Sustainable Future

STARTING DATE: 1 Jan 2020

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TOTAL UPDATE: 17 STORIES

These articles are part of a series that explores what it takes to create and secure a sustainable future. In collaboration with UOB.

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Gunning for equality

Working in a male-dominated field like art, modern surrealist Pang Torsuwan established a group called Herspective in 2019 with two other female artists to help female artists gain recognition and exhibit their works easily.

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Gunning  for equality
8 Mar 2023

No longer in the background

In Thailand, women are no longer a minority in the world of business. According to data from the Trade Policy and Strategy Office (TPSO), Thailand has an estimated 3 million Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). Of this number, the majority of business operators are female.

8 Mar 2023
No longer in  the background
8 Mar 2023

Shaping a sustainable future for all

Sustainability has become a buzzword in the world of business. From mere corporate social responsibility, or CSR, where companies pay back to society through their charitable initiatives, now organisations focus on how to create a sustainable future for themselves and the community they are in, if not the world.

8 Mar 2023
Shaping a sustainable future for all
24 Dec 2021

Unlocking a city's potential

Thailand's art scene and creatives spaces can become key economic drivers.

24 Dec 2021 4
Unlocking a city's potential
17 Dec 2021

Bangkok urged to go green

Surrounded by high-rises, large trees offer shade to urban residents, protecting them from all kinds of pollution. Nevertheless, the expansion of green space in Bangkok remains a tough nut to crack now that vacant land is harder to come by. But an environmental expert believes building pocket parks around corners and turns can help increase green cover and make the city more sustainable.

17 Dec 2021
Bangkok urged to go green
10 Dec 2021

The best of both worlds

One of the challenges facing organisations around the world during the Covid-19 pandemic is how to provide the most efficient office model that allows for the best mix of remote and office work.

10 Dec 2021
The best of  both worlds
3 Dec 2021

Working towards a zero-waste world

When Sarintorn Phansopa's father started his small business collecting used paper almost five decades ago, he didn't realise he would play a big role in making the world a cleaner, greener place.

3 Dec 2021
Working towards a zero-waste world
26 Nov 2021

Deconstructing carbon

Beyond attractive and functional design, making sure properties are friendly to both people and planet is now a common goal of the real estate sector. Operating with environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices in mind is today's pressing agenda and also the way of the future.

26 Nov 2021
Deconstructing carbon
19 Nov 2021

Brave new world

During the Covid-19 pandemic when academic institutes are forced to close, online learning equates to borderless learning which allows people to learn anywhere, anytime and any subject. Aside from students, people who work from home also have more time to turn to online learning to enhance their knowledge.

19 Nov 2021
Brave new world
12 Nov 2021

Sustainable returns

The sustainability trend is shaping the business and investment landscape. From climate change to the Covid-19 pandemic, the interest in environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues is now at the forefront of everyone's mind -- from consumers to investors.

12 Nov 2021
Sustainable returns