• Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
    Indian temples must help tackle farm crisis
    India, a country with about 70 per cent of its people depending directly or indirectly on agriculture, is going through an agrarian crisis of unprecedented scale. Two back-to-back droughts, fast-depleting ground water, weather events such as heavy rainfall, floods, drought, low productivity of small-scale farming and declining rural wages clearly point to a deepening crisis.
    opinion
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    Govt launches two-pronged attack on inequality
    Experts express doubts over new agency set up to tackle poverty under 20 year national plan.
    politics
  • Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:21
    Oceans of garbage prompt war on plastics
    Faced with images of turtles smothered by plastic bags, beaches carpeted with garbage and islands of trash floating in the oceans, environmentalists say the world is waking up to the need to tackle plastic pollution at the source.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    100 private hospitals agree to reveal their prices for medicines, treatment
    IN A move to tackle the issue of overpriced medicines and treatment, the Commerce Industry has garnered cooperation from 100 private hospitals nationwide to reveal the prices they charge for 1,000 medicines and some key medical treatments.
    national
  • Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:00
    Shun plastic, public urged
    On Thai environment day, experts want people to make small changes in lifestyle to help tackle huge generation of waste.
    national
  • Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:00
    New products tackle effects of blue light 
    THE widespread use of smartphones and other digital devices has exposed Thais and other Asians to more blue light, making it necessary to develop a protective skin solution, according to DSM, a Netherlands-based global supplier of personal care ingredients.
    Corporate
  • 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.
    national
  • Thu, 29 Nov 2018 01:00
    New forestland resolution ‘old wine in new bottle’
    Activists say move to tackle encroachment ‘retains flaws of previous mitigation measures’
    national
  • Thu, 22 Nov 2018 09:25
    Fire sweeps through three paper factory warehouses in Samut Prakan
    Firefighters continued to tackle a huge fire at a recycled paper factory in Samut Prakan into the early hours of Thursday after flames destroyed three warehouses.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
    Scavengers and local projects ‘key to cutting waste in oceans’
    SCAVENGERS ARE the real heroes as Asia struggles to tackle intensifying urban waste problems and marine plastic pollution, the United Nations Economic and Social Committee for Asia and Pacific (Escap) has discovered.
    national
  • Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
    Now it gets harder: Thailand  tackle ex-England coach Eriksen
    Thailand defender Korrakot Wiriyaudomsiri is warning that the War Elephants must be fully focused in their first away game of the AFF Suzuki Cup against Philippines in Bacolod City on Wednesday evening.
    sports
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:00
    Stringent measures afoot to tackle air pollution
    THAILAND AIMS to reduce the health impacts from air pollution by 25 per cent by 2030, while there will be stricter monitoring of air pollution and prevention measures this year during the haze season in the North and Bangkok.
    national
  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 04:00
    ‘Central agency needed’ to tackle rising road accidents
    Country can learn from Vietnam on promoting safety, say who experts
    national
  • Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
    Asean can’t keep turning a blind eye to Rakhine
    The Rohingya are suffering genocide, and the regional bloc must tackle this root cause of the crisis
    opinion
  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 01:00
    Amended bill to tackle powers of cybersecurity head
    ELECTRONIC Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) will amend the Cybersecurity Bill by November before submitting it to the Cabinet and the National Legislative Assembly for approval in December this year.
    Economy
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