Wed, 19 Sep 2018 21:00
Mocking teacher serves to keep up standards
HEATED debates about a teacher’s incorrect marking of a girl’s homework may sound like people are making a mountain of a molehill. Human errors, after all, are not unprecedented.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:00
CRC Thai Watsadu bets on rebranding to double sales in next five years
CRC Thai Watsadu Ltd, a unit of Central Retail Corporation that operates home improvement centres, yesterday said it is merging its HomeWorks stores into its baan & BEYOND network.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:38
School boy, 14, runs for Vermont governor
Most 14-year-old American schoolboys might be fixated on baseball, chasing girls and dodging their homework. Not Ethan Sonneborn. He's running for governor in Vermont.
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 12:00
England World Cup penalty hero Pickford says he did the homework
Goalkeeper Jordan Pickford said he had done his research on Colombia and that his "power and agility" helped save Carlos Bacca's penalty in a nail-biting shootout victory that saw England reach the World Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday.
Wed, 23 May 2018 10:25
HP ‘rescues’ homework with Disney themes
HP Thailand has announced “HP Homework Rescue”, a campaign that challenges kids to conquer their homework with HP DeskJet Ink Advantage.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:00
Luksika does her homework ahead of major test
Thai qualifier Luksika Kumkhum is ready to take the centre stage on Wednesday morning against Swiss hotshot Belinda Bencic in the second round of the women’s singles in Melbourne.
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 16:43
Homework relief in the works for school students
Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has called for a reduction of students’ homework load.
Sun, 03 Dec 2017 14:45
Home improvement store opens in Pattaya
CRC Thai Watsadu Co, Thailand’s leading retail operator for home improvement products under three different brands Thai Watsadu, homeWork, and baan & BEYOND, has just opened a new baan & BEYOND store in Pattaya.
Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:18
Pattaya gets a baan & Beyond store
CRC Thai Watsadu, the business unit of Central Group that sells Thai Watsadu, homeWork and baan & Beyond home-improvement products, opened the latest baan & Beyond store in Pattaya on Thursday (November 30).
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:00
Dealing with the homework pandemic
Believe it or not, homework, not smog or housing prices, is causing nervous breakdowns for Chinese parents. Chinese social media are full of stories about neighbours hearing parents yelling while helping their children with homework.
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 01:00
Students are now suffering because policymakers failed to do their homework
Something big is happening in Thai education, with policymakers overhauling the way students enrol in universities.The move will affect millions of children who are preparing to pursue higher education.
Tue, 16 Feb 2016 01:00
Eyes on the “inter” prize, Slot Machine is ready to pay off
Just how hot is Slot Machine, Thailand’s hottest rock band? Since late September the quartet has been maintaining a gruelling 24/7 schedule, playing everywhere but also doing nightly “homework with their teacher”
Tue, 21 Jul 2015 01:00
Central's retail units move to shore up sales
AIMING to counter the negative impact from the lower spending power of Thai consumers, especially in the farming sector as the drought drags on, Central Group's retail business units, including HomeWorks and Central Food Retail, are initiating strategies
Wed, 06 May 2015 17:12
Rules and regulations can hamper e-commerce: FedEx
The digital age offers new business opportunities to the growing number of e-commerce start-ups, but these companies need to do homework on rules and restrictions that could derail their businesses, said an executive of FedEx Express.
Sat, 13 Dec 2014 01:00
Denmark's jihadist rehab: homework, football and Islam
How do you turn around a young man who is determined to destroy the West? In the Danish city of Aarhus, you take him to a cafe or a public library and talk about football.