• Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
    Greater consumer spending fuels digital shift of City Mart
    THANKS TO THE significant rise in Myanmar’s consumer spending last year, City Mart Holdings Limited (CMHL), the nation’s top retailer, has embarked on virtualising its digital infrastructure in cooperation with VMware Inc, a global enterprise software provider.
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
    Unilever Indonesia parts with spreads businesses
    PUBLICLY listed consumer goods manufacturer PT Unilever Indonesia agreed to sell its food spreads businesses to KKR & Co during a shareholders’ meeting on Thursday.
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:42
    Apple fined millions for Australia false iPhone claims
    Apple was Tuesday fined Aus$9 million (US$6.7 million) by an Australian court for making false claims about consumer rights when refusing to fix faulty iPhones and iPads previously repaired by a third party.
  • Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:11
    Thais love Japanese food, survey finds
    Food Tracker’s monthly survey of Thai consumers who regularly eat at quick-serve and casual-dining restaurants has found that 60 per cent of 3,000 consumers regularly chose Japanese restaurants during the first five months of this year. 
  • Mon, 18 Jun 2018 01:00
    The Nation’s picks for best new tech products
    WITH the CES Asia 2018 tech show now over, The Nation presents the top 10 groundbreaking tech products – AI, vehicle tech, mobile, and augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) – from the Innovation Award honorees across 20 product categories. These products combine looks with functionality, and can offer support in the daily lives and lifestyle of all people.
  • Sat, 16 Jun 2018 22:21
    PTT, KBank launch cashless e-Wallet
    PTT and KBank say they have developed their PTT e-Wallet to enhance consumer convenience and safety in the digital era under the Thailand 4.0 initiative.
  • Sat, 16 Jun 2018 01:00
    Debut products soak up attention at CES Asia show
    THE CES Asia 2018 consumer electronics show saw plenty of products making their debut at the high-powered exhibition in Shanghai, including an artificial intelligence offering from Alibaba.
  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
    Robots, AI among the stars at CES technology show
    MORE 40,000 technology enthusiasts are expected to pass through the doors of the CES Asia 2018 exhibition by the time the showcase of consumer technology wraps up in Shanghai tomorrow.
  • Tue, 12 Jun 2018 08:51
    Samsung appoints Chalermpong Darongsuwan VP of Thai consumer electronics business
    Samsung recently appointed Chalermpong Darongsuwan as vice president of consumer electronics (CE) business at Thai Samsung Electronics, effective June 1.
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  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 18:55
    Banned diet products still widely available
    A SURVEY by the Foundation for Consumers (FFC) has found the appetite suppressant Sibutramine and antidepressant Fluoxetine (Prozac) in six weight-loss products, despite both substances having been banned from use in food supplements.
  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
    Prepare: Countdown to the 2020 recession 
    FOR YEARS, low interest rates have been a boon for the global economy, encouraging consumer spending as well as business expansion. They also drive up asset prices and, in turn, create newfound wealth for many investors around the world. 
  • Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:20
    Crafted with the greatest care
    Phufa Shop celebrates 16 years of business with “Phufa Day 2018”, a fair offering a wide variety of handcrafted products, many of them inspired by the artworks of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, and other consumer goods at discounts of up to 80 per cent.
  • Fri, 08 Jun 2018 06:47
    FDA boss warns against fat-busting jabs
    Food and Drug Administration (FDA) secretary-general Dr Wanchai Sattayawuthipong has warned consumers against using fat-reducing injections.
  • Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
    Tens of the best devices from Computex show
    WITH the curtain closing on the Computex technology trade show tomorrow, The Nation presents the top 10 devices to emerge from the gathering in Taiwan. These products combine looks with functionality and are sure to fit with consumers’ tech-reliant lifestyles.
  • Sun, 03 Jun 2018 21:06
    Tech talent a worry as start-ups change gear
    New trend goes beyond consumer apps to making an impact in niche industries
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