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Asia Cement follows four-pronged CSR strategy for long-term growth
May 1, 2016 1:00 am

Asia Cement follows four-pronged CSR strategy for long-term growth

THE ENVIRONMENT, education, society and safety are the keys to long-term business growth, Asia Cement co-managing director Napadol Ramyarupa said in an interview with The Nation.

Giant global consumer firms drop Malaysian palm oil supplier
May 1, 2016 1:00 am

Giant global consumer firms drop Malaysian palm oil supplier

Three global consumer giants have aborted transactions with Malaysia’s No 2 palm-oil company because of its alleged involvement in forest fires and haze that have depleted Indonesia’s green cover.

Firms urged to play part in sustainability push
May 1, 2016 1:00 am

Firms urged to play part in sustainability push

Vietnamese businesses were urged to play their roles in meeting sustainable development goals (SDGs) to promote a more inclusive, sustainable and equal global economy by 2030, a conference heard.

Bosch enhances vocational skills of disadvantaged hilltribe youth
May 1, 2016 1:00 am

Bosch enhances vocational skills of disadvantaged hilltribe youth

Education is something that develops human well-being. Unfortunately, quality education is in many cases still out of reach of a large number of disadvantaged people, such as hilltribe children. These young people lack continuous education because of...

Vietnamese fertiliser company to expand to Asean markets, including...
April 30, 2016 1:00 am

Vietnamese fertiliser company to expand to Asean markets, including...

HANOI - Binh Dien Fertilizer Joint Stock Company (BFC) plans to pay a 30-per-cent dividend in cash for 2015 and will enter the regional markets of Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand this year, the company said at its general shareholder’s meeting in Ho...

DTAC urges full spectrum allocation road map
April 30, 2016 1:00 am

DTAC urges full spectrum allocation road map

TOTAL ACCESS Communication (DTAC) has recommended that the government draw up a spectrum road map for the allocation and auction of the 700-, 850-, 1,800-, 2,300- and 2,600-megahertz bands to support affordable and universal access to fixed and...

Centara, Hop Inn ink with FastBooking
April 30, 2016 1:00 am

Centara, Hop Inn ink with FastBooking

THAI HOTEL chains the Centara Group and Hop Inn have signed agreements with FastBooking, a France-based e-commerce solution service owned by AccorHotels Group, to boost their global reservations and online management.

Publicis One reshuffles management at Thai unit
April 30, 2016 1:00 am

Publicis One reshuffles management at Thai unit

AFTER RESHAPING its business model, France-based advertising and public relations group Publicis One has announced a management reshuffle at its Thailand unit.

Terminal 21, Foodland Supermarket forge alliance
April 30, 2016 1:00 am

Terminal 21, Foodland Supermarket forge alliance

TERMINAL 21 has joined forces with Foodland Supermarket to form a partnership for business expansion in supporting their strategic move to the high-potential markets in the provinces.

Pair combine passions for online animal clothing business
April 30, 2016 1:00 am

Pair combine passions for online animal clothing business

WITH A passion for pets and for designing clothes, Chatyapha Nayasoontornkul and Natphakan Tipakornsaowapak created their own business, Petsionate, to sell pet clothes online.