• Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
    Future of train travel is smart, electric and comfortable
    Transportation by train is a necessity for cities around the world as urbanisation changes people’s lifestyles and they seek work in the city. Train manufacturers are keeping up with innovative technologies and design for both their plants and their products as they try to keep up with regulations and public tastes and preferences, including environmental regulations.
    Tech
  • Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
    Denims reborn for a caring world
    The once-rough blue jeans are now soft, multi-coloured and made with the environment in mind
    shopping
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:05
    Assessment reports of Pak Lay and Pak Beng dam found to be identical
    Plagiarism has been detected in the Transboundary Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (TBESIA) as well as Cumulative Impact Assessment (CIA) of the proposed Pak Lay Dam project in Laos.
    national
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 20:30
    Phi Phi education programme launched
    Phi Phi Village Beach Resort has launched an educational programme to teach children about the importance of environmental preservation and sustainability.
    national
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:40
    Environmentalists petition PM about biomass plant
    Some 100 members of a Lam Say Bai canal conservation group and allies on Wednesday filed a petition urging Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha to call off the construction of a 61-megawatt biomass power plant in Tambon Nam Pleek of Amnat Charoen's Muang district and cancel its operating permit.
    national
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:48
    Microplastics may enter foodchain through mosquitoes
    Mosquito larvae have been observed ingesting microplastics that can be passed up the food chain, researchers said Wednesday, potentially uncovering a new way that the polluting particles could damage the environment.
    lifestyle
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    China ‘protects environment’ in its Belt and Road initiative
    CHINA has been ensuring high environment protection standards in all its projects under the Belt and Road Initiative in Southeast Asia and elsewhere, the leader of a Chinese government environmental agency said.
    national
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
    Advice for investors ignored the elephant in the room 
    Re: “Five key themes for investors in the upcoming years”, Economy, yesterday.
    your say
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
    REPORT: Chinese investors shift agriculture practices in North
    TWO YEARS ago, Prasat Prueangwichahorn, a Thai driver in a Chinese banana plantation in Laos, saw a business opportunity when Laos ordered a ban on new banana plantations out of concerns for the environment and workers.
    business
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
    The meat on your plate was fed on soybeans too
    Re: “No such thing as an environmental impact-free lunch”, Have Your Say, September 14.
    your say
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:46
    Development of hydropower 'must be safe', PM tells World Economic Forum
    Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith told the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Wednesday that the development of hydroelectricity dams in Laos must be safe and environmentally friendly.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
    No such thing as an environmental impact-free lunch
    Re: “Want to conserve water? You’d be nuts to use cows’ milk”, Have Your Say, September 13.
    your say
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
    Top court invalidates ruling on fossil terrace
    Decision a setback for environmentalists and locals fighting EGAT mining activities
    national
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 08:57
    Starbucks Korea begins trial use of paper straws
    Starbucks Coffee Korea Co. on Monday began a trial run of paper straws to replace plastic ones at its stores as part of the company's drive to protect the environment, it said.
    business
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    Two industry trade expos at Impact Arena
    Intermat Asean and Concrete Asia are returning this year to ensure the industry makes the most of its growth opportunities, by integrating an informative, industry-centred environment. The two trade exhibitions are co-locating for the first time, and will attract participants that represent construction, infrastructure and concrete supply chains.
    Corporate
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