Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
FIRST STEP IN DIGITAL ID COMING TO TBA BY MARCH
The Thai Bankers Association or TBA expects to use digital ID by March this year, the association’s chairman of payment systems, Yos Kimsawate, said recently.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 17:00
Tiger Cave Temple monkeys getting sterilised in Krabi
Monkeys living around the famous Tiger Cave Temple are being sterilised in the first step in monkey birth control in Krabi, where more than 1,000 of the animals have been getting into trouble with tourists and locals as their populations swell.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
Stars of Chiang Rai light path for much bigger rescue mission
Re: “Cave boys to take first step into heat of media spotlight with interview”, Front page, yesterday.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
Cave boys to take first step into heat of media spotlight with interview
THE 13 Wild Boars will sit down for a tightly-controlled interview with the media for the first time this evening, now that their physical health has sufficiently recovered from their ordeal trapped inside the flooded Tham Luang cave.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:51
Cisco and INTERPOL collaborate to combat cybercrime
Cisco, a global IT leader, and INTERPOL, the world's largest international police organization, Tuesday announced an agreement to share threat intelligence as the first step in jointly fighting cybercrime.
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 01:00
Time’s come for an Asian-Asean century
The first step in Asean’s long journey to today can, perhaps, be said to have been taken about 13 years before its formal founding in August 1967 with the signing of the Bangkok Declaration by the Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 01:00
Convictions ‘only first step in right direction’
THE CRIMINAL COURT’S conviction of 62 defendants, including a senior Army officer and local administrative officials, in Thailand’s biggest human-trafficking case, was regarded by the international community as a momentous and significant step for the country to combat the illicit trade, although more needs to be done.
Thu, 08 Jun 2017 01:00
Online content providers will have to register with regulator
THE National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has taken its first step in regulating over-the-top (OTT) content on social media platforms by requiring popular content providers to register with the agency.
Tue, 07 Jun 2016 01:00
Hanoi seeks $115.5 billion to become the second S’pore
HANOI - Hanoi is calling on colossal investment of about 2.6 quadrillion dong (US$115.5 billion) over the next five years as the first step in transforming itself into the second Singapore, announced top officials.
Mon, 06 Jun 2016 13:29
Hanoi seeks $115.5 bn to become the second Singapore
HANOI - HaNoi is calling on colossal investment of about 2.6 quadrillion Vietnamese dong (US$115.5 billion) over the next five years as the first step in transforming itself into the second Singapore, announced top officials.
Wed, 18 May 2016 16:00
OCBC opens up data to spur app development
SINGAPORE - OCBC Bank has taken the first step in what could lead to an Uber-style shake-up of the financial services sector. The bank has opened up its data to third-party software developers - the first bank in Southeast Asia to do so.
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:16
IHH Healthcare makes foray into Myanmar
IHH Healthcare, the world's second-largest healthcare provider by market value, has made the first step in venturing into the Myanmar private hospital market.
Thu, 24 Sep 2015 01:00
Thilawa SEZ officially opened in 'first step' towards industrialisation in Myanmar
High-profile figures from Myanmar and Japan yesterday joined the grand opening of the Thilawa Special Economic Zone in Myanmar, hailing it as the first step in the country's path towards industrial modernisation.
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 01:00
SCCC to take 40% of Cambodia firm
Siam City Cement (SCCC)'s board of directors has approved a 40-per-cent share in a joint-venture company in Cambodia, Chip Mong Cement Corporation, a first step in its strategy to take advantage of the upcoming Asean Economic Community.
Wed, 16 Sep 2015 01:00
Solvay set to expand Thai operations
Solvay, the Brussels-based chemical giant, has inaugurated Southeast Asia's largest sodium bicarbonate plant in Thailand as the first step in its plan to aggressively expand in Asia.