Thu, 19 Jul 2018 09:08
Teens glued to phones risk 'modest' rise in ADHD symptoms: study
Could teenagers suffer symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder after engaging in excessive smartphone use?
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
Singapore seeks broker role in funding Asian infrastructure and enterprise
SINGAPORE is positioned to support the region's development by financing infrastructure and enterprise in Asia, including bringing in private capital, said Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 01:00
Somkid calls for rise in EEC investments from S Korea
THAILAND has called for South Korea investors to increase their investments in Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor and other areas, while indicating its readiness to serve as a gateway for South Korea businesses in this region.
Sat, 07 Jul 2018 16:14
Conditions 'perfect' for evacuation of Thai boys in cave
Mae Sai - Conditions are "perfect" to evacuate a young football team from a flooded Thai cave in the coming days before fresh rains and a possible rise in carbon dioxide further imperil the group, the rescue mission chief said Saturday.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:33
Samsung Electronics flags 5.2% rise in Q2 profit
South Korean telecom giant Samsung Electronics on Friday flagged a 5.2 percent rise in second quarter operating profit from a year earlier, missing analyst estimates.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
Banpu Infinergy Mou signing kicks off Phuket smart city plan
Banpu Infinergy Co Ltd, a one-stop service provider of total solar energy solutions with advanced technologies and a subsidiary of Banpu Plc, a integrated energy company in Asia-Pacific, and Phuket City Development, a social enterprise in Phuket, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly implement the “Renewable Energy Development under the Phuket Smart City Plan”.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 01:00
Views on need for interest rate rise diverge at the top
FINANCE Minister Apisak Tantivorawong is in no hurry to see interest rates go up, even as the Bank of Thailand has put out signals that a rise in its policy rate may be on the way if the economy continues to grow and inflation pressures build.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 01:00
Support team races against clock to install water pumps as water levels rise in cave
A SUPPORT TEAM involved in the rescue mission to save 12 young footballers and their coach who are stranded in the flooded Tham Luang Cave in Chiang Rai province said the situation inside the cave was worsening due to the rising water levels and they were working against the clock to install water pumps.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 01:00
FAST auto show organisers see slight rise in new, used car sales
ORGANISERS of the FAST Auto Show Thailand 2018 are expecting a slight increase in sales of new and used vehicles, thanks to an improving economy.
Auto & Audio
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
Greater consumer spending fuels digital shift of City Mart
THANKS TO THE significant rise in Myanmar’s consumer spending last year, City Mart Holdings Limited (CMHL), the nation’s top retailer, has embarked on virtualising its digital infrastructure in cooperation with VMware Inc, a global enterprise software provider.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:57
Songkhla parents warned of rise in HFM disease
Parents in Songkhla have been warned of an increase in cases of hand foot and mouth disease (HFM), which poses a threat to young children, especially during the rainy season.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:00
GHB touts home loans
WITH the expected rise in global interest rate in the latter half of the year, the Government Housing Bank (GHB) has pointed out that now is the time for securing a mortgage as local interest rates have yet to move up.
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 15:22
Messi to put heat on Iceland as France target Australia
Lionel Messi's bid for World Cup redemption begins Saturday when he leads Argentina against an unfancied Iceland side intent on springing a surprise in their first appearance on football's biggest stage.
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 06:00
Govt blamed for rise in child online game addicts
THE NUMBER of children addicted to online games has risen by 100 per cent in the short span since the government decided to recognise “e-sports” last October, said a psychiatrist who spoke up yesterday to highlight the adverse impacts from the decision.
Sun, 10 Jun 2018 12:52
Academy aims to accelerate corporate culture of innovation
RISE Academy, a two-year-old corporate innovation accelerator, is aiming high and expects to contribute 1 per cent to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2020.