Thu, 23 May 2019 01:00
National census finds more people living on streets
SINCE THE weakening economy may result in more job losses and an increase in homeless people, the Social Development and Human Security Ministry has decided to conduct a census and work towards improving the quality of their lives.
Fri, 17 May 2019 18:00
World Bank team vows to support Thai business sector
The World Bank will support Thailand’s business sector since the government has conducted bureaucratic reforms to facilitate businesses.
Wed, 08 May 2019 14:44
5,000 clean up Bangkok after coronation
Some 5,000 city workers and volunteers on Wednesday conducted a "Big Cleaning Day" in Bangkok's Phra Nakhon following His Majesty the King's coronation.
Tue, 07 May 2019 01:00
Laos to conduct broad census on agriculture
THE LAOS government will carry out a major agriculture survey this year, intending to use the findings as a reference for the next national socio-economic development plan from 2020-2025.
Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00
Coaching workshop turns into a musical
A unique musical, “The Workshop, A Dress Rehearsal for Life!” written by renowned life coach Dr Cherie Carter-Scott, and based on the numerous coaching-workshops she has conducted, in more than 30 countries over four decades has its world premiere in Bangkok on May 18.
Tue, 07 May 2019 01:00
Samsung steps up drive for system chips
AFTER announcing a 133 trillion won (Bt3.62 trillion) investment in research and development of non-memory semiconductors, Samsung Electronics said its artificial intelligence research institute in Montreal, Canada, has been expanded to support the company’s drive for system chips.
Fri, 03 May 2019 13:00
Leicester's Choudhury charged by FA over social media posts
Leicester's Hamza Choudhury was Thursday charged by the Football Association with misconduct in relation to historical social media posts as manager Brendan Rodgers said the player was genuinely "remorseful".
Tue, 30 Apr 2019 19:05
GOOD SAMARITAN : Quick-thinking bus passenger helps police arrest phone thief
A passenger on a public bus noticed that the man sitting in front of him kept refusing to receive scores of calls to the expensive mobile phone he was holding in his hands.
Sat, 27 Apr 2019 13:59
Man admits slapping public bus conductress
A 33-year-old man on Saturday admitted he slapped a public bus conductress last week because he claimed she was rude, not out of anger over fare hikes.
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:16
Watch : Bus conductor slapped over fare rise
A passenger on the 95 bus seemed unprepared to pay the increased bus fare on Thursday and reportedly slapped a conductor.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:35
Companies, including media, need sexual-harassment policies, experts tell seminar
Anti-sexual harassment advocates and legal experts have called on society and the media to stand up against sexual harassment by refusing to tolerate it, and to introduce a new code of conduct against harassment as well as against media malpractice within media organisations.
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 12:46
Guest reviews carry more weight that brand value: Expedia
Price and guest ratings carry more weight than brand value as key attributes to hotel property selection, according to a new study conducted by travel platform Expedia Group and Unabashed Research, showing that independent hotels can more effectively compete today against their branded counterparts.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:55
Our lives on stage
The world-premiere of the musical “The Workshop, A Dress Rehearsal for Life!”, written by life coach Dr Cherie Carter-Scott and based on the numerous coaching-workshops she has conducted in more than 30 countries of the world and over a four-decade career, will be staged at the Thailand Cultural Centre’s small hall on May 18-19, and May 29 to June 1.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Study finds universal shortage of cybersecurity staff
DomainTools, a leader in domain name and DNS-based cyberthreat intelligence, yesterday announced the results of its study, “Staffing the IT Security Function in the Age of Automation”, conducted in conjunction with the Ponemon Institute.
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 09:39
Folau handed sack notice over anti-gay comments
Sydney - Israel Folau's career was hanging by a thread Monday as the star Wallabies fullback was given 48 hours to respond to a code of conduct breach notice or be sacked over anti-gay comments.