Wed, 25 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Doctors claim paraquat is safe for farm use
PARAQUAT IS safe enough for agricultural use and should not be banned, if safely managed and applied to unwanted plants, medical experts said.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:48:01
Durian pre-sale promotion gets Thai agri-business partnership with Alibaba’s Tmall off to great start
The successful Thai durian pre-sale promotion on Alibaba’s Tmall platform, over a three-day period starting April 17, ushers in an expanded presence for more Thai agricultural products on the online platform.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:43:44
Optimism, pessimism and paradoxes
Acclaimed Thai artist Natee Utarit, who is represented by Richard Koh Fine Art Gallery, is exhibiting works from his “Optimism is Ridiculous” series in Gallery B of the National Art Gallery in Kuala Lumpur from now until May 31.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Payment interoperability: The next step towards a digital Asean
GETTING PAYMENT platforms to “understand” each other, or to be “interoperable,” presents a huge opportunity to enhance intra-regional trade and business activity across Southeast Asia, and Thailand in particular.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:00:00
Pogba insists: 'I have no problem with Mourinho'
Paul Pogba insisted Sunday that he has no problems with Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho despite a difficult season which has seen the French star dropped on several occasions.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:00:00
Improved Man City difficult to catch, admits Mourinho
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho admitted his side have little chance of catching Premier League champions Manchester City next season unless the standards set by Pep Guardiola's side slip.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Asian crackdown on ‘fake news’ triggers alarm bells
Inflammatory fictions masquerading as real news pose a particularly toxic threat in Asian countries with long-standing religious and ethnic divides, but promises by some regional leaders to tackle the problem carry equal menace.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 06:48:05
Nadal wins to set up 'difficult' Thiem quarter-final clash in Monaco
World number one Rafael Nadal cruised to a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Russian Karen Khachanov on Thursday to set up a "difficult" Monte Carlo Masters quarter-final against Dominic Thiem, after the Austrian stunned Novak Djokovic.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:23:58
Govt takes measures to control ‘plara’ quality
The Agriculture Ministry has taken steps to standardise the quality of plara or fermented fish, which is a necessary ingredient in Isaan traditional dishes.
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Political parties worried as too many holidays in April delay re-registration
POLITICIANS continued to express concerns over the membership re-registration process for political parties and said it would be difficult to complete the formalities by the end of this month, as required, due to the great number of public holidays.
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:05:54
Princess calls for agricultural diversity to eradicate hunger
HER ROYAL Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn has pointed out the need for a holistic approach in eradicating hunger and malnutrition in all its forms and called for greater agricultural diversity.
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Academics call for more measures to cope with ageing society
TO BETTER cope with the ageing Thai society, Bangkok-based academics have urged the government to adjust land use and city planning laws to let agricultural areas with high potential become residential zones for seniors.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:05:00
Kids (and their mums) know all about jeans
Since children’s skin is particularly sensitive, parents are careful when it comes to choosing their clothes, considering all the factors – coolness and comfort as well as smart, suitable and trendy in appearance.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:34:08
N. Korea parliament meets but Kim absent ahead of summits
North Korea's parliament has met to rubber-stamp Kim Jong Un's policies, but the leader himself was conspicuously absent as he prepares for two key summits with South Korea and the US.
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Economic needs drive change in higher education sector
A CHANGING economic landscape is the driving force for reform in Thailand’s higher education system, with the Thailand 4.0 economic strategy prompting universities to adapt curricula to meet government policy and industrial demand.