• Wed, 26 Jun 2019 01:00
    Greenpeace, stick with pollution not globalist politics
    Re: “Asean Framework fails to protect SE Asia from plastic tsunami”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
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  • Tue, 25 Jun 2019 01:00
    Asean framework fails to protect SE Asia from plastic tsunami
    The Bangkok Declaration and the Asean Framework of Action on Marine Debris announced at Asean’s summit last weekend are good examples of how regional action can be achieved to address a common challenge.
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  • Mon, 13 May 2019 01:00
    Vietnam, EU work to enhance comprehensive partnership
    The first meeting of the European Union-Vietnam Joint Committee for the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Framework Agreement on Comprehensive Partnership and Cooperation (PCA) took place in Hanoi on Friday.
  • Wed, 24 Apr 2019 01:00
    New pacts expected to boost Asean GDP growth
    THE SIGNING of two agreements to liberalise investment and services trade within Asean was the highlight of the 25th Asean Economic Ministers’ Retreat (AEMR), which concluded yesterday.
  • Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
    Country returning to  undemocratic rule, warns senior Pheu Thai figure
    WITH REPORTS predicting the setting up of a national unity government to tackle the political deadlock, veteran politician Phumtham Wechayachai said yesterday that the Constitution and the legal framework had indeed been designed to cause complications and difficulties that would draw the nation down the path to undemocratic rule.
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  • Fri, 05 Apr 2019 11:46
    Four Asean central banks agree to pursue local-currency settlements
    Governors of the central banks of four Southeast Asian nations signed letters of intent on Friday outlining a framework for local-currency settlements.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
    Legal framework urged amid blockchain disruption
    AS BLOCKCHAIN disrupts the banking and finance industry in Vietnam, experts urged that caution was needed in its application together with a proper legal framework to limit risks and ensure development is on the right track.
  • Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
    Bangkok Declaration must wait until June
    ASEAN COUNTRIES yesterday agreed to work together closely to deal with the region’s serious marine trash problem, with leaders of the grouping expected to endorse the Bangkok Declaration at the Asean Summit in Bangkok in June.
  • Sat, 02 Mar 2019 01:00
    Security cooperation plan pushed for defence ministers' meeting
    The Defence Ministry will propose a “3S” model framework to push forward security cooperation in the upcoming Asean Defence Ministers’ Meeting [ADMM] and ADMM-Plus to be hosted by Thailand in Bangkok this year.
  • Thu, 28 Feb 2019 01:00
    Universities told to get ready for cut-back teacher training course
    THE NEW qualification framework for teachers will soon go into effect, forcing all teacher-training institutes to comply despite protests from some.
  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
    New guide drawn up for teacher-education programme
    THE OFFICE of Higher Education Commission (Ohec) will consider a new Thai Qualifications Framework (TQF) for teacher-education programmes next month.
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Teachers-to-be can graduate with poor English, panel decides
    A STRONG grasp of the English language will not be required of teacher-education graduates, the committee in charge of preparing a teacher qualifications framework has decided.
  • Thu, 29 Nov 2018 01:00
    World Bank board backs strategy for Thailand
    The World Bank’s board of directors has endorsed a new country partnership framework for Thailand, defining its engagement with the country from 2019 to 2022.
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:29
    NBTC signs 5G development deal with 5GMF
    The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) on October 18 signed a letter of intent with Japan’s Fifth Generation Mobile Communications Promotion Forum (5GMF) to create the framework of collaboration for the development of 5G wireless broadband service in Thailand and Japan.
  • Mon, 15 Oct 2018 17:51
    Corteva Agriscience and IRRI announce rice tech partnership
    Corteva Agriscience – the agriculture division of US giant DowDuPont – and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) on Monday announced a multi-year framework agreement on collaborative rice research, deployment of new breeding technologies and the development of breeding programmes.
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