Mon, 15 Apr 2019 10:34
New approach urged to protect the elderly
Foundation seeks a system of protection for the country’s 11 million seniors.
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: The workforce’s grey engine
The government’s efforts to keep more seniors on the job are bound to pay dividends for our ageing society
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
Right from the HEART
Specialists from across the board in Singapore discuss the challenges of cardiovascular diseases and its prevention in an increasingly ageing population
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 11:15
Demands for healthcare workforce will increase, says KPMG chief
KPMG Global Chairman for Healthcare Dr. Mark Britnell has warned that a shortfall of 18 million health workers by 2030 will have a devastating impact on the world’s healthcare sector.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:04
Community aims to prepare Thais for ageing
Jin Wellbeing County, which describes itself as Thailand’s first residential district built for post-retirement life on 140 rai on Phahonyothin Road, has revealed tips for a healthy diet that will inject life into ageing bodies and make them ‘Glow As Jin.’
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:13
GSB reports progress on policy to support the least advantaged
The Government Savings Bank or GSB on Monday gave an update on aspects of its 20-year business strategy, which aims to create jobs for lower-income people, improve the quality of life for ageing citizens and support small and medium-sized enterprises and start-ups.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00
‘Green, ageing and innovative’ leads the way
Facing changing values and an ageing population, property developers are spending more on innovations and design that meets customer demands
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Strategies to reverse ageing
Thailand has a higher percentage of elderly people than any other developing nation on earth. In just two years, Thai seniors will number 11.23 million, or 20 per cent of the population. By the year 2040, 17 million Thais (more than 25 per cent) will be over 65. As a rapidly ageing society, Thailand faces several serious challenges.
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 01:00
Beating behavioural ageing
French skincare brand Sisley ups its fight against wrinkles
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
THAILAND INVITED TO GROUP OF 20 SUMMIT
REpresentatives from Thailand will join in discussions at the Group of 20 Summit on quality infrastructure, international public health, weather changes, digital economy, expansion of ageing society and Society 5.0 in Osaka, Japan on June 28-29 this year.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 15:19
THG invests in health care
To further establish a foothold in the health care market, Thonburi Healthcare Group (THG) has launched Thonburi Bamrungmuang Hospital, a Bt4-billion investment that it said will become a specialised health care centre with a six-star standard of personalised care, equipped with a team of experienced specialists and a comprehensive array of medical technology.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
Group calls for govt pension for all senior citizens
THAILAND needs to provide a pension to all its senior citizens to mitigate the impacts of two major problems – an ageing society and economic disparity – welfare campaigners urged.
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 03:00
Proactive measures needed to cope with ageing society
THAILAND’S labour market will stagger under the weight of its growing elderly population if it does not come up with practical solutions soon.
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 01:00
Redesigning work for our ageing workforce
TODAY’S fastest-growing workforce segment is taking organisations by storm – demanding flexibility, equal opportunity and better access to training and development. And no, we are not talking about millennials.
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:00
Thai Union targets older consumers
THAI UNION Group Pls (TU) will adjust its 2025 plan to cope with an ageing society under a plan to focus on producing functional foods that promote optimal health.