Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
IT players in Japan to come under closer watch
THE JAPANESE government is finalising plans for a new organisation dedicated to comprehensively monitoring the business dealings of large IT companies and formulating policies to ensure transparency in their practices.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
China built a beautiful and big wall, too, but it failed
From the moment he launched his campaign for president, Donald Trump compared the barrier he wanted to build along the US southern border to China’s Great Wall. With the US government now shuttered by the standoff over funding Trump’s wall, both he and his Democratic opponents might want to take a closer look at the Chinese fortification – and why exactly it failed.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 19:11
Serena outslugs top seed Halep as Zverev implodes at Open
A fired-up Serena Williams slugged past world number one Simona Halep Monday as she inches ever closer to a 24th Grand Slam title on a day that saw Alexander Zverev implode at the Australian Open
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 11:32
Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk has Thailand in its sights
Surat Thani - Tourists marooned on Thai islands hunkered down Friday as Tropical Storm Pabuk edged closer, forcing airports and ferries to close and bringing downpours and massive sea swells hours before its expected landfall.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 19:34
BF Goodrich to move production facility to Thailand
BF Goodrich is relocating its production facility to Thailand to get closer to its market, the company said in a press release issued on Friday.
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Fri, 28 Dec 2018 19:30
MURRAY MARCHES ON AT ASIAN TOUR QUALIFYING SCHOOL
Hua Hin - Australia’s Zach Murray edged closer to another dream start in his early professional career by carding a four-under-par 67 to head into the weekend rounds in prime position together with Thailand’s Poom Pattaropong at the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage on Friday.
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
We deserve better than this from Thai leaders
Claims that the current PM has overseen progress in transportation, better law enforcement and happier and safer lifestyles are dubious. Let’s take a closer look at the reality, starting with road safety:
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
Govt closer to ratifying fishing convention despite protests
Labour minister promises new measures will be implemented in local context.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 01:00
Will legalising marijuana open the gateway to other drugs?
Re: “Thailand moves one step closer to legal marijuana”, The Nation Weekend, November 24-25.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 01:00
Vietnam, India eye textile cooperation
THE TWO powerhouses in textile and clothing exporting are seeking closer cooperation in the field.
Sun, 25 Nov 2018 21:03
War Elephants tame Singapore 3-0 for AFF Suzuki Cup semi-final
Five-time champion Thailand moved a step closer to their title defence campaign as they beat Singapore 3-0 to advance to the AFF Suzuki Cup semi-finals as Group B leader at the Rajamangala National Stadium on Sunday.
Sat, 24 Nov 2018 11:54
Huge quake edges New Zealand islands closer together
A destructive earthquake that struck New Zealand two years ago has left its two main islands edging towards each other, and one city sinking, according to scientists.
Sat, 24 Nov 2018 01:00
Thailand moves one step closer to legal marijuana
GPO ready to develop medication, rejects seized cannabis.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:00
Finland woos Thai tourists, seeks closer business ties
Finland is wooing more Thai tourists as well as business deals and collaboration in education, the country’s ambassador to Thailand, Satu Suikkari-Kleven, said.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 01:00
As Thai English proficiency drops, a timely lesson from China
News that Thailand has dropped 11 places in the international English-proficiency ranking is alarming. A closer look at how regional neighbours are winning the battle to master English suggests self-education is a key element missing in Thailand.