Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:05
Police investigate tent-garage fire in Satun
A fire broke out in a tent-garage in the border province of Satun late on Monday night, damaging three vehicles, and garnering police attention.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:00
Aimspire plays bridge role in corporates’ digital shift via tech startups
Tech startups have emerged as a new source of innovation for established enterprises in Thailand when the latters search for new business models and products, according to Orapim Luangon, managing partner of Aimspire Co Ltd.
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:00
Assertions against plain packaging for cigarettes far-fetched and ludicrous
Re: “Why Thailand risks getting its fingers burned in combating rise in smoking”, Opinion & Analysis, October 16.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 01:00
Opinion or tobacco industry misrepresentation?
The Nation opinion piece, “Why Thailand risks getting its fingers burned in combating rise in smoking” by economist Sinclair Davidson (October 16) suggests Thailand will get burned by adopting plain packaging.
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
New herbicide set for entry to Thai farms
CORTEVA Agriscience is planning to introduce its new herbicide “Rinskor” to Thai farmers, Farra Siregar, Asean managing director for the company said yesterday at the 5th International Rice Congress in Singapore.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
Managing legal and tax challenges to unleash corporate growth
THE PWC Thailand Symposium 2018 will be held on October 18-19 at the Centara Grand at Central World, Bangkok. It combines the Financial Reporting Update for accountants and Maximise Shareholder Value (MSV) for tax and legal specialists.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:00
The case of the Chon Buri ‘cat burglar’
An elderly Chon Buri couple expecting to find a cat noisily rummaging above their ceiling on Sunday night were instead astonished to find a burglar staring back at them from the dark.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 13:01
Elephants likely killed man in Kanchanaburi sanctuary
A wild elephant apparently killed a man foraging for food in Kanchanaburi’s Sri Sawat district on Sunday night.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 01:00
Alcohol still key as Bhirombhakdi family firm grows in new sectors
Singha Corporation is a subsidiary of Boon Rawd Brewery, with the major stake held by the Bhirombhakdi family. The family oversees management of all of Boon Rawd’s subsidiaries covering five sectors – beer and alcohol products, food and beverage, packaging, property and a mix of others business including music and retail.
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 01:00
Asia News Network calls for the immediate release of the three Eleven Media editors
We, the members of the Asia News Network, express solidarity with our arrested colleagues from Eleven Media Group, Managing Editor Nari Min, Editor in Chief Kyaw Zaw Linn, and Chief Reporter Phyo Wai Win and condemn their arrest under provisions of the law that allow no bail.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 01:00
Brands ‘should be on the hook’ for their plastic waste
BUSINESSES are being urged to take responsibility for their plastic packaging, after a major study found trash from major brands, including Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestle, had littered beaches across the globe.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 15:21
Storm hammers Pathum Thani
A storm hammered Tambon Khlong Si of Pathum Thani's Khlong Luang district on Wednesday night, damaging the roofs on 20 homes, Moo 2 village headman Sudjai Thiamson said on Thursday morning.
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:00
The real reason America has declared war on China
By embracing Peter Navarro’s xenophobic “Death by China” hysteria and staging Vice President Pence’s articulated “Death to China” speech last week, the Trump administration has officially labelled China as America’s new public enemy and lifted the curtain on a new cold war.
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:02
Bayer and CP Foods share insights on animal welfare
Bayer Thai Co Ltd executives Jim Kennelly (right), managing and Chief Financial Officer and Guido Grassi (left), country head of animal health for Thailand jointly present a souvenir to Dr Payungsak Somyanontanakul, DVM, vice president and animal welfare expert of Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Co Ltd (CPF).
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 18:42
Makeup just for little girls
Pornthip Tansiritanes, managing director of Good for Kids, has imported the cosmetics brand Puttisu from South Korea – made for little girls and for pregnant women with sensitive skin.