Fri, 23 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Step on cyberbullying
The Digital Economy and Society Ministry and DTAC have jointly configured a collaborative working framework for an anti-cyberbullying programme to address the growing problem in Thailand.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:43:33
Swiss put aside Myanmar concerns
THE lack of a legal framework for the protection of foreign investors and intellectual property rights may not deter Swiss businesses from investing in Myanmar, said Livia Leu, a senior Swiss economic official.
Sat, 10 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Extra eye on the road
The DrivePro 230 dashcam from Transcend Information Inc has a Sony Exmor sensor, allowing it to capture high-resolution images at 1080-pixel and Full HD video at 30 frames per second with extremely fine tonal gradation, even in low light.
Fri, 02 Mar 2018 01:00:00
World's first hand-painted film vies for an Oscar
Gdansk, Pologne - Vying for an Oscar, "Loving Vincent" is the world's first animated feature film painted by hand -- all 65,000 frames -- in the distinct style of Vincent van Gogh.
Thu, 01 Mar 2018 01:00:00
SEC closes in on digital currency rules
THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) plans to introduce a regulatory framework governing investment in digital currencies, including the fast-moving trend for initial coin offerings (ICO).
Tue, 27 Feb 2018 15:11:43
Asean agreement on investment funds
The Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand (SEC), the Securities Commission Malaysia, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance the Asean Collective Investment Schemes (CIS) Framework, according to a press release from the Thailand SEC on Tuesday.
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:00:00
$15 bn in frame for bilateral trade with Cambodia
THAILAND and Cambodia are working towards the goal of trade flows between the neighbours reaching US$15 billion in 2020, a jump of almost 10 per cent from the US$6.16 billion booked in 2017, a senior Thai trade official said on the eve of the sixth meeting of the Joint Trade Committee (JTC) today.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Greater Mekong states endorse joint five-year plan
THE ENVIRONMENT ministers of the six Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) states have endorsed the Core Environment Programme (CEP) Strategic Framework and Action Plan for 2018 to 2022 for member countries to work together on environmental issues and environmentally friendly development.
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 16:17:49
Further election delay if revised MP, senator laws reviewed by CDC
NLA President Pornpetch Wichitcholchai said on Thursday that the creation of a joint law-review committee to examine the two last organic laws governing the selections of MPs and senators would not further delay the election beyond February of next year, as the review is a normal process that could conclude within the timeframe given.
Mon, 29 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Thailand in the frame for ethical animal selfies campaign
MORE THAN 250,000 people across the world have registered their support for the “Wildlife Selfie Code”, which aims at ending the irresponsible taking of selfies with wild animals.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Vow for digital economy to be a reality this year
GOVERNMENT ministers have vowed to make the digital economy become a reality in Thailand this year by accelerating changes to the legal and regulatory framework and the roll out of high-speed Internet services to all parts of the country.
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 07:10:31
Tesla again delays target for ramping up Model 3 output
Tesla Motors on Wednesday again pushed back the time-frame for ramping up production of the closely-watched Model 3 vehicle, its sedan aimed at the middle market.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:11:12
Proposed party amendment ‘may affect election road map’
A proposed amendment of the political party law could be pursued but it would affect timeframes under the election road map, National Legislative Assembly (NLA) president Pornpetch Wichitcholchai said on Tuesday.
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Views sought on Singapore short-term home rentals
THE Singapore government, which has charged two men with unauthorised short-term letting of apartments, said yesterday it plans to seek public feedback soon on a regulatory framework for allowing such accommodation.
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Tobacco industry thwarting smoking control aims, WHO says
Interference by the tobacco industry will remain an impediment in fully implementing effective tobacco control measures under the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in Southeast Asia.