Muay Thai has new home in Bangkok

Muay Thai has new home in Bangkok
August 19th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

Thailand’s national sport, Muay Thai, has a new spiritual home in Bangkok following the opening of a new, modern …[More]

Hitting pay dirt with rubbish

Hitting pay dirt with rubbish
August 18th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

Small firms need to persevere, focus on research and development (R&D) and be ready to change to thrive in an …[More]

When an NBTC official bit the Apple

When an NBTC official bit the Apple
August 18th, 2014 in General Interest

Takorn Tantasith, secretary general of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission, reportedly …[More]

Pushing the Boundaries

Pushing the Boundaries
August 18th, 2014 in General Interest

A quick glance at the 62-year-old corporate chairman sitting among the four notable individuals on stage may …[More]

Deloitte ranked as second-most ideal employer

Deloitte ranked as second-most ideal employer
August 14th, 2014 in General Interest

DELOITTE ranks as the second-most-ideal employer among business students in the Asia-Pacific region, just …[More]

Encouraging women to fulfil ambitions

Encouraging women to fulfil ambitions
August 13th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

The strength of people businesses such as ours increasingly lies in the diversity of their workforces. International …[More]

Medical leadership challenges differ from other fields, survey finds

Medical leadership challenges differ from other fields, survey finds
August 13th, 2014 in General Interest

There is a greater focus on medical leadership through formal, weighty roles. This has raised challenges for …[More]

Managing hospital supply chains

Managing hospital supply chains
August 13th, 2014 in General Interest

One of the industries that has a very good international image for Thailand is hospitals and healthcare. The first …[More]

Choosing the right coaching programme

Choosing the right coaching programme
August 11th, 2014 in General Interest

For more than 10 years ago, there was hardly any choice if you wanted to enrol for a coaching programme. …[More]

Human rights still take a back seat in Asean, say activists

Human rights still take a back seat in Asean, say activists
August 11th, 2014 in General Interest

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), which marked its 47th anniversary on Aug 8, has many …[More]

Branding is way forward for agencies

Branding is way forward for agencies
August 7th, 2014 in General Interest

Advertising agencies should focus on branding and the purpose of advertisements to avoid a price war and declining …[More]

‘Scrappy’ Asean entrepreneurs urged to keep big promises

‘Scrappy’ Asean entrepreneurs urged to keep big promises
July 30th, 2014 in General Interest

“Scrappy” Asean entrepreneurs need to learn how to make and keep their “big promises” to deliver world-class …[More]

Japanese firms disappointed by dearth of workers from TNI

Japanese firms disappointed by dearth of workers from TNI
July 29th, 2014 in General Interest

The Thai-Nichi Institute of Technology, an engineering university founded with the cooperation of Thai and …[More]

Business solutions help focus

Business solutions help focus
July 28th, 2014 in General Interest

Companies must rethink the role of human resources and boost their productivity to stay competitive in the …[More]

Organisational Coaching: Vision in the right place

Organisational Coaching: Vision in the right place
July 28th, 2014 in General Interest

Q: My company has just undergone a painful phase of cost cutting and restructuring in order to keep it afloat. …[More]

Managing performance: Lessons learned from the World Cup

Managing performance: Lessons learned from the World Cup
July 28th, 2014 in General Interest

Did you watch the World Cup? Every four years we gather to cheer the best team, and every World Cup holds a …[More]

The Four Basics to Reap the Benefits of Intellectual Property

The Four Basics to Reap the Benefits of Intellectual Property
July 25th, 2014 in General Interest

As a business owner or manager, you need to know the basics of intellectual property (IP) protection. Otherwise …[More]

Companies ‘must change to compete’

Companies ‘must change to compete’
July 24th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

Openness to change and human resource development are key for Thai companies wanting to stay competitive in …[More]

Western-style democracy can run counter to good governance: Mahbubani

Western-style democracy can run counter to good governance: Mahbubani
July 24th, 2014 in General Interest

MERITOCRACY, pragmatism and honesty are the three core elements of success for governments of the future …[More]

Fair Trade certification urged

Fair Trade certification urged
July 24th, 2014 in General Interest

IN THE WAKE of rising concern over the treatment of labour, farmers’ well-being and the environment in global …[More]

Taking solace in regime’s fight on corruption

Taking solace in regime’s fight on corruption
July 21st, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

How bad is corruption in Thailand? A quick perusal of the literature is enough to plunge even the most optimistic …[More]

Registration of new companies plunges by 19 per cent in first half of the year

Registration of new companies plunges by 19 per cent in first half of the year
July 17th, 2014 in General Interest

Partly because of controls on the retail prices for the government lottery, the number of newly registered companies …[More]

Lessons the World Cup taught the corporate world

Lessons the World Cup taught the corporate world
July 16th, 2014 in General Interest

Arguably the world of sports always offers one of the best breeding grounds for paragons of dos and don’ts in …[More]

Fishing industry in eye of storm

Fishing industry in eye of storm
July 15th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

The recent report in British newspaper The Guardian condemning Thailand for the use of slave labour in its …[More]

Food giant pays journalists, report finds

Food giant pays journalists, report finds
July 15th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

The Thai media has come under the spotlight following the release of a report which claims that journalists received …[More]

Thai Altis team burns rubber at Nurburgring

Thai Altis team burns rubber at Nurburgring
July 11th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

The Toyota Corolla Altis became the first Thai production car to participate in and complete the formidable …[More]

New tax chief calls off plan to probe rich

New tax chief calls off plan to probe rich
July 8th, 2014 in General Interest

Owners of residential properties worth 40 million baht and cars worth 3 million baht can feel relieved after …[More]

Factories face waste check

Factories face waste check
July 8th, 2014 in General Interest

All factories will be required to register with the Industrial Works Department within two months in a move …[More]

Having too many insignificant issues is significant

Having too many insignificant issues is significant
July 7th, 2014 in General Interest

IN TODAY’S complex organisations and operations, people do not have enough time to focus on small matters and …[More]

Chamber hopes to stem furore

Chamber hopes to stem furore
July 3rd, 2014 in General Interest
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In an attempt to tackle labour problems and human trafficking allegations, businesses are urgently looking at ways …[More]

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