Tue, 25 Jun 2019 01:00
Cyberthreats ease as online crimes rise in Singapore
SINGAPORE is turning the tide in the struggle against cyberthreats as there were fewer such incidents here last year, the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) has revealed.
Sat, 22 Jun 2019 13:34
Win-Win Cooperation, rather than Unilateralism is the Right Choice
The international economy and trade is facing mounting downward pressure and uncertainties, among which, the trade war unilaterally provoked by the US Administration is the biggest source of risk, posing grave threat to prosperity and stability of the world, and Asia in particular.
Sat, 22 Jun 2019 01:00
Posting a lifeguard for idiots not worth it
Re: “Phuket’s beaches still unguarded as monsoon threatens drowning epidemic”, Have Your Say, June 21.
Sat, 22 Jun 2019 01:00
South China Sea issues go beyond China’s claims, say experts
The contentious South China Sea is not only under the threat of militarisation but also to its environment, with the potential to affect a hundred million regional fish-dependent folks, according to academics.
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 01:00
Phuket’s beaches still unguarded as monsoon threatens drowning epidemic
Two-and-a-half years ago, the International Surf Lifesaving Association (ISLA), the world’s leading lifeguard development organisation, filed a formal appeal to Prime Minister Prayut on behalf of Phuket’s lifeguards. The message from experienced local lifeguards was simple:
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:00
Progress along the winding road of customs reform
AUDITS by Thai Customs have long been a source of dread for importers. They were typically drawn-out affairs, usually with the threat of a very large assessment at the end of the process. Every point would be argued long and hard, with previously agreed issues resurrected to push towards a settlement.
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:46
EXIM introduces export credit insurance
The Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand) is ready to support Thai exporters’ in this era of global trade-on threats through export credit insurance and buyer risk assessment, it announced on Monday
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 13:46
Party threatens to pull out of coalition over environment role
The Thai Forest Conservation Party on Saturday threatened to pull out and become an opposition party if the coalition leader Phalang Pracharat does not take back the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry from the Chart Pattana Party.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:30
Woman rescued in flyover suicide bid
A woman, who apparently had a mental-health disorder, was rescued after she threatened to jump from a pedestrian bridge in front of the Criminal Court in Bangkok’s Chatuchak district on Thursday.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:00
On board the SS Planet Titanic
World Environment Day (June 5) was a good time to reflect on the existential threat of climate change.
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 01:00
Your role in breaking Thailand’s plastic habit
Simple, daily actions are key to halting a public addiction that is threatening our health and environment
Mon, 03 Jun 2019 01:00
Is America crying wolf about Huawei?
Washington’s claim that the Chinese telecom firm poses a global security
threat rings hollow – we’ve heard this one before, two presidents ago
Sat, 01 Jun 2019 16:30
Trump doubles down on Mexico tariff threat, markets rattled
President Donald Trump escalated his abrupt tariff threats against Mexico on Friday, triggering alarm about the likely economic fallout, spooking global markets and raising the prospect of US trade wars on multiple fronts.
Sat, 01 Jun 2019 16:17
North Korea swine flu outbreak puts South on edge
South Korean troops stationed along the world's last Cold War frontier have been put on high alert in the face of a new infiltration threat from the nuclear-armed North -- fever-stricken wild boar.
Sat, 01 Jun 2019 14:38
US warns China on behaviour towards its Asian neighbours
The United States warned China on Saturday against threatening its neighbours' sovereignty and said Washington was investing in new military technology in the next five years to keep Asia stable.