Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:00:00
The future of China, a reflectionThe future of China, a reflection
Anyone searching for a blueprint of Chinese development in the next five years should look no further than the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 15:50:17
Prayut poses six new questions to Thais
Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday came up with another set of questions to ask people regarding the future of politics as well as the need to have a new political party.
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Seoul must stop using comfort women issue as anti-Japan tool
The activities of an international institution have been unilaterally used as anti-Japan propaganda. Such a situation should not be allowed in the future, too.
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 01:00:00
The future of work might not be so bleak for humans
The flexibility of the human brain makes them better suited to deal with some problems but education will become crucial as routine tasks become mechanised
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 10:51:16
Technology as a silver bullet to mitigate upstream economics
In an increasingly complex world of finite hydrocarbons, traditional rules no longer apply. Energy giants, such as Shell and BP, are seeing continuous albeit slowing demand for this prized commodity. This means that in the future, producers need to still produce at close to current market prices.
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:15:00
A look at Japanese literature
The Japan Foundation Bangkok and JLIT publishing are holding a talk on the topic “The Journey of Thai-translated Japanese novels – growth from the past, next step for the future” as part of Book Expo 2017 on Sunday (October 22) in meeting room 3 of the Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre.
movie & TV
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 01:00:00
How strongmen captured democracy
A new group of leaders has risen on the international stage, and the future of geopolitics is changing hands
Mon, 09 Oct 2017 15:00:38
Tastes for the future
Two of Thailand’s most talented young chefs, Jim Ophorst and Ployumporn Ar-Yucharoen, are preparing for the rapidly approaching Southeast Asia Regional Final cook-off contest, part of S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018, that will be held in Singapore on October 23. They are among the 10 semi-finalists in the Southeast Asia region.
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 13:00:57
Dressing for the future
Japanese brand Uniqlo has launched its third Uniqlo U collection created by the design team at the Uniqlo Paris R&D Centre under the supervision of artistic director Christophe Lemaire.
Wed, 04 Oct 2017 23:19:35
Can AI replace English education?
Considerable advances have been made in machine translation (see below) that utilizes artificial intelligence, to the point that it now, in some fields, provides the average English skill level of a university graduate. How much might machines be able to achieve in the future? For what purpose, and to what extent, should the Japanese develop their English skills? We asked an American translator wh
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Feeding the future through embracing disruption
Who will be the farmers? Indonesia’s President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo recently inquired about the lack of interest from young graduates of the Bogor Institute of Agriculture (IPB) in taking up farming, when addressing their anniversary event.
Thu, 28 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Verdict enables junta to tighten its hold on power
THE COURT verdict yesterday in former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s case highlighted the future of the country’s politics, with the junta now able to tighten its grip on the country after years of setbacks.
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 01:00:00
PTTEP event illuminates path to the future
PTT Exploration and Production recently hosted Knowledge Management Week at Centara Grand at Central Plaza Lat Phrao.
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:50:02
Encouraging news of the future
As a Bangkok-based youth environmentalist and ambassador for the UN International Day of Peace, I would like to share encouraging news of the compassion and activism of youth in Thailand.
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:28:24
Facing the future with equanimity
President of Chulalongkorn University Prof Dr Bundhit Eua-arporn, Apirut Vanchaam, the pioneer of the “Beacon Interface” project, and Tanin Timtong, creator of an innovative education system are among the 14 speakers taking part in the third inspirational talk “TEDxChulalongkornU” on the theme “Strive Forward: The World is Changing, Are You?”