Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:00
Rules on factory licences to be eased
THE Department of Industrial Works (DIW) is easing conditions for manufacturers by moving to abolish the extension of factory licences on an annual basis.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:40
Weakening Mangkhut will still strengthen southwest monsoon over Andaman Sea and Gulf, ONWR warns
The Temporary Crisis Centre of the Office of National Water Resources (ONWR) affirmed that Typhoon Mangkhut had weakened into a tropical storm at 63 kilometres northeast of the Chinese city of Nanning early Monday morning and would further downgrade into a depression and low-pressure cell, before moving to Yunnan on Tuesday.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 14:03
Beer-mad Belgium moves to save historic drinking dens
Belgians are famous for taking their beer seriously, but authorities are now moving to preserve some of the historic cafes where drinkers have been quaffing since the early 20th century.
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:21
Chelsea not title contenders despite super start for Sarri
Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri ruled out talk of his side challenging for the Premier League title despite moving top of the table by edging Arsenal 3-2 in a thrilling London derby on Saturday.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:55
Facebook moves to stop sharing of 3D gun blueprints
Facebook on Thursday said it was moving to prevent the sharing of blueprints for 3D-printed guns on the social network, which violates its rules on regulated goods.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:45
Our cities, our future
The Japan Foundation, Bangkok, in collaboration with the Art Centre, Silpakorn University (Wang Tha Phra) and the Art and Culture Khon Kaen University Museum are the join organisers of the international travelling exhibition “Struggling Cities: from Japanese Urban Projects in the 1960s” that runs from April 24 to May 18 in Bangkok before moving to Khon Kaen from May 31 to June 12.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 15:13
Revving up for Bike Week
The annual Phuket Bike Week 2018 turns 24 this year and is again scheduled in two parts at two locations in Phuket, starting with four days of activities at Patong Beach during April 11 to 14 before moving to Boat Lagoon in Phuket Town on April 20 and 21.
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 14:00
Labour voices hotline assures CP Foods moving towards international labour standard
Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has affirmed its move towards international labour standard in the whole supply chain by banking on Labour Right Promotion Network Foundation’s contribution through “Labour Voices by LPN”, the hotline channel, according to its press release.
Fri, 09 Mar 2018 08:48
Without US, 11 Asia-Pacific states sign trade deal
Eleven nations signed a slimmed-down version of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement Thursday, moving to lower tariffs just as US President Donald Trump raised them after withdrawing from the deal.
Mon, 29 Jan 2018 01:00
Is Japan moving to renege on no-nuclear weapon policy?
Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize-winning International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, was denied a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during her recent visit to Japan.
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 09:15
Moving to the beats
“Don’t Let Daddy Know” – the Dutch outpost of the worldwide EDM festival – will be back at Live Park on Bangkok’s Rama 9 Road on February 2 and 3 after drawing thousands of fans last year.
Sat, 02 Dec 2017 13:04
Elite US government hacker charged with taking secret information
A member of the US National Security Agency's elite hacking team has been charged with illegally removing top secret materials, in an embarrassing breach for the crucial electronic espionage body.
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 01:00
Prayut to focus on economic issues, skirt security rows, at Apec, Asean talks
PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha will attend two leader summits beginning with the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) meeting in Danang today, and later moving to Manila for the Asean summit to focus on sustainable human resources development, while both events are expected to focus on hot-button global security issues.
Tue, 03 Oct 2017 01:00
TCP steadily moving towards a ‘house of global brands’
TCP BELIEVES successful companies are created by successful people and chief executive Saravoot Yoovidhya is on a search for the best talent.
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:00
PM’s US visit expected to boost relations
The US administration under President Donald Trump is moving to enhance relations with Thailand, after setbacks following the coup in Thailand three years ago.