• Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
    Asean industrial 4.0 plan first priority for Thailand 
    IN ITS FIRST move as this year’s Asean chair, Thailand is pushing for a cohesive regional industrial 4.0 development plan and to implement guidelines on non-tariff measures across the region. 
    Economy
  • Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:20
    Japan plans to draw up guidelines for underwater drones
    The government plans to draw up guidelines for underwater drones by fiscal 2020, reflecting the need for rules to prevent accidents as the use of such vehicles by the private sector is expected to increase, according to sources. 
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 12:40
    Warning issued after hydrogen-filled balloon injures boy
    After three people were injured on January 2 when a hydrogen-filled party balloon exploded inside a car, the Disease Control Department (DCD) has issued a warning and guidelines for reducing the risk.
    national
  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
    Cannabis growers will be given guidelines: Prajin
    FARMERS planning to grow cannabis once it is legalised for medical and research purposes next month have been told to contact authorities.
    national
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 06:52
    Trump panel recommends guns in schools to keep US students safe
    A safety panel set up by US President Donald Trump in the wake of numerous school shootings recommended Tuesday that schools consider arming staff, using veterans as guards and reversing Obama-era guidelines.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 16 Dec 2018 07:00
    Four-step plan issued to rid Thailand of garbage
    The Pollution Control Department (PCD) has issued four guidelines for related agencies to achieve the country's goal of eliminating 7.7 million tonnes of garbage within next year.
    national
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
    Old guidelines on teachers’ ethics to get a revamp
    New regulations to clarify limits and responsibilities of staff in schools
    national
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:29
    Army guilty of abusing rights, says NHRC
    Saying the beating of military draftees is a violation of their rights, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called on the Army to set guidelines for appropriate ways to punish infractions.
    national
  • Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
    National strategy: political gamesmanship and Thailand 4.0 don’t mix
    Reviewing the 20-year national strategy, it’s striking how few specifics are laid down. By itself, this should not be surprising since a strategy, by nature, is only meant to provide broad guidelines and goals while allowing flexibility in implementation to meet shifting circumstances in our fast-changing world.
    your say
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:21
    Asean defence chiefs ink world's first multilateral air code
    Asean defence chiefs have inked the world's first multilateral air guidelines aimed at keeping the increasingly congested skies safe for military aircraft and preventing skirmishes over the high seas.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
    ANALYSIS: Principle of voluntary cooperation not helping tackle climate change
    "Building on the progress made so far, countries now need to take a decisive step forward in preparing the ambitious and balanced outcome that we need in Katowice [Poland],” executive secretary of UN Climate Change, Patricia Espinosa, said at a press conference in Bangkok on Monday, ahead of the week-long Climate Conference in Bangkok, which ended on Sunday.
    national
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:00
    Boost for digital banking
    Banking club issues new guidelines to tackle increasing rush after last week’s breakdown.
    business
  • Thu, 23 Aug 2018 19:30
    Guidelines set for media as ABC airs interview and 2 others wait their turn
    The media may ask for permission to interview the 13 members of the Mu Pa (Wild Boar) Academy Mae Sai, who were rescued from the flooded Tham Luang cave under the world’s spotlight last month.
    national
  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 18:06
    Prayut distances himself from ‘respect’ order
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha defended the controversial guidelines for taking his photo by saying the order was made three years ago and he was baffled about why it had only surfaced now.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 01:00
    Thailand developing guidelines to end torture of suspects in custody
    OFFICIAL GUIDELINES to prevent the torture and abuse of people in custody are being drawn up as part of a joint operation between the Thai Justice Ministry and the Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT), an international NGO.
    national
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