Fri, 25 May 2018 17:22:12
Fitch issues AA rating
Fitch Ratings Thailand has assigned Bangkok Commercial Asset Management Public Company Limited's (BAM; AA-(tha)/Negative) senior unsecured notes of up to Bt8 billion a rating of 'AA-(tha)'.
Wed, 23 May 2018 10:25:58
HP ‘rescues’ homework with Disney themes
HP Thailand has announced “HP Homework Rescue”, a campaign that challenges kids to conquer their homework with HP DeskJet Ink Advantage.
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:00
Line Today bets on hub role
LINE Thailand has set out its ambitions for the Line Today platform as a hub for publishers to post news and other content from their own platforms and reach a projected 42 million users in the future.
Fri, 18 May 2018 17:26:16
Fitch gives Thailand triple-A rating
Fitch Ratings in Thailand has affirmed the "AAAmmf(tha)" National Scale Money Market Fund Ratings on TMB Money Fund (TMBMF) and TMB Treasury Money Fund (TMBTM). TMB Asset Management Company Limited manages the two money-market funds.
Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00:00
Six arrested, 500 websites blocked in child porn crackdown
THAILAND HAS stepped up its crackdown on online child pornography, leading to the recent arrest of six suspects and the blocking of more than 500 websites.
Thu, 10 May 2018 11:36:21
Grab to launch in Hua Hin on May 17
Grab Thailand has announced plans to launch its ride hailing and food delivery services in Hua Hin on May 17.
Thu, 10 May 2018 02:00:00
Most Thai varsities downgraded in new educational listings
THAILAND HAS MORE reasons to worry than to rejoice over the Times Higher Education’s just-released rankings for higher-education institutes in emerging economies.
Wed, 09 May 2018 14:19:39
EXIM Thailand names new chief in corporate business
The Export-Import Bank of Thailand has appointed Moree Preechasammakul as first vice president in charge of its Corporate Business 5 Department to oversee financial services provided to large corporate customers and to entrepreneurs engaged in export and investment, both domestically and overseas.
Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00:00
Myanmar refugees returning from Thailand but Rakhine still out of bounds: UN Refugee Agency
THAILAND has repatriated nearly 100 mostly Karen and Karenni refugees to Myanmar from border camps in Tak and Mae Hong Son provinces, where they had fled conflict between the Myanmar military and armed ethnic groups over the past three decades.
Mon, 07 May 2018 01:00:00
Thailand a future hub for auto software
THAILAND has a lot of potential to become a hub of automotive software development in the Asia Pacific region, Koichi Okoshi, president and chief executive officer of Toyota Tsusho Nexty Electronics (Thailand) Co Ltd (NETH) said.
Thu, 03 May 2018 01:00:00
Siriraj gives ailing man new lease of life with triple organ transplant
THAILAND has become the first country in Asia to successfully perform a combined heart-liver-kidney transplant.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Thailand has what it takes for startup success, says venture fund head
DUE TO THE REGION’S abundance of affordable resources, supportive governments and strong market demand, Southeast Asia has much potential as a testing ground for startups aiming to go global, said Peng T Ong, managing partner at Monk’s Hill Ventures. Conditions are ripe in the region for startups to maximise their growth potential, he added.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:42:51
Thailand commits to ‘long-term partnership’ with Alibaba
Thailand has entered into a strategic partnership with Alibaba to drive the development of Thailand’s digital economy and the Eastern Economic Corridor under the Thailand 4.0 policy.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:25:00
Chiang Mai gets a little book of secrets – and in English too
The Tourism Authority of Thailand has just released its “Little Chiang Mai” guidebook in English, bringing together the city’s independent bookshops, secret restaurants and museums, as well as the province’s stunning bicycle and running routes in a set of five bona fide designer pocketbooks for readers to use or collect.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:05:00
Satun Geopark earns UN recognition
Satun Geopark in southern Thailand has become the country’s first Unesco Global Geopark.