Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00
Shake-up urged for bus network to improve transport integration
WITH the Skytrain network under expansion, the next step for transforming Bangkok into a smart city with so-called smart mobility is to better integrate bus services with the rail system, a senior transport planner said.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
SMART CITY, AIRCRAFT PARTS TOP FRENCH LIST
French investors are interested in smart city projects and the aircraft-parts industry, said Narit Therdsteerasukdi, deputy secretary general of the Board of Investment (BOI).
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
HCM residents to benefit from smart city project
HO CHI MINH CITY (HCM) plans to speed up a project to become a smart city by 2025 in order to better serve its residents.
After one year of implementing the smart city project, authorities have achieved initial results.
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 01:00
Trilateral pact on knowledge sharing signed in push for Smart City policy
THE Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA), the Digital Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA), and Dell Technologies yesterday signed a knowledge sharing agreement, aimed at accelerating the government’s Smart City policy.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 01:00
Asean cities to ‘GET SMART’
Thailand to lead smart-city project with Bangkok, Phuket and Chonburi featuring prominently in cross-border partnership.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 20:06
Smart city fair to open at Bitec
With smart city projects on the rise across Thailand, international security brands have converged at the 6th edition of Secutech Thailand in a bid to connect with regional buyers and project owners. Stricter fire and safety regulations enacted by the government have also led to heightened demands for fire and safety equipment, which will be a popular product category during the show.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 01:00
Central building elite store in Phuket
CENTRAL GROUP of Companies yesterday announced the launch of a new department store, Porto de Phuket, to cater to the increasing number of high-spending tourists visiting the area.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 12:10
Central plans unique department store in Phuket Smart City
The Central Group is investing more than Bt1 billion to develop a new form of department store, Porto de Phuket.
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 11:14
Ho Chi Minh City urged to study other smart cities
Ho Chi Minh City should learn from major cities in developed countries on how to become a smart city, an international conference was told on Friday.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Tech giants sign deal on vocational education
SHARP THAI Co Ltd and Foxconn Group have joined the Office of the Vocational Education Commission (OVEC)’s bandwagon for Technical and Vocational Education and Training Cooperation (TVET) to improve vocational education using technology and internships.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 17:50
Khon Kaen and Phuket click as smart city picks in Asia Pacific
IDC Thailand named Khon Kaen and Phuket cities as having the most outstanding smart-city projects in Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APeJ) for the 2018 IDC Smart City Asia Pacific Awards (SCAPA).
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”.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
Paving the way to a smart city via data and digital technology
SOUTHEAST Asia’s future is tied to the fate of its cities.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:00
Phuket signs clean-energy deal
Banpu Infinergy Company Limited, a provider of solar energy solutions with advanced technologies and a subsidiary of Banpu Plc, an integrated energy company in Asia-Pacific, and Phuket City Development, a social enterprise established by entrepreneurs, have signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly implement the “Renewable Energy Development under the Phuket Smart City Plan”.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 10:17
Joint Thai-France forum on smart city development
The National Innovation Agency (NIA) and the Business France (Trade and Commerce Department), have held a Thai-French Smart City Forum to share knowledge and experience on smart city development and to develop innovation districts.