Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
Initiative to create high-end textiles from plastic waste
A THAI company has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a petrochemical refiner to develop textile products using plastic waste, at a time when all eyes are on the harm plastics are doing to the planet. Saha Pathana Inter-Holding Plc (SPI) and PTT Global Chemical PLC (GC) aim to bring Thai textile products up to international standards, a media release said on Tuesday.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Thai court rejects lawsuit against company of Leicester City owner
Bangkok - A Thai court Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit accusing duty-free giant King Power, the firm that owns Leicester City Football Club, of owing the state more than $430 million in unpaid revenues.
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, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
CP Land, MQDC upbeat on rise in contributions
PROPERTY, ALBEIT a relatively new business of Thai conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group), contributes an average of Bt10 billion annually to the group's revenue.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 11:19
Cambodian land dispute hits Thai court
A Thai civil court has accepted a class action suit filed by Cambodian land victims from Oddar Meanchey province against sugar producer Mitr Phol.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 19:00
Phuket bike share axed
The Ofo Thai Company has officially announced the cancellation of its bike project to Phuket City Development (PKCD).
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:00
Thai works goes on show in Germany
Thai contemporary art is all set to make a splash in Germany with the opening today of the exhibition “Absurdity in Paradise” at the Museum Fridericianum in Kassel.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
Koh Tao rape claim news to Thai cops
A BRITISH teenager who told police in her homeland she’d been raped on Koh Tao in June filed no such complaint with authorities here, Pol Colonel Krissana Pattanacharoen, a deputy spokesman for the Royal Thai Police, said yesterday.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 01:00
Myanmar opening its doors wider
REVISED investment laws in Myanmar have been welcomed as offering greater opportunities for Thai companies of all sizes to move into wholesale and retail businesses across the border.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:59
Thai cops send two back over Battambang murder
Thai police on Friday repatriated two Cambodians wanted for shooting a man dead in Battambang province’s Banon district before fleeing the country.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:00
Researcher pushes for revamp of pay system at Thai courts
THAI JUDGES are over-paid while court fees stay relatively low by global standard, said TDRI researchers who propose that the Court of Justice should revamp judges’ salaries and court fee to reflect the real costs of litigation and boost judicial efficiency.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
Thai SMEs woo Indian palate in Mumbai
Thai small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are aiming to enter the food market in Mumbai where the middle-income segment is growing fast along with the fast-rising Indian economy. But pricing of products is proving the most challenging.
Sat, 04 Aug 2018 14:45
Boxing and food feature at Thai Festival opening in Mumbai
Muay Thai boxing and Thai foods kicked off the two-day Thai Festival 2018 on Saturday in India’s high-energy entrepreneurial city.
The Royal Thai Consulate-General launched the festival at the Phoenix Market City Mall in the city’s centre.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 08:48
Laos, Thailand bolster plans for food, drug quality control
Laos' Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Public Health of Thailand yesterday convened the 3rd Meeting of Lao-Thai Cooperation on Food and Drug Control.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
Don’t let Thai junta chief chair Asean next year
Next year, Thailand will get its turn to chair the 10-member Asean. Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is scheduled to hand over his chairmanship to Thai counterpart Prayut Chan-o-cha in November. It will be a major political boost for the general.