Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00:00
UK democracy under attack on multiple fronts
Nigel Pike’s letter illustrates that Thailand is not a democracy. A democracy is of the people, for the people, by the people. It is about the people and the rule of law.
Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00:00
Digital content industry on track for Bt26 bn mark
THE digital content industry in Thailand is forecast to reach Bt26 billion by the end of this year, supported by the efforts of the Digital Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA), which is fostering partnerships between the public and private sectors.
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:00
Peace means readiness for war
Re: “Thailand is well armed – but against whom or what, precisely?”, Have Your Say, May 22.
Tue, 22 May 2018 01:00:00
Thailand is well armed – but against whom or what, precisely?
Re: “A litany of broken promises”, News, May 21.
Mon, 21 May 2018 01:00:00
Moves on to create a Research and Higher Education Ministry
THAILAND is planning to create a new Research and Higher Education Ministry by merging the current Science and Technology Ministry with the Office of Higher Education Commission so as to better manage human and other resources to achieve the objectives of the “Thailand 4.0” initiative.
Thu, 17 May 2018 01:30:00
World Bank report urges Thailand to revisit migrant worker policies to pursue 4.0 growth strategy
THAILAND is home to more than 55 per cent of the region’s migrant workers but if the country could back it up with proper policies, it could contribute to economic growth under the much-talked-about Thailand 4.0 strategy, according to a World Bank report.
Tue, 15 May 2018 01:00:00
Pfizer looks to deployment of vaccines amid stretched state health services
PFIZER THAILAND is working with public health officials to find ways to deploy new vaccines to prevent chronic illnesses amid serious shortfalls in state funding resulting from an ageing society and increased obesity among young people.
Thu, 10 May 2018 12:01:40
AIA launches healthiest workplace survey
AIA Thailand is marking its 80th anniversary by launching “Thailand’s Healthiest Workplace by AIA Vitality”, a science-backed workplace survey that aims to encourage organisations to be better aware of their employees’ health and wellbeing while helping them promote a healthier and more productive workplace.
Thu, 10 May 2018 01:00:00
EU looking to return to FTA talks under elected Thai government
THE European Union delegation to Thailand is optimistic of making a breakthrough in free trade talks with Thailand within four years, under the elected future government.
Thu, 10 May 2018 01:00:00
Draft guidelines for police to tackle human trafficking ready
THAILAND is in the process of preparing the country’s first official guidelines for police to handle human-trafficking cases.
Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00:00
Thailand among most ‘Muslim-friendly’
THAILAND is ranked second among Non-OIC markets as “the most Muslim-friendly travel destination”, the Mastercard-Crescent Rating Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) 2018 reported yesterday.
Mon, 07 May 2018 03:56:29
Customers have gone digital, now on firms to catch up
Thailand is a global leader in data consumption. So why aren’t services here more digital?
Sat, 05 May 2018 01:00:00
Thailand puts on best face as prime Asean centre for beauty pageants
THAILAND is increasingly becoming the prime centre for the staging of international beauty contests in Asean, a trend that a key industry player says is in line with the government’s Thailand 4.0 model to promote the tourism sector and related businesses.
Sun, 29 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Scams old and dear
Matt Carrell proves, hilariously, that the one playing nightly in every bar in Thailand isn’t necessarily the best
Fri, 27 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Thailand looking good on the beauty front
THAILAND is increasingly building up its standing as a manufacturing and export base for beauty products in the Asean region, thanks to an abundance of raw materials, the country’s strategic location, professional expertise and high standards, an industry figure says.