Fri, 15 Jun 2018 01:00
Court residences mountain site at risk from natural disasters: experts
THERE ARE significant risks of natural disasters at the controversial site where court officials’ residences are being built at the foot of Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep Mountain, a team of experts has concluded after a site inspection.
Wed, 30 May 2018 01:00
Future risks ‘not a threat’
THE THAI economy is strong enough to cope with future risks, says Tris Rating .
Mon, 28 May 2018 14:48
Britain's supply of electric cars at risk from Brexit: think-tank
Britain risks a shortage of electric cars after Brexit as carmakers will lose an incentive to sell low-emission vehicles there, a Brussels-based think-tank warned.
Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
Currency depreciation a risk to emerging markets
Moody’s Investors Service has said that the currency depreciation witnessed across Asia Pacific in recent months poses risks to the region’s emerging and frontier markets. Sovereigns with high external financing needs are most exposed.
Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
Strengthening dollar could put pressure on bourses
There are a number of risks currently hanging over global markets. Fears of a potential trade war still lingers, as the US has turned tougher on China after a few days of friendly exchanges.
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00
Will enforcement disappear in a puff of smoke?
Re: “Second-hand smoke exposes Thais to health risks”, News, May 22.
Tue, 22 May 2018 01:00
Second-hand smoke exposes Thais to health risks
ABOUT 17.3 million Thais are victims of second-hand smoking at home, with a prolonged daily exposure of 30 minutes imposing a greater risk of cardiovascular problems and strokes, Dr Prakit Vathesatogkit, head of Action on Smoking and Health Foundation said yesterday.
Fri, 18 May 2018 03:00
Pheu Thai risks charges over public criticism of junta
THE National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) yesterday pursued legal cases against the Pheu Thai Party after the party read out a statement blaming the ruling junta for failing to properly govern the country in its nearly four years in power.
Thu, 17 May 2018 03:00
Varsity’s move ‘may damage’ Thai credibility
Giving failed students second chance risks hurting reputation of universities: expert
Fri, 11 May 2018 01:00
Why we must take the risk from robot weapons seriously
One of the greatest risks of the next few decades is likely to come from robotic weapons, AI (artificial intelligence) weapons, or lethal autonomous weapons (LAWs).
Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00
Risks are clear in Trump-Kim meeting
‘The date’s been set,’ says the US president, and it looms as a date with destiny – but not Trump’s destiny alone
Fri, 04 May 2018 01:00
Risks flagged to robust Asean growth
ECONOMIC growth in the Asean region is expected to remain robust in the coming years on the back of improving global demand, according to a new report.
Sat, 07 Apr 2018 01:00
Call for Asean to step up infrastructure financing
ASEAN finance ministers demonstrated their powers of persuasion on Thursday, as they pitched their countries' infrastructure projects and the measures that mitigate the risks for investors.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00
Integrating strategies to deal with ever-changing risks
DUE TO THE ever-changing nature of risk, we often hear terms such as ‘emerging risks’ and ‘disruptions’ popping up in discussions among top executives and in the boardroom. Together with higher expectations from stakeholders on transparency and accountability, a robust framework to manage risk is needed.
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 17:40
Pattaya police defend volunteer who pulled motorcycle key
A volunteer police worker, who was seen in a viral video clip pulling the key of a motorcycle ridden by two foreign tourists at a Pattaya City intersection, was just performing his duty to stop “intoxicated” motorists and warn them of accident risks, the precinct police chief said on Thursday.