Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
Abe to propose global rules on data flow in Davos
JAPANESE Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to propose creating international rules on the movement of personal and corporate data in a speech tomorrow to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, it has been learned.
Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
Harmony in the home
Top interior designer Thomas Pheasant talks about creating living spaces that are as beautiful as they are functional
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:27
Racism row: British university apologises to Chinese students for exam cheating warning
A major British university caught in a racism row has apologised after Chinese students protested over a warning about cheating.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
It’s the amount of meat that counts
Robin Grants asks me why, if eating meat causes heart disease, do the Japanese have low rates of it when few of them are vegetarians. The answer is that they still eat less meat than Westerners.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:55
Stepfather in spirit-house death confesses to badly beating 2-year-old boy
A 21-year-old Thai man has allegedly confessed to fatally assaulting his two-year-old stepson in Bangkok’s Bang Khen district on Sunday, claiming he was angry the toddler had refused to eat or take a bath, police say.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:25
Flying high with Qatar and ice cream
Qatar Airways kicks off 2019 with a new customised ice cream called Pleasant Journey to inspire customers in creating their own memorable trips.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
Insurgency flare-up signals Bangkok still on wrong track
Treating insurgents as criminals only pours fuel on a conflict underpinned by historical grievances
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
Welfare for the needy is fine – if it’s secure
Modern technology could let Thailand take care of the underprivileged without fear of cheating
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 01:00
Startups that stole the show
PROMINENT startups Fastwork and Tourkrub gave a good performance throughout 2018, creating an impact on both the economy and people and securing series A fundraising.
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
Bosch grows with connected energy, building solutions
LAST YEAR, the energy and building technology business sector sold some 13 million web-enabled devices – everything from connected heating, cooling, and ventilation systems in office buildings, to smart home applications, said Stefan Hartung, a member of Bosch’s board of management, responsible for energy and building technology.
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 01:00
Spiegel to file criminal complaint against cheating reporter
Berlin - Influential German news weekly Der Spiegel said Sunday it would file a criminal complaint against a disgraced reporter after it emerged he may have embezzled donations intended for Syrian street children.
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 01:00
Will Thais tolerate this abuse of power for ever?
A seating plan for the pro-junta Palang Pracharat fundraiser released to the public was apparently supposed to be a secret. In fact their meeting was a closed affair attended by many government ministers and officials and they raised over Bt600 million.
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 13:31
Kalasin man arrested, changes FB brag of killing and eating Leopard
A Kalasin man’s Facebook boast that he had shot a protected Leopard cat and cooked it got him arrested on Tuesday.
Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:30
Filipina crowned Miss Universe
Miss Philippines Catriona Gray, a 24-year-old professional model and musician, was crowned Miss Universe 2018 this morning, beating 93 other contestants at the beauty pageant held at Impact, Muang Thong Thani in Bangkok.
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:39
Eleven die after eating 'toxic' rice at Indian temple
Eleven people have died after eating rice that had likely been contaminated with a toxic substance at a Hindu temple ceremony, a health official said Saturday.