• Sun, 19 Aug 2018 19:00
    Forest governance reforms needed in the region, forum told
    Southeast Asian countries are being urged to incorporate forest governance into their policies in order to ensure the health of forested land and communities dependent on them.
    national
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
    Panels to meet over ongoing agrochemicals problems
    Healthcare reform committee agrees to back banning of three harmful farm chemicals.
    national
  • Sat, 04 Aug 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Forest rangers risk lives for a pittance  
    Park defenders deserve better pay and welfare benefits for policing country’s resources, say experts
    national
  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 06:48
    US may raise tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods to 25%: officials
    The United States may jack up the tariff rate on the next $200 billion in Chinese imports it plans to target as it pressures Beijing to reform its trade practices, US officials said Wednesday.
    business
  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
    Legislative reforms spur Myanmar hunt for Thai investments
    MYANMAR is confident of attracting more investments from Thailand after a revamped companies law comes in at the start of next month, a senior official investment said.
    Economy
  • Sun, 15 Jul 2018 19:50
    ACT party willing to link with likeminded reformers
    The right-leaning Action Coalition of Thailand party (ACT) is willing to join hands with “all parties with the same ideology” ahead of the next general election, co-founder Suthep Thaugsuban said on Sunday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 12 Jul 2018 19:32
    Myanmar discusses growth with World Bank
    At a high-level gathering today (July 12), Myanmar's government and World Bank representatives discussed Nay Pyi Taw's commitment to an ambitious reform agenda to advance inclusive and sustained growth.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:49
    EU leaders tackle eurozone reform
    After months of delay, EU leaders on Friday will discuss several proposals, many watered down, to reform the euro single currency after the bitter battering of the debt crisis.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:00
    If you want to save religion, donate less
    It’s one thing to run a TV commercial denouncing bribery. It’s another to have a young actor or any respectable public figure go on air and tell the public to give monks and temples less money. Yet that is exactly what needs to be done if we are to achieve an effective, genuine and long-lasting religious reform.
    opinion
  • Tue, 26 Jun 2018 01:00
    Come grow with us, Prayut tells French community
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday told the business community in France that his reforms would yield results before an election early next year.
    politics
  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 19:27
    First court hearing in case against PDRC leaders set for next May
    The Criminal Court on Monday scheduled May 14 next year for the first hearing of a case against 29 leaders of the rally opposing the Yingluck Shinawatra government in 2013 and 2014.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:11
    Celebrations, tears as Saudi Arabia overturns ban on women driving
    Saudi women celebrated taking the wheel for the first time in decades Sunday as the kingdom overturned the world's only ban on female motorists, a historic reform expected to usher in a new era of social mobility.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
    Proposed education bill not good enough, says research institute head
    THAILAND’S National Education Bill continues to lack a clear organising principle for much-awaited education reform, Thailand Development Research Institute’s president Somkiat Tangkitvanich said on Thursday.
    national
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:00
    Myanmar urged to do more to attract Korean investment
    MYANMAR needs to pick up the pace of economic reforms in order to attract more investment from South Korea, said a senior trade official who led a market research mission to Myanmar.
    Economy
  • Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
    Thai education flounders despite huge investment
    Thailand’s revolving cadre of politicians have long-cited the education system as a necessary area for reform. The last three governments, all under opposing banners, have agreed that Thailand’s school systems need fixing with test scores lagging and an increasing deficit of a highly skilled workers.
    opinion
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