Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:45
Thai packager SCG taps Aspen Mtell’s ‘early warning’ software
Thai packaging provider SCG has selected Aspen Mtell software to cut unplanned downtime. Aspen Mtell software mines operational and maintenance data to discover signs of failure that precede asset degradation and breakdowns, predict future failures and prescribe detailed actions to mitigate or solve problems.
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 01:00
New forest monitoring system to help fight climate change
Thailand is developing forest monitoring systems to measure its success at reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation and carbon stocks preservation (REDD+).
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
Advice for investors ignored the elephant in the room
Re: “Five key themes for investors in the upcoming years”, Economy, yesterday.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
Circular economy 'the way to go to reduce environmental degradation'
CIRCULAR ECONOMY, or the reuse and recycling of products, is expected to grow in a big way as consumers, manufacturers and policymakers are becoming increasingly aware of the worsening environment due to expanding economic activities.
Sun, 29 Apr 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Appropriation denuding Doi Suthep
EXPERT WARNS UNPREDICTABLE CONSEQUENCES OF CONTINUED DEGRADATION
Tue, 26 Dec 2017 17:13
Discarded fishing nets continue to kill marine life in national park
More than 100 kilograms of discarded fishing nets have been retrieved from the coral reef at Yavasam Island near Talay Waek in Krabi, highlighting the great threat of marine ecosystem degradation from sea garbage, “ghost fishing” and illegal fishing in the National Park area.
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 01:00
Time is ripe for a new Thai political movement
Ultra-nationalism is resurgent across the globe, threatening us with a descent into the horrors of neo-Nazism. At the same time, environmental degradation is resulting in devastating weather conditions.
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 13:00
Be a biodiversity hero
World Environment Day is celebrated every June 5 to bring attention to environmental problems such as illegal wildlife trade, climate change, habitat degradation, biodiversity loss, and many other challenges.
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 12:57
Indonesian court mulls gay sex ban
JAKARTA - Indonesia's Constitutional Court is considering making gay sex a crime, with Islamic activists pushing for the change insisting Thursday the homosexual community was causing "moral degradation" in the Muslim-majority nation.
Mon, 28 Dec 2015 01:00
Villagers fight a losing battle in 2015
Widespread land reclamation and environmental degradation enabled by govt programmes and complicit army authorities
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 01:00
Energy-guzzling snow parks boom in sizzling Bangkok
The capital is heading down a slippery slope of environmental degradation, experts warn
Sun, 21 Jun 2015 01:00
Students attend climate change awareness events
STUDENTS who took part in a recent climate change event have agreed that it is never too late to join hands and pool efforts to curb the impacts of environmental degradation.
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 01:00
Does this look like a breakthrough?
The US-China deal on climate change has been hailed as a landmark in efforts to reverse environmental degradation; in fact, we can expect more of the same
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:00
Graft suspected in futsal field project
The Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission is investigating suspected graft in the construction of 30 futsal fields in six Nakhon Ratchasima districts that show premature degradation.
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 01:00
UN report maps the pitfalls and challenges ahead for Asia-Pacific
Widespread poverty, rising inequality, social inequity and environmental degradation are hurdles to be cleared before the region can set itself on a fast track to high growth which is stable and inclusive