Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:14
Govt launches electronic waste crackdown
Provincial Administration Department director-general Arthit Boonyasophat has instructed all district chiefs to dispatch teams led by kamnans (tambon officials) and village heads to check electronic waste-recycling factories.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
Plenty of puppies without farms
Re: “The deadly link between Thai puppy factories and rabies”, Opinion, August 3.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
The deadly link between Thai puppy factories and rabies
Humans rarely contract rabies from some crazed foaming-at-the-mouth beast in the street. The majority are bitten by their own pet
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 16:45
A day to celebrate chocolate
Movenpick Hotels & Resorts properties around the world celebrate World Chocolate Day on July 7 by turning their lobbies into a chocolate factories for “Chocolate Hour”, which in-house pastry chefs will serve Movenpick signature chocolate and give live demonstrations of everything from rolling truffles to icing cupcakes.
Sun, 24 Jun 2018 15:32
Korat governor helps as vast quantity of fruit sells out at famous attraction
Chaiyaphum pineapple farmers, who suffered as the price of the fruit plunged to just Bt1 per kilogram at canning factories, were overjoyed on Sunday as the 17 tonnes of produce they had taken to sell at Nakhon Ratchasima's Thao Suranaree Monument Plaza sold out within an hour.
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 01:00
Poisonous electronic waste being processed in secret: Ministry
Four factories lose licences, banned from importing e-waste for 10 years
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 16:49
Supplement scare prompts inspection of all factories
All factories manufacturing dietary supplements and cosmetics will be inspected over the next three months, permanent secretary for public health Jessada Chokdamrongsuk announced on Monday.
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 16:23
Police summon nine alleged celebrity endorsers of ‘substandard’ skin products
Nine Thai celebrities who have endorsed skin-care and health products related to a recent raid of “Magic Skin” factories have been summoned to give information to police on May 4-7.
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:02
Index Living Mall unveils long-term energy-saving plan
Index Living Mall on Tuesday announced a long-term plan to save energy, with an investment of more than Bt300 million to install a solar-roof system at its premises, starting at six factories and branches that require a high power supply.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:00
Appliance maker embraces intelligent equipment
GREE, a major Chinese home appliance maker, is ramping up efforts in intelligent manufacturing by setting up unmanned factories and using industrial robots in a variety of production cycles, as part of its broader push to upgrade the country's manufacturing industry.
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:04
New TMI subsidiary meets all power plants’ needs
Theeramongkol Industries (TMI) has set up a subsidiary, Theeramongkol Energy, catering to all types of power-generating factories.
Sat, 23 Dec 2017 01:00
Cambodia can’t escape cement imports
FOUR NEW Cambodian cement factories are set to come online in the near future, tripling the number of local producers, but insiders and officials say that even increased capacity will not significantly lower rates of cement imports to Cambodia due to the high costs of local production.
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 14:10
Two factories damaged by fire in Bangkok
A paint factory and a metal factory in Bangkok’s Yannawa district were damaged by fire on Friday morning.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 01:00
Businesses crank up plans for factories amid policy support
THE number of applications for new factory operations or expansion of existing facilities for the first 11 months of the year has come in at 4,710, similar to the year-earlier period but with higher investment value, the Department of Industrial Works said.
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 01:00
SCG to buy US coal after Prayut visit
SIAM CEMENT Group (SCG) will import 155,000 tonnes of US coal for its cement factories in Thailand and other Asean countries while cutting back on Indonesian coal, said Kalin Sarasin, a senior SCG executive and chairman of the Thai Chamber of Commerce and Board of Trade.