• Wed, 27 Feb 2019 03:00
    New proposal aims to extend child subsidy
    LOW-INCOME earners will be provided with a monthly child-support subsidy of Bt600 for the child’s first six years if the Social Development and Human Security Ministry’s proposal gets the Cabinet’s approval.
  • Sun, 23 Dec 2018 15:59
    Move to make health insurance mandatory for long-stay visas
    Foreigners with one-year Non-Immigrant Visa “O-A” (Long Stay) will have to compulsorily arrange health insurance, according to new proposals of a key committee.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:02
    Primary voting system proposed as part of organic law
    Primary voting would be among new proposals to be discussed as part of the new political party organic law tomorrow, according to the National Legislative Assembly’s (NLA) law vetting committee.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Jun 2015 01:00
    NRC defers call for Thai casino
    NATIONAL Reform Council chairman Thienchay Kiranandana has put the brakes on a proposal from NRC members to legalise a casino, saying the council had only 60 days left to work so it did not have time to consider a new proposal.
  • Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:00
    New proposals on charter changes floated
    Military MPs have suggested that more MPs representing ethnic minorities and minority political parties should be involved in political dialogues, which will lead to changes in the 2008 Constitution.
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2012 00:00
    Ministries to consider aid plan for SMEs
    The Finance and Labour ministries yesterday agreed to jointly consider the Joint Private Committee's new proposal to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) cope with the new Bt300 minimum wage.
  • Mon, 17 Oct 2011 00:00
    Wealthy would pay more tax under new proposals changes aimed at making up for cut in corporate income tax
    Higher-income groups would be taxed more under a proposed legislative package that would revamp the personal-income tax structure, said Somchai Sujjapongse, director-general of the Fiscal Policy Office.
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