Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:39
Pacific nations resist US push to lift tuna quota
Pacific island nations have vowed to oppose US efforts to increase its catch limit in the world's largest tuna fishery, saying the proposal does nothing to improve sustainable fishing.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 12:19
Japan confesses to padding disability hiring data
The Japanese government Tuesday apologised for routinely overstating the number of disabled people it employed to meet legal quotas in a "highly regrettable" scandal.
Tue, 29 May 2018 01:00
CRUDE ON DOWN TREND
Global crude price is expected to move into a downward trend after both Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) and non-Opec crude producers announced production quota increases, according to PTT Plc's chief executive officer and president Tevin Vongvanich.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 01:00
Brunei telecom operator ups broadband offerings
TELEKOM Brunei Berhad (TelBru) will be rolling out a revised bandwidth-quota price structure of its existing broadband plans next month, and will also introduce a High Speed Quota-Based Plan to appeal to users such as online gamers and streamers, who require more speed as opposed to more data.
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 01:00
US must not hurt alliances with new trade policies
The US Commerce Department recommended Friday that President Donald Trump impose heavy tariffs or quotas on steel imports from South Korea, China and other countries.
Sat, 03 Feb 2018 01:00
VN border trade decree opens new doors
IN A NEWLY issued decree, the Vietnam government has made a clear effort to boost inland border-trade quotas and the overall trading situation for Vietnamese residents living in the border areas next to Vietnam, China, Laos and Cambodia.
Sat, 07 Oct 2017 01:00
Cambodia rice exports grow on strength of China quota
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 01:00
Vietnamese banks want rise in credit growth limit
MANY of Vietnam’s commercial banks have asked the country’s central bank to expand the credit growth limit as they have almost used up the assigned quota for the whole year.
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 12:47
Thais warned: Sweden and Finland berry-picking job quota filled
Thai workers wishing to work as berry-pickers in Sweden and Finland must not believe those trying to convince them to work in those countries this year, as the yearly job quota had been filled and no extra posts will be available, the Labour Ministry's Department of Employment (DOE) director-general Waranon Pitiwan warned on Tuesday.
Fri, 12 May 2017 01:00
Govt claims flexibility after rejecting nurse quota
Public Health Ministry ‘to fill vacant posts’ before requesting more staff
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:29
OHEC identifies 1,790 substandard higher-education courses
The Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC) has identified 1,790 substandard higher-education courses, most of which had issues related to lecturers or were exceeding the student quota, OHEC secretary-general Supat Champatong said.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:51
China's quota threat charges up electric car market
China's electric-car market is already the world's biggest, but a government proposal to introduce "new energy" vehicle quotas for automakers is further charging it up.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:13
Mexico grants Thailand rice quota
Thailand has been granted a quota to export long-grain white rice to Mexico as part of a bid to lower the rice price and meet market demand in the country, according to Commerce minister Apiradi Tantraporn.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:00
Initial performance of OPEC deal will set the tone
AS JANUARY drew to a close, the key question on the minds of oil market participants was: how well did OPEC adhere to its quotas?
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:00
Telling it like it is
Thai filmmakers get together to try and change a screening and fee system they say is biased against them
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