Fri, 04 Jan 2019 11:32
Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk has Thailand in its sights
Surat Thani - Tourists marooned on Thai islands hunkered down Friday as Tropical Storm Pabuk edged closer, forcing airports and ferries to close and bringing downpours and massive sea swells hours before its expected landfall.
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:00
Motorcycle hire company sees fifth year of growth
CAPITAL Summit has set its sights on significant growth in motorcycle hire contracts and outstanding loans in 2019.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
An indestructible army has humanity in its sights
Superbugs will ‘kill millions’ by 2050 unless countries act now, OECD warns
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 14:42
Shining the spotlight on Isaan
Seacon Bangkae turns its sights on “Modern I-Isaan” over the next week, showcasing products an and traditional knowledge from the Northeast from a different angle.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
Toshiba sets sights on No 3 spot in Thai appliances market
TOSHIBA Thailand yesterday announced ambitious growth targets, setting its sights on becoming the third-biggest producer in the country’s electrical appliance market within three years.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
Carabao chases lead in energy drinks
CARABAO has set its sights on becoming the No 1 player in Thailand’s Bt32 billion energy drink market within two to three years under a target to increase its market share from the current 26 per cent to 35 per cent.
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 01:00
Entrepreneur looks for sweet rewards from export push
A PRODUCER of the Thai traditional snack known as krayasat – with rice and coconut among the main ingredients – has its sights set on the Asean and European markets this year when its manufacturing plant in Nakhon Ratchasima province is due to gain key accreditation standards.
Wed, 17 May 2017 19:40
Foxes owners King Power to buy Belgian club
AFTER TURNING underachievers Leicester City into Premier League champions, King Power International has turned its sights on OH Leuven, agreeing to buy the Belgian second-tier club.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 01:00
Farm tech suppliers seek Asean harvest
THE COMPANY behind a major European agriculture exhibition has its sights set on Asean as a prime market for the continent’s farm technology and as a base to expand its own brand.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 18:26
Chinese tech giant eyes global market with custom chip
BEIJING - Chinese technology giant Xiaomi on Tuesday unveiled an in-house processor, setting its sights on a top-tier global market long dominated by American companies.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 01:00
TV Burabha revamps to focus on global growth
TV BURABHA, a documentary-production house, has set its sights on international growth through co-production and funding to help spread the risk from local economic turbulence and changes in the broadcasting industry.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 01:00
VGI has high hopes for Malaysian ad-media market under new partnerships
AFTER forging a joint venture with three Malaysian advertising agencies, VGI Global Media has set its sights on building a strong presence in that country as a total out-of-home advertising-media solution through new partners.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 01:00
Bosch eyes big growth in Myanmar
BOSCH GROUP, a global supplier of technology and services, has set its sights on growing its business in Myanmar by 18-70 per cent a year, banking on continued high demand for automotive aftermarket products.
The German company started operations in Myan
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 01:02
A Myanmar bank’s e-wallet scheme to go nationwide
YANGON - Myanmar Apex Bank, the nation’s first bank to offer an e-wallet service, has set its sights on expanding the service across the country in three months, banking on the high mobile phone penetration rate.
Thu, 14 Jul 2016 10:11
Eyewear e-commerce start-up sets its sights on regional expansion
CEO of www.glazziq.com focuses on selling high-quality, affordable glasses designed in-house and made on OEM basis; buyers also benefit from simple, fresh browsing experience