Wed, 22 May 2019 01:00
What’s next for China’s tech investment in the Asean region?
LAST YEAR was a watermark year for Asean’s technology sector, with inbound investments in 2018 alone reaching $11 billion Singaporean dollars (Bt253 billion), almost double the S$5.8 billion invested in 2017, according to Singapore-based venture capital firm, Cento Ventures.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 01:00
Double the man, double the action
Director Ang Lee joins up with Will Smith for the upcoming science fiction flick “Gemini Man”, which is currently slated for release on October 10.
movie & TV
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
North chokes on toxic haze largely from Myanmar fires
THE NORTH was once again choking under dangerous levels of PM2.5 dust particles yesterday. For instance, tambon Wiang Phang Kham in Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district cited the day’s peak at 128 micrograms (mcg) per cubic metre of air, more than double the Thai safety limit of 50mcg. As of 11am, the district also hit 238 in its Air Quality Index score (AQI), more than double the safety limit of 100.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 16:07
North sees return of dangerous levels of PM2.5 particles
Many northern provinces on Monday were suffering from dangerous levels of PM2.5 dust particles, including Tambon Wiang Phang Kham in Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district with the day’s peak of 117 micrograms per cubic metre (mcg) of air, more than double the Thai safety limit of 50mcg.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:00
Minor to double eateries portfolio
THE Minor Food Group will double the number of its restaurants in Thailand and overseas to more than 4,400 over the next five years, chief executive Paul Kenny said.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:00
Marketplace operator Kaidee aims for 70% jump in sales as its builds on expansion
KAIDEE, which operates a consumer to consumer (C2C) online marketplace, yesterday said it will double the number of its listings and deals this year as part of plans to increase revenue 70 per cent from last year.
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00
dtac accelerate steps up its quest for unicorn
DTAC accelerate yesterday launched its A Academy programme in a bid to help double the number of Thai startups moving on to progressively higher rungs of funding.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:10
Air in nation’s North is dangerous to breathe
Residents in many northern provinces were on Tuesday breathing air containing more than double the country’s official safe limit of PM2.5, particulates of 2.5 micrograms or smaller per cubic metre, according to the daily update from the Pollution Control Department’s website. (air4thai.pcd.go.th)
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 15:33
Demand soars for Thai consumer goods in Cambodia
Taking advantage of the close proximity and strong taste for affordable Thai products, manufacturers from Thailand continue to double their efforts to maintain a strong foothold in Cambodia’s ever-growing consumer market.
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
Grab plots revenue surge as it expands
GRAB expects to increase revenue growth for this year by at least double the rate seen last year under a plan to partner with companies and state entities for business expansion.
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 11:50
Health concerns rise in smog-bound Bangkok
PM2.5 level double the safe limit in Bangkok, Nakhon Pathom districts
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
Wall Street English sets sights on rapid growth
WALL STREET English, a leading operator of English-learning centres, plans to double the size of its business by 2020, riding on the growth potential in Thailand.
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 01:00
An ‘auspicious’ beginning?
Thailand has double the recommended rate of surgical births, and that could be a problem, say experts
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 15:16
Double the experience, double the fun
Travelling to a new place can be fun and exciting, but travelling to a destination where you can be in two places at the same time can double the experience.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 01:00
Double the Royal celebration for King’s birthday
The Royal Cup, held in honour of King Rama X, is to return to the 2018 Asian Tour schedule from July 26 to 29 at the Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club, it was confirmed yesterday.