Sun, 04 Feb 2018 01:00
How about an ‘early age flying squad support’ team to help learners?
Re:” Nothing short of a shakeout will ensure survival of Thai universities”, ”Early school-leaving hurts Asian economies: DHL study” and “A solution to rural Thailand’s IQ inequality”, February 2, January 29 and February 16, 2017
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 01:00
Nothing short of a shakeout will ensure survival of Thai universities
The president of a famous university in Japan was on stage recently talking about the major reform being undertaken to combat technological disruption threatening higher-learning institutions in his country.
Fri, 09 Jun 2017 01:00
Investors’ optimism on Myanmar wanes
EXPECTATIONS for Myanmar have been nothing short of a roller-coaster ride. Sky-high expectations followed the victory of the National League of Democracy (NLD) at the 2015 elections, led by Aung San Suu Kyi.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:32
Willis in double dreamland as Federer looms
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - For a man whose singles prize money this year had not topped $300, to have won in the first round at Wimbledon is nothing short of a miracle. For him to face Roger Federer in the next round is pure dreamland.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:00
Salvaging the year-end economy: Setting the right momentum for 2015
By this time, most would try to forget 2014, expecting results will be poor for the economy and their business. The first half of the year was nothing short of a recession and there was no growth engine left in the economy.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:00
Suthep let himself down with 'boastful' comment
Even if Suthep Thaugsuban's comments about how he had been advising Prayuth on rooting out the Thaksin regime since 2010 has a certain element of truth, the revelation is nothing short of bad manners.
Mon, 08 Jul 2013 00:00
Celebrating wealth: size does count after all
Forbes, the voyeur of the rich, has announced the 20 wealthiest people in Thailand. The contemporary urge to celebrate the well-endowed in such a way is nothing short of pathetic and revolting, especially when large numbers of the breed have turned out to
Mon, 06 Aug 2012 00:00
PM matures in the school of hard knocks
After one year in office, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has managed to gradually display leadership despite criticism she is nothing short of a nominee PM for her brother, ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra.