Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:34
Government pledges greater effort on road safety
With road accidents blamed for 20,000 deaths and Bt500 billion in financial losses every year, the government has vowed to invest in safety measures.
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 00:00
China targets 7.5% economic growth for 2014
BEIJING - China is targeting growth of about 7.5 per cent in 2014, Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday, promising to "declare war" on pollution as the government pledges to transform the world's second-largest economy.
Wed, 15 Jan 2014 00:00
Bribery, corruption worsening in Malaysia: survey
KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian corporate executives said bribery and corruption were worsening in the graft-plagued country, according to a survey, despite government pledges to tackle graft.
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 00:00
Government pledges low-cost housing will be affordable
The Ministry of Construction plans to provide loans nationwide to low-income people to purchase low-cost housing, Soe Tint, deputy minister, told Parliament on Tuesday.