Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
Customs gets tough over toxic imports
More stringent checks planned to reduce rising trend of plastic and e-waste influx.
Thu, 31 May 2018 17:30
More stringent anti-smoking efforts mark ‘No Tobacco Day’
Thailand made significant efforts to curb smoking on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day, which falls on May 31 every year.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 20:53
Groups call for new definition and more law enforcement in forests
The definition of forests as well as more stringent law enforcement is needed to solve forest encroachment and conflicts, the first public hearing of the natural resources and environment reform committee heard yesterday.
Wed, 05 Jul 2017 01:00
Banks look to positives from stricter personal loan controls
THE Thai Bankers' Association (TBA) says that proposed official measures to impose more stringent conditions on personal loans will have only a limited impact on commercial banks and that they may help to improve the quality of their loan books.
Thu, 11 May 2017 01:00
Loan growth to be low as non-bank lenders remain
THE VALUE OF non-bank personal loans is expected to grow by only 3-5 per cent this year, since all non-bank lenders are keen on preserving asset quality with more stringent credit criteria.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:00
Chinese parts in NK missile debris show Beijing not serious about sanctions
North Korea’s failed missile test on Sunday provides an opportunity for the United States to press for more stringent sanctions and for China to demonstrate its willingness to curb Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 19:34
Reporters upset about new Govt House security measures
THE Government spokesman’s team met with reporters yesterday to clarify more stringent security measures at the compound, which will affect their work. The officials said there was a need for tighter security at the venue.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 01:00
Auditor-general to push for more stringent guidelines on overseas trips by lawmakers
THE NEXT Parliament will see stricter guidelines for overseas trips of lawmakers if the auditor-general succeeds in his push for reform of spending on “extravagant” journeys.
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 01:00
Stricter residue limit set by Canada 'a test for exporters'
Thai rice and other agricultural crops will face tougher regulations for exports to Canada and the United States as both countries are imposing more stringent measures to control Maximum Residue Limits (MRL), according |to the Foreign Trade Department.
Fri, 01 Apr 2016 01:30
Banks’ remittance units face tighter scrutiny
MANILA - The $81-million money laundering issue-now a “global spectacle”-has started to take its toll on millions of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) as Philippine banks face more stringent scrutiny from their foreign counterparts, former Finance Secretar
Tue, 23 Feb 2016 15:03
Cheaper dining out in Malaysia?
PETALING JAYA - Dining out will be less painful on the pocket when more stringent rules on service charge come into effect, most likely by early next year.
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 01:00
Ministry sets recommended prices for bottled water
TO PREVENT price gouging for bottled water, the Commerce Ministry has posted recommended retail prices and will impose more stringent measures in case of serious shortages.
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 16:02
Commerce sets recommended prices for bottled water
To prevent price gouging for bottled water, the Commerce Ministry has posted recommended retail prices and will impose more stringent measures in case of serious shortages.