Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:00
Britain is no land of saints and gentlemen
I agree with Robin Grant that despite being nicknamed the land of smiles, Thailand cannot claim to be flawless as far as human rights are concerned.
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 17:00
Voting for senate candidates in Thailand
Candidates attend the final round of voting for senate seats in Bangkok on Thursday.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
Lessons Thailand can learn from Germany
UNLIKE its Thai counterpart, Germany’s Constitutional Court has rarely come under criticism and enjoys the implicit trust of the people, thanks to the faith of the citizens that their rights and liberties will be fully protected by the court, according to a German law expert.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:00
Thailand can learn from Dutch teacher-training success
Re: “Rajabhat teacher degree to be cut back to 4 years”, National, October 18.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
China shows how Thailand can solve its ‘skipped-generation’ problem
Re: “Childcare offer attracts workers in China’s tight labour market”, Opinion, September 24, “Childcare at work offers business benefits: Report”, September 27, 2017,
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Thailand can weather EM crisis
IT’S A CLASSIC emerging markets crisis: Fed raises rates causing US dollar to appreciate; emerging markets’ (EM) currencies fall and dollar-denominated debt blows up; import prices rise as currencies fall, pushing up inflation which in turn adds more pressure on the currencies.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 01:00
Set early election date or risk humiliation
Thailand cannot possibly be in the throes of political campaigning when it assumes the Asean chairmanship
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
BOT boss warns against complacency
THAILAND can draw on the lessons learnt from the 1997 Asian financial crisis to cope with any upheavals that may emerge in the global economy, Bank of Thailand (BOT) governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said.
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:24
Jag lovers can get their fix at new Phuket service centre
Jaguar and Land Rover aficionados in southern Thailand can now take care of their auto needs with the opening of a Phuket showroom and service centre.
Auto & Audio
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
Economic prospects sound – if we hold steady
Foreign investors, skittish of political unrest, need to be lured back to ensure Thailand can progress
Sun, 06 May 2018 01:00
Relishing the challenge: Milovan Rajevac says Thailand can upset the odds at the Asian Cup
Tall order for Thailand at Asian Cup.
Wed, 02 May 2018 23:00
Convenience store launch for iflix
Entertainment provider iflix launched a new offline payment method today, making iflix subscriptions available in over 2,500 convenience stores nationwide. Customers in Thailand can now purchase an iflix subscription at any Family Mart, Tesco Lotus or Tesco Lotus Express with no credit card required.
Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
Thailand can do without lese majeste statute
Somyot Pruksakasemsuk’s release after years in prison affords a chance to reflect on deeply unfair abuses of the law
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 01:00
Thailand can ignore the Rohingya crisis no longer
With no current movement on any level, the country closest to Myanmar should be taking the lead
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 17:14
Thailand losing out on talents of gay, transgender workers, report finds
Thailand can become a leader in the economic inclusion of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex (LGBTI) people, so all Thai people can share equally in the country’s opportunities and prosperity, according to a new report from the World Bank.