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  • BUSINESS

    Digitising SMEs

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 25/03/2019

    » A few years ago, digital transformation in business was seen as an option or perhaps an expensive investment that might be hard to justify. Even when companies did decide to digitise, the process was often fragmented, which prevented them from truly harnessing the power of technology. The approach appeared ineffective and the results were not quantifiable.

  • NEWS

    Winter wonderland, summer retreat

    Life, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 21/03/2019

    » Nestled in the northeastern corner of Nagano prefecture, Nozawaonsen is a beautiful little onsen village with a long history, dating back to at least the Edo Period (1603-1868), when the first bathhouse was constructed. Today, this picturesque mountain settlement remains an onsen paradise, and has since become one of Japan's top ski destinations, hailed for its high-quality powder snow.

  • TRAVEL

    Residence Yasushi


    Life, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 21/03/2019

    » Nestled in the charming hot-spring town and ski resort of Nozawaonsen, this newly opened luxury kakure-yado (hidden inn) meticulously combines traditional Japanese aesthetic design with Western comforts. Located about a 10-minute walk from the bustling village, the hotel offers a beautiful view of the lush natural setting with a tranquil atmosphere. Yasushi offers a private hot-spring onsen where guests can immerse themselves in the milky therapeutic waters.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Mastering the message

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 18/03/2019

    » Life rarely progresses the way we intended. Sometimes, we need to adjust to unexpected circumstances and always be ready for change. Once we master the ability to adapt to unforeseen events and to constantly absorb new knowledge, it usually allows our lives to blossom in beautiful ways.

  • OPINION

    Time to bring sexism to heel

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 18/03/2019

    » I've never been a big fan of high heels. While they may be an easy way to add extra height, make my legs appear longer and my calves slimmer, I find them painful and uncomfortable. I tend to wear them only when it's absolutely necessary, such as at important functions or events.

  • BUSINESS

    Powered by nature

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 11/03/2019

    » In 1984, a small biotechnology company began life in Sapporo, Japan to develop innovative materials for the agriculture sector. Founder Ken-ichi Kosuna named it Amino Up, after the ingredients of the first product the new venture was developing at the time.

  • BUSINESS

    Holistic health

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 11/03/2019

    » Human life expectancy has increased dramatically over the past century, thanks in large part to advances in sanitation, agriculture, food processing and distribution.

  • BUSINESS

    Sound shaper

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 17/12/2018

    » Sound can profoundly affect the listener's mind in magical ways. From shifting an anchored perception to evoking strong emotions to generating soothing feelings, sound waves can work wonders.

  • BUSINESS

    Let's talk about sex

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 10/12/2018

    » Ask anyone what sex means and you will get any number of different responses. After all, it's a highly personal matter and can mean different things to different people. It is such a delicate and intimate topic that most people prefer to avoid the conversation altogether.

  • OPINION

    The gene-editing pandora's box

    Asia focus, Tanyatorn Tongwaranan, Published on 03/12/2018

    » Last week, a Chinese scientist once again sparked an international outcry on ethics and legality. This time, the issue regards transparency over the potential use of human gene-editing technology.

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