Sat, 23 Mar 2019 15:00
More Vietnamese consumers embracing digital payments
HCM CITY - Vietnamese consumers are embracing digital payments as a faster and more convenient way to pay, with consumers using their credit and debit cards more often for in-store and online purchases, digital payment methods provider Visa said.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
Hill-tribe youth dazzle with ‘Botlight’ invention
Skills for Life foundation improved the life of Donnapa Jakor, a young hill-tribe member who is studying hospitality management at Rajamangala University of Technology Lanna, after she joined the foundation five years ago.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:42
70 Thai students get grants to study in Tianjin
A total of 70 Thai students have gained full government scholarships from China's Tianjin Municipal Education Commission to study in dozens of vocational colleges for three years in the northern Chinese city, according to Xinhua as reported by China Daily.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
E-commerce tops for jobs and salaries levels, study finds
E-COMMERCE is the only industry that ranks high in demand and salaries at all career levels, according to a survey released yesterday by jobsDB (Thailand) Co Ltd, a job portal in Asia.
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 17:45
Thousands vie for place in prestigious Triam Udom Suksa School
Thousands of nervous students thronged the Impact Forum building in Muang Thong Thani, Nonthaburi province on Sunday, as they sat for entrance exams to study at Mathayom 4 level at the prestigious Bangkok-based Triam Udom Suksa School.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 17:14
Japanese woman confirmed as world's oldest person aged 116
A 116-year-old Japanese woman who still enjoys studying math and playing board games has been recognised as the world's oldest person, the Guinness World Records said Saturday.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
Thailand studying Japan’s satellite model
THE MINISTRY of Digital Economy and Society (MDES) has teamed up with the Thai Chamber of Commerce (TCC) to study Japan’s satellite model to seek supervisory direction for the satellite industry, in which foreign investments will be allowed after Thaicom Plc’s 20-year satellite concession ends in 2021.
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 07:35
Thai business leaders concerned over reduced talent supply in the next decade, study finds
According to a new study by Korn Ferry, the US-based executive search and management consulting firm, business leaders in Thailand are concerned that a reduced talent supply may impact their ability to stay on track for forecast growth in the mid-term future.
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:00
Leaders bullish on tech growth, fret over skill shortage: study
ACCORDING to a new study by Korn Ferry, business leaders in Thailand are concerned that a reduced talent supply may impact their ability to stay on track for forecast growth in the mid-term future. Some 46 per cent of leaders worried that they may have to increase salaries unsustainably to respond to the talent shortage.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 23:05
New study reveals Thai businesses are bullish on technology growth, need more skilled labour
Thailand’s business leaders are concerned that a lack of talent may affect their ability to stay on track for growth in the mid-term future, a new study by Korn Ferry shows.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 12:22
Viewers not seeing what advertisers intending, study finds
Marketers and consumers have contrasting views when it comes to gender representation in advertising and, by failing to portray and target women well, the global industry is missing out on an average of US$9 billion in brand valuation.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 16:36
Asia-Pacific is the key driver of global smartphone market
The Telecommunication sector, comprising smartphones, feature phones and wearables, has claimed a 44-per cent share, and remains the powerhouse in the $1.2 trillion technical consumer goods (TCG) market, according to a study.
Sun, 24 Feb 2019 15:04
Internet contributes to radicalism among young RI Muslims: Study
A study suggests that young Indonesian Muslims who use the internet more often tend to have radical and intolerant views compared to their peers who rarely go online.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:42
Most Bangkokians don't use ride-hailing apps, study finds
A survey by Assumption University has found that one-third of Bangkokians have never tried a ride-hailing app as consumers are looking for options, the institution said in a press release issued on Friday.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:14
What the future will bring
Fortune-telling and astrology, ancient fields of study based on planetary positions, time of birth, and energy derived from nature, have long been part of Thai culture, and believers can indulge this week as the Siri Wattana Cheshire Foundation under the Royal Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen, brings the “Siri Wattana Fortune-Telling for the Disabled” to Siam Paragon.