Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Tomorrow has come for China’s capital markets
IN 1980, sponsors of China’s Yizheng Chemical Fibres desperately needed capital to realise their ambition to build a large-scale chemical-fibre plant. State-owned financial institutions were unable to help.
Sun, 14 Apr 2019 07:08
Man Utd 'got away with it' against West Ham, admits Solskjaer
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted his side were fortunate to grab a much-needed 2-1 win over West Ham on Saturday courtesy of two Paul Pogba penalties.
Sat, 06 Apr 2019 12:54
Skills strategy needed, Microsoft says
Thailand urgently needs a workforce skills development plan to take advantage of the capabilities of artificial intelligence (AI) as workers skilled in such fields will be in demand for the jobs of tomorrow.
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 01:00
Volunteers needed to fight Swarmbots
‘AntMan and the Wasp: Nano Battle!’ – the high-energy, full-tilt new ride at Hong Kong Disneyland – isn’t for the squeamish
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
Further inquiries needed on Songkran booze ban
DRINKERS are being kept on tenterhooks after a ministerial panel on alcohol control has not yet decided whether to ban sales of booze during the upcoming Songkran festival.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 20:00
Volunteer divers needed for Maya Bay reef restoration
The coral reef restoration project at still-closed Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi Ley needs more volunteer divers.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
Larger budget, legislation needed for IP assets commercialisation
THAILAND SHOULD further improve its human-resource capabilities in patenting so the commercialisation of intellectual property (IP) assets can be enhanced, IP experts suggested.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:12
High turnout may hit smaller parties hard
With an 80 per cent voter turnout expected on March 24, more votes may be needed to gain partylist MPs, say experts.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 06:02
Liverpool survive Fulham scare to go top of Premier League
Liverpool usurped Manchester City to take top spot in the Premier League but needed a James Milner penalty nine minutes from time to see off lowly Fulham 2-1 at Craven Cottage on Sunday.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
Battle for democracy
Junta's ambition to stay on in power has given rise to a unique scenario marked by a distinct ideological divide Experts believe Prayut can be defeated in the election but consensus will be needed to end a culture of coups
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
Without free speech, Islam is incompatible with democracy
Re: “Context needed in judging Koran’s attitude to unbelievers”, Have Your Say, March 8.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
Legal framework urged amid blockchain disruption
AS BLOCKCHAIN disrupts the banking and finance industry in Vietnam, experts urged that caution was needed in its application together with a proper legal framework to limit risks and ensure development is on the right track.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:00
A baseless attack on Christianity from apologist for Islamist violence
Re: “Context needed in judging Koran’s attitude to unbelievers”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
Context needed in judging Koran’s attitude to unbelievers
Re: “Koran is the greatest barrier between Islam and democracy”, Have Your Say, March 4.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
Free healthcare is a fundamental human right
I don’t claim to be an economist or to know what the best healthcare plan would look like. What I do know is the true story of a woman in the 1980s who died in Hawaii because the state would not give her the funds she needed for the operation to save her life, which would have had a 70 per cent chance of success.