Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Strategies to reverse ageing
Thailand has a higher percentage of elderly people than any other developing nation on earth. In just two years, Thai seniors will number 11.23 million, or 20 per cent of the population. By the year 2040, 17 million Thais (more than 25 per cent) will be over 65. As a rapidly ageing society, Thailand faces several serious challenges.
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:09
Thai Hi-Kool window film set to penetrate CLMV countries
Lee Vanich Co Ltd has revised its industry strategy to launch its Thai brand Hi-Kool window film in Southeast Asia, targeting the CLMV countries (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam), which have a growth rate of over 6 per cent a year.
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:30
Boots launches new affordable in-house brand
Boots is strengthening its personal care portfolio with the introduction of the “Boots Brand”, which offers over 600 products at affordable prices.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 03:00
Thailand hopefully to get back over 60 looted Thai artworks from overseas
THAILAND IS hoping to recover 60 looted Thai artifacts from overseas, the Culture Ministry announced yesterday.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:55
Nu Skin targets online sales
Personal care products and dietary supplements firm Nu Skin Enterprises Limited in Thailand has announced a business partnership with LF Logistics Limited, a logistics provider, aiming to respond to a growth of online sales which are expected to generate over 60 per cent of total sales this year.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 20:15
New measures needed to protect users from mislabelled cosmetics, research finds
WITH OVER 600,000 cosmetic products registered by Thailand, some operators have adopted the illegal practice of obtaining multiple registration numbers for their products and having them manufactured by other facilities, the industry regulator has revealed.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 01:16
What’s holding back artificial intelligence in this country?
The pursuit of artificial intelligence is over 60 years old. But a recent explosion in available data and computational power has finally made AI a kind of new electricity for the current industrial era. For Thailand to keep up with the AI revolution, the most critical factor is to ensure data-science students can access some of this data and use it to solve real-world business cases.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 14:10
War-separated families of Koreas meet for first time in over 6 decades
Hundreds of South and North Koreans torn apart by the 1950-53 Korean War met for the first time in over six decades in a tearful, long-dreamed-of family reunion on Monday.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:26
Police nab drug gang leader and meth pills in Chaiyaphum
Police have arrested six suspects including alleged drug-trafficking gang leader Phusinthorn Jomtharak, along with over 68,000 methamphetamine pills in Chaiyaphum province.
Wed, 30 May 2018 12:21
Over 6,000 orchids intercepted on way to Laos
Customs officials in Nong Khai intercepted 6,419 orchids of various species that were being smuggled into Laos.
Fri, 18 May 2018 16:07
Retiree land-scam ‘gang’ busted
Crime suppression police have arrested a man and two women, all over 60, for having allegedly conned others with the false hope of getting land by buying commissions in return.
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 16:20
King’s Cup Elephant Polo kick off in style
The 2018 King’s Cup Elephant Polo tournament kicked off on Thursday on the banks of Bangkok’s mighty Chaophraya River with a traditional ceremony and morning rituals along with educational activities for over 600 school children.
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:52
Honda lauds sales of its SUV lineup
Honda Thailand announced in a Friday press release that its HR-V model has achieved the highest sales volume in the SUV segment for three consecutive years, with cumulative sales of over 62,000 units.
Auto & Audio
Mon, 18 Dec 2017 01:00
CAT Telecom moves business focus to IoT digital services
CAT Telecom has shifted its business to digital services, expecting to provide over 67 million Internet of things (IoT) devices to the market within the next five years.
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 01:00
Now, eat that!
The Thailand Pesticide Alert Network recently tested 15 different types of fruit and vegetables, and found that over 60 per cent of them contained such high levels of pesticide, that they were unsafe for eating.