Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Chiang Rai locals still oppose Lao hydropower dam after meet with Laos officials
LAOS AUTHORITIES and the developer of the Pak Beng hydropower dam project failed in a meeting yesterday to relieve concerns of local people living along the Mekong River in Thailand about the impacts of a dam now under construction on the river.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:11:05
Lots of laughs as Russell Peters returns to town
Superstar comedian Russell Peters is returning to Asia with his new “The Deported World Tour” and will be performing on March 4 at Impact Exhibition Hall 1, Muang Thong Thani.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:02:51
Toyota taking orders to C-HR subcompact crossover
After staging a soft launch for the C-HR subcompact crossover in November, Toyota is now ready to officially take orders for the new model.
Auto & Audio
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
The cloud in your living room
Multimedia storage reaches new height with the compact, easily connected DiskStation DS218j
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 07:00:00
Mekong leaders fail to raise environmental concerns at summit in Phnom Penh
ENVIRONMENTAL conservationists expressed concern over the negative impact of development projects in the Mekong River as leaders of six riparian states failed to address related issues clearly during the second Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) summit in Phnom Penh yesterday.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:05:07
Intel chief says chip flaw damage contained by industry
Intel chief Brian Krzanich said Monday the impact of a recently discovered vulnerability in computer chips has been limited due to "remarkable" collaboration by the tech industry.
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:00:00
PM’s claim to be a politician won’t impact process of reconciliation
PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha’s recent declaration that he is now a soldier-turned-politician will not affect reconciliation efforts, Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan said yesterday.
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 09:22:37
Tech firms rush out patches for 'pervasive' computer flaw
Amid a frantic rush to patch a computer security flaw, experts struggled Thursday to determine the impact of a newly discovered vulnerability which could affect billions of devices worldwide.
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Fresh warning issued on bitcoin investments
DIGITAL currencies such as bitcoin would inevitably make their presence felt in Thailand, highlighting the importance of measures to manage the impact of this global phenomenon, said the Minister attached to the Prime Minister's Office, Kobsak Pootrakool.
Sat, 30 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Philippine inflation target capped at 4% amid strains
THE INFLATION target for the next three years has been kept at 2-4 per cent for the Philippines on expectations of “manageable” increases in the prices of basic goods, notwithstanding the inflationary impact of the first tax reform package to be implemented starting early next year, the country’s central bank said.
Thu, 28 Dec 2017 15:45:44
Catering grows in tandem with improved economy
Impact’s catering arm grew 20 percent this year over last year’s performance, reaching 164 events including parties, weddings, and outside catering.
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 12:39:25
Mall Group’s mega-sale underway in Muang Thong Thani
Shoppers can take advantage of the Commerce Ministry’s New Year tax incentives at the Mall Group’s mega-sale continuing through Sunday (December 24) in Halls 5-8 of the Impact complex in Muang Thong Thani.
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 11:42:24
Chinese Academy of Sciences opens innovation-sharing centre in Bangkok
The Chinese Academy of Sciences Innovation Cooperation Centre in Bangkok, Thailand’s first such facility promoting the exchange of scientific and technological information around Southeast Asia, has signed collaborative pacts with several organisations.
Thu, 21 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Innovation agency gears up to help create major impact on economy
THE National Innovation Agency (NIA) has been directed to support innovation in the country in five main areas – radical innovation, thematic innovation, innovation districts, open innovation, and data-driven innovation.
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Mekong nations reap gains from pact
THE Lancang-Mekong Coopera-tion (LMC) initiative has significantly contributed to economic growth in terms of trade, investment and capacity building in countries in the Mekong basin, a Chinese senior official said.