The Consortium for Southeast Asian Studies in Asia (SEASIA) 2017

The Consortium for Southeast Asian Studies in Asia (SEASIA) 2017 Venue: Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Bldg. Room 111, Chulalongkorn University December 17, 2017 Regionalization and Globalization of ASEAN : Opportunities and Challenges CONVENOR: Dr. Wisarn Pupphaves Thailand Development Research Institute CHAIR: Dr. Narongchai Akrasanee Former Minister of Commerce and Minister of Energy, Thailand Morning Session:  “New Scenarios for Economic […]

Climate spurs change for Thai autos

WICHSINEE WIBULPOLPRASERT SUNTHORN TUNMUNTONG Here comes an inconvenient truth for the global automotive industry: The globe is warming and technology is progressing rapidly. Countries around the world are starting to demand next-generation automobiles with high-tech and environmentally friendly features that few traditional automakers are able to accommodate. This opens up opportunities for players outside the […]

TDRI suggests rice research centre

  PATHOM SANGWONGWANICH Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) fellows are urging the government to establish a Rice Market Development Institute to enhance scientific research, disseminate credible information to farmers and entrepreneurs and improve the competitiveness of Thai rice cultivation. Nipon Poapongsakorn, a distinguished fellow at the TDRI, said that a finalised proposal will be submitted […]