• Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:00
    First ever LGBT+ ‘family meeting’ called as partner bill debated
    As a draft bill that would legalise same-sex civil partnerships is being considered by the National Legislative Assembly, a “family meeting” is being held by the activist group Love United Thailand on January 19.
    national
  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
    Draft lottery-ticket bill makes it to NLA despite worries
    THE CONTROVERSIAL bill on government lottery tickets has made it to the National Legislative Assembly (NLA).
    national
  • Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
    Lawmakers endorse only two out of seven nominees for NHRC
    THE NATIONAL Legislative Assembly (NLA) yesterday endorsed only two of the seven nominees for posts in the country’s human-rights agency.
    national
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    Cybersecurity, data protection bills await NLA approval
    THE Cabinet has approved cybersecurity and personal data-protection bills for enactment by the National Legislative Assembly, paving the way for the country to enforce legal safeguards for the rapidly-growing digital economy and society.
    national
  • Sat, 15 Dec 2018 11:14
    Bill to allow foreigners to serve as arbitrators moves forward
    The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) has taken the first step to pass the draft amended Arbitration Act which allows foreigners to serve as arbitrators in Thailand.
    business
  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
    Former NLA member declares yearly earnings of Bt6.6m
    FORMER AIR Force chief ACM Johm Rungswang declared assets worth Bt20.8 million and yearly earnings of Bt6.6 million before resigning as a National Legislative Assembly (NLA) member on October 1, the anti-graft agency revealed yesterday.
    politics
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
    NLA seeks new meeting venue as Parliament site to be returned to Palace Bureau
    THE NATIONAL Legislative Assembly (NLA) has five choices for a new meeting venue after it vacates the Parliament building at the end of this year, as the compound has to be returned to the Royal Household Bureau.
    politics
  • Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:00
    Fugitives from the law can no longer file cases against others
    FUGITIVES from criminal offences will be deprived of their right to file criminal cases against others while on the run, according to an amendment to the Criminal Procedure Law passed by the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) yesterday.
    politics
  • Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:00
    Online vendors may soon have to pay taxes
    THE REVENUE Department will be able to cast a wider net over online vendors and other businesses that have been evading taxes once the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) approves amendments to the Revenue Code.
    business
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:06
    NLA agrees on new land and property tax rates
    After 19 months for deliberation, the National Legislative Assembly unanimously voted on Friday to pass new land and property tax rates which will come into effect on January 1, 2020.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 01:00
    Amended bill to tackle powers of cybersecurity head
    ELECTRONIC Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) will amend the Cybersecurity Bill by November before submitting it to the Cabinet and the National Legislative Assembly for approval in December this year.
    Economy
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:44
    NLA member dies of liver cancer
    ACM Narongsak Sangkhapong, a member of the National Legislative Assembly, died of liver cancer on Wednesday night.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 06 Oct 2018 14:13
    Government asked to submit draft laws no later than end of year
    The National Legislative Assembly has asked the government to send the last bill for it to deliberate no later than the end of this year, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 19:30
    Water Resources bill gets strong NLA backing
    The Water Resources Bill sailed through the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Friday, after more than 19 months of deliberations.
    national
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 17:45
    NLA approves 2019 budget
    The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Thursday approved the government budget bill for fiscal 2019, in which Bt3 trillion has been set aside for the ministries and their projects and expenditure.
    Breaking News
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