Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
China’s taste for healthy food an opportunity for Thai organic agri-sector
China’s food tastes in the past decade have shifted away from products perceived to be unhealthy and embraced those that are nutritious and have a trusted provenance. As the nation’s middle class adopts a diet that focuses on quality, style and health, demand for sugar and salty flavourings like monosodium glutamate has slumped.
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
Chiang Rai to open organic fruit and vegetable centre next year
The largest market for fresh fruit and vegetables in the North is scheduled to open in Chiang Rai next year.
The market, Talat Lan Muang, is also expected to become a centre for the trading of fresh goods with Myanmar and Laos, thanks to the location of Chiang Rai.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
Politicians see NLA proposal as a poll delay tactic
AFTER SOME members of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) moved to amend the organic law governing the Election Commission (EC), some politicians said they are afraid another ploy may surface to delay the planned elections.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 15:52
Fine dining goes raw
The globally recognised chef specialising in creating vegan and raw dishes Jean-Christian Jury will present a five-course sustainable dinner paired with organic fine wines at Layan Residences by Anantara this Saturday (August 11).
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 20:16
Council of State tasked with finding way out of primary voting dilemma
The Council of State has been assigned to find a solution to allow political-party members’ participation in the selection of MP candidates, as the new timeframe set by the junta continues to pose problems for the primary voting required under the new law on political parties.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
Farm-chemical battle deadlocked
Re: “Organic farmers threaten Government House rally unless Prayut bans chemicals”, News, June 18.
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
Organic farmers threaten Government House rally unless Prayut bans chemicals
PROTESTERS HAVE demanded that Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha |immediately ban paraquat, glyphosate and chlorpyrifos or they will march to Government House.
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 01:00
Butterfly woos the health-conscious
Organic products maker aims its milk-yoghurt at Generation Z, while also going into OEM to attract investors
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:00
The perfect skin with Jurlique
Australian organic skincare brand, Jurlique, represented in Thailand by Pacifica Group, recently opened its first concept store on the second floor of Gaysorn Village to offer its Thai followers a complete range of skincare products and treatments.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:51
Junta to meet politicians, but political activity ban to remain
The junta is set to hold its first meeting with politicians at the end of this month, but parties would remain banned from staging election campaigns until the organic law related to the election of MPs “completes its process”, Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan said.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 10:59
Police aim to visit 3,900 members of ‘organic marijuana’ Facebook page
Police vowed on Thursday to trace and take legal actions against over 3,900 members of a closed Facebook group that encourages members to grow so-called “organic marijuana”.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 01:00
KBANK, HORGANICE OFFER SMART SOLUTIONS TO OWNERS
Kasikornbank (KBank) has partnered with Horganice to offer smart solutions to assist apartment businesses, aiming to extend Bt500 million in loans to this market.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:00
Election bill to be sent for royal endorsement this month
THE PRIME MINISTER will seek royal endorsement for the election bill this month after the Constitutional Court ruled that none of its clauses were unconstitutional, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said yesterday.
Thu, 31 May 2018 01:00
Constitutional Court removes another hurdle to next election
THE general election planned for next February can go ahead after the Constitutional Court yesterday ruled that the organic law governing the Lower House was constitutional.
Sat, 26 May 2018 01:00
Govt urged to hasten on draft organic food law
THE PRIVATE sector in Cambodia has called on the government to speed up enacting the organic food law, which is currently languishing in the draft stage. Having the law, it said, will provide product recognition.