Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
Three experts quit panel studying high-risk pesticides, suspect it of ulterior motives
THREE ACADEMICS have quit a committee tasked with handling the problems of high-risk chemical pesticides over suspicion of the panel’s ulterior motives.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 14:50
Panasonic continues providing scholarships to prepare engineers for tomorrow
Panasonic Group Thailand is offering “Panasonic Future Gear” scholarships to second-year engineering students who are studying for an undergraduate degree in government universities, according to its press release.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 12:15
Wearing well, dying well – 2019 trends in wellness
Some 650 experts recently gathered at the Global Wellness Summit and predict eight wellness trends for this year.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
A summit looks ahead to world wellness trends – some of them might surprise you
The “dying well” movement, wellness remaking the fashion industry, meditation and “Medi-Scent” will all play a more dramatic role in this year’s wellness trends, according to experts attending the recent Global Wellness Summit (GWS) in New York.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
Eye for an eye: Why clerics are dying again in the South
Both sides in the unrest are aware of an unwritten rule – leave the holy men alone or pay a high price
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
Nissan eyes Thai base as second hub for EV exports
Nissan is studying the possibilities of exporting electric vehicles from Thailand, serving as an additional EV production base to Japan.
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Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
Local train manufacturing plant on agenda
The Transport Ministry is studying the possibility of setting up a train assembly plant in Thailand in keeping with the country’s policy to expand investments in infrastructure projects, especially more than 10 rail projects until 2022, Deputy Transport Minster Pailin Chuchottaworn said yesterday.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
Taiwan launches initiative to woo Thai students
WITH JUST 1,600 Thais studying in its territory, Taiwan is working hard to boost educational ties with Thailand.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 14:00
It’s all about the experience
Booking.com recently decided to learn more about the spending habits of Thai travellers by studying the data collected from 21,500 travellers across 29 countries.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
SRT weighs 4 rail projects in East
The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) is studying four train projects in the East to cope with the major expansion of cities, while expecting bids for the first Bt8-billion project, which will run from Sriracha to Map Ta Phut, next year.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 15:37
Worker drowns in Samut Prakan wastewater pond
A worker's body was found floating in a wastewater treatment pond of a cloth dying factory in Samut Prakan's Phra Pradaeng district, a forest sometimes known as Bangkok’s “lung”, on Wednesday morning.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 02:00
Prisons to ban sale of tobacco products and cigarettes
A NEW REGULATION will ban the sale of cigarettes and tobacco at all prisons across the country to reduce the number of inmates falling sick or dying from respiratory diseases, Corrections Department director-general |Pol Colonel Narat Savettanan said.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:08
Robotic surgery for cervical cancer boosts death risk
A minimally invasive, robotic surgery commonly used for performing hysterectomies in women with early stage cervical cancer actually boosts the risk of a woman dying, researchers warned on Wednesday.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 01:00
Innoveller drives digitisation of express bus industry in Myanmar
DOMESTIC travellers in Myanmar no longer need to queue up at the bus stations for their tickets thanks to an innovative back-end infrastructure network developed by three young technicians who returned to Myanmar to establish Innoveller Co after studying and working overseas for years.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:53
About 200,000 rai of rice fields in Korat affected by drought
Rice plants in some 200,000 rai (32,000 hectares) of fields in Nakhon Ratchasima’s eight districts are dying due to the lack of water after months without rain, an agricultural official said on Tuesday.