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BTSC budgets Bt60 bn for rail investment
May 24, 2016 1:00 am

BTSC budgets Bt60 bn for rail investment

BANGKOK Mass Transit System, the operator of the Skytrain elevated train network, has prepared as much as Bt60 billion to continue investing in the country’s rail system.

5 fail to meet licence fee deadline for 3rd instalment
May 24, 2016 1:00 am

5 fail to meet licence fee deadline for 3rd instalment

FIVE of the 22 digital TV stations yesterday failed to meet the deadline for the third instalment of upfront licence fees, with a combined value of Bt2.388 billion, according to the broadcasting regulator.

PTT board to consider future |of firm’s coal business
May 24, 2016 1:00 am

PTT board to consider future |of firm’s coal business

THE PTT management will seek the board’s consideration this month on the future direction of its coal business, said chief executive officer Tevin Vongvanich.

AIS Fibre fixed broadband service launched as firm aims to be top...
May 24, 2016 1:00 am

AIS Fibre fixed broadband service launched as firm aims to be top...

ADVANCED Info Service yesterday officially launched its AIS Fibre fixed-line broadband service, after soft-launching it in April last year, with the aim to become a top-three player within three years and the market leader in five.

AWN pre-qualifies for 900MHz auction
May 24, 2016 1:00 am

AWN pre-qualifies for 900MHz auction

Advanced Info Service’s unit Advanced Wireless Network has passed the pre-qualification stage for the second auction of one 900-megahertz licence on Friday, the telecom committee of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission said...

Taiwan medical devices company aims to make Thailand regional hub
May 24, 2016 1:00 am

Taiwan medical devices company aims to make Thailand regional hub

APEX MEDICAL Corporation, a Taiwanese manufacturer of medical devices, plans to promote Thailand as its hub for CLMV (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam) and North Asia over the next three to five years.

AIS and TOT set to launch service under a joint trial
May 23, 2016 1:00 am

AIS and TOT set to launch service under a joint trial

ADVANCED Info Service and TOT are expected to sign a contact signalling the launch of a joint-trial commercial service on the state agency’s 2.1 gigahertz spectrum shortly after the re-auction of a 900 megahertz licence on Friday, Information and...

Companies want employees with creative and analytical
May 23, 2016 1:00 am

Companies want employees with creative and analytical

THE MOST wanted job candidates of the future will be the ones who can bridge the two worlds of creative and analytical thinking, a prominent US academic has said.

Central to pause buying spree in Vietnam, focus on profits
May 23, 2016 1:00 am

Central to pause buying spree in Vietnam, focus on profits

CENTRAL GROUP will ease its acquisition spree in Vietnam to consolidate operations and generate profit over the next three years after aggressively buying and expanding its retail businesses there for successive years.

Youth employment
May 22, 2016 1:00 am

Youth employment

Through the “Ton Kla on the Go” career training session, DHL Thailand has shown its commitment to help youth from all diverse economic and educational backgrounds to develop practical skills that will guide their career development.