Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
Sustaining 5% growth a challenge, say economists
Majority of population left behind despite surge in exports and spending
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
Myanmar urged to tap green power
Given that nearly 70 per cent of the population in Myanmar lacks access to electricity, the government must optimise its abundant natural resources to implement green energy projects in order to solve its power crisis, says Shoon So Oo, energy programme manager at World Wildlife Fund Myanmar.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 11:16
Sirikit Dam restocked with fish, prawns
The reservoir of the Sirikit Dam was stocked with 600,000 young Mekong giant catfish and 15 million young giant freshwater prawns on Tuesday, replenishing dwindling populations.
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 01:00
Towards a more equitable division of labour
As technology and ageing populations threaten the workforce, solutions might be found in shorter workweeks and longer careers
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Clawing back the tiger population
To mark Global Tiger Day (July 29), lead tiger researchers and advocates come together to address critical threats against tigers as much as means to help conserve them.
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 19:00
Krabi tackles macaque overpopulation
Krabi officials have neutered 157 monkeys in Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park as part of its operation to control the macaque population.
Thu, 26 Jul 2018 12:18
Quarter of Krabi temple’s monkey community evicted, sterilised
Wildlife officials on Thursday sterilised 205 “troublesome” long-tailed macaques in Krabi to curb the population.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 17:00
Tiger Cave Temple monkeys getting sterilised in Krabi
Monkeys living around the famous Tiger Cave Temple are being sterilised in the first step in monkey birth control in Krabi, where more than 1,000 of the animals have been getting into trouble with tourists and locals as their populations swell.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
Fact, not scare-mongering: we are eating our way to global starvation
Due to the overpopulation of the human race, we are all living in a world where wars will rage over food and water shortages.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
Siriraj to host events for the ageing in effort to prepare country for future
SIRIRAJ HOSPITAL will be holding major events for Thailand’s elderly population and related medical staff in the next two months.
Tue, 29 May 2018 01:00
Travel industry needs new mindset, approach to zero in on millennials
MILLENNIALS represent more than 45 per cent of Asia Pacific’s population, and with 60 per cent of the world’s millennials expected to live in Asia by 2020, according to the latest survey by Amadeus.
Fri, 25 May 2018 15:29
Estate agent tips Phuket for property boom
According to Knight Frank Thailand’s research, the Phuket condominium market is expected to perform better in line with the brighter economic situation and the growing population of the island.
Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00
MyTel shoots for all corners of Myanmar
MYTEL, which this year became the fourth telecommunications operator to enter the fast-growing Myanmar market, plans to have its services cover more than 95 per cent of the country’s population in three years, a company executive said.
Thu, 17 May 2018 16:25
Satun reveals its 'monkey islet' pilot since 2016 as govt seeks islands for monkeys
As the Thai authorities are mulling over how to best ease monkey overpopulation with colonies on small islands, Satun governor Phattaraphon Rattanapichetchai revealed on Thursday that a batch of hundreds of monkeys had been sent to tiny Koh Koy in May 2016.
Thu, 17 May 2018 04:00
Plan to ease monkey overpopulation with colonies on Phuket islets
FIVE UNINHABITED small islands in Phuket province have been chosen as possible monkey colonies.