Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:00
Starbucks introduces reusable cups
As part of its efforts to reduce its environmental footprint and positively impact the communities it serves, Starbucks is launching reusable hot and cold cups in its Thai stores.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:57
EXIM issues renewable energy bond to boost hydropower projects
Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand) has issued a US$30 million (Bt958 million) Renewable Energy Bond, a thematic bond that it says reflects its commitment to environmental concerns.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
Korea raises renewable energy target to 35 per cent of total by 2040
SOUTH KOREA is planning to increase the proportion of energy generated from renewable sources to as much as 35- per-cent of the total by 2040 in response to growing environmental concerns, the government last Friday.
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:38
FamilyMart launches no plastic drive
FamilyMart is showing its concern for the environment with the launch of a new “Green FamilyMart” campaign.
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 01:00
London climate protest arrests top 700
The Extinction Rebellion environmental protests in London rumbled on into a sixth day Saturday as the total number of arrests hit 718.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
Financial services’ perfect storm
THE financial services industry is undergoing a perfect storm of transformation caused by changes in the regulatory environment, intense competition from fintech startups and increased investments in digital tools by traditional players.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Tighter control on transnational food industry required to solve haze problem: expert
A STRONGER political will is required to take action against monoculture corn cultivation both inside Thailand and in neighbouring countries, or the transboundary haze problem will never be solved, environmental experts said, as Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district continues to choke under hazardous smog.
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:40
No easy RIDE for road warriors
Grab,GOJEK and Lalamove fight for market share in an evolving transport and shopping digital environment
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 19:38
Against the tide: Thai 'floating temple' defies coastal erosion
As sea waters slowly rose around his temple and his neighbours fled inland, Thai abbot Somnuek Atipanyo refused to budge and is today a symbol of the fight to restore the country's fast-eroding coastlines.
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
Private financing is key to low-carbon infrastructure, says HSBC
HSBC has announced a series of recommendations for how Southeast Asia can better attract private investment for projects that are both economically and environmentally sustainable.
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 01:00
Rama IV Road turning over a new leaf
RAMA IV Road in Bangkok will be turned into a hub of green architecture in Bangkok with the planned development of new projects, designed under the environmentally friendly and energy-saving concept, between 2020 and 2025.
Sat, 06 Apr 2019 13:15
EXCLUSIVE: Haze woes lIkely to lInger, worsen
CITING NEW CONTRIBUTING FACTORS, ENVIRONMENTALISTS GLOOMY OVER PROSPECTS OF ENDING PROBLEM ANYTIME SOON – LET ALONE IN ONE WEEK
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
A perfect storm of financial services transformation
THE FINANCIAL services industry is undergoing a perfect storm of transformation caused by changes in the regulatory environment, intense competition from fintech startups and increased investments in digital tools by traditional players.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:55
A watch with an environmental message
Oris joins hands with expedition swimmer Ernst Bromeis to boost environmental awareness with the launch of the Oris Aquis Date Relief watches for high-performance divers.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
Revise Waste Act with incentives to reduce junk, says expert
THE COUNTRY’S waste could be reduced through incentives that push private developers to better management of construction materials, creating an economically healthier sector alongside healthier homes and reduced environmental impacts.