Thu, 20 Sep 2018 19:40
DHL Supply Chain looks to technology
DHL Supply Chain, a leader in contract, is building on impressive double-digit growth last year and expanding its Thai business, with a reorientation focused around digital disruption and anticipated changes in consumer expectations.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
Retailers urged to gain consumer insights via technology
Retailers need to create more value for consumers by using the proper equipment, data and technology, according to Will Yunfei Wu, project manager for RetailEX Asean, the largest annual international trade exhibition and conference in Southeast Asia.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:41
BI says Alipay, WeChat non-compliant with e-transaction regulations
Bank Indonesia has said that foreign consumer payment applications, like China's Alipay and WeChat that Chinese tourists reportedly used in Bali, are not approved for local use.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
Most Asians have faith in AI: survey
Up to 63 per cent of Asian consumers believe that artificial intelligence or AI will improve the world and their lives in the future, helping them make smarter decision and their jobs more interesting, according to a research by Salesforce, a customers relation management firm.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Dispute over drug dispensing continues
Ministry official calls for resolution as nurses, pharmacists fight over clauses
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
New food delivery service in Bang Saen
FOOD DELIVERY service is in great demand thanks to the widespread use of smart phones and a change in consumer behaviour. In order to meet these demands, a new start-up – Oho Delivery – has set up base in Bang Saen, Chon Buri province.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
Secrecy fuels the stench of China’s diseased pigs
An outbreak of African swine fever has China’s meat eaters, investors and bureaucrats in a panic. That should be no surprise: The country is the world’s biggest pork producer and consumer, and has a history of food-safety and health scandals that have fuelled public distrust.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
Inflation rises 14th month in a row
THAILAND’S headline inflation, as gauged by the increase in the consumer price index (CPI), accelerated for the 14th straight month in August from rising prices of fresh food and energy, according to the Ministry of Commerce.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 18:03
Malee expans into personal care market via JV with Indonesian conglomerate
Food and beverage producer and distributor Malee Group is expanding into personal-care manufacturing by setting up a joint venture with Indonesia’s largest consumer conglomerate, PT Kino Indonesia Tbk, to introduce lifestyle products to the Thai market.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 17:00
Kunming central to promotion of Thai fruits across all Chinese provinces
The Commerce Ministry aims to promote the sale of Thai fruits to every province of China, so that produce such as longan and durian – popular among Chinese consumers – has markets in all seasons.
Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:06
IFA Berlin: Robot dogs, VR games and e-skates
The press day of the International Consumer Electronics Fair (IFA), the world's leading consumer electronics and home appliances exhibition, kicked off in Berlin on Aug 30, 2018. The fair will be open to the public from Aug 31 through Sept 5.
Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:01
IFA 2018: Samsung could collaborate with Google on AI: CEO
Samsung Electronics may not be the top player in the field of artificial intelligence just yet, but it could use its position as the world's leading device manufacturer to negotiate collaboration with Google on AI, the company's consumer electronics chief said Thursday.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:00
NBTC sets conditions for granting safeguards to dtac customers
THE National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will wait for either of the two bid winners of 1800MHz spectrum lots to pay the first instalment of the licence fee upfront before considering whether to grant consumer protection measures to 1800MHz customers of Total Access Communication (dtac).
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 16:02
FDA stresses it has never registered any drug purporting to be a ‘libido booster’
In a bid to kill the myth that an effective “libido booster” drug is out there for purchase, a line that merchants – especially those on the Internet – have used to prey on consumers, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Monday announced that it had never registered any such drug.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 22:18
Water heater specialists open Phuket operation
Stiebel Eltron, a manufacturer of water heaters, water filters and hand-dryers, has officially opened its Service Centre in Phuket.