Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Electric vehicles on the fast track in Thailand
EXPERTS see bright prospects for electric vehicles (EV) in Thailand with all concerned agencies pursuing the government’s goal of getting 1.2 million units on the road by 2036.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:41
Trade spat perils put spotlight on need for effective strategies
Short-term challenges from the escalating trade spat with the United States have reassured Chinese officials and experts of the need to support market-oriented reform and opening-up, with a particular focus on reducing debt and limiting government intervention.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
Township of convenience takes hold
Development of large residential communities with lifestyle convenience is trending among property players, in response to homebuyers’ preference for having various facilities in close proximity, experts say.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 12:10
Gay sex ruling to free India's 'pink economy'
From LGBT nightclubs to "gaycations" and more, a court ruling legalising homosexuality in India is set to unlock one of the world's largest "pink economies", experts say.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Drugs aren’t candy: we need experts to sell them
Imagine you have just finished your workout and you feel a muscle cramp. You assume it’s because of overexertion, so nothing serious. You stroll into a convenience store, ask for an over-the-counter drug and head home.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Warning over child addiction to eSports
Mental health department urges govt to rethink decision to recognise online gaming
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 09:54
Regional experts discuss solutions to build Asian tourism at Hanoi meeting
The 16th annual meeting of the Council for Promoting Tourism in Asia (CPTA) opened yesterday with the participation of member cities including Tokyo, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Taipei, Manila and Hanoi.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
International conference on nano-tech opens in HCM City
TWELVE world-leading experts on nano technology from Japan, Singapore and the US gathered at the “International Conference on Nano-technology and Materials Application” at Soi Gon High-Tech Park (SHTP) in HCM City yesterday.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
Climate push comes to Bangkok
Experts arrive to map strategy for next major summit on global warming.
Sat, 01 Sep 2018 06:53
PH cautioned on plans to buy submarines
As the Philippine military tries to expedite its submarine capability amid mounting security challenges, some regional security experts have expressed their views that the country may not be ready for an undersea warship yet.
Sat, 01 Sep 2018 01:00
Time to rethink prostitution ban, say experts
IT IS AN open secret that, despite being illegal, prostitution is widely practised in Thailand. That striking gulf between the law and reality illustrates the need to amend the laws and decriminalise the sex trade, panellists at a recent seminar said.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 10:31
HCM City seeks ways to curb CO2 emissions from vehicles
Air pollution in HCM City caused by vehicles now exceeds the level of pollution emitted by industrial zones, environmental experts say.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 09:06
Health care, mobility to take center stage in ASEAN region: experts
Southeast Asia is expected to see greater demand for health care services, for services that increase the mobility of its populations, and for entertainment, experts said Wednesday, attributing these trends to the rise of the middle class in the region and to its relatively young populations.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
Infrastructure hikes land prices
PROPERTY DEVELOPERS are looking for land in four locations next to the planned Bt500-bn infrastructure network of the Eastern Economic Corridor(EEC), say market experts.
Sat, 25 Aug 2018 10:12
Lao PM calls on experts to reveal the truth behind dam collapse
Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has urged international experts to work closely with Lao officials to determine the real reason for the collapse of the dam in Attapeu province on July 23.