Wed, 17 Apr 2019 08:55
Better rail links ‘more critical’
CYBERJAYA: Malaysia is mulling the idea of having a high-speed rail (HSR) service from Johor Baru to Penang or even to the border with Thailand in the future.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
HK steps up trade initiatives to boost ties with Thailand
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is continuing its initiatives to strengthen the economic relations between Thailand and Hong Kong with the founding of InnoSpace Thailand, Thai Access to International Markets Competition, and SME Idol – incubating projects for SMEs that profit from The Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Development Plan.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
Rote learning and the research deficit in Thailand
Anyone interested in what has gone wrong with Thailand’s education system – and how to fix it – should check the book by renowned educationalist Professor Rattana Lao.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:00
India to deepen ties with Asean
India is expected to strengthen economic ties with Thailand and the Asean region in 2019 through joining the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and its participation in the on-going trilateral highway project.
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 01:00
Shinawatra parties rally across Thailand as crucial court ruling looms
Parties aligned with Thailand's powerful Shinawatra clan are staging major rallies this weekend ahead of a court ruling that could deal a gut punch to their prospects in national elections later this month.
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 14:30
Mastercard begins push on debit card e-commerce in Thailand
Mastercard has partnered with Thailand’s local switch company, the National Interbank Transaction Management and Exchange (ITMX), to widen e-commerce acceptance of Thai debit cards in the country.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:00
There’s treasure in Asean diversity
With Thailand in the lead role this year, the regional bloc seeks to profit from showing the world a unified tapestry of multiple cultures
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
Prayut launches ‘Asean Cultural Year’ with Thailand at helm
PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-Cha yesterday launched “Asean Cultural Year 2019” at Government House, as Thailand takes its turn chairing the 10-member regional grouping.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
Fantasy ads and grim reality
With Thailand’s outrageous per-capita road death toll each year, it is time that car manufacturers did a reality check on their television advertising.
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 01:00
Asean year begins with a blessing
With Thailand chairing Asean throughout 2019, the Culture Ministry is fostering unity among the bloc’s 10 members by bringing to Bangkok relics and statues of the Buddha from around Asia to be ritually blessed.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 19:30
MURRAY MARCHES ON AT ASIAN TOUR QUALIFYING SCHOOL
Hua Hin - Australia’s Zach Murray edged closer to another dream start in his early professional career by carding a four-under-par 67 to head into the weekend rounds in prime position together with Thailand’s Poom Pattaropong at the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage on Friday.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
Discover the beautiful city, seaside and hilltop palaces of Thailand
Images of fairy tale castles and towering palaces are not so often associated with Thailand, thus many are surprised to discover there are various palatial palaces spread throughout the kingdom.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
New partnership offers Thai SMEs access to China
INTERNATIONAL Merchandise Exchange and Exhibition (IMX), a subsidiary of top Chinese conglomerate King Wai Group (KWG), signed a letter of intent (LoI) with Thailand’s Commerce Ministry to form a strategic partnership that will give 48,000 Thai SMEs immediate access to China’s one billion consumers.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 13:06
Thai SMEs to get direct access to Chinese consumers
International Merchandise Exchange & Exhibition (IMX), on Thursday signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce on strategic cooperation that will open access for 48,000 Thai SMEs to over one billion consumers in China.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
Taiwan launches initiative to woo Thai students
WITH JUST 1,600 Thais studying in its territory, Taiwan is working hard to boost educational ties with Thailand.