• Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:00
    Early rote-learning disables children for life
    On becoming education minister in 2016, Teerakiat Jareonsettasin launched a mission impossible: reversing the top-down management of an education system that was failing badly. The stakes could not be higher – education reform presents the only hand to play if the Kingdom is to escape the middle-income trap and join the developed world.
    your say
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 09:05
    Learning to save our planet
    From now until June 2, Singapore ArtScience Museum visitors will be able to explore the forests of Borneo or dive deep into the coastal seas of Southeast Asia with “REWILD Our Planet”, Singapore’s first Social Augmented Reality (AR) experience jointly developed by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Google, Netflix, the ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands and PHORIA.
    movie & TV
  • Sun, 07 Apr 2019 01:00
    G7 urges greater role for women in peace processes
    Foreign ministers from the world's seven most developed nations on Saturday urged a greater role for women in solving conflicts, saying that peace settlements with female involvement were more likely to endure.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 27 Mar 2019 16:52
    Thong Lo development completed
    Sansiri announced the completion of the Monument Thong Lo, a condominium jointly developed with BTS Group Holding, the latest development in the Sansiri Luxury Collection.
    business
  • Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
    Harvesting water from air possible using solar-powered device
    IN A MAJOR breakthrough, scientists have developed a novel solar-powered harvesting system that absorbs moisture from the air and converts it into clean, usable water.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
    Two apps by Indonesian students enter Apple Store
    INDONESIA’S Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto has expressed his pride that two apps developed by students had been selected to be available on the App Store.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 07 Mar 2019 18:11
    Bangkok hosts borderless youth conference
    “Design Across Borders” is a technology developed to lay the seeds of empathy and understanding, analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
    Thammasat devises better test for childhood learning disabilities
    TO HELP Thailand battle illiteracy and improve screening for learning disabilities among children, Thammasat University’s School of Engineering (TSE) has developed an innovative computer program that can yield results in 30 minutes with 95-per-cent accuracy.
    national
  • Sat, 23 Feb 2019 12:26
    Panasonic announces new 'Lifestyle Update' concept
    Panasonic Group in Thailand has introduced "Lifestyle Update" concept that offers products and services developed from lifestyle and consumer behaviour, the company said in a press release on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Feb 2019 18:03
    Prudential Thailand launches product for 'customers who don’t like insurance'
    Prudential Life Assurance (Thailand) has launched PRUsuper link, a unique and flexible investment-linked insurance product that was developed based on an online customer survey, the company said in a press release on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
    Space Apps: Bangladeshi team wins Nasa contest
    A VIRTUAL REALITY (VR) project developed by four students of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) in Bangladesh has won NASA's Space Apps Challenge, a global competition.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:00
    Agri-tourism draws visitors to Mekong Delta
    FARMERS in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta in Vietnam have developed agri-tourism models that have not only increased their incomes but also contributed to sustainable agriculture and rural development in the area.
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 16 Feb 2019 11:09
    Foreign student develops kimchi timer, receives KAIST degree
    An industrial design student from Costa Rica who developed a kimchi timer during her time at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology is set to receive her master’s degree on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 15:05
    Tunes to chill to during Chinese New Year
    The principles of astrology centre on the 12 signs of the Zodiac, which over the centuries have each developed their own characteristics and associations, among them myths, colours, love compatibility and even music.
    music
  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
    AI to direct foreign visitors
    JAPAN'S FUJITSU LTD has developed a system that uses AI to recommend travel destinations to foreign tourists, inferring their preferences based on such information as age and the number of times they have come to Japan.
    ASEAN+
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