Mon, 15 Apr 2019 10:34
New approach urged to protect the elderly
Foundation seeks a system of protection for the country’s 11 million seniors.
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 01:00
Goodbye Stalin: Moscow metro sheds Soviet look in bold new stations
Moscow - Moscow's metro system is famed for its Stalin-era stations with glittering chandeliers and mosaics, but architects are taking a radical new approach as the network undergoes a massive expansion.
Sun, 30 Sep 2018 08:00
New approach to teaching English already shows results
The British Council and the Ministry of Education have teamed up to improve the skills of 17,000 primary and secondary English teachers in Thailand through the Regional English Training Centres (RETC) project – and results so far are overwhelmingly positive.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
Traditional crafts with a modern twist
The support arts and crafts international centre of Thailand adopts new approaches to sustaining the Thai heritage.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
Renewable energy should be focus of new power plan: expert
EXPERTS ARE urging Thai authorities to change their mindset about power development and to be more in step with global trends by prioritising renewable energy. Adopting a new approach would solve current problems, such as the current excessive electricity reserve margin and greenhouse gas emissions from the reliance on fossil-fuel energy.
Mon, 07 May 2018 16:37
Phuket coral given new life re-attachment project
A new approach to preserving coral reefs in Phuket province is being tried as the government involves businesses and private citizens in the task.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 04:00
How a radical new approach to teaching is bearing fruit
“AS THE WORLD is propelled forward by dreams, I want to make school a place to teach pupils to become quality humans rather than walking textbooks.”
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:00
NACC work to become more challenging after new law on asset disclosure
GRAFT BUSTERS may need to work a little harder after the new organic law on the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) is finalised as the proposed new approach will not be as helpful as the previous regulations.
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 14:37
New approaches needed for regulatory compliance, Deloitte report says
Financial-services companies across the world should embrace regulatory technology to address the causes of poor conduct and produce better customer outcomes, according to Deloitte’s 2017 “Managing Conduct Risk” report.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 01:00
Love, friendship and a white painting
BCT adopts a new approach for two comedy productions this month
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 01:00
Commission seeks new approach as junta accused of violating communities’ rights
VIOLATIONS of community rights and controversial resource management practices continue to pose problems in Thailand, national human rights officials have said.
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 01:00
Myanmar ‘SMEs in desperate need of new financing options’
THE MYANMAR government has been urged to find new approaches to boost financing for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as successful SMEs could help lower poverty in the country, an economist said.
Sat, 25 Jun 2016 01:01
EU adopts new approach in delivering
THE EUROPEAN UNION is adjusting its approach to dealing with Myanmar, hoping to “tailor” assistance in close consultation with relevant parties including the Tatmadaw (Armed Forces).
Tue, 03 May 2016 01:00
Soft drug policies a risky addiction
The long war on drugs is taking its toll elsewhere, it seems, with some countries pushing for a less hardline approach. What the new approach, euphemistically named “harm reduction”, embodies in reality is that the war is already half lost. It assumes tha
Tue, 23 Feb 2016 09:49
New security approach sought for banks in beating crime
THAI BANKS have indicated a need for financial institutions to adopt a new approach to security in order to meet today's changing crime landscape.