Sun, 21 Apr 2019 01:00
London climate protest arrests top 700
The Extinction Rebellion environmental protests in London rumbled on into a sixth day Saturday as the total number of arrests hit 718.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
L’Oreal scores high on environmental sustainability
L’Oreal has been recognised as a global leader in corporate sustainability by environmental impact nonprofit CDP, achieving a place on the CDP’s A List for climate change, water security and forests all three environmental themes covered by its scores.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
On environmental issues, the time for action is now
The worst fears about global warming, often presented as academic papers or in fashionable business-forum “talks”, are now here in Bangkok with us, through the smog of pollution choking us and threatening our lives.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:00
In the green and under the blue
A young actor seeks to pass on his passion for the forests and the sea by taking youngsters on environmental camps
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 01:00
Greater Mekong states endorse joint five-year plan
THE ENVIRONMENT ministers of the six Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) states have endorsed the Core Environment Programme (CEP) Strategic Framework and Action Plan for 2018 to 2022 for member countries to work together on environmental issues and environmentally friendly development.
Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:28
Covestro invests in environmental awareness among youths
Covestro Thailand has launched a program that aims to provide environmental knowledge and practical how-to to teachers from various schools to help them set a positive example and influence on environmental consciousness amongst youths.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 13:22
Genuine public participation on environmental assessments stifled, forum hears
A lack of genuine opportunity for people to express their views on development projects has resulted in conflicts all over the country, experts have warned at an academic forum.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 01:00
Firms urged to adopt ‘Trust’ mark
TO SERVE the global trend on environmental, human rights and social responsibility, the International Trade Promotion Department will encourage Thai enterprises to adopt “Thailand Trust Mark” (TTM) to make local products better accepted in world markets.
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 01:00
VN firms spend little on green technologies: survey
VIETNAMESE businesses’ spending on environmental protection remains modest compared with their total investment and operating expenses, according to a survey released on Wednesday.
Thu, 22 Oct 2015 01:00
Experts want stronger laws on environment
STRONGER sections on environmental protection should be included in the next charter, while new laws on environment-quality management should also be drafted, experts said this week.
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:00
Rules on IUU must be tightened, Thai envoy says
THAILAND NEEDS to put a much stronger legal framework in place for the fisheries sector to meet international standards on environmental protection, as required by the European Union because of illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, a senior T
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 01:00
SCG makes inroads into becoming 'green' consultancy
SIAM CEMENT GROUP is making inroads into consultancy on environmentally friendly buildings to cash in on increasing awareness among local companies.
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 01:00
Small firms to get help on environmental protection
AMID RISING non-tariff barriers in global trading, the Foreign Trade Department is helping small and medium enterprises to adopt high standards for environmental protection.
Sat, 03 Jan 2015 01:00
Builders focusing more on environmentally friendly features
PRODUCERS of construction materials and property firms plan to do more to respond to consumer concerns about the environment this year.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00
Tesco Lotus stops selling parrotfish
Tesco Lotus has sent a letter to the Seub Nakhasathien Foundation, stating it has stopped selling parrotfish as called on environmentalists.