Tue, 08 Jan 2019 07:02
2019: The Year of the Data-Driven Digital Ecosystem
It’s that time of year – our planet has made its trip around the sun and as we close out 2018, we look ahead and think about the possibilities for 2019.
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 19:36
Tipping point year forecast for startup ecosystem
Emerging technology ventures are tipped to build on the solid performance seen in 2018, with a busy schedule of fundraising deals ahead to spur growth
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 19:15
Maya Bay boundary installed to block tourist access
Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park head Woraphot Lomlim on Wednesday said officials installed tiny boundary buoys and red flags to warn tourists not to swim into Maya Bay, which has been closed indefinitely to allow a full recovery of the coral reef, mangrove forest and general ecosystem.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
No water for irrigation this dry season
BUT TAPS WILL NOT RUN DRY AS THERE IS ENOUGH FOR CONSUMPTION, ECOSYSTEM CARE
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
Cryptocurrency pioneer plans security token offering
Satang Corporation, one of the pioneers in the cryptocurrency business in Thailand, plans to raise funds by issuing a security token offering (STO), as part of its efforts to build a digital asset ecosystem that could help revitalise the bearish market for digital currencies.
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Park road fight a watershed moment
At first it seemed to be just a minor issue about a road project in one national park. But as the public last month learned that the plan was to overhaul the entire route through the heart of Kaeng Krachan National Park, the fierce debate and arguments exploded on social media and triggered organised public events.
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Kaeng Krachan's main priority: tourism or wildlife protection?
As his car approached the Sam Yod checkpoint set up at KM 1 on Sam Yod-Bang Krang-Phanoen Thung road, the most popular tourist route in Kaeng Krachan National Park, park chief Mana Phermpool pulled over to ask his subordinates about the number of visitors on the first day of high season.
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
Startups thrive in Singapore
SINGAPORE’S startup ecosystem is vibrant, driven by homegrown and overseas tech startups.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 10:03
Samui goes green to protect island ecosystem
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:00
Marine protections ordered for Samui to preserve ecosystem
THE DEPARTMENT of Marine and Coastal Resources has decreed protective measures for tourist destinations Samui, Pha-ngan and Tao islands in Surat Thani province that will halt several routine practices and popular activities.
Sun, 14 Oct 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Unique way of life at upper Songkhla Lake under threat
The RID's sluice gate against sea-water intrusion is being introduced on Pak Pra canal without residents' knowledge, posing threat to livelihoods and their self sufficient economy as much as the lake's ecosystems.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
Sustainable ecosystem needed for telecom boom in Myanmar
THE PROSPECTS of Myanmar experiencing a sudden boom in telecom will not be realised if the authorities failed to create a sustainable ecosystem in time, according to speakers at Myanmar Connect 2018, held on September 18-19.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 17:15
National park chief defends extended Maya Bay closure
The one-month extension to the temporary closure of Maya Bay is to better allow the full recovery of coral reefs, mangrove forest and the general ecosystem, as well as to protect tourists from strong winds and high waves during the period, Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park head Woraphot Lomlim said on Tuesday.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
Line eyes launch of crypto token, blockchain network
LINE, the Japan-based mobile messenger operator owned by South Korea’s Naver, has announced plans to launch its own cryptocurrency and an underlying blockchain network to support it, in a move to attract more users to the Line business ecosystem.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
PM calls for a digital ecosystem for region
HIGH ECONOMIC GROWTH RATE AND ADOPTION OF TECH MAKES ASEAN ATTRACTIVE: SONTIRAT