Artikel tagged “infrastructure”

  • Facebook won’t build data centres in countries with bad human rights records, except Singapore

    Facebook won’t build data centres in countries with bad human rights records, except Singapore

    Mark Zuckerberg promised in a lengthy blog post that the company wouldn’t build data centres in countries with poor human rights. But he chose to ignore Singapore’s track record in human rights, declaring the city-state home to Facebook’s first data center in Asia to “serve everyone.” “As we build our infrastructure around the world, we’ve chosen not to build data centres in countries that have a track record of violating human rights like privacy or freedom of expression,” said Mark Zuckerberg

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    37 billion baht motorway planned – Had Yai to Malaysian border

    PHOTO: Had Yai commercial district The Thai government plans to build a 62km motorway in the southern province of Songkhla, from Had Yai to the Malaysian border in a bid to boost bilateral trade and cross-border tourism Estimates put the trade value in the region at around 500 billion baht per year according to the Transport Minister Arkham Termpitayapaisit. The private sector will be invited to bid for the project, which is estimated to cost 37 billion baht, as a Public Private Partnership (PPP) scheme, with the government providing land and other infrastructure

  • That was 2017. This is 2018. Thai Economy

    That was 2017. This is 2018. Thai Economy

    by Patrick Cooke, Regional Editor for Asia.