Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:00
Weak education holds back Thailand in worldwide human-capital index
Thailand has performed better than the average for its income group in the new World Bank Human Capital Index.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 15:27
Thai authorities raid Aid Alliance Committee refugee home in Mahachai
Thai authorities unexpectedly raided the refugee home of Aid Alliance Committee (AAC), an organization helping Myanmar migrant workers in Thailand in Samut Sakhon province and cut water and electricity supply from the building, making over 100 migrant workers life difficult.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 01:00
SET chief allays fears as stocks plummet
THAI BOURSE ‘LESS AFFECTED THAN OTHER MARKETS IN ASIA’ AFTER WALL STREET PLUNGE
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
Familiarity breeds confidence for Thitpong
SuperBike 1000cc national champion Thitipong Warokorn will try to make the most of his knowledge of the Chang International Circuit when he represents Thailand in Moto2 at the PTT Thailand Grand Prix in Buriram this weekend.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 01:00
Thailand eyes 20% rise in exports to Asean after robust 8-month growth
THAILAND intends to increase exports to Asean markets by 20 per cent this year, Commerce Minister Sontirat Sontijirawong said yesterday.
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 06:40
Naver, Kakao and KT vie to launch cryptocurrencies
Naver's Line messenger, which is strong in Thailand and Indonesia; Korean messenger giant Kakao and mobile carrier KT vie to launch cryptocurrencies
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
Innovation agency plans major push for startups
THE NATIONAL Innovation Agency aims to transform Thailand into what it calls the Startup Global Platform of Asia within the next three years. The agency expects Thailand to have at least 1,000 startups and more than 5,000 high-tech experts.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 15:26
Indonesia could learn from Thailand in developing tourist industry, minister says
Tourism Minister Arief Yahya has said that Indonesia needs to improve three key aspects of Indonesian tourism, and it could do so by learning from its Southeast Asian neighbor.
Thu, 27 Sep 2018 01:00
Panel proposed to tackle gripes of foreign investors
THE GOVERNMENT is expected to set up an ad-hoc committee next month that will be tasked with solving problems related to foreign investments in Thailand in an effort to attract more funds, especially for the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:45
France in augmented reality
TK park joins with French Embassy in Thailand in organising the travelling art exhibition “France eMotion – The Animated Journey”, which celebrates new technologies, the work of four young international photographers, and cultural sites throughout France.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Hitachi targets Lumada Centre as Asean hub
HITACHI HAS invested more than Bt50 million to set up the Lumada Centre at Amata City industrial estate in Chon Buri province to support customers in the Southeast Asia region. The firm expects to generate Bt60 billion revenue in Thailand in fiscal year 2018 and achieve Bt90 billion by fiscal year 2021.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 01:00
Atsada scores all goals in two opening games of Toyota tourney
Atsada Homhual from Phuket produced a one-man show to score all six goals for Thailand in the two opening games against Japanese teams in the Toyota International Junior Cup at the soaked Toyota Sports Centre on Saturday.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:48
ClassPass Shakes Up Fitness Scene in Bangkok
Fitness enthusiasts in Bangkok will soon enjoy a whole new world of flexibility and convenience as ClassPass, the leading membership to the world's largest fitness network, is expanding to Thailand in October 2018 after launching in Singapore and announcing plans to enter Hong Kong, according to its press statement.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 09:54
Malaysia's former national cyclist Josiah stunned he’s branded a traitor on social media
FORMER national cyclist Josiah Ng was startled to be branded a traitor on social media after his charge Jai Angsuthasawit delivered an unexpected Asian Games gold medal in track cycling for Thailand in the men’s keirin. Josiah is a retired Malaysian professional track cyclist.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
Lacklustre Thailand in a sporting twilight zone
Asian Games underline the need for long-term vision