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Specialists urge privatisation, board revamp at THAI Airways
April 18, 2014 1:00 am

Specialists urge privatisation, board revamp at THAI Airways

Thai Airways International Plc, the national carrier, should be privatised and also look for ways to get qualified members on its board of directors if the airline wants to stay competitive in the aviation industry, according to specialists from...

Ferrari lucky draw spices up True's 4G campaign
April 18, 2014 1:00 am

Ferrari lucky draw spices up True's 4G campaign

True is offering the chance of winning a shiny new Ferrari or a fancy motorcycle to drive customers towards its fourth-generation wireless broadband service.

Fico Coffee shoots for 75 outlets in four years
April 17, 2014 1:00 am

Fico Coffee shoots for 75 outlets in four years

FICO COFFEE, the franchisee of California-based The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf in Thailand, aims to more than triple the number of its coffee houses to 75 within four years.

AIS spends on customer campaigns
April 17, 2014 1:00 am

AIS spends on customer campaigns

ADVANCED Info Service has set aside a marketing budget of about Bt5 billion for this year - up sharply from around Bt3 billion last year - with most of the sum to be spent on customer-retention campaigns, said the company's newly appointed...

Bodhi Tree wall coverings reflect individual personalities
April 17, 2014 1:00 am

Bodhi Tree wall coverings reflect individual personalities

IN JUST three years, Bodhi Tree has become a leading brand in custom-made wallpaper, wall coverings and wall art.

Singha expands property arm via share-swap deal with Rasa
April 17, 2014 1:00 am

Singha expands property arm via share-swap deal with Rasa

SINGHA CORPORATION and its major shareholder Santi Bhirombhakdi are undertaking a back-door listing in the Stock Exchange of Thailand by acquiring Rasa Property Development.

Daikin pushes new refrigerant
April 16, 2014 1:00 am

Daikin pushes new refrigerant

Daikin Industries is encouraging early adoption, particularly in developing countries, of its next-generation R32 air-conditioner refrigerant, which does not harm the ozone layer or contribute to global warming.

Four Seasons luxury hotel operator looks for property in Phuket
April 16, 2014 1:00 am

Four Seasons luxury hotel operator looks for property in Phuket

Four Seasons HotelS AND RESORTS, a Canadian-based management operator of luxury hotels, is looking to penetrate the Phuket market to tap Thailand's growing tourism industry better.

Firm pioneers 'character drink' segment
April 16, 2014 1:00 am

Firm pioneers 'character drink' segment

Fond memorIes and a childhood passion for superheroes, plus a long line-up of ardent admirers in Japan waiting to buy canned drinks featuring their icons, have inspired a group of seven Thai executives from top companies to launch TOYa canned fruit...

BuzzCity appoints new country manager
April 12, 2014 1:00 am

BuzzCity appoints new country manager

Mobile advertising network BuzzCity has appointed Wararin Phoonuch-aphai as its new country manager for Thailand.