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.
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.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 09:15
Four Trang islands closed four months
Four Trang islands have been closed to tourists for four months to allow time for their ecosystems to rehabilitate.
Tue, 23 Jan 2018 15:04
Dimming the Sun to cool Earth could ravage wildlife: study
Geoengineering schemes designed to deflect some of the Sun's planet-warming rays would backfire if suddenly discontinued, wiping out species and entire ecosystems, a study published Monday warns.
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 01:52
Corporates give start-ups much-needed boost in emerging markets
Asia is radiant with entrepreneurial heat these days. Cities like Beijing and Singapore are showing up on lists of the top start-up ecosystems in the world (see Start-up Genome, 2017).
Mon, 28 Aug 2017 01:00
Apple’s China syndrome
Apple’s struggle to maintain its growth momentum of recent years highlights a technology revolution where apps and software ecosystems are superseding hardware platforms. The smartphone market as we know it is under threat, with China set to be the first battleground.
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 01:00
Thai deals clear way for Singapore startups
THAILAND and Singapore have signed two deals to deepen links between their technology ecosystems and help start-ups from the city-state gain a foothold in the Kingdom.
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 13:53
At home in the rainforest
Rainforests are home to more interesting species of plants and animals than other ecosystems around the world combined.
Fri, 07 Jul 2017 01:00
NIA joins True on project to spur startups in ‘innovation
THE National Innovation Agency (NIA) is working with True Corporation to create what they will say will be startup ecosystems in the Bangkok districts of Punnawithi and Patumwan, and in Phuket.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:29
NRSA endorses plan to reform country’s economy
The National Reform Steering Assembly (NRSA) passed a reform proposal report on Monday to allow new ecosystems aimed at fostering the new economy.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 22:34
Data security is still relevant in age of digital transformation
Digital transformation, or DX for short, is the biggest theme out there today. DX is fundamentally the approach by which enterprises drive changes in their business models and ecosystems by leveraging digital competencies.
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 01:00
Ransomware, e-mail scams rise worldwide
RANSOMWARE and business e-mail compromise (BEC) scams have become new security threats as Thailand upgrades its ecosystems to accommodate more online activities.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:14
Ocean warning for Pacific's Melanesia
WELLINGTON - Marine ecosystems in one of the Pacific's most vulnerable regions face decline unless they are better managed, a WWF report warned Tuesday.
Thu, 02 Jun 2016 01:00
Rule of law undermined by too many outdated laws
When a country has too many archaic laws, the rule of law suffers. And if outdated or unenforceable legislation remains in the system, the nation’s legal, political and economic ecosystems get clogged up
Sun, 19 Jul 2015 01:00
Brunei eyes ecotourism industry
Brunei's well-preserved nature reserves and ecosystems remain the country's main attractions as a tourism destination.