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A whole wad of reasons why we should support e-payment
March 15, 2016 1:00 am

A whole wad of reasons why we should support e-payment

Google the cost of printing banknotes and the clearest response comes from the US central bank.

Locals feel the impact of booming Dawei
March 8, 2016 1:00 am

Locals feel the impact of booming Dawei

My recent encounters with locals in Dawei shed light on the impact of new investment pouring into this port city on Myanmar’s west coast.

Where is the SILVER LINING for Thai economic outlook?
March 1, 2016 1:00 am

Where is the SILVER LINING for Thai economic outlook?

The outlook isn’t so bright. Last weekend, the Group-of-20 economies were unable to agree on a joint push for new stimulus measures.

Chance of a THAI turnaround: Fat or slim?
February 23, 2016 1:00 am

Chance of a THAI turnaround: Fat or slim?

Thai Airways International must have done something right lately: its share price rallied last week.

More researchers required if we want to turn Thailand around
February 16, 2016 1:00 am

More researchers required if we want to turn Thailand around

Last week Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha unveiled a brilliant idea to contain the spread of the Zika virus.

Can the Fire Monkey’s joy boost stock markets?
February 9, 2016 1:00 am

Can the Fire Monkey’s joy boost stock markets?

China Daily offered an interesting chronicle of landmark events that have occurred during Monkey years. Yes, all of us remember the tsunami in 2004 that killed over 200,000 people. But how many recall that the European Union was launched in 1992? Or...

Taking care of the country’s aged must be on agenda
February 2, 2016 1:00 am

Taking care of the country’s aged must be on agenda

Are we ready for the older stages of life? That’s a tough question. Few can say they are, wholeheartedly, because readiness involves both emotional and financial factors.

Two theories for climate change
January 26, 2016 1:00 am

Two theories for climate change

The abrupt change of temperature has caused a stir among Bangkokians. Sweaters usually preserved for trips to the North are now being pulled out of closets as the mercury drops below 20 degrees Celsius.

Possibility to close income gap is very slim
January 19, 2016 1:00 am

Possibility to close income gap is very slim

A prominent economist was surprised with the long queue of commuters at a BTS station’s ticket booth, waiting to buy tickets for their rides.

Thai tourism can move up a gear. Here’s how
January 12, 2016 1:00 am

Thai tourism can move up a gear. Here’s how

What did Thailand do to attract nearly 30 million visitor arrivals in 2015?