The Nation

business

Smaller
Larger
The SIMPLE route for aware leaders: simplifying increasingly complex...
October 24, 2014 1:00 am

The SIMPLE route for aware leaders: simplifying increasingly complex...

In today's fast-paced marketplace and increasingly complicated business environment, competition has become extreme.

BizInsight
October 23, 2014 1:00 am

BizInsight

Transforming cyber-security to keep ahead of threats

Salvaging the year-end economy: Setting the right momentum for 2015
October 22, 2014 1:00 am

Salvaging the year-end economy: Setting the right momentum for 2015

By this time, most would try to forget 2014, expecting results will be poor for the economy and their business. The first half of the year was nothing short of a recession and there was no growth engine left in the economy.

Biz Buzz
October 20, 2014 1:00 am

Biz Buzz

Peerapong hires his wife as adviser

Watch out for 'character-killing' traits in a coach
October 20, 2014 1:00 am

Watch out for 'character-killing' traits in a coach

One day a student-coach confided in me that her introductory coaching session with a mentor-coach had been a shambles.

'Euroglut' could keep yields low for rest of decade
October 20, 2014 1:00 am

'Euroglut' could keep yields low for rest of decade

Our research partners at Deutsche Bank recently introduced a new investment theme called "Euroglut", which they argue will drive global investment trends for the foreseeable future. "Euroglut" refers to a global imbalance...

Declining newspaper readership: a survival game or a revival game?
October 18, 2014 1:00 am

Declining newspaper readership: a survival game or a revival game?

"The newspaper is dead or, at least, on the verge of dying" would probably be the common thought floating around advertisers' and marketers' minds lately, especially given the era's digital-phenomenon hype.

Thailand lags behind in region as real estate capital flows undergo...
October 17, 2014 1:00 am

Thailand lags behind in region as real estate capital flows undergo...

Thailand is not among the favourite havens in the region for international real-estate investors. These usually include property funds, private property companies, real-estate investment trusts (REITs) and institutional and individual investors.

Strong rules on transfer pricing on agenda in many countries
October 16, 2014 1:00 am

Strong rules on transfer pricing on agenda in many countries

AMONG several proposals for tax reform, the director-general of the Revenue Department has said the agency would propose an amendment to the Revenue Code concerning transfer pricing, aiming to provide greater clarity on the determination of fair...

Exports remain central to Thai economic recovery in 2014 and 2015
October 14, 2014 1:00 am

Exports remain central to Thai economic recovery in 2014 and 2015

The International Monetary Fund recently raised concerns over slower growth in the world economy. Growth in global gross domestic product for this year was lowered by 1 percentage point from the IMF's July forecast to 3.3 per cent, while that...