Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
Actor’s family put under police microscope in high-profile money-laundering probe
THE PARENTS of actor Jiratpisit Jaravijit, a suspect in a fraud and money-laundering case, may be joining their famous son in hot water over a Bt800 million bitcoin scam, as police consider applying for their arrest warrants over money-laundering charges.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
Cashless microfinance trend in India offers model for helping Thailand’s poor
THE integration of cashless technology in microfinance lending in Mumbai is being studied as a model for how the innovation’s success in India’s business hub can be applied to help the urban poor in Thailand.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 12:26
Thai students scoop up Microsoft, Adobe prizes in US competitions
Six Thai students were feted by parents, teachers and friends on arrival at Suvarnabhumi Airport on Sunday night, returning from the United States wreathed in hi-tech glory.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 01:00
Commercial Bank inaugurates micro-finance firm in Myanmar
THE COMMERCIAL Bank of Ceylon has opened a microfinance company as its second subsidiary in Myanmar, two years after opening a Representative Office in Yangon that offers advisory services, banking, funds transfer and encashment services to Sri Lankan and Bangladeshi businesses operating in the country.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:20
Microsoft profit climbs as cloud grows
Microsoft on Thursday said its revenue and profit climbed in the recently ended quarter as its bets on cloud computing services and artificial intelligence helped lift earnings.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
The revolting Aussies building empires in their homes
Inside Australia’s micronations boom, where kings rule from their living rooms
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
Thai team to explore North Pole to better protect ecosystem
A THAI TEAM will be the first from Asia to explore the North Pole on a mission to conduct underwater exploration and the impact of microplastics on marine life.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
Thai students seek job security with local firms amid change to 4.0, survey says
WHILE MANY Thai students hope to work for global giants such as Google and Microsoft, most still consider domestic firms and state enterprises ideal employers, a study has revealed.
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 07:48
Microsoft urges regulation of face-recognizing tech
Microsoft's chief legal officer on Friday called for regulation of facial recognition technology due to the risk to privacy and human rights.
Sat, 07 Jul 2018 01:00
Volvo’s Thai unit backs global beach clean-up campaign
VOLVO Car Thailand has joined Volvo’s global campaign on reducing plastic usage, removing plastic waste from the environment and increasing awareness for the crucial worldwide issue of seaborne microplastics pollution in the ocean.
Auto & Audio
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
Country heading for Bt286 bn hit from cyber attacks, study finds
CYBER security threats could potentially cost the Thai economy Bt286 billion, equating to 2.2 per cent of total gross domestic products (GDP), a study has found.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 12:40
Workshop educates officials, MSMEs on ecommerce
An ecommerce workshop was held for government officials and international micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) at JD Central’s headquarters in Gaysorn Tower.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 14:31
Microsoft looks past next-gen Xbox to cloud games
The head of Xbox on Sunday said Microsoft is hard at work on a next-generation console along with a cloud service that would let players stream games to any device.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 12:00
Plastic, toxins found in Antarctica
In the latest depressing news about how we humans are destroying nature, Greenpeace reports that it discovered plastic pollution and hazardous chemicals during a recent expedition to the Antarctic. Laboratory analysis of water and snow samples has revealed the presence of microplastics and persistent chemicals.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
Antarctic mission reveals remotest wilderness is poisoned by plastic
Laboratory analysis of water and snow samples, gathered during a recent Greenpeace expedition to the Antarctic, has revealed the presence of microplastics and persistent chemicals, respectively, in the majority of samples tested.