Tue, 21 May 2019 01:00
Facial recognition used to identify giant pandas
HAVING TROUBLE telling one giant panda from another?
Sat, 27 Apr 2019 01:00
Neutering will help control the strays problem
Re: “Dog-breeding not the root of the strays problem”, Have Your Say, April 25
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 01:00
Dog-breeding not the root of the strays problem
Re: “The solution to Thailand’s dog problem: stop buying them”, Have Your Say, April 23.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
Malaysia plants hope for palm oil’s future
Test tubes holding plants line shelves in a Malaysian laboratory, the heart of a breeding programme for dwarf palm oil trees which scientists hope will cut costs and limit the environmental damage caused by the controversial industry.
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:00
Taking the road LESS TRAVELLED
NAPIRA Techacharn is that rare breed of person who has channelled a lifestyle passion into a niche business opportunity. In her case, a love of travel became the springboard for the creation of a travel agency that offers customised holiday planning for everyone from the well-heeled set down to ordinary families and backpackers.
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
Fight political corruption where it breeds – within parties
The “wristwatch saga” has aroused a new powerful spirit in Thai politics to fight corruption.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:55
Inquiry launched after rescue of ailing dogs
DOZENS OF sick dogs were this week rescued from a breeding farm in Chiang Rai's Mae Sai district that allegedly kept them in poor living conditions and have been moved to Chiang Mai for medical treatment, Save The Elephants Foundation president Saengduan Chailert said on Thursday.
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 21:30
SPECIAL REPORT: Zooming in to save the goral from extinction
As the winter morning mist shrouds the valleys below, only those who are lucky enough, or patient enough, would be rewarded with a stunning scene of a unique wild animal slowly emerging out of the mist and stand still on a narrow part of the rock before disappearing.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
Breeders are root cause of Thailand’s stray animal problem
Re: “The pet project of PETA and pets”, Letters, The Nation Weekend, November 24-25.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 17:51
Corteva Agriscience and IRRI announce rice tech partnership
Corteva Agriscience – the agriculture division of US giant DowDuPont – and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) on Monday announced a multi-year framework agreement on collaborative rice research, deployment of new breeding technologies and the development of breeding programmes.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: A refuge for impounded wildlife
YOUNG TEAMS TEND SMUGGLED ANIMALS, AS THEY AWAIT THE POSSIBILITY OF A RETURN TO THE WILD WHERE THEY TRULY BELONG
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
Familiarity breeds confidence for Thitpong
SuperBike 1000cc national champion Thitipong Warokorn will try to make the most of his knowledge of the Chang International Circuit when he represents Thailand in Moto2 at the PTT Thailand Grand Prix in Buriram this weekend.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 01:00
Old-style leftists have become a rare breed in Thailand
Haters and fans of Somsak Jeamteerasakul can at least agree on one thing: a raw leftist like him is hard to come by these days. In a world where billionaires can be “champions of the poor” and activists fighting “the elite” attend glitzy parties flowing with champagne and whisky, the line between ideologies has been crossed back and forth so many times that it is practically invisible.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:56
Thailand, Myanmar sign MoU on financial assistance to prawn breeding farm in Rakhine
The officials from Thailand and Myanmar signed MoU on financial assistance of a 34-million-baht to be spent on prawn breeding farm in Yaychanpyin, Rakhine State at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Nay Pyi Taw on Tuesday.
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 01:00
How train carriages and navy ships became new homes and breeding nurseries for coral, fish and other marine life under a project initiated by Her Majesty Queen Sirikit