Tue, 12 Mar 2019 19:54
TOA Paint’s new president vows to continue policy direction, AEC expansion plans as he take up the reins
TOA Paint (Thailand) has appointed Prakorn Makjumroen as its new president to replace Pongcherd Jameekornkul, who retired from TOA on January 2 after a long career at the company.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 01:00
How challenges can be harnessed for GROWTH
HAVING just shepherded LPN Development Plc through the developer’s designated Year of Change in 2018, Opas Sripayak is not one to spend much time looking back on the past. But the figures tell a story: when he took over at LPN in 2006, it had sales of Bt3 billion; they now top Bt10 billion and LPN is a top 10 player in the industry.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
SMART CITY, AIRCRAFT PARTS TOP FRENCH LIST
French investors are interested in smart city projects and the aircraft-parts industry, said Narit Therdsteerasukdi, deputy secretary general of the Board of Investment (BOI).
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:05
Dead whales on Songkhla beaches
The remains of two young Omura whales were separately found on Songkhla’s beaches. They were probably from the same herd.
Mon, 17 Dec 2018 12:20
BOI drums up S Korean investors’ interest
A Board of Investment road show in South Korea earlier this month persuaded 30 firms to expand their investments in Thailand, focusing on medical equipment and digital technology, BOI deputy secretary general Narit Therdsteerasukdi said on Monday.
Mon, 17 Dec 2018 07:09
Liverpool back on top as Shaqiri sinks United, Arsenal's unbeaten run ends
Liverpool powered back to the top of the Premier League as Xherdan Shaqiri inspired a 3-1 win over bitter rivals Manchester United, while Arsenal's 22-match unbeaten run was shattered by a shock defeat at Southampton on Sunday.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
Buffaloes join the herd in sharing economy
A DAIRY THAT rents pregnant buffaloes from local Luang Prabang farmers is testing the commercial viability of the sharing economy model in Luang Prabang, where local people do not consume a large amount of dairy products.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 16:28
Flooding forces elephants to enter residential area in Indonesia
Floods have forced a herd of 11 wild elephants to flee their natural habitat and enter plantation areas located near a residential compound in Tapung district, Kampar regency, Riau province.
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 11:16
Motorists warned of wild elephants parading on road in Prachin Buri
Khao Yai National Park authorities warned motorists on Wednesday to drive with caution as a herd of wild elephants had taken to parading on the road that runs through the park in Prachin Buri.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 17:59
Elephants go for stroll in national park, delight tourists and officials
A herd of wild elephants went for a walk on the road that runs through Khao Yai National Park in Nakhon Ratchasima province on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:07
Two buffaloes hit, injured by car on Bangkok roadside
Two water buffaloes from an abandoned herd were hit and severely injured by a car on a road in Bangkok’s Prawet district late on Monday night.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
A love that never dies
One of the best-known romantic dramas in Thai film history makes it return to the screen
movie & TV
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
Chinese farmers swap sheep for skis ahead of Olympics
It may be hot outside but that doesn’t stop doctors and former shepherds on skis snowploughing on giant white treadmills on the outskirts of Beijing – part of the battalions of workers learning the sport ahead of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
A shepherd’s rite
Chile's rock art Llamas divulge secrets of ancient desert culture
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:35
Horses loose on Phetchabun roadside cause bus crash, passenger death
A bus swerving to avoid a herd of horses ended up in the ditch on a Phetchabun road early on Tuesday, leading to the death of one passenger and injuries to 26 others.