Wed, 22 May 2019 01:00
Forums on sugar-tied power plant postponed
Khon Kaen residents fight against project due to concerns over health and ecology.
Mon, 20 May 2019 01:00
Religion is the opium of Have Your Say – what happened to politics?
Thailand is at an important crossroads with a lot of political challenges ahead. You would have thought that people crying for democracy for years now would be taking part in political discussions in public forums like the letters section of The Nation.
Mon, 13 May 2019 01:00
Myanmar woos foreign investors to ‘fast-growing’ Yangon
WITH MAJOR infrastructure and logistics initiatives being pushed, on top of being home to seven million people, foreign investors should not hesitate to invest in Yangon, officials told the Yangon Investment Forum 2019 on Friday.
Mon, 06 May 2019 01:00
Asean civil society seeks meeting with leaders
ASEAN CIVIL society has expressed hope that an interface with leaders at the summit next month in Thailand would be meaningful in addressing relevant concerns on tough issues such as human rights and democracy, instead of becoming another ceremonial talk shop.
Fri, 03 May 2019 01:00
Trust is the foundation for Belt and Road cooperation
When President Xi Jinping outlined China’s to-do list at the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing last Friday, many foreign listeners started taking notes.
Mon, 29 Apr 2019 01:00
The Belt and Road gathers steam
Last week I followed with interest the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing. The president of Bangkok Bank Chartsiri Sophonpanich joined both the first forum in 2017 and this one and he spoke at the Belt and Road Bankers’ Roundtable (BRBR) on both occasions, which I also joined.
Sat, 27 Apr 2019 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: PM FULLY EMBRACES China’s Belt and Road
PRAYUT SAYS AMBITIOUS PLAN IN LINE WITH ASEAN PRINCIPLES AND GOALS; PRESIDENT XI JINPING VOWS TO TACKLE DEBT RISKS
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 06:25
Thailand's Sriskaset, Irishman Doheny defend boxing crowns
Thailand's Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Australian-based Irishman T.J. Doheny risk their world boxing crowns on Friday in a championship card from the Forum in Los Angeles.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 16:54
US won't send officials to China's Belt and Road forum
Beijing - Washington will not send officials to a Beijing summit on Chinese President Xi Jinping's signature global infrastructure project, the US embassy said Wednesday amid a raft of disputes between the two powers.
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:00
Prayut has a duty to stand up to China
As the representative of Asean interests at this week’s Belt and Road Forum, PM must push for fairer deals
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
Thailand to sign rail pact with Laos, China
THAILAND will sign a memorandum of cooperation with China and Laos for a rail link aimed at fulfilling a regional connectivity ambition, when Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha visits Beijing this week for the second Belt and Road Forum, the Foreign Ministry said yesterday.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:21
Prayut to attend Belt and Road summit in Bejing next week
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will attend the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing next week, a deputy government spokesman said on Thursday.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
Srisaket hungry to KO Mexican in title defence
WBC super flyweight champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai has vowed to floor Mexican challenger Juan Francisco Estrada when they clash at the Forum in Inglewood, California on April 26.
Thu, 04 Apr 2019 23:55
Dassault Systèmes’ Bangkok event draws big crowd
3D design software has more to empower
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
Thailand rises three places in WEF energy transition index
THAILAND has risen to 51st rank out of 115 countries in the World Economic Forum (WEF) “Global Energy Transitions Index 2019”, Energy Minister Siri Jirapongphan said.