Mon, 21 Jan 2019 15:26
Global opinion supports openness, immigrants
A global opinion poll published recently by the World Economic Forum found that most people worldwide believe that cooperation between nations is either extremely or very important.
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 01:00
China’s openness pledge welcomed
WITH THE newly launched opening-up policy under China’s “second revolution”, President Xi Jinping announced that the country will broaden market access, expand imports and reduce import tariffs for vehicles and other products this year.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:00
Growth outlook for emerging Asia still relatively strong, Fitch says
ECONOMIC activity in the Asia-Pacific region will broadly hold up well, even as many emerging-market Asia (EM Asia) countries are severely hit by persistently sluggish world trade due to their relative openness, Fitch Ratings says.
Fri, 25 Mar 2016 01:00
‘If people don’t have confidence in your integrity, it will be difficult,’ says Anand
INCREASING the knowledge of the public rather than the influence of the military was necessary in shaping society for the good, said former prime minister Anand Panyarachun, adding that the country’s reform efforts will ultimately require openness to a di
Fri, 15 Jan 2016 01:00
VN property market poised for solid 2016
The Vietnamese property market is entering 2016 after witnessing recoveries of firms in 2015, driven by macroeconomic improvements and policies of openness.
Sun, 07 Jun 2015 01:00
Let's debate critical issues without fear or taboo
Openness in expressing and receiving opinions will show us where we really stand on issues of national importance
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:00
China shows off new stealth fighter
ZHUHAI (AFP) - China's new stealth jet fighter rocketed skywards Wednesday as Beijing puts on an unprecedented display of openness -- and military force -- at the country's premier airshow.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:02
Manmohan Singh receives 'Asia Cosmopolitan Award'
The prestigious Grand Prize of Asia Cosmopolitan Awards has been given to former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for his contribution to economic reforms and openness of the world's largest democracy as well as the community-building in East Asia.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00
Adapt to demand changes, firms told
CREATIVITY, innovation, openness to change, and strong teams are the major drivers of corporate competitiveness in an era when people change their demands rapidly, businesspeople said at seminar on the subject.
Sat, 28 Jun 2014 00:00
Four words for a cleaner future
As a South Korean student majoring in the Thai language, I have a deep appreciation for "amazing" Thailand. Each visit has brought me heart-warming experiences and deepened my respect for Thai values of optimism, kindness and openness to others. But the
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 00:00
Deafened by globalisation, Myanmar fears for its culture
New connections bring rapid change that threatens a backlash against openness
Mon, 01 Apr 2013 00:00
Thai lawmakers need to get their LGBT priorities right
That the ILGA (International Lesbian and Gay Association) chose to hold its regional conference in Bangkok this weekend is a sign of confidence in Thailand's openness to LGBT - lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender - issues.
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 00:00
Efficient system key to rise of Myanmar in era of openness
Thai know-how much needed as reform takes hold
Mon, 12 Nov 2012 00:00
Challenges at home and abroad for new leaders
Greater openness will help China meet the expectations of its people, region
Sat, 24 Dec 2011 00:00
Public interest key: experts
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has been urged to push for openness and social participation in public hearings and the future process next year for fairness and transparency in media reform.