Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Strategies to reverse ageing
Thailand has a higher percentage of elderly people than any other developing nation on earth. In just two years, Thai seniors will number 11.23 million, or 20 per cent of the population. By the year 2040, 17 million Thais (more than 25 per cent) will be over 65. As a rapidly ageing society, Thailand faces several serious challenges.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 11:48
AIA Thailand launches new health campaign
AIA Thailand has launched a new commercial campaign named ‘Healthy Is Calling’ which features actor Prin Suparat as its ambassador.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 17:00
Thailand wins ice sculpture contest again
Thailand has again won the grand prize at the 46th International Snow Sculpture contest in Sapporo, Japan, this time with an ice sculpture depicting Siamese fighting fish.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 13:35
Shell Thailand drives ‘More and Cleaner Energy’ strategy
Shell Thailand has affirmed its commitment to “More and Cleaner Energy” through partnerships with all sectors, the company said in a press release on Thursday.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 15:01
Superrich exchange moves to new Emporium location
Superrich Thailand has moved and improved its Emporium branch with a new look as it seeks to offer a better experience for customers.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
Poisonous air reveals rot at heart of government
It has been well known for many years that Thailand has a pollution problem. The nation is one of the highest users of poisonous agricultural chemicals.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 06:00
Thailand ratifies ILO convention on workers in fishing industry
THAILAND HAS ratified ILO’s Work in Fishing Convention and promises to amend existing laws within a year so they are in line with regulations on protecting workers on board fishing vessels.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 19:10
Court dismisses case against suspected wildlife trafficker
A SUSPECTED wildlife trafficking kingpin accused of smuggling US$1 million (Bt31 million) worth of rhino horns to Thailand has had the case against him dismissed, in a surprise court verdict slammed by conservationists.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 10:26
Thailand named in top 10 places in the world to retire
Thailand has again been named in the top 10 retirement destinations in the world and No 2 in Asia.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
New tax regime for corporations
THAILAND has replaced three tax-incentive regimes with one, in response to a report that found the previous approach was creating harmful tax incentives.
Sat, 26 Jan 2019 01:00
In year of khon, shall we dance?
Now that Thailand has the rest of Southeast Asia’s attention, it’s preparing to show off
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
Survey finds Thailand strong for M&A investment
MERGER and acquisition activity in Thailand has risen consistently over recent years.
Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
GOING TO THE POLLS
Since becoming a constitutional monarchy in 1932, Thailand has seen 27 general elections. The first one took place in November 1933. The latest was held in February 2014, although it was later declared unconstitutional by the court.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 20:34
BMW marks seventh year of vocational training
BMW Group Thailand has marked the seventh year of its BMW Service Apprentice Programme with a certificate presentation ceremony for 13 vocational students from Kanchanapisek Mahanakorn Technical College, Bangkaewfa Industrial and Community Education College and Chumphae Technical College.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:21
HSBC, 2C2P optimise payment collection for corporations
HSBC in Thailand has partnered with 2C2P (Thailand), a payment services provider, to offer an omni-channel collections service for its corporate clients.