Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Tributes, debuts and political statements
Tom Ford leads the pack at New York Fashion Week as Ralph Lauren and Longchamps celebrate anniversaries and the late Kate Spade is remembered
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
CP Land, MQDC upbeat on rise in contributions
PROPERTY, ALBEIT a relatively new business of Thai conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group), contributes an average of Bt10 billion annually to the group's revenue.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 06:54
Zero tolerance: no safe level of alcohol, study says
Even an occasional glass of wine or beer increases the risk of health problems and dying, according to a major study on drinking in 195 nations that attributes 2.8 million premature deaths worldwide each year to booze.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:00
Yasukuni Shrine tributes not conducive to bettering ties
By choosing to send his customary donation to the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on the anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War II, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe proved that old habits die hard.
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:59
Former UN chief and Nobel laureate Kofi Annan dies
Former UN chief and Nobel peace laureate Kofi Annan died Saturday at the age of 80, his foundation announced, prompting a barrage of grief-stricken tributes from around the world.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 01:00
How China’s travel boom expands soft power and distributes $115 bn in hard cash
A VIBRANT economy boosts tourism, strengthens soft power - that zip file-like aphorism, when uncompressed, would unfold a fascinating story of a delicately interlinked travel ecosystem involving China and the rest of the world.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 01:00
Sculptors, artists pour their hearts into tributes for Saman
Thai and Indian artists are expressing their creativity to come up with monuments, sculptures and paintings honouring former Navy SEAL Petty Officer First Class Saman Kunan, who died during the rescue operation in the Tham Luang cave
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 01:00
An eye for design
Tributes pour in for Kate Spade, who was found dead in her New York apartment on Tuesday
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:21
'Outpouring of love' as America mourns Barbara Bush
Former president George H.W. Bush thanked fellow Americans Wednesday for their "outpouring of love" following the loss of his wife of seven decades, Barbara, saying the tributes flowing in for the one-time first lady were "lifting us all up."
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 15:06
Coke distributor eyes logistics breakthrough
Many organisations in Thailand are faced with a digital transformation that fundamentally changes operations, according to a firm that distributes Coca-Cola to the Thai market.
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 14:02
Winnie Mandela, activist ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, dies
Johannesburg - Winnie Mandela, the former wife of South African anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, died on Monday aged 81, triggering an outpouring of tributes to one of the country's defining and most divisive figures.
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:13
Are lonely hearts prone to cardiovascular disease?
Feeling lonely contributes less to the risk of cardiovascular disease than recent research suggests, scientists said Tuesday, but social isolation really does up the odds of dying after a heart attack or stroke.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:18
Chememan makes SET debut amid global ambitions
Chememan, which makes and distributes lime and lime derivative chemicals, debuted on the Stock Exchange of Thailand on Wednesday, trading as CMAN.
Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:11
Bank distributes red envelopes for Chinese New Year
To celebrate the Chinese Year of the Earth Dog, Kasikornbank (KBank) is distributing 2,000,000 ang pao (“red envelops”) to its customers.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 16:22
True Corporation attributes market growth to convergence program from Amdocs
Amdocs, a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies, on Thursday announced the successful completion of its billing transformation program in partnership with True Corporation, enabling True to reinforce its position as a leading convergence lifestyle service provider.