Sat, 12 Jan 2019 06:40
Haley, Ivanka Trump among possible World Bank nominees: report
Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley and US President Donald Trump's daughter and adviser Ivanka are among possible US candidates to replace outgoing World Bank President Jim Yong Kim, The Financial Times reported Friday.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
Thaksin’s ex-lawyer among those in running for Senate
200 senatorial candidates chosen in voting observed by US embassy officials.
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 17:00
Voting for senate candidates in Thailand
Candidates attend the final round of voting for senate seats in Bangkok on Thursday.
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 19:32
2,746 candidates in running for Senate seats
The Election Commission revealed on Monday that 2,746 Senate candidates had made the cut from the provincial to the national level after voting last Saturday.
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 09:41
Shortlist of Senate candidates to be announced by month end, says EC
THE ELECTION Commission (EC) revealed yesterday that 5,899 Senate candidates had made the cut at the provincial level and the shortlisted names should be announced in nine days.
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 20:46
Most provinces see only a few senator hopefuls turn up on day 1 of applications
The first day of applications for nationwide senatorial candidates was largely quiet on Monday, with just a handful of senator hopefuls showing up in most provinces.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 01:00
Prayut keeps his options open, avoids all parties
THE JUNTA chief said yesterday that he has decided not to join any political party – not even the pro-junta one. Yesterday was the last day for election candidates to announce their political affiliation, which has to be done 90 days before the election tentatively set for February 24.
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:00
AI is changing the face of HR
In HR, machine learning is perhaps the most successful branch of AI. It can help identify which candidates are most likely to be successful for a position; or similarly, ascertain which employees may not be suitable for a role in the next few years. Through feeding information to the system, it can cast predictions and help shape HR performance.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:00
Foghorn Donald all set to become lame duck?
Tomorrow the US will hold its midterm elections for the House of Representatives and Senate. Donald Trump has been so deeply involved in rallying voters for his party’s candidates that you might mistakenly think he is running for re-election.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 13:07
Democrat leadership candidates vow to stay with party
All three candidates competing to become the next leader of the Democrat Party on Friday promised not to leave the party if they lost the race.
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:00
Shortlist of candidates for Senate to be out before poll
A SHORTLIST of senatorial candidates will be made available for selection by the ruling junta about 15 days before the next general election, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said yesterday.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 13:22
Indonesia's young politicos take to social media in run for seats
Towering billboards, colorful banners, tacky posters: these are the usual hallmarks of the political campaign season in Indonesia, but a new generation of legislative candidates is looking to change things up.
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
Top jobs await fast learners, change-embracers
BEING AN expert in one’s own field may no longer be enough for candidates to get their preferred job in today’s digitalised world, as employers need someone who can adapt quickly to change, learn fast and make use of technology in their roles, according to two directors of the recruitment consultancy firm Robert Walters Thailand.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
Parties brace for cut in MP numbers
CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATES DOWN BY 25, BUT ADDITIONS TO PARTY LIST WILL STILL LEAVE PARLIAMENT WITH 5O0 LAWMAKERS
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Only one party courageous enough to let members choose candidates
I fully agree with the Democrats adopting a primary voting system to select their standard-bearers for the upcoming elections.