Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
Finnish education sector offers invaluable lessons
Local educators attend summit to learn how Finland tops in rankings.
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 01:00
‘Netflix of transport’ due in Singapore
TRANSPORT giant ComfortDelGro Corp is partnering with Finland’s MaaS Global to launch a new service which aims to bring together all means of transport – taxi, bus, train, car rental and even bicycles.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 23:03
Finnish ministry signs digital deal
The Ministry of Digital Economy and Society has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Transport and Communications of Finland to set out nine areas of development to leverage digital technology and strengthen the existing relationship between the two countries to foster long-term cooperation.
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 01:00
Happy Helsinki summit fails to charm Trump and Putin
Helsinki - The United Nations may have judged Finland the happiest country in the world, but the Helsinki summit failed to make Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin smile.
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
Proposed education bill not good enough, says research institute head
THAILAND’S National Education Bill continues to lack a clear organising principle for much-awaited education reform, Thailand Development Research Institute’s president Somkiat Tangkitvanich said on Thursday.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 01:00
Thailand ranks 46th ‘happiest country’ in world
Thailand has ranked 46th in the sixth World Happiness Report, dropping from 32nd last year, while Finland emerged as the “happiest nation” in the world.
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:32
Don orders probe into embassy’s Facebook post about election
Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai yesterday ordered an investigation into a Facebook post from the Thai Embassy in Finland giving advice about preparation for an election tentatively to be held in November.
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:14
SCB subsidiary invests in tech ventures
Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), through its financial technology subsidiary Digital Ventures, has completed Series B investments in PayKey, an Israel-based social payment solution provider, and IndoorAtlas, an Indoor Positioning Systems (IPS) technology provider from Finland.
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:00
Films from the far north
Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland each bring two of their favourites movies to Bangkok
movie & TV
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:30
Tales from the North
Eight movies from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden will be in shown in the inaugural Nordic Film Festival 2017, which runs from September 28 to October 1 at Quartier CineArt on the fourth floor of the EmQuartier.
movie & TV
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 19:26
Finland marks minute of silence for stabbing victims
HELSINKI, Aug 20, 2017 (AFP) - Finland observed a minute of silence on Sunday for the victims of a stabbing attack that left two people dead in what is being investigated as the country's first-ever terror attack.
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:47
Police investigate Finland stabbing as terror attack: police
HELSINKI - Police are now investigating a stabbing spree in Finland that left two people dead as a terrorist attack, police said Saturday, identifying the suspect as an 18-year-old Moroccan citizen.
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 12:11
Two dead, six injured in Finland stabbing spree
TURKU, Finland - Police shot and wounded a suspect after a stabbing spree in which a man killed two people and wounded six others in the Finnish city of Turku.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:45
ASEAN Literary Festival taking the road 'beyond imagination'
The ASEAN Literary Festival this year will cover the region’s current affairs by bringing in prominent writers, researchers and artists from the 10 member countries and their counterparts from Japan, Australia, the United States, South Korea, China, the Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Finland and Timor-Leste.
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 12:47
Thais warned: Sweden and Finland berry-picking job quota filled
Thai workers wishing to work as berry-pickers in Sweden and Finland must not believe those trying to convince them to work in those countries this year, as the yearly job quota had been filled and no extra posts will be available, the Labour Ministry's Department of Employment (DOE) director-general Waranon Pitiwan warned on Tuesday.