Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:00
Assertions against plain packaging for cigarettes far-fetched and ludicrous
Re: “Why Thailand risks getting its fingers burned in combating rise in smoking”, Opinion & Analysis, October 16.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 01:00
Opinion or tobacco industry misrepresentation?
The Nation opinion piece, “Why Thailand risks getting its fingers burned in combating rise in smoking” by economist Sinclair Davidson (October 16) suggests Thailand will get burned by adopting plain packaging.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
Why Thailand risks getting its fingers burned in combating rise in smoking
In the past 10 years, Thailand has attempted to curb smoking by enlarging the size of picture health warnings on cigarette packs repeatedly. Now, the gruesome photos cover up to 85 per cent of the packet. Yet the number of Thai smokers is increasing, figures show.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 01:00
Thailand risks losing 200,000 visitors after blasts, TAT fears
THE country could lose up to 200,000 foreign visitors and Bt10.16 billion in tourism revenue this year, the head of the Tourism Authority of Thailand said yesterday, after a series of deadly blasts in tourist towns last week.
Tue, 17 May 2016 01:00
Junta deserves no time to mull UN pleas
Thailand risks being condemned as a pariah state In terms of human-rights abuses
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:00
Thailand risks losing momentum due to lack of automation in key technical areas
Only 36 per cent of businesses in Thailand plan to automate a key operational process over the next 12 months, well below the average in Asia-Pacific, which is facing an increase in labour costs, according to Grant Thornton International.
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:35
Thailand risks losing momentum through lack of automation: Survey
Only 36 per cent of businesses in Thailand plan to automate a key operational process over the next 12 months, well below the average in the Asia Pacific which is facing an increase in labour costs, according to a survey.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:00
Repatriating Uighurs could come back to haunt us
Beijing's crackdown on the ethnic group is creating anger across the Islamic world; Thailand risks a backlash if it sends refugees back to China
Sat, 30 Jun 2012 00:00
Thai exporters could lose US
Thailand risks losing export privileges from the United States, mainly on zip-lock plastic bags, silver jewellery, rubber gloves, and air-conditioner parts because of strong export growth.
Tue, 14 Feb 2012 00:00
Thailand risks watch-list downgrade
Global task force, capital market concerned about delay in legislation