Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:55
Sealed Air plans regional expansion with takeover
Sealed Air Corporation has acquired MGM’s flexible packaging business. MGM is a privately held company in Manila. The transaction is expected to close in April.
Sun, 10 Feb 2019 14:14
Raging forest fire adds to Loei’s air pollution woes
A fire that began on Saturday night continued to rage through a 500-rai forest reserve in Loei province Sunday afternoon.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Loss of wetlands could be devastating: experts
Damaging projects, ignorance of their importance a major threat to Mekong region.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
Somkid reassures investors of continuity on policies despite major events
IT WILL be business as usual for entrepreneurs and investors in Thailand despite the staging of what the government is calling three transition periods this year, said Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak, who is promising continuity in government policies.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
Saving your skin from damaging fine dust
FOR MORE THAN two weeks, the ultra-fine dust known as PM 2.5 has blanketed Bangkok and neighbouring provinces, leading to health warnings from relevant agencies including the Institute of Dermatology. In addition to being damaging to the respiratory system, these particulates can also worsen skin conditions so those with problems such as chronic eczema and atopic dermatitis would do well to listen
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 10:05
Lampang man found dead two weeks after disappearing
A man, who disappeared on January 12 while foraging and hunting with friends, has been found dead in a forest in Lampang’s Muang district with shotgun wounds to his neck and chest.
Sun, 27 Jan 2019 16:52
Furniture shop gutted by fire in Phuket
A fire broke out at a furniture-making shop in Phuket province Sunday, burning down the whole facility and damaging three nearby shop-houses.
Sat, 26 Jan 2019 01:00
Where care counts more than money
Thailand redesigns its healthcare programmes to meet the ever-increasing demands of medical tourists
Sat, 26 Jan 2019 01:00
Path to top set EARLY
PATAMA Chantaruck’s rise up the corporate ladder owes much to her hard work and enthusiasm. But the attributes that Patama harnessed to become the managing director of IBM Thailand go only so far in explaining her success. “I am where I am today because of the wholehearted support that I have received from my parents,” Patama says.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 11:38
SPrime IPO a success, 7% yield expected in first year
S REIT Management managing director Ketkorn Kematorn said on Wednesday that Singha Estate’s S Prime Growth Leasehold Real Estate Investment Trust (SPrime) had issued an IPO on January 23 that drew a great response from institutional and individual investors.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
LPN prepares for rough year ahead
LISTED PROPERTY firm LPN Development Plc plans to issue debentures worth Bt4 billion to manage its financial costs as interests rise, the company’s chief executive officer and managing director, Opas Sripayak, said recently.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:09
Two Russian fighter jets collide over Sea of Japan
Two Russian Su-34 fighter jets collided on Friday over the Sea of Japan during a training flight, with both crews managing to eject, the defence ministry said.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:46
LPN aims to launch 16 residential projects this year
Listed property firm LPN Development Plc has set aside an investment budget of Bt4 billion to purchase land to develop 16 residential projects this year, the company’s chief executive officer and managing director Opas Sripayak, told a press conference on Friday.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
Tech boom to bring in a new era in Myanmar
THOUGH DIGITAL literacy is still low in Myanmar, people’s eagerness to try new things and their ability to easily adapt to a new environment could generate a technology boom in the country by encouraging young entrepreneurs to establish tech-based companies, say tech experts.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
Prayut must kick out two officials damaging Thailand
Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan has to understand that he must go now – or be kicked out!