Wed, 11 Jul 2018 01:00
Wild Boars cheered on by football elite
FACEBOOK tycoon Mark Zuckerberg yesterday became the latest global celebrity to offer moral support and encouragement to Thailand as the world toasts the success of the much-publicised operation to rescue 12 young footballers and their assistant coach from a flooded cave in Chiang Rai province.
Sat, 07 Jul 2018 01:00
Builk teams up with AddVentures in bid for Asean-wide impact
Builk, Asia’s first free online web-based application that aims to digitise the construction industry, has received funding support from AddVentures by SCG to enhance the construction supply chain in Thailand and Asean.
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 17:16
BUILK secures AddVentures by SCG funding, forms strategic partnership
BUILK ONE GROUP, developer of a construction-materials online platform for contractors, on Monday announced that it had secured funding from AddVentures by SCG, joining forces to enhance the construction supply chain in Thailand and Asean with a full range of B2B platforms under the concept of “UNITED WE BUILK”.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
Leaders’ summit to give French investments a big boost
FRENCH INVESTORS have started using Thailand as a business hub in the Mekong region and are placing high hopes on the meeting of the two leaders – Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha and French President Emmanuel Macron – in Paris later this month.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
Japan gets another taste of Thailand
Asian restaurant operator Mango Tree Worldwide has launched a new Mango Tree Cafe in Japan, bringing authentic street food from Isaan, the northeast region of Thailand, to diners in the city of Kawasaki.
Wed, 30 May 2018 01:00
COOKING UP WORLD’S KITCHEN STRATEGY
Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said he will assign the Commerce Ministry to allocate funds to rebrand Thailand as the world’s kitchen.
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:31
Paraquat: It's Dangerous but not Banned
Three worrying farm chemicals, including Paraquat, will remain in use in Thailand as the Hazardous Substance Committee voted Wednesday to restrict their use, but not ban them.
Thu, 10 May 2018 17:02
Expedia data shows tourist growth areas
Expedia Group, the world’s largest online travel company that includes Expedia.com, AirAsiaGo, Hotels.com and other online travel brands, has released its 2017 data
After the hugely successful “Amazing Thailand” campaign in 2017, TAT’s new campaign positions Thailand as a destination that offers arts and culture, beach and nature and gastronomy.
Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
Outlining the latest mobile networks developments
SINCE our last report in November 2017, Thai operators have been busy expanding the reach of their 4G networks and we have refreshed their metrics, tracking the changes made by AIS, DTAC and TrueMove's 3G and 4G performance, according to OpenSignal's inaugural state of Mobile Networks report for Thailand as of April 2018.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00
Oil greases the wheels for Russia’s push east to Thailand and Asia
WHETHER Russia wants to admit it or not, oil is increasingly seen as its biggest geopolitical tool. If that’s the case, the question then is how it will be wielded in support of its “Look East” policy in the long run.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:20
Aussie Benjamin dominates Tour of Thailand 3rd stage
Australian rider Dyball Benjamin of ST.George Continental Cycling Team won the third stage of the Tour of Thailand as Thai cyclists still conquered the “Best of ASEAN” title for the second day in a row
Mon, 02 Apr 2018 03:00
Rohingya boat marks new exodus
56 refugees land in Thailand as crisis and crowded camps prompt risky journeys.
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 01:00
Migrant workers rush to complete registration
MIGRANT WORKERS and their employers yesterday kept labour officials busy across Thailand as tens of thousands of them attempted to beat yesterday’s midnight deadline for official registration to work legally.
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:00
Academics call for ban on use of paraquat herbicide
ACADEMICS yesterday urged the government to ban the chemical paraquat in Thailand as it has been scientifically linked to sickness, food contamination and problems with child development.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 01:00
A CATALYST FOR DEVELOPMENT OF SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITIES IN THAILAND
As Thailand’s population inches closer to being an aged society, senior living communities is growing as one of the hottest topics for future developments in Thailand.