Sat, 23 Feb 2019 09:50
Venture capitalists step up backing for startups
Corporate venture capital funds (CVC) are committing to focus more this year on accelerating Thai startups and their ecosystem, with the aim to help the nation achieve the status of the most significant startup country in the region.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:20
Intouch looks to invest in startups
InVent, the venture-capital arm of Intouch Holdings, has invested Bt40 million in a Series B financing round for Ecartstudio, a Thai enterprise location-based application developer and consultant.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
Innovation Agency reinvents itself for multi-sector integration
As it seeks to facilitate the country’s move towards an innovative economy, the National Innovation Agency (NIA) is also disrupting its own structure.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 14:25
Thai Life Insurance reinvents its business model for 2019
Aiming for sustained growth, Thai Life Insurance has announced a plan for 2019 based on a reinvention of its business model.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
Reinvented Softbank launches new all-Asia fund for AI startups
SOFTBANK Ventures Asia, which recently renamed itself to reflect its broadened focus on startups in the Asia-Pacific region beyond South Korea, will form a new investment fund dedicated to artificial intelligence startups in Asia with “globally disruptive” products and services this year.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
Inventors show their stuff
The 2019 edition of “Thai Inventors’ Day returns this Saturday (February 2) to event halls 102104 of the Bangkok and International Trade Exhibition Centre (Bitec) Bang Na.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
Brexit is just part of the human circle
Show me a man or a woman alone and I’ll show you a saint. Give me two and they’ll fall in love. Give me three and they’ll invent the charming thing we call “society”. Give me four and they’ll build a pyramid. Give me five and they’ll make one an outcast.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 18:13
"We are all makers" exhibition to be held next weekend
The largest exhibition of inventions and innovations by makers in Southeast Asia: Maker Faire Bangkok 2019 : WE ARE ALL MAKERS, will be held next weekend in front of the Street Ratchada.
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:00
Grow your ‘learning mindset’ to be transformational
IT IS because of learning that the light bulb was invented. It is also learning that allowed the discovery of electricity to power that light bulb. All the advancements in our world that make our lives better exist because of learning.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 06:48
Worldwide web inventor wants new 'contract' to make web safe
The inventor of the worldwide web on Monday called for a "contract" to make internet safe and accessible for everyone as Europe's largest tech event began in Lisbon amid a backlash over its role in spreading "fake news".
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 06:59
Stanford most innovative university in world
For the fourth year running, Stanford University tops Reuters' ranking of the World's Most Innovative Universities, a list that identifies and ranks the educational institutions doing the most to advance science, invent new technologies and power new markets and industries.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 18:11
Student-inventors bring home load of metal from worldwide competition
Fifteen Thai students in nine teams have won two gold, three silver and two bronze medals, along with five special awards at the International Exhibition for Young Inventors (IEYI) 2018 in New Delhi, India, during October 17-21.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 14:48
How Charles Aznavour changed music forever
Charles Aznavour reinvented popular music one cold December night in Paris in 1960.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 20:51
As sleepy Thai town gets MotoGP makeover, is F1 next?
A sleepy Thai town with dreams of reinventing itself as a global sports hub faces its first test this week when it hosts the country's first MotoGP.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
InVent to invest in Choco Card, start-ups
INVENT is investing Bt40 million in Choco Card Enterprise to provide a customer-relationship management (CRM) platform for small- and medium-enterprises (SMEs). The company also plans to spend around Bt100 million in three new emerging start-ups by the end of this year.