Wed, 05 Jun 2019 01:00
KATALYST Project to boost startup capability
Kasikornbank (KBank) has launched its Katalyst project to elevate the abilities of Thai startups to grow their business in line with Kbank’s strategies, said president Kattiya Indaravijaya said yesterday.
Mon, 01 Apr 2019 01:00
Inverted yield curve stokes recession fears
In our Economic & Strategy note this month, we had said that the probability of a recession/slowdown in the next few months as indicated by inverted yield curve in the US was elevated but probably overstated.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 15:04
New York financial group partners with local firms to tokenise real-estate market
Elevated Returns (ER), a New York-based financial group focused on digitising traditional financial assets, has partnered with Thai financial services firm Seamico Securities Plc (ZMICO) and blockchain platform Tezos to expand into Thailand.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 21:51
Court dismisses suits against BMA for not installing elevators at 23 BTS stations
The Central Administrative Court on Monday dismissed two compensation lawsuits against the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), which had failed to install elevators for the physically challenged at 23 BTS stations by the given deadline.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 12:28
March blockchain conference seeks to ‘tokenise’ Thai real estate
Elevated Returns (ER), a New York-based financial group focused on digitising traditional financial assets, is in partnership with Seamico Securities Plc and Tezos hosting DS Summit 2019 Thailand, a blockchain conference, on March 11 in Bangkok.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 15:18
Worker from Myanmar dies on expressway
A Burmese worker was killed when his truck collided with the rear of a trailer truck on the Kanchanapisek elevated expressway in Bangkok on Thursday, police said.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 11:17
Rama III-Dao Khanong expressway construction to start in May
The long-delayed construction of a 19.2-km elevated expressway from Rama III Road to Dao Khanong is expected to start in May with a revised budget of Bt30.036 billion, according to the governor of the Expressway Authority of Thailand (EXAT).
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:04
JAZZ BREAKS INTO WORLD'S TOP-100 FOLLOWING SMBC SINGAPORE OPEN VICTORY
Thailand’s Jazz Janewattananond has been elevated into the higher echelons of professional golf after winning the US$1,000,000 SMBC Singapore Open.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:16
World Bank sees Thai economy slowing to 3.8% this year
Amid a global slowdown and elevated trade tensions, the Thai economy is projected to grow by 3.8 per cent in 2019 and 3.9 in 2020, according to the World Bank’s Thailand Economic Monitor released on Wednesday.
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 14:34
Nissan unveils plans to advance electric vehicles
Nissan Motor Thailand recently shared its plan to move Thailand towards a more electric, more connected and more autonomous future of mobility at the recent “EV Tech Forum 2018” organised by the Electric Vehicle Association of Thailand (EVAT).
Auto & Audio
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:00
Myanmar urged to elevate 5G push
AS GOVERNMENTS around the world gear up to usher in the fifth generation of wireless technology atop their digital agendas, Myanmar should follow this trend by adopting 5G as a national strategy for the next decade, a forum has heard.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:13
Dell brings innovative consumer PCs for power seeking, content-loving users
Dell announces innovative devices that elevate the computing experience for the everyday consumer and mobile professional.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:59
Two workers die in fall from expressway as car hits furniture truck
Two workers were hurled to their death from an elevated expressway after a speeding car hit the rear of a furniture pick-up truck that broke down on the left side of the road in Pathum Thani on Tuesday morning.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 06:14
Trump nominates ex-Fox News anchor Nauert as UN envoy
US President Donald Trump on Friday nominated State Department spokeswoman and former Fox News anchor Heather Nauert as his next ambassador to the United Nations -- a swift elevation for a supporter who had no diplomatic experience until last year.
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 11:40
New shortcut road under elevated railway route to be opened next month
The Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand plans to open a new shortcut road for motorists next month that runs under a 2.6-kilometre section of the northern Green Line elevated railway, from Phaholyothin to Lamlukka, a source said.