Wed, 24 Oct 2018 08:47
‘Stability’ aim of Abe’s China visit
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will pay an official visit to China from Thursday to Saturday — the first official visit to China by a Japanese prime minister in seven years — to mark the historic milestone of the 40th anniversary of the Japan-China Peace and Friendship Treaty, signaling a turning point in the tortuous bilateral relationship.
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 01:00
Firms don’t understand ‘loyalty’
The majority of organisations do not understand what is driving customer loyalty and are therefore putting customer relationships and profitability at risk, according to a key finding of a study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Collinson, a global leader in loyalty and benefits.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 01:00
Cartoon was crass given Thai-Saudi relations are already on thin ice
As if the relationship between Thailand and Saudi Arabia is not strained enough, The Nation’s cartoon on October 11 tries to sever it.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
InVent to invest in Choco Card, start-ups
INVENT is investing Bt40 million in Choco Card Enterprise to provide a customer-relationship management (CRM) platform for small- and medium-enterprises (SMEs). The company also plans to spend around Bt100 million in three new emerging start-ups by the end of this year.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 09:59
Nakhon Pathom woman shot dead in her car after meeting man
A divorced woman was shot dead in her car in Nakhon Pathom's Muang district early on Tuesday after she was asked by a man to meet and discuss their relationship, police said.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 12:55
AI to seep further into everyday life at Berlin's IFA
Electronics manufacturers are betting on artificial intelligence weaving itself ever more tightly into our relationships with their products on show at this year's IFA, the sector's annual Berlin trade fair.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 08:59
Vietnam remembers Senator John McCain
Senator John McCain, who helped lay the foundation for a cooperative Vietnam - US relationship, passed away on Saturday (US time) at the age of 81.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 23:03
Finnish ministry signs digital deal
The Ministry of Digital Economy and Society has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Transport and Communications of Finland to set out nine areas of development to leverage digital technology and strengthen the existing relationship between the two countries to foster long-term cooperation.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 19:23
More than five years for lewd acts with teen pupil, rape trial to follow
A 51-year-old Nakhon Ratchasima school director, who is at the centre of a scandal of having an inappropriate intimate relationship with a 14-year-old pupil, was sentenced on Thursday to an immediate jail sentence of five years and two months for four charges linked to lewd acts committed with a minor under 15 and taking her away from her parents for the purposes of a lewd act .
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 01:00
Japan, China need genuine reciprocal relationship
Sunday marked the passage of 40 years since Japan and China signed the Japan-China Peace and Friendship Treaty.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:33
Mates as important as medals at Asian Games, says PM
Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha has urged Thailand’s Asian Games athletes to create good relationships with their foreign counterparts while representing the Kingdom at the continental sporting event this month.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 14:57
Joining hands to unlock the world's potential
Digital is here to stay. IDC predicts that by2021, at least 60 percent of Asia Pacific's(excluding Japan) gross domestic product will be digitalized, with growth in every industry driven by digitally-enhanced operations and relationships.
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 01:00
Thailand and Uncle Sam: the special relationship
The connection between Thailand and the US has been strong for more than two centuries – indeed Siam, as it was then, was the first Asian country to forge formal diplomatic relations with the United States.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
Thailand and Australia have formula to beat global protectionism
The trade relationship between Australia and Thailand is strong, but there is huge potential for growth. In the face of growing protectionism in some international markets, it is vital that we continue to nurture the links that have contributed to our shared economic prosperity.
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 01:00
Mnuchin calls on China, EU to make tariff concessions
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday he will be pushing China and the EU to agree to a more "balanced" relationship on trade when he meets with finance ministers at the Group of 20 convention in Buenos Aires.