Thu, 15 Nov 2018 06:31
60,000 foreigners eyed for nursing care in Japan
The Japanese government presented on Wednesday the estimated maximum number of foreign workers to be accepted in 14 envisaged business fields over the five years from fiscal 2019, releasing such figures as 60,000 people in nursing care, 53,000 in eating out, 40,000 in construction and 36,500 in agriculture.
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:38
Vietnam: South China Sea issues come under the spotlight
Discussions and forums on the South China Sea (called East Sea by Vietnam) have become sources of interdisciplinary study among scholars and researchers from the fields of politics, social policy, environment and strategy over the past decade.
Sun, 21 Oct 2018 11:38
Elephants ruin Korat corn harvest
Nakhon Ratchasima farmers have been promised assistance after wild elephants from Thap Lan National Park ravaged cornfields as much as two kilometres away.
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
China’s innovation revolution – where will it find the people?
For China to achieve its goals of transforming its economy through innovation, it requires a new generation of highly skilled people in fields which will be essential for the future.
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 10:31
Nakhon Phanom may seek more than Bt300 million to help flood-hit farmers
The Nakhon Phanom provincial administration may have to seek more than Bt300 million from the government to compensate farmers in 12 districts whose paddy fields were hit by floods, the provincial governor said on Saturday.
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:00
Bids begin for Erawan and Bongkot
CHEVRON THAILAND Holdings Ltd, PTT Exploration and Production Plc (PTTEP) and PTTEP Energy Development competed yesterday in an auction for the Erawan and Bongkot petroleum fields.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:53
About 200,000 rai of rice fields in Korat affected by drought
Rice plants in some 200,000 rai (32,000 hectares) of fields in Nakhon Ratchasima’s eight districts are dying due to the lack of water after months without rain, an agricultural official said on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
Auctions today for gas fields worth billions
Auctions were scheduled for today on concessions for the Erawan and Bongkot offshore natural gas fields, Energy Minister Siri Jirapongphan said yesterday.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 14:34
Farmers told to harvest by Saturday
Farmers whose paddy fields are in 12 basins in seven central provinces were told to speed up their rice harvest and finish it by Saturday as their fields will be turned into floodwater retention areas.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 18:27
Chinese delegation promotes bilateral trade
Chinese investors are seeking opportunities in the fields of smart electronics, eco-agriculture, digital industry, tourism services, culture and education in Thailand, according to Chinese State Councilor Wang Yong.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 08:36
Top 10 most promising fields using robots
The Chinese Institute of Electronics issued a report on the most promising fields using robots after the 2018 World Robot Conference kicked off in Beijing on Aug 15.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 06:55
Giant 'Buddha's palm' appears in Inner Mongolia
A massive "Buddha's palm", which is a piece of earth art, has been made on the grassland near Erenhot city in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region. The palm occupies an area of 40,000 square meters, equaling six soccer fields.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
Can Cambodia’s farmers survive climate change?
WITH FIELDS TOO HOT, |PRODUCTIVITY TOO LOW, IT’S NO SURPRISE THAT THAILAND CONTINUES TO SEE AN INFLUX OF CAMBODIAN MIGRANT WORKERS
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:50
Roi Et rushes to plug flood barrier
Failed attempts to plug the breached 25-metre section of flood barrier in Tambon Wang Luang of Roi Et's Selaphum district, which allowed water to submerge 15,000 rai of rice fields in seven sub-districts, had prompted the authorities to adjust the action plan, said district chief Suraporn Maicharoen.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:05
Paddy fields inundated after Roi Et road partly washed away by flash floods
The Chi River in Roi Et’s Selaphum district burst its banks and flooded more1,000 rai (160 hectares) of paddy fields on Monday morning.