Mon, 15 Oct 2018 01:00
Thai auto industry: How not to map out a national policy
The recent news that Vietnam aims to produce its national car brand, VinFast, by the middle of next year – just over two years since the idea of a national car was conceived last year – should prompt a thorough re-evaluation of Thailand’s automotive industry policy and industrial policies in general.
Thu, 27 Sep 2018 14:41
Southeast Asia hopes US, China can cooperate in self-interest: Vivian Balakrishnan
Globalisation, free trade, and economic integration - conceived and underwritten by the United States - have brought peace and prosperity to everyone who subscribed to them since the end of World War II. But these factors have also led to the rise of a multi-polar world, Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan said in New York on Wednesday.
Sun, 26 Aug 2018 17:21
Couple unable to conceive found to be having sex wrongly for four years
PETALING JAYA: A young married couple who were desperately trying to get pregnant for four years were surprised to find out the reason behind their inability to conceive - they had been having sex the wrong way.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
Mindset: key differentiator to succeed in Industry 4.0
CHANGES in “behaviours” have always been dictated as a sole factor to conceive new and better “results”. In-depth scientific studies, however, reveal that “mindset” is, in fact, an underlying factor shaping one’s behaviours and eventually driving results.
Tue, 23 Jan 2018 12:20
PTG Partners introduces ‘Autobacs’ service centre in Samut Prakan
PTG Energy’s new petrol station in Samut Prakan features an “Autobacs”, a Japanese-conceived auto-service centre, and plans to build 240 more over the next five years in Bangkok and vicinity.
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 01:00
Developers pursue hi-tech vision
ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) and Big Data, emblematic of the technological forces reshaping industries, are changing the way property developers conceive their projects – with benefits for homebuyers in terms of design and quality of living, leading industry figures say.
Wed, 30 Aug 2017 14:22
The Monarch remembered
With the Royal cremation of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej under two months away, the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC) is taking a final opportunity to host a series of exhibitions under the umbrella “In Remembrance of HM King Bhumibol: The Supreme Artist”, which was conceived in recognition of the late King’s remarkable artistic talent and of his royal grace as a Thai art patron.
Wed, 30 Aug 2017 01:00
Rice verdict and the shortcomings of Thai democracy
Yingluck Shinawatra’s disappearance has clouded the serious matter of how election platforms should be conceived, how they should become state policies and how such policies should be implemented.
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:00
Remembering His Majesty
As part of the “In Remembrance of H.M. King Bhumibol: The Supreme Artist” project conceived in recognition of the late King’s remarkable artistic talent and of his royal grace as a Thai art patron, the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre Foundation is holding the exhibition “Remembrance of the Great King” from August 24 to November 26 at the main gallery on the 8th floor.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 10:30
Leica, M&G conceive a bold 0.95 audio range
Capturing the trendy urban lifestyle, Leica Camera AG has teamed up with Master & Dynamic to create high-performance headphones under the 0.95 brand that provide audio quality as well as pleasing aesthetics.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:29
World's first `three-parent baby" born in Mexico
London - The world's first child conceived using so-called "three-parent baby" reproductive technology has been born in Mexico under the supervision of a US medical team, New Scientist said on Tuesday.
Sat, 06 Aug 2016 01:00
Fun runs to help pay for new building
A CHARITY event has been conceived to raise money to construct a new building at Chulalongkorn University’s Faculty of Architecture.
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 01:00
PM’s ill-conceived threat to THAI PBS
Those sensitive to honest criticism need to remember, it is something that shadows anyone who has the top job and the power it entails
Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:00
Review urged on high-speed rail projects
Transportation experts speaking at a Thailand Development Research Institute seminar yesterday urged the government to review its high-speed rail projects, citing their doubtful economic worth and a poorly conceived development model for the multi-billion
Thu, 26 May 2016 01:00
US drone strike shot down chances for peace in Afghanistan
The drone strike that killed Afghan Taleban leader Mullah Mansour gives rise to two observations. For one, Pakistan’s sovereignty was damaged by the drone attack. The second is that Mullah Mansour was not cooperating in the ill-conceived international pea