• Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:00:00
    NLA chief plans to pass petition on anti-graft law waivers to court
    NATIONAL LEGISLATIVE Assembly (NLA) President Pornpetch Wichitcholchai yesterday said he had received a petition from 32 NLA members requesting a ruling from the Constitutional Court on the legality of the anti-graft law waiving disqualifications prescribed by the new charter.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:13:27
    NLA president to submit petition for Constitutional review of anti-graft law
    National Legislative Assembly President Pornpetch Wichitcholchai said on Wednesday that he had received a petition filed by 32 NLA members requesting that the Constitutional Court rule on the constitutionality of the anti-graft law which waives qualifications prohibited under the charter.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:23:33
    NACC law set to be referred to Constitutional Court
    Members of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) who disagree with a new law allowing anti-graft commissioners to remain in the office said on Wednesday that they expected to gain the 25 signatures required to file a petition to the Constitutional Court on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:37:43
    NLA committee seeks to change Senate selection process
    The National Legislative Assembly’s law-vetting committee has decided to cut the number of professional groups for the selection of senators from 20 to five or 10, its spokesperson Admiral Tharathorn Kajitsuwan said on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:06:41
    Supreme Court rules ex-defence minister’s order to dismiss Abhisit from Army unlawful
    The Supreme Court has ruled against a former defence minister’s order to discharge Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva from the Army, Abhisit’s lawyer Bundit Siriphan said on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 07:00:00
    Charter drafting committee lobs ball in NLA court over NACC graft-buster bill
    THE LAW DRAFTERS will leave it to the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) to decide whether or not to take the issue of the issue of the graft-buster bill to the Constitutional Court.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 16:06:33
    Ten upcoming laws touted as ‘protecting’ children
    Ten new laws will be introduced this year by the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) in what the government trumpets as a “comprehensive” effort to protect children, including a particular focus addressing drug use and teenage pregnancy.
    national
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 18:47:23
    NLA committee cuts ban on entertainment during election campaigns
    Democrat Party deputy leader Ongart Klampaiboon said he disagreed with the idea of providing entertainment to help woo voters during election campaigns, reasoning the budget set for an election should be spent judiciously.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:19:12
    NLA’s Klanarong conscious in hospital after collapsing in debate
    The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) member Klanarong Chantik remains in the intensive care unit (ICU) of Vichaiyut Hospital after suddenly collapsing while the assembly deliberated a law on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:41:02
    NLA member hospitalised after blacking out
    Klanarong Chantik, a member of the National Legislative Assembly and former member of the National Anti-Corruption Commission, was rushed to Vichaiyut Hospital on Thursday morning after suffering a black-out during an assembly session.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 18:55:04
    NLA committee won’t change MP seat-calculation method
    The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) committee vetting the MPs bill has made no major change to the clause on the calculation of MPs’ seats, with concerns that such a change would be against the Constitution.
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  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    WICE expands reach in deal
    THAILAND-based WICE Logistics Plc has closed a deal to buy a majority stake in Hong Kong logistics operator Universal Worldwide Transportation (UMT) in order to expand its reach to mainland Chinese and Hong Kong customers. 
    Corporate
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:16:22
    NLA vetting committee to solve arithmetic issue in MP bill
    The National Legislative Assembly’s (NLA) law vetting committee is considering a change to the formula within the draft organic law governing the House of Representatives that calculates how to apportion seats to MPs.
    politics
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:00:00
    MP election draft returns to NLA with few proposed changes
    THE NATIONAL Legislative Assembly (NLA) committee vetting the MP election bill draft will take final consideration of the whole law this week before delivering it for its second and third readings next week.
    politics
  • Thu, 04 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    New bill on MPs does not include poll road map delay: NLA member
    THERE IS not a clause written into the new organic bill governing MPs for extending the road map to an election, although the idea has been floated to help political parties hamstrung by the ban on political activities.
    politics
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