Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
What the interest rate hike will mean
Given economic advances and global uncertainty, the Bank of Thailand is poised to nudge the figure up
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
Smart projects to drive up IoT adoption
THE ADOPTION of the Internet of Things (IoT) service and devices in Thailand is expected to be ramped up in next few years, mainly driven by projects such as smart cities and smart home, Advanced Info Service (AIS)’s head of Nationwide Operations & Support Department Wasit Wattanasap has said.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 18:18
Thailand is one point away from Davis Cup defeat
Thailand’s chance to get a promotion to Group I looks uncertain after they trailed Lebanon 0-2 in the Davis Cup Zone Asia/Oceania Qualifying Group II final round at the Lawn Tennis Association of Thailand on Saturday.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Weathering the cost of climate change mitigation challenge
Thailand is getting more serious with the new climate mitigation obligation under the UN framework.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
UN raises concerns about Thailand’s attitude toward human rights activists
Thailand is among 38 countries named by the United Nations for having an alarming and shameful attitude towards human rights defenders.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Storms bring portents of heavy rains next week
THAILAND is bracing for a series of heavy rains brought by two approaching storms during the next seven days, while people living downstream of dams asked for thoughtful water management to minimise impacts from water discharge.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Algorithms could power us to Thailand 4.0 – and dictatorship
While Thailand is still working on getting the “4.0” digital economy in motion, developed countries are already booting up their “5.0” era.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 01:00
Heading towards an ageing society
Thailand is set to become a full-fledged ageing society in fewer than 20 years, when elderly citizens (age 65 and over) will exceed 20 per cent of the total population.
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 06:54
Thai golfers invited to World Cup – but there’s a catch
Thailand is one of six Asian countries to have qualified for the Melbourne World Cup of Golf in November.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:00
Digital ads tipped to rake in Bt15 bn for 21% lift this year
SPENDING on digital advertising in Thailand is expected to exceed Bt15 billion this year, marking growth of 21 per cent from last year.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 01:00
TAX REVENUE TO RISE
Thailand is expected to earn at least Bt1.6-Bt2.5 billion in income tax revenue annually after the Cabinet approved the Ministry of Finance’s proposed imposition of a 15 per cent withholding tax on fixed income funds at its meeting yesterday.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 17:41
Srisaket faces off Diaz at One: Kingdom of Heroes
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai of Thailand is to defend his WBC Super Flyweight belt against Iran Diaz of Mexico in the ONE: KINGDOM OF HEROES Open at the Impact Arena on October 6 in Bangkok.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 14:18
Thailand is among Top 3 destinations for disconnecting from work
Nobody in their right mind likes to stay connected to work during their holidays. But however sane we may be, disconnecting is increasingly difficult in 2018, when wireless network technology is about to enter 5G levels.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 19:42
AIA Thailand launches ‘AIA FA’ online ad targeting new-gen financial workforces
AIA Thailand is reinforcing the success of its “Year of Recruiting AIA FA”, focusing on recruiting new-generation people willing to be full-time agents to join the AIA Financial Adviser (FA) programme through its new online commercial targeting financial workforces.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 01:00
Driver’s licence just a scrap of paper in Thailand
Once more a government in Thailand is trying to implement harsh punishment on “illegal” drivers to compensate for all the years of allowing untrained, undisciplined and reckless drivers onto the public highways. I hate to have to tell the officials, but a licence in this country doesn’t make for a better driver.