Tue, 23 Jan 2018 07:53:13
Noble Group shares surge 37 percent on buyout talks
Shares of crisis-hit commodities trader Noble Group soared by as much as 37 percent Monday after a report said that a Chinese conglomerate was interested in buying the company.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:00:00
America is no longer world leader, so who should Thailand follow now?
Three foreign affairs events of last week mark a watershed in global politics – these being the Iran nuclear deal crisis,
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Rohingya militants must stand down
With efforts underway to end the crisis in Rakhine, further violence cannot be justified
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 17:13:42
Trump faces new crisis with book questioning his fitness for office
Washington - US President Donald Trump faced a new public relations crisis Friday with the publication of a tell-all book that depicts him as mentally unstable and in over his head, after his lawyers failed to block its release.
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 06:54:18
‘Bridging the divide on Rohingya issue a huge challenge’
The huge difference in perception of the situation in Rakhine state between the Myanmar side and the international community may create obstacles in making concerted efforts to tackle the Rohingya crisis, Surakiart Sathirathai, chairman of the Advisory Board on the Implementation of Recommendations on Rakhine State, said on Wednesday.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 21:34:31
The Founder’s Identity Crisis: When Your Startup Becomes an SMB
It’s a great time to be an entrepreneur. The cloud gives you access to an amazing array of tools and resources, enabling you to bring a great idea to the marketplace in very little time and reach potential customers around the world.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 12:54:47
Fukushima operator wins first safety approval since disaster
Japan's nuclear watchdog Wednesday gave a formal green light to the operator of the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant to restart two reactors, the first since the 2011 atomic crisis.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Budget crisis seen as Chiang Mai educational gap remains a chasm
IN CHIANG MAI’S Mae Chaem district, San Pu Loei School has opened its door to children from the Karen ethnic minority who previously did not have access to formal education.
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 15:11:03
Dealing with dud loans
KBank and Vietnam Asset Management Co (VAMC) recently hosted a seminar on ways of handling non-performing loans, “Managing Distressed Assets: Learning from the Past and Progressing toward the Future”. Experience from the late-1990s Asian financial crisis was shared with Vietnamese public agencies and commercial banks.
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:23:12
Needs of women migrant workers discussed at first joint Asean meeting
Asean agencies across sectors have joined forces to improve the protection of women migrant workers in crisis situations.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:13:29
Reuters latest to suffer Rakhine blackout
Bangkok - Reuters reporters arrested in ongoing information clampdown over Rohingya crisis
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:13:16
Reuters to suffer Rakhine blackout
Bangkok - Reporters arrested in ongoing information clampdown over Rohingya crisis
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Thailand under ‘no pressure from US on North Korean issue’
THE UNITED STATES special envoy for North Korea, Joseph Yun, will land in Thailand today to discuss with Thai officials the nuclear crisis in the Korean peninsula.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:31:32
Qatar signs $8-bln deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from UK
Qatar signed a multi-billion-dollar deal Sunday to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, its second major defence agreement this week, which comes during the worst political crisis in the region for years.
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Surin Pitsuwan: Memories of a true comrade in arms
We fought the 1997 crisis side by side on ‘Team Thailand’, but his greatest legacy is the Asean Dream