.
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 16 Sep 2015 18:22
    EU roadmap for Myanmar civil society engagement launched
    YANGON - The European Union (EU) and EU Member States today launched the EU Roadmap for engagement with civil society, aimed at strengthening their roles.
    ASEAN+
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