Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
Making hearts healthier
It is unfair of Somsak Pola to accuse Eric Bahrt of being “misleading” in writing that Dr Dean Ornish’s low-fat vegetarian diet has reversed heart disease among his patients.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 01:00
Expert says rabies still not under control and official statistics may be misleading
RABIES OUTBREAK in Thailand is far from being under control, a medical expert has warned, even though official statistics from the Livestock Development Department show a declining rate of rabies infection.
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:57
JD statements in the spotlight
Three US law firms－Rosen Law Firm, Schall Law Firm and Pomerantz LLP－announced on their official websites on Wednesday they are investigating whether Chinese e-commerce giant JD made false or misleading statements on the case of its founder and chairman Liu Qiangdong or failed to disclose information pertinent to investors.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
Warning over false ‘trans-fats-free’ labels
THE FOOD and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned food manufacturers against misleading consumers with “trans-fats-free” labels.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
The difference between America’s best and worst leaders?
Fox News, the real fake news, is playing games with opinion polls and deliberately misleading viewers.
Tue, 29 May 2018 01:00
Misleading advert crackdown spreads
THE National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are expanding the reach of a joint crackdown on inappropriate advertising from screens to the airwaves.
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 01:00
Turkish ambassador clarifies
I have read with dismay the interview published in your newspaper on March 8, under the unacceptably misleading title of “Tentacles of Turkey’s growing autocracy reach Thailand”.
Mon, 07 Aug 2017 11:41
Cybercrime crack down in works
HANOI - Vietnam plans to tighten its grip on the internet via a censorship system to block and prevent personal computers from receiving misleading information.
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 01:00
Killing obesity with rice
Sort of misleading campaign to reduce fat.
Thu, 18 May 2017 14:19
EU fines Facebook 110 mn euros over 'misleading' info in WhatsApp takeover
BRUSSELS - The European Commission on Thursday fined US social media giant Facebook 110 million euros ($120 million) for providing incorrect and misleading information on its takeover of WhatsApp.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:23
Infant and Young Child Food Act promotes good health, good economics for Thailand
Today, 4 April 2017, the National Legislative Assembly will deliberate on Thailand’s first ever “Control of Marketing of Infant and Young Child Food Act.” Recognizing that breastmilk is the single best source of nutrition for infants and young children, the Act helps regulate extensive and often misleading industry marketing of breastmilk substitutes.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 01:00
Editorial was misleading
Your editorial “World scorns Thai lies on rights, democracy” on 7 March is unfortunately misleading. One would expect that a newspaper of your standing would thoroughly verify all sources before proceeding to print.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:14
Australian blogger guilty over cancer claims: court
SYDNEY - A health blogger who lied about having brain cancer and curing herself through natural therapies was Wednesday found guilty by an Australian court of misleading the public.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 10:04
Big fine for Nurofen in Australia over misleading claims
SYDNEY - Drug giant Reckitt Benckiser was slapped with a Aus$6 million (US$4.4 million) fine Friday for making misleading claims about its popular Nurofen Specific Pain brand in Australia.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:30
Makers of Nurofen charged with misleading consumers in New Zealand
Wellington - The New Zealand Commerce Commission said Monday it had charged British company Reckitt Benckiser with misleading consumers over the nature and characteristics of its painkiller Nurofen.