Tue, 18 Dec 2018 15:00
Nothing like a good night’s sleep
A recent research study conducted by the Department of Public Health found that 3040 per cents of Thais have inadequate sleep and 10 per cent face a chronic insomnia problem, which may affect the process of thinking and analysis, significantly decreasing efficiency at work.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
Bangkok Bank join in blockchaIn study
Bangkok Bank is collaboratIng with leading global trade finance banks to develop Letter of Credit (L/C) service using Blockchain technology to increase efficiency at every step of the process.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
Capital markets told to wean off ‘lucrative inefficiencies’
A NEW ACCENTURE study forecasts an end to ‘lucrative inefficiencies’ for the $1trillion capital markets industry as it adapts to the digital age.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:23
Companies in Thailand lose 73 days of productivity per employee each year due to health issues, study says
Organisations in Thailand are losing an average of 73 days of productive time per employee each year due to health-related absenteeism and employees who still work while ill, a survey by AIA Thailand has found.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:00
Permafrost thaw threatens 70 per cent of Arctic infrastructure: study
A warming climate is thawing permafrost and up to 70 per cent of infrastructure in the Arctic region is at risk, including key oil and gas fields, a new study said yesterday.
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
Singaporeans 2nd in Asia Pacific for online overseas shopping
WHEN IT COMES to making that online purchase, shoppers in Singapore are second to their counterparts in Hong Kong in the Asia Pacific region in terms of buying things from overseas.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
Indonesia to study China’s offer on 5G technology development
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:00
Seven Chinese charged over using fake passports in test-taking scam
Thai police have arrested seven Chinese who were allegedly hired to take ACT (American College Testing) exams on behalf of other test-takers who wanted good results in order to apply to study in the United States, Immigration Police Bureau chief Pol Lt-Gen Surachate Hakparn told a press conference on Monday.
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 07:28
Heavy screen time appears to impact childrens' brains: study
Researchers have found "different patterns" in brain scans among children who record heavy smart device and video game use, according to initial data from a major ongoing US study.
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
Thai Internet economy growing rapidly: study
THAILAND’S Internet economy is expected to be worth US$43 billion in 2025, according to a study.
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
King Rama IX’s ‘sufficiency economy’ works in practice, study finds
AN ACADEMIC study has shown that implementing the “sufficiency economy” philosophy advocated by King Rama IX results in economic and social benefits, Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) research director Somchai Jitsuchon said.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
Taiwan launches initiative to woo Thai students
WITH JUST 1,600 Thais studying in its territory, Taiwan is working hard to boost educational ties with Thailand.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:58
We still fret about sharing data: survey
Consumers are embracing new technology, but they’re also anxious about the risks of sharing their personal information with businesses online, a study by KPMG International reveals.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 18:37
More Thais travel 'solo', study finds
Over a quarter of Thais (28 per cent) have travelled overseas “solo” in the past two years, ahead of the Global (24 per cent) and Asia-Pacific (23 per cent) averages, according to Visa’s Global Travel Intentions Study.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 15:02
NESDB urges for measures to tackle low birth rate
The National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) has urged the government to implement additional measures to improve the birth rate in Thailand, following a recent study detailing the impact of a shrinking population.