Thu, 08 Nov 2018 20:13
Pattaya eyes MICE market
Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) and Pattaya have moved to hasten the implementation of Thailand MICE Venue Standards (TMVS) as key strategy for the development of MICE City, as well as to leverage the quality and MICE-related services in the east, especially the TMVS for Special Event Venue Category to serve business growth.
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
Expo chiefs promote Pattaya as MICE city
THE Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is joining with Pattaya officials to hasten the implementation of Thailand MICE Venue Standards (TMVS) as a strategy for the development of what they are hailing as a MICE City.
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.
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.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 08:29
Russia blocks publication of UN report critical of N. Korea
Russia has blocked the publication of a UN report on the implementation of sanctions against North Korea because it disagrees with some of the findings, Moscow's ambassador to the world body said Thursday.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 06:00
Businesses, shoppers must see how they can save and profit, Asia-Europe Meeting concurs
ENVIRONMENTAL experts have called for financial incentives to spur the urgent implementation of plastic-waste reduction efforts and mitigate threats to marine life and life in general.
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 12:33
Dtac staff now rated on strengths, not weaknesses
Dtac has announced the implementation of a new strengths-based development programme for its employees.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 06:35
US presses UN Security Council to sanction Iran
The United States urged fellow UN Security Council members Wednesday to punish Iran for "malign behavior" in the Middle East, at a meeting on implementation of the 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
Public hearings to be held to overhaul university admissions
PUBLIC HEARINGS will be held on the plan to improve the Thai University Central Admission System (TCAS), which has drawn intense criticism in its first year of implementation.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
TCAS: A practical lesson in flawed implementation
USED FOR the first time this year, the Thai University Central Admission System (TCAS) is proving great in theory but flawed in practice.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 18:40
Crackdown on illegal hotels, land encroachment on Koh Phi Phi
Officials are investigating the construction of 34 villas and a big swimming pool on about 40 rai of land on Koh Phi Phi Don. Officials are also taking action regarding implementation of the Immigration Act whilst checking hotels and hostels on the island.
Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00
Ex-charter drafter frowns over endless reform plans
BORWORNSAK SAYS FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION PROCESS TO |CONTINUE, PRAYUT WILL HAVE TO RETURN AS PM AFTER ELECTION
Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00
PANEL SEEKS TO EASE IMPACT OF RULE CHANGE
The subcommittee on education measures to reduce the impact from the adoption of new accounting standards of financial instruments (IFRS9) has agreed to collaborate with the Bank of Thailand and the Federation of Accounting Processions, under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King, to minimise the disruption to businesses and decide the date of implementation.
Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
Online VES system to ease cross-border journeys
AS PART OF continuous efforts to enhance the delivery of services to traders and the public, Brunei’s Royal Customs and Excise Department (RCED) has announced the implementation of an online Vehicle Exit/Entry System.
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 16:50
Prawit assigns Army to draw up guidance handbook for officials dealing with protesters
The defence minister has assigned the Royal Thai Army to prepare a handbook providing implementation guidelines for officials dealing with protesters, a ministry spokesman said on Monday.