Published: Jul 25, 2022
The polite enquiry, “Have you eaten rice today?”, has long been considered equivalent to “How are you?” in South Korea. But it might not be the case much longer, with rice consumption shrinking amid changing eating habits, especially among younger generations.
Published: Jun 28, 2022
The government needs to urgently issue an executive decree to control the use of marijuana because the panel vetting the Public Health Ministry’s regulation bill was dragging its feet, a senator said on Tuesday.
Published: May 20, 2022
India, the largest economy in South Asia, is expected to grow by 6.4 per cent in 2022, well below the 8.8 per cent growth in 2021, as higher inflationary pressures and uneven recovery of the labour market will curb private consumption and investment, according to the United Nations.
Published: Dec 03, 2021
Bangkok, 30 November 2021 – GIZ Thailand in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP)’s One Planet Network organised an online regional knowledge sharing event titled “Changing consumption patterns through sustainability information”.
Published: Nov 30, 2021
The daily consumption of fuel in Thailand fell 5.1 per cent in the first 10 months of this year compared to the same period last year. However, the Department of Energy Business said fuel usage picked up in October once pandemic restrictions were lifted.
Published: Nov 02, 2021
The daily consumption of fuel in Thailand during the first nine months of this year dropped by 5.2 per cent compared to the same period last year. The Department of Energy Business put this down to a decline in economic activities due to the Covid-19 crisis.