• Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    New day dawns for sun-powered tuk-tuks
    Hi-tech, cheap – and quiet. Thailand may have blazed the trail with its fleet of solar-powered tuk-tuks, but West Africa is catching up. The Ivorian resort of Jacqueville is betting on sun-powered three-wheelers as it looks to replace traditional but noisy and dirty bush taxis.
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Childcare offer attracts workers in China’s tight labour market
    After years of rampant growth in the manufacturing sector – which helped drive up wages and the standard of living across the country – demand for workers has been outstripping supply. Given the increasingly competitive and tight labour market, childcare is helping to give some Chinese manufacturers an edge when it comes to attracting emplo
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Buriram bag title, vow to improve
    BURIRAM UNITED coach Bozidar Bandovic vowed his side would get even stronger next season after they secured the Thai League 1 title on Saturday.
    sports
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    ANALYSIS: Red-faced junta can’t woo people with borrowed slogans
    WHILE THE two military coups that occurred in the past 12 years have tried to eliminate the so-called Thaksin regime from the Thai political landscape, the junta’s latest campaign to promote General Prayut Chan-o-cha’s administration has only brought the influential tycoon back into the political discourse.
    politics
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 18:47
    Nation planning push to build industrial internet
    Breakthroughs sought to advance digitalization in manufacturing
    Tech
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Eaton to optimise Myanmar’s power solutions
    EATON CORPORATION PLC, a multinational power management company with 2017 sales of US$20.4 billion globally, expanded into the Myanmar market last week by signing a partnership agreement with Myanmar Golden Rock International Co (MGR), according to Kidsada Santisak, the firm’s country manager for Indochina West.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Ageing population creates opportunities for aware and sensitive businesses: study
    THAILAND WILL become a full-fledged ageing society in 2021 when the number of its senior citizens is expected to reach 13.1 million or 20 per cent of the total population, the National Economic and Social Development Board or NESDB reported recently.
    Real Estate
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Luxury nursing homes offer active life to the aged
    AN ELDERLY couple recently moved from the US to stay at the Villa Meesuk Residences in Chiang Mai, a project designed for the aged, after seeing that it met the requirements of their daily lives.
    Real Estate
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    E-commerce hits shopping centres but boosts office market in Vietnam
    THE RAPID growth of online business has slowed the shopping centre real estate market; however, experts say it has also provided a boost for the office rental market.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Tauzia Hotels, Ascott team up for regional expansion
    GREEN OAK Hotel Management, the holding company of Tauzia Hotels in Indonesia, is pushing for expansion across Southeast Asia by partnering with Singapore’s Ascott Limited.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 13:30
    Huawei leads 5G standards with consistent R&D investment
    To prepare for the upcoming commercialization of the fifth-generation network early next year, Huawei has been making sizable investments in research and development for 5G technologies, with the amount reaching some $13.2 billion last year alone, according to the company.
    Tech
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 13:07
    SoftBank deleted 10.3 million emails in error
    TOKYO - SoftBank Corp. has mistakenly deleted about 10.3 million emails that were supposed to be sent to about 4.36 million users of its mobile phones, the carrier announced on Friday.
    Tech
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 11:30
    Boxing hero Somrak might avoid bankruptcy
    Boxer Somrak Khamsing, the first Thai to win an Olympic gold medal, has been given a chance to avoid bankruptcy through debt negotiation.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 01:00
    Britain fumes at 'insulting' Tusk post about PM's Brexit plan
    British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Saturday accused EU Council President Donald Tusk of "insulting the British people" by needling Prime Minister Theresa May in a viral social media post.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 01:00
    'Welcome back': Ferguson at United for first time since brain op
    Alex Ferguson made an emotional return to Manchester United on Saturday for the first time since the club's legendary former manager had emergency brain surgery.
    sports
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