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PTT Boss looms large at launch
January 26, 2015 1:00 am

PTT Boss looms large at launch

Last Thursday's launch of "(Energy) Between the Line" |by Anik Amranand, a former politician and energy company executive, was one of the |most attended book-unveiling events ever held at the Stock Exchange of Thailand's...

Behavioural coaching: Dumping your old self
January 26, 2015 1:00 am

Behavioural coaching: Dumping your old self

Q:DEEP inside me, I really want to go back to the corporate world so that I can be useful again.

Innovation-focused Creative Power launches |new intelligent...
January 24, 2015 1:00 am

Innovation-focused Creative Power launches |new intelligent...

FIVE years after linking up with Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi, Creative Power has launched its first innovative product, HEMan - an intelligent electrical-protection device targeted to sell more than 100,000 units this year.

People and purpose first: survey
January 23, 2015 1:00 am

People and purpose first: survey

Business should focus on people and purpose, not just products and profits in the 21st century, according to Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu's (Deloitte Global) fourth annual Millennial Survey.

Beijing meet to finalise railroad projects
January 22, 2015 1:00 am

Beijing meet to finalise railroad projects

Transport Minister ACM Prajin Juntong yesterday said the next meeting of the Thai-Chinese committee on railroad development in Thailand was set for February 11-13 in Beijing to finalise details on two double-track railroad projects.

Oil price: boom, bust and boom all over again
January 22, 2015 1:00 am

Oil price: boom, bust and boom all over again

THE next few months are likely to be chaotic for the global energy industry. We expect investment in future capacity, both in conventional and alternative energy, to fall sharply amid a severe squeeze on producers.

The criteria of the new BOI Investment policy
January 21, 2015 1:00 am

The criteria of the new BOI Investment policy

The new criteria of the BOI for investmentbecame effective on 1 January 2015 and will be used for seven years (2015-2021).However, existing projects already promoted by the BOI and applications submitted before 1 January 2015 will not be affected by...

Four people-leadership resolutions that will change your business in...
January 19, 2015 1:00 am

Four people-leadership resolutions that will change your business in...

Like most people, you probably started 2015 resolving to lose weight or to spend more time with your family. As a leader, you probably made some resolutions, too. Maybe you want to spend more time coaching your people or to complete your...

Is celebrity influence still a force to be reckoned with in the social...
January 15, 2015 1:00 am

Is celebrity influence still a force to be reckoned with in the social...

THAILAND is a very celebrity-centric country. Celebs have been a part of the media and marketing scene dating back to the latter half of the last century. If you were to turn on a television at any given time, you would definitely see celebrities...

Oishi spending Bt1 bn on new central kitchen
January 15, 2015 1:00 am

Oishi spending Bt1 bn on new central kitchen

Paisal Aowsathaporn, vice president for food operations at Oishi Group, said the company would invest more than Bt1 billion on establishing a central kitchen for its Japanese restaurants, to be located on a 195-rai (31-hectare) plot in Chon...