• Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:00
    UIH focuses on intelligent digital infra
    THE United Information Highway (UIH) is moving towards the role of an intelligent digital infrastructure provider after launching three new business units for solution integration, security, cloud and data centre. The company has set a growth target of 10 per cent annually from 2019 to 2021.
    Economy
  • Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
    Somkid hastens mega-projects
    DEPUTY PRIME Minister Somkid Jatusripitak has urged the Transport Ministry to speed up disbursement of its infrastructure investment as planned, while bids will open for six projects in February-March with contracts signed by the middle of the year.
    Economy
  • Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
    2019: When data becomes the key infrastructure driver
    NEW technologies, global political uncertainty and capability challenges are just some of the big challenges facing infrastructure developers, investors, operators and planners in the coming year.
    Economy
  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:05
    Loei school director suspended after complaints by teacher and parents
    The director of a primary school in Loei’s Pak Chom district has been suspended from duty after a teacher and a group of parents alleged that he got drunk every day, ignoring his duty to repair the school’s infrastructure and provide textbooks for students.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
    THAILAND INVITED TO  GROUP OF 20 SUMMIT 
    REpresentatives from Thailand will join in discussions at the Group of 20 Summit on quality infrastructure, international public health, weather changes, digital economy, expansion of ageing society and Society 5.0 in Osaka, Japan on June 28-29 this year.
    Economy
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Internet service for all Thai villages by end of this year, says minister
    DEVELOPING digital infrastructure is the most crucial step in advancing “Industry 4.0” in the Asean region, say representatives from both the public and private sectors.
    Economy
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    Next govt urged to focus on SMEs, reskilling
    THE post-election government should focus its policies on supporting Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs), reskilling the workforce, and continue the ongoing infrastructure development plans, according to Yunyong Thaicharoen, first executive vice president and head of Siam Commercial Bank (SCB)’s Economic Intelligence Centre.
    Economy
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    Local train manufacturing plant on agenda
    The Transport Ministry is studying the possibility of setting up a train assembly plant in Thailand in keeping with the country’s policy to expand investments in infrastructure projects, especially more than 10 rail projects until 2022, Deputy Transport Minster Pailin Chuchottaworn said yesterday.
    Economy
  • Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00
    Photo Gallery : Clean-up begins, as Pabuk departs 
    Tropical storm Pabuk has exited Nakhon Si Thammarat towards the Andaman Sea, leaving behind a trail of destruction. Numerous houses were damaged and also public infrastructure such as electric poles and roads among others. 
    national
  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 01:00
    Myanmar to push 5G development despite obstacles 
    THE CHALLENGES faced by developing nations in digital transformation, such as the lack of infrastructure and technical knowhow will not deter Myanmar from acquiring the fifth generation of wireless technology (5G), according to speakers at the Myanmar 5G Forum 2018 held yesterday.
    Tech
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    KTB unit advises long-term quality stock investments for 2019
    INVESTORS should make “long-term quality investments” in property, infrastructure, power and healthcare next year despite the expected volatile and uncertain environment, says an expert from KTB Securities (Thailand) (KTBST). 
    Economy
  • Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:00
    Prayut is not as bad as some make him out to be
    The baht is still strong, the GDP is still moving towards 3.3 and up, infrastructure is being built, corruption has been reined in a little. 
    your say
  • Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:00
    Permafrost thaw threatens 70 per cent of Arctic infrastructure: study
    A warming climate is thawing permafrost and up to 70 per cent of infrastructure in the Arctic region is at risk, including key oil and gas fields, a new study said yesterday.
    opinion
  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:00
    Tap water business booming in Laos
    THE TAP-WATER business in Laos’ top tourist destination Luang Prabang has enormous potential for growth due to the rapid expansion of tourism, a high-speed rail project in the works and high demand for water utilities across the country, according to Exim Bank and Thai investors in Laos.
    Economy
  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:00
    S Korea officially launches 5G service via Samsung phone
    TO MARK the official launch of the fifth-generation of mobile network, South Korean mobile carriers held various celebrations on Saturday, and vowed to aggressively expand their 5G infrastructure across the country in preparation for launch on smartphones in March, according to the telcos on Sunday.
    ASEAN+
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