• Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:00
    The distributed passion of a crypto pioneer Insom
    A passion for cryptocurrency and blockchain advanced technology drove Sub-lieutenant Poramin Insom to quit his job three years ago at the Royal Thai Armed Forces, where he was in charge of cyberwarfare, to pursue his dream of creating a practical real-life use for digital assets.
    Tech
  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:24
    EU steps up planning for no-deal Brexit
    EU leaders agreed Thursday to step up preparations for Britain crashing out of the bloc next March without a deal, with the European Commission to publish a plan next week.
    business
  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
    PTTEP and partner bag rights to two gas fields
    PTT EXPLORATION and Production plc (PTTEP) and its partner Mubadala Petroleum (Thailand) Ltd have won Cabinet approval for their multibillion-baht bids to develop and produce natural gas from two major offshore fields in the Gulf of Thailand.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:00
    Denmark keen for EU-Thailand free-trade talks to follow poll
    DENMARK is looking forward to the start of free-trade negotiations between Thailand and the European Union(EU) after the Kingdom’s general election is held next year, says Uffe Wolffhechel, the Danish ambassador to Thailand.
    Economy
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:08
    Stranded MEPs make do in Strasbourg lockdown
    The European Parliament in Strasbourg was under lockdown on Wednesday after a deadly shooting near a Christmas market rocked the eastern French city, shocking and stranding hundreds of MEPs, staff and officials.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 06:37
    Pound keeps falling on Brexit quagmire; global stocks mixed
    The British pound fell again Tuesday due to mounting uncertainty over Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan, while European bourses advanced amid bargain-hunting.
    business
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    Theresa May launches ‘mission impossible’ 
    British leader tours Europe in desperate bid to save Brexit agreement – and her post as PM
    opinion
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    UOB opens three new concept branches across Bangkok
    UNITED OVERSEAS Bank (Thai) yesterday announced it was piloting three branch concepts designed to meet the lifestyles and needs of distinct customer segments: families; young professionals and entrepreneurs; and business owners and the upper affluent.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    Myanmar energy firm plans $35m investment
    DRIVEN by its vision to become an innovative leader in Myanmar’s growing energy sector, locally-owned Parami Energy Group of Companies plans to invest US$35 million (Bt1.15 billion) in its LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) business over the next three years, according to Group CEO Ken Tun, aka Pyae Wa Tun.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:56
    Journalists urge EU to resist lobbying by tech giants
    Top journalists called on the EU Tuesday to resist intense lobbying by Internet giants to gut a law which would force them to pay for the news content they pick up.
    business
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
    Brexit and the EU: Lessons for both sides
    As an outsider, I am perhaps less qualified to comment on Brexit than those with roots in the UK and the European Union. But having been part of the multilateral world for most of my life, I always feel that wherever we are, we find ourselves in the same global boat. When tidal waves rise anywhere on our planet, they send repercussions to other parts of the world. 
    opinion
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
    An army lost in the corridors of power
    The junta’s pre-election manoeuvres feel increasingly desperate – and ludicrous
    opinion
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:03
    Tempers fray as queues grow long at Krungthai Bank’s ATMs
    The last batch of 2.9 million state-welfare cardholders, who are entitled to Bt500 each as part of the Bt5.5-billion New Year gift programme for 11.1 million low-income earners, lined up to withdraw cash from Krungthai Bank’s ATM machines on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
    The short, sharp shock of a no-deal Brexit
    A popular London wine merchant became the latest business last month to start stockpiling in case Britain splits from the European Union without a deal in March.
    opinion
  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 15:46
    Myanmar court to hear Reuters reporters appeal this month
    A Myanmar court will hear the appeal later this month of two Reuters journalists jailed for their reporting on the Rohingya crisis, a lawyer said Saturday.
    Breaking News
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