• Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:00
    SCRUBBERS ON VESSELS
    Sulphur dioxide scrubbers will be installed on vessels of a major Thai container shipping |container company, to bring emissions in line with requirements of the International Maritime Organisation.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
    Major Thai banks get on board of Swift’s GPI platform for real-time fund transfers
    THAILAND’S four major banks have joined Swift’s Global Payment Initiative (GPI) platform, which adds the blockchain technology on top of its infrastructure for global real-time cross-border fund transfers.
    Corporate
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 01:00
    Blockchain technology seen driving advances in mobile commerce
    MAJOR THAI commercial banks have turned to blockchain technology to drive a new era of mobile commerce, said Shyam Nagarajan, global director of IBM Blockchain.
    Economy
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:00
    Innovation among growth tools for Oishi
    OISHI Group, a major Thai beverage manufacturer and operator of a Japanese restaurant chain, has revealed that its 2018 strategies will be underpinned by innovation, export expansion and what it calls premiumisation in a drive for strong and sustainable growth.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:59
    Vestas lands major Thai order from Wind Energy Holding
    Vestas Asia Pacific has won a 180-megawatt wind-park contract in Thailand, including the delivery of 60 V136-3.0 MW turbines that will be the first of their kind in Asia-Pacific.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:36
    Court begins ruling in major Thai human trafficking trial
    A Thai general is among more than 100 defendants facing a verdict Wednesday in a sprawling 2015 human trafficking case which saw thousands of Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants abandoned at sea and in jungle death camps.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 May 2017 15:32
    Construction of Sino-Thai railway project 'to start this year'
    Construction of a major Thailand-China railway project from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima will start this year, a top official of Thailand's Transport Ministry said on Tuesday.
    business
  • Tue, 02 May 2017 17:05
    Krungsri inks Bt1.25bn project financing for JV between Sena and Japan’s Hankyu Realty
    Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya) has signed a project-finance facility worth Bt1.255 billion for Sena Hankyu 1, the first joint venture between Sena Development, a major Thai property developer, and Hankyu Realty, Japan’s leading developer, to jointly develop a condominium project and support the development of the property sector in Thailand.
    Corporate
  • Sat, 04 Mar 2017 01:00
    Chic Republic looks abroad
    CHIC REPUBLIC, a major Thai chain of home fashion stores, has a strategic plan to explore business opportunities outside Thailand |in neighbouring countries, said chief executive officer Kijja Pattamasattayasonthi.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:00
    Can a democracy elect a dictator?
    Picture Prime Minister Prayut slamming major Thai and international news outlets as “enemies of the people”.
    opinion
  • Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:30
    Migrants petition Thai seafood giant on wages
    More than 2,000 migrant workers at a major Thai seafood exporter called Monday for higher wages and better working conditions, a rare stand in a country where foreigners are banned from forming trade unions.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 28 Oct 2016 17:30
    Samsung Pay launches preliminary service here 
    SAMSUNG announced the preliminary launch of Samsung Pay in Thailand will go live from today at three major Thai Credit Card issuers and full service will begin on November 16.
    Tech
  • Tue, 02 Aug 2016 01:00
    Lessons on doing business in Asean
    EXECUTIVES of major Thai companies with a presence in other Asean countries yesterday shared their views and the lessons they have learned from doing business in the region.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 19 Apr 2016 01:00
    Turning Thailand’s useless CSR into an engine for profits and communities
    A few years ago the president of a major Thai bank said to me: “Corporate Social Responsibility is a waste of money. It’s bad marketing and doesn’t help anyone.”
    opinion
  • Tue, 15 Mar 2016 16:48
    Major Thai trafficking trial opens amid fears for witnesses
    The trial of 92 suspected human traffickers, arrested after the discovery of shallow graves of migrants in the jungle in Thailand, began in Bangkok Tuesday and the attorney general’s office said it would be over within a year amid fears about the safety o
    Breaking News
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