Thu, 23 Aug 2018 01:00
Thai govt’s vision renews stateless minorities’ hopes
Two weeks ago, three football players and their coach, who were rescued from the flooded Tham Luang cave last month, were granted Thai nationality and presented with ID cards in a ceremony hosted in Chiang Rai province.
Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00
Dual Thai nationality votes being ‘sold’ for today’s Malaysian election
MALAYSIAN authorities have tightened the border with Thailand after 200 people with dual nationality allegedly sold their votes in Northern Kelantan to cast ballots in today’s general election.
Tue, 06 Feb 2018 01:00
342 Karen young people receive Thai nationality under citizenship programme
A TOTAL of 342 children and young people of Karen ethnicity in Kanchanaburi have finally become Thai citizens – a long-awaited wish fulfilled yesterday.
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 18:13
DNA tests conducted to establish Sakai and Mogen people’s citizenship
Justice Ministry officials on Monday visited Satun’s Koh Lipe to administer DNA tests for 33 people from the Sakai and Mogen tribal minorities to help them obtain Thai nationality.
Sat, 02 Sep 2017 01:00
What the law says about stripping Thai nationality
Re: “Thailand failing to enforce law on dual nationality”, Have Your Say, August 31.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:00
Cabinet amends Thai nationality rules for minorities
THE CABINET yesterday adjusted a ministerial regulation on nationality, for granting Thai citizenship to minorities who have lived in the Kingdom for no less than 15 years.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 01:00
Chinese businessmen’s assets seized in Phuket
POLICE have frozen bank accounts, seized 57 tour buses and 33 speedboats in Phuket’s Muang district from companies under the network of Tranlee Travel Co Ltd, founded by Chinese businessmen using fake Thai nationality document.
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 01:00
Stateless children make plea for Thai nationality, rights
As New Year and National Children's Day gifts, homeless and migrant children in Thailand are asking, first of all, for Thai nationality and basic rights.
Sat, 11 Oct 2014 01:00
Thai nationality approved for 369 wives
Interior Minister Anupong Paochinda has approved Thai nationality for 369 women married to Thai men - some of whom had been waiting for nationality for several years.
Thu, 22 Aug 2013 00:00
DNA checks will help poor prove they're Thais
The government will conduct DNA tests for a few dozen people in Ranong on Saturday as part of a project launched to help the underprivileged prove their Thai nationality.
Wed, 22 May 2013 00:00
200 new citizens get papers
Chiang Rai's Mae Fah Luang district office yesterday issued ID cards to 200 people who were granted Thai nationality.
Thu, 14 Feb 2013 00:00
Abused Karen girl to get official help in applying for Thai nationality
The Karen girl who was allegedly kidnapped, enslaved, tortured and scarred over half of her body by a couple in Kamphaeng Phet will be assisted in applying for Thai nationality, Rights and Liberties Protection Department chief Police Colonel Narat Sawetta