• Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Giant smog vacuums and water-spraying drones
    From Bangkok to Delhi, Asia’s gas chambers are innovating in a desperate attempt to clear the air 
    opinion
  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
    Bangkok sounds smoke alarm for expanding Asean capitals
    Bangkok is choking as military drones and fire trucks fight to bring air pollution under control. Schools have closed, people are encouraged to stay indoors and others have armed themselves with face masks.
    opinion
  • Fri, 01 Feb 2019 13:01
    Drones, fire trucks, tall buildings wage war on haze
    Four water-carrying drones took off from Bangkok City Hall on Friday morning to join three fire engines in the latest assault on health-threatening haze.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
    Busan hosts Drone Show Korea 2019
    THE SOUTH KOREAN government held Its Drone Show Korea 2019 in the southern port city of Busan last week, with some 100 firms showcasing their latest drones and related technologies.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Controls on drones must be flexible, up to date
    Thailand now has in place measures to guard against accident and injury, but the technology is improving and spreading fast
    opinion
  • Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:20
    Japan plans to draw up guidelines for underwater drones
    The government plans to draw up guidelines for underwater drones by fiscal 2020, reflecting the need for rules to prevent accidents as the use of such vehicles by the private sector is expected to increase, according to sources. 
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 22 Dec 2018 13:41
    Drone threat a steep learning curve for airport chiefs
    Aviation chiefs are going to be on a steep learning curve to counter the security threat posed by drones after a costly and humiliating shutdown of London's Gatwick airport.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 22 Dec 2018 09:24
    Two arrested over London airport drone disruption: police
    Two people have been arrested in connection with the "criminal use of drones" at London Gatwick Airport, police said Saturday, after three days of disruption in which and tens of thousands of people missed their flights.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 27 Nov 2018 01:00
    From parcel delivery to security, Singapore bets big on drones
    Hi-tech Singapore is planning to roll out a swarm of drones for tasks that include delivering parcels, inspecting buildings and providing security, but safety and privacy concerns mean the initiative may hit turbulence.
    opinion
  • Sat, 17 Nov 2018 10:47
    Drone owners in Laos advised of permit regulations
    The department’s Deputy Director General, Mr Bounteng Symoun, told Vientiane Times the operators of drones that weigh one kilogram or more must obtain a certificate from the Radio Frequency Department.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 12:50
    Armed drones, iris scanners: China's high-tech security gadgets
    From virtual reality police training programmes to gun-toting drones and iris scanners, a public security expo in China showed the range of increasingly high-tech tools available to the country's police.
    Tech
  • Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:17
    Sting nabs Pathum Thani man over alleged counterfeit Bt1,000 notes
    A Pathum Thani man was arrested in a police sting on Monday for allegedly printing Bt14,000 worth of Bt1,000 notes to buy two drones to resell.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 31 Aug 2018 09:30
    Boeing to develop refueling drones for Pentagon
    The Pentagon announced Thursday it had awarded US aerospace giant Boeing an $805 million contract to develop the first unmanned refueling drones for the United States Navy.
    Tech
  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
    China’s delivery drones coming to Thailand?
    Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com, and SF Holding Co, China’s largest express-delivery company are working together to build an extensive network of commercial delivery drones to deliver goods to previously inaccessible regions of China’s vast hinterland.
    opinion
  • Sat, 25 Aug 2018 00:17
    Spraying drones could be coming to a farm near you
    An agricultural drone will be coming to Thai farms in September after being introduced at the recent Agri Technica Asia Exhibition in Bangkok.
    Tech
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