Tainted water saga has roots in poor policy

Adis Israngkura na Ayudhya For the past 15 years, the villagers of tambon Nam Pu, Ratchaburi’s Muang district, have complained about toxic wastewater from an industrial waste treatment plant that has contaminated their water sources. Little has been done to ease their plight. The villagers said water in the Nam Pu creek is so tainted, […]

Making big data corruption’s worst enemy

Natchapol Praditpetchara In the last decade or so, the world has witnessed an unprecedented explosion in the quantity of information available as our ability to generate and store data rocketed through the stratosphere. This availability of a seemingly infinite amount of information, known as “big data”, has fundamentally altered the traditional way of doing business […]