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2014-04-01 08:29:34

- Establishes Leading Position in Fast-Growing Thai Pharmaceutical Market - DUBLIN, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Actavis plc (NYSE: ACT), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company today announced that it has acquired Silom Medical Company, a privately held generic pharmaceutical company focused on developing and marketing therapies in Thailand, for approximately $100 million in cash. The acquisition of Silom Medical immediately elevates Actavis into a top-five position...

2014-04-01 08:24:42

BANGKOK, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today ( Apr 1(st), 14) marked another step for Digital TV (DTV) in Thailand as The National Broadcasting and Telecommunication commission (NBTC) began the "Transition Testing" period with the broadcasting coverage over 4 cities: Bangkok, Chiangmai, Songkhla, and Nakhon Ratchasima. This trial period will continue to April 24(th) before the full broadcasting begins in June this year. The main purpose of the trial period is to run a pilot test...

2014-03-31 23:31:51

Five-year agreement will provide students in addiction studies first-hand experience in professional environment. Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 In an agreement that CEO Darren Lockie has described as a “win-win,” DARA, a Thailand-based addiction treatment and rehabilitation center, has joined forces with Mahidol University’s ASEAN Institute for Health Development. The five-year partnership will provide opportunities for students and faculty in Mahidol’s Master of Arts...

2014-03-29 23:04:59

The rates for international calls to Thailand are as low as 0.9¢/min with the two upgraded monthly plans Thailand 550 and Thailand 1100 offered by CallMuangThai.com. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 For everyone calling Thailand regularly, CallMuangThai.com announces up to 100 more minutes added to the current monthly plans available on the website. The number of minutes available increases, while the prices stay the same. Thailand 550 ($4.99) and Thailand 1100 ($9.99) make...

2014-03-28 00:23:39

BANGKOK, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thailand will be the proud host of the first ever ASIAN DISASTER RISK REDUCTION EXPO (ADRE) which will be held in Bangkok at the IMPACT exhibition Center, from 4-7 November. ADRE is fully supported by the Bangkok Administration and Bangkok Fire. The exhibition will comprise an Expo, Conference, and Networking Event focused on one of the most important areas in the world today - natural and man-made disasters. The need for such an event is now...

2014-03-28 00:23:37

The inaugural edition of ISF 2014 will be held on 4-7 November at IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Center Bangkok. BANGKOK, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With a rising population that is ever more vulnerable, security has become a major factor in protecting Thai society and enabling the country to advance in peace and stability. The need to protect people as well as businesses and government offices from attack by terrorists, domestic crime and cyber criminals has become more urgent...

2014-03-28 00:21:33

Bigger is better BANGKOK, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Thailand formally enters the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, benefits will include the rise of a much larger marketplace. The ASEAN Economic Community will help expand and connect businesses with greater efficiency -- creating a great opportunity for companies to raise their capabilities, because ASEAN may well become a major production hub in the near future. (Logo:...

2014-03-26 00:24:10

DUBLIN, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2348cc/it_market_in) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the IT Market in Thailand" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2348cc/it_market_in ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Currently, more than 30 percent of the population is using the internet in Thailand. There are...

2014-03-25 23:04:53

At Hong Kong FILMART, LifeStyle TV (LSTV), launched in January via AsiaSat satellite to Asia Pacific, has announced that they will produce their first men’s awards, “2014 LifeStyle TV Men’s Awards” in Asia with Outstanding Awards recognizing the trendiest and upscale role models for men encompassing different aspects of men’s lifestyles. Hong Kong, Los Angeles, Luxembourg (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 At Hong Kong FILMART, LifeStyle TV (LSTV), launched in January via AsiaSat satellite...

2014-03-25 16:20:25

DUBLIN, Mar. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nv7rg8/thailand_tyre ) has announced the addition of the "Thailand Tyre Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Automotive industry is one of the main industries of Thailand, which accounts for about 10% of Thailand's total GDP (Gross Domestic Product). Thailand is one of the biggest producers of...


Latest Thailand Reference Libraries

Large Indian Civet, Viverra zibetha
2013-06-07 14:01:12

The large Indian civet (Viverra zibetha) is species that can be found in Southeast Asia. Its range includes Bhutan, Myanmar, Thailand, Nepal, northeast India, Laos, China, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. It prefers a habitat within a variety of areas, including primary and secondary evergreen and deciduous forests. It can be found at elevations of up to 5,429 feet. It holds five recognized subspecies that occur throughout its range, and some experts assert that a sixth subspecies should be...

Southeast Asian Liver Fluke, Opisthorchis viverrini
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Southeast Asian liver fluke (Opisthorchis viverrini) is a parasite that is classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum. It is native to Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, and the Lao People's Democratic Republic. It occurs in higher numbers in northern areas of Thailand when compared to central areas of Thailand, and the disease the worm causes, known as opisthorchiasis, does not occur in southern areas of Thailand. The Southeast Asian liver fluke is so small that it can only be seen under...

Fea's Muntjac, Muntiacus feae
2012-09-24 09:24:29

Fea’s muntjac (Muntiacus feae), also known as the Tenasserim muntjac, is a species of muntjac that resides in many areas including Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Lao People's Democratic Republic, and People's Republic of China. Although there is much debate regarding the range of the deer, it is most commonly accepted that it ranges from the Isthmus of Kra east and north to southern Myanmar and to the neighboring borders of Thailand. Because there have been many sightings of this species in other...

Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Eurynorhynchus pygmeus
2012-09-12 11:48:41

The spoon-billed sandpiper (Eurynorhynchus pygmeus) can be found in Southeast Asia in the winter and northeastern Russia during its breeding season in warmer months. In Russia, its breeding range includes the sea coats adjacent to the Chukchi Peninsula and south to the Kamchatka peninsula. It will migrate through many areas along the Pacific Coast including Japan, North and South Korea, and China to get to its main wintering range. In this area of Southeast Asia, it can be found in many areas...

Lyle's Flying Fox, Pteropus lylei
2012-08-29 15:20:02

Lyle’s flying fox (Pteropus lylei) is a megabat that is native to Yunnan in China, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam. Although nothing is known about this species in China, it is known to prefer homes in mangrove forests in Vietnam. It is known to roost in trees, where it can be destructive, and feeds on fruit in orchards. Because of this, it is considered a pest in Thailand, where the majority of its full populations can be found. One colony in Thailand is thought to number around three...

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Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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