Thu, 15 Nov 2018 06:35
Uber loss tops $1 bn as it seeks to diversify
Ride-share company Uber on Wednesday said that its net loss topped a billion dollars in the recently ended quarter as it pumped money into bikes, scooters, freight and food delivery.
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
Rising Sun pumps $3 million into deal-search firm Dealcha
US-BASED Rising Sun Ventures announced a US$3-million (Bt100 million) investment in Dealcha, Thailand’s first cashback and loyalty platform for online shopping.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 18:50
Patong municipality acts after waste water flows into bay
Patong municipality on Sunday issued a statement saying, “Referring to the case of waste water adjacent to the Diamond Cliff Beach Resort and Spa, Kalim Beach, two water pumps transferring waste water had stopped working due to the amount of sand and leaves.”
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 01:00
P&G to pump another $41.5m into its Singapore centre
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:00
Messages in their art
From comments on sex workers to those who toil in the fashion industry and polka-dotted pumpkin balloons, the Bangkok Art Biennale has something for everyone
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 13:48
Aswin comes clean on Bangkok flooding
Bangkok Governor Pol Gen Aswin Kwanmuang has admitted that the 20cm-deep flooding at Bang Khen roundabout on Monday that took two hours to drain was because city officials could not get the key to turn on water pumps.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 08:00
Toyota pours $500 mn into driverless car tieup with Uber
Toyota will pump about $500 million into Uber as part of a deal to work together on mass-producing self-driving vehicles, the Japanese car giant said on Tuesday.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
Saudi ‘princes’ turn to pumping gas, flipping burgers as economy bites
Dishing out burgers and fries slathered with melted cheese, “One Way Burger” is like any other trendy food truck in Riyadh. But it offers something rare – the cook behind the sizzling hot grill is a Saudi.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
App operator pumped up for goal of bringing all Myanmar gyms under umbrella of fitness startup
WITH health and fitness centres popping up in big cities across Myanmar, a technology startup is bent on bringing all gyms under its innovative platform that offers users on the go access to all facilities in the network, said Htet Aung Latt, the founder and chief executive of Flexible Pass.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
Phoenix stripped of pumps
Phuket rescue centre launched; police probe ownership of stricken tour boat.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:26
PTT’s petrol, diesel prices set to fall on Tuesday
PTT will reduce its retail prices of petrol and diesel by 50 satang and 30 satang at 5am on Tuesday.
The cost of gasohol petrol and diesel oil will drop 50 satang per litre, while E85 petrol will cost 30 satang less at the pump.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 01:00
Red-hot Kantaphon pumped for quarter-final revenge mission
In-form Kantaphon Wangcharoen celebrated his rise to Thai No 1 with a 21-11 21-9 second-round victory over 2013 semi-finalist Sitthikom Thamasin at the Toyota Thailand Open on Thursday.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 17:18
Water level surged as Thai cave rescue nearly ended in disaster
The water pumps failed, and Commander Chaiyananta Peeranarong heard shouts of alarm as the final stage of an unprecedented operation to rescue 12 Thai boys and their coach from a flooded cave almost tipped into disaster.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 18:32
Birds-nest collectors, water pump operators return home to applause
EIGHTEEN BIRD-NEST collectors arrived safely back in Trang province on Wednesday after having helped in the Tham Luang cave rescue operation since June 30.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
Farmers take on water in race to free cave boys
His fields are submerged and his ducks nearly wiped out by water being frantically pumped from the cave that holds captive 12 boys and their football coach, but Chiang Rai farmer Lek is delighted to help the rescue bid.