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.
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.
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.
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.
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:00
Boost for digital banking
Banking club issues new guidelines to tackle increasing rush after last week’s breakdown.
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.
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.
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.
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 01:00
Draft on govt data framework ready for Cabinet nod by October
THE DATA framework draft, which sets guidelines for all state agencies when they collect and record business data, is expected to be sent to the Cabinet for approval in October this year.
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 01:00
Psychiatrist suggests path to recovery for footballers
Says they should be seen as victims of an unexpected natural disaster; urges society to give them space for rehabilitation.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:54
Psychiatrist suggests path to recovery
The Royal College of Psychiatrists of Thailand has offered guidelines for treating the 13 footballers after they’re all rescued from the Chiang Rai cave.
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 12:40
Ease boys back into normal life, psychiatrist advises
A psychiatrist who specialises in child and adolescent issues offered guidelines on Wednesday by which the 12 young footballers trapped in the Chiang Rai cave can avoid lingering trauma over their ordeal.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:27
Wary of hacks, World Cup teams get serious on cybersecurity
Bronnitsy, Russia - Fearful of data breaches and keen to avoid embarrassing images surfacing in the home of 'kompromat', several teams at the World Cup in Russia have enforced rigid guidelines to shield their players from hacks.
Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00
Lao journalists are urged to inspire readers
TIMELINESS, PRECISION and colourful delivery ARE STRESSED as guidelines for media
Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00
First policy guidelines on satellite industry head initiatives to boost digital economy
TECHNOLOGY officials will present to Cabinet next month the first policy guidelines on the country’s satellite industry in an effort boost innovation and spur investment flows in the field.