Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Progress report for Thailand 4.0: Time to turn it off and on again?
Among recent reports on Thailand’s economy, one in particular stands out.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
The next threat to truth: ‘Deep fake’ videos
The most powerful false-news weapon in history is around the corner. The media industry has only a short time to get ahead of it.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 10:23
Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma announces plans to retire at 54
Alibaba co-founder and chairman Jack Ma plans to retire from the Chinese e-commerce giant on Monday to devote his time to philanthropy focused on education, he told the New York Times in an interview.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 06:57
US senator suggests using Constitution to oust Trump
US Senator Elizabeth Warren said Thursday it is time to invoke a constitutional amendment to remove President Donald Trump if top officials believe he can no longer fulfill his duties.
Sat, 01 Sep 2018 01:00
Time to rethink prostitution ban, say experts
IT IS AN open secret that, despite being illegal, prostitution is widely practised in Thailand. That striking gulf between the law and reality illustrates the need to amend the laws and decriminalise the sex trade, panellists at a recent seminar said.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 13:04
Malaysia Islamic court postpones caning of women for lesbian sex
A Malaysian Islamic court postponed the caning Tuesday of two women convicted of lesbian sex as activists hoped it would give them time to stop the punishment being carried out.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 14:47
Fake news adds to India's flood torment
Kochi, India - Cristiano Ronaldo has not donated $11 million to the Kerala flood disaster fund and there are no cracks in a key dam, but India's fake news machine has been working overtime to fuel confusion and fear.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:09
SL chosen as garbage dump by S'pore after China, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia shut their doors – expert
One-time top government trade negotiator Gomi Senadhira Monday urged the ruling coalition to immediately halt the importing of garbage of all sorts in accordance with the Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (SL-SFTA).
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
Thais settle for silver as Asian Games organisers indulge in shady practice
Five-time Asian Championships winner Vipavee Deekaballes had to be content with the silver medal in the Asian Games downhill yesterday after being allowed severely limited time to get accustomed to the venue in Subang, Indonesia.
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 01:00
Time to turn brave words into action
Sports chiefs have high hopes at Asian Games but reality might not be so kind.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
Time to raise the ceilings in the White House
Re: “Melania praises LeBron James after president’s insult”, World, August 16.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 08:34
'No time to cry' as Mourinho braces for testing Premier League start
Jose Mourinho admitted that he may not have his ideal side at his disposal when Manchester United open their Premier League campaign on Friday.
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 01:00
The case for banning trans fats
Thailand’s decision counters a loophole in US legislation that gives American food producers time to offload stocks
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 01:00
Time to tame the Wild West of online transactions
The new business frontier overtaking the world is going to have to be risk-free
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:39
ONE CHAMPIONSHIP STAR AIDS IN RESCUE OF CHILDREN TRAPPED IN THAILAND CAVE
Twenty-two-year-old ONE Championship mixed martial arts star Pongsiri Mitsatit isn’t just one of Thailand’s most decorated athletes, he is also a member of the
Pingnakorn Rescue Chiang Mai volunteer group, where he offers his spare time to help out in situations when duty calls.