• Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
    REPORT: Let’s nail down SMOG CAUSES
    THERE ARE MULTIPLE SOURCES OF BANGKOK’S ANNUAL STRANGULATION, EXPERTS POINT OUT, AND WE NEED TO UNDERSTAND HOW EACH ONE CONTRIBUTES
    national
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    Delaying elections ‘will hurt economy’
    Experts also warn that instability after poll will keep away investors, affect local consumption and also pose an obstacle to export sector
    business
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    Bangkok poised for Asean fundraising crown, experts say
    THAILAND is well placed to establish itself as the main centre for corporate capital raising in the Asean region, thanks to the country’s economic potential, market liquidity and supportive financial regulations, said the founder of an advisory group with connections across the region.
    Economy
  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
    Experts disappointed by new version of Early Childhood Bill
    THE LATEST version of the Early Childhood Bill is not expected to make much difference because many of its key clauses have been disappointingly toned down, a prominent expert on child development said.
    national
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Smog serious threat to public health: experts
    Air pollution blankets capital for third day in a row, with prospects of prolonged unhealthy air quality levels
    national
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Testing times for DEVELOPERS
    THE PROPERTY market this year will be affected by five key factors – a rising interest rate, a Bank of Thailand measure to restrict access to mortgage loans for second and third homes, a strong baht, the impact on exports caused by the trade war between the US and China, and the upcoming election – say property experts.
    Real Estate
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Tech boom to bring in a new era in Myanmar
    THOUGH DIGITAL literacy is still low in Myanmar, people’s eagerness to try new things and their ability to easily adapt to a new environment could generate a technology boom in the country by encouraging young entrepreneurs to establish tech-based companies, say tech experts.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00
    Thai parks’ protectors must recognise ethnic group's rights, experts say
    THAILAND must follow the example of neighbouring countries and honour the constitutional right of Karen people in Phetchaburi’s Kaeng Krachan National Park to live on what has been their ancestral land for centuries, say academics.
    national
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    Experts looking into cause of building collapse
    EXPERTS from the Engineering Institute of Thailand (EIT) yesterday inspected a building in Bangkok’s Soi Ramkhamhaeng 51/2 area, which had partially collapsed on Monday afternoon while being demolished, injuring two passers-by.
    national
  • Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
    Monopoly of medical cannabis not in public interest: Experts
    AUTHORITIES overseeing a flood of patents for medical cannabis must consider the public interest, otherwise a commercial monopoly of the medicines and cultivation would result, experts warn.
    national
  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:00
    Officials get pat on the back for tropical storm response
    Experts say timely effort mitigated impact but call for improvement in disaster preparations amid looming challenges.
    national
  • Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
    IPO market tipped to (stage) rebound 
    DESPITE the gloom that set in over the market for initial public offerings (IPO) late last year, most investment experts expect more deals to come in this year – especially on the junior board Market for Alternative Investment (MAI).
    Corporate
  • Thu, 03 Jan 2019 04:00
    Government uses ‘national security’ as cudgel against active citizens
    POLITICAL activists and dissidents tend to be the victims of privacy violations as they are targeted by government surveillance due to so-called “security concerns”, say experts and right defenders.
    national
  • Mon, 31 Dec 2018 01:00
    Extreme weather a wake-up call: experts
    NEED TO BE MORE PREPARED AND ADAPT AFTER BILLION-DOLLAR DISASTERS OF 2018
    national
  • Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
    Frozen wages compromising standard of living of workers across country
    WORKERS ARE expected to reap some gains from political campaigns in the run-up to the upcoming general election, but most of them are still struggling to make ends meet due to both the economic slowdown and disruptions caused by technology, experts said. 
    business
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