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Tips for cross-border M&A success
April 21, 2015 1:00 am

Tips for cross-border M&A success

Successful cross-border mergers and acquisitions do not need to be scary, but they do need to be planned properly. Expanding into a foreign market means finding the right target, executing the right transactions, and integrating your businesses the...

Liquidity to sustain China stock rally
April 20, 2015 1:00 am

Liquidity to sustain China stock rally

CHINA'S economy has slowed considerably to the point where full-scale monetary stimulus may be needed.

Strengthening the inner self to be a true, sincere leader
April 20, 2015 1:00 am

Strengthening the inner self to be a true, sincere leader

Q: For years now I have been the 'silent sufferer' of my boss' behaviour. He exploits me to the fullest because he knows that I am timid and subdued. Due to this I am always at the receiving end of his scolding whenever he is in a...

Winning the hearts and loyalty of Thai millennials through...
April 18, 2015 1:00 am

Winning the hearts and loyalty of Thai millennials through...

APRIL comes around once a year. Not only is it the hottest month in Thailand, but it is also the time of Thai New Year.

Earnings results to be main focus
April 16, 2015 1:00 am

Earnings results to be main focus

Therdsak Thaveeteeratham Executive Vice President for Research Asia Plus Group Holding After the Songkran Festival, first-quarter earnings results will be the focal point.

Queue it like Japanese!
April 16, 2015 1:00 am

Queue it like Japanese!

Taking refuge from chaotic Bangkok and notorious Chinese tourists, last week I escaped to a place with peace and literally order: the land of the rising sun. Japanese are well known for their good manners, and particularly so for their queue...

Smart money tips for Songkran travellers
April 11, 2015 1:00 am

Smart money tips for Songkran travellers

APRIL is the month of Songkran, the traditional new year holidays and, for many of you, travel.

Designer plans own website, store after social media success
April 11, 2015 1:00 am

Designer plans own website, store after social media success

FOLLOWING HER initial success in selling the clothes she designs via www.facebook.com/lilydalebrand, Supida Pangjitworlathorn, 29, plans to open her own website under the Lilydale brand this year and a first physical store next year as she aims to...

Facebook's Messenger hopes to emulate others' success
April 11, 2015 1:00 am

Facebook's Messenger hopes to emulate others' success

NOT ALL inventions succeed at the first crack. Apple can attest to this old adage, as it was not the inventor of the MP3 file, nor did it create the world's first MP3 player.

Environmental watchdog increases the competitiveness of old Bangkok...
April 10, 2015 1:00 am

Environmental watchdog increases the competitiveness of old Bangkok...

LEED, the acronym for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the most globally recognised green-building certification programme.