• Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
    SEC SEEKS COMMENTS ON  CHANGES TO MT RULES 
    The Securities and Exchange Commission or SEC is seeking public comments on proposed amendments to the rules governing material transactions (MT) and related party transactions (RPT), including execution of diverse and complex transactions arising from new business practices, and re-definition of relevant terms, according to the SEC release yesterday.
    Economy
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 06:00
    Police discuss harsher driving offence penalties
    TRAFFIC police are discussing with other agencies amendments to the penalties for drink-drivers and repeat offenders on Thai roads.
    national
  • Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00
    Forest and wildlife bills passed despite protests
    AMENDMENTS UNLOCK CONFLICT IN THE FOREST, IMPROVE PROTECTION
    national
  • Thu, 07 Mar 2019 14:52
    NLA offends forest dwellers with nation parks amendments
    The much-awaited and controversial amendment of the 1961 National Parks Act was passed this morning with the National Legislative Assembly seeing 140 votes in favour, seven abstentions and one vote against.
    national
  • Wed, 06 Mar 2019 18:28
    National parks bill deliberation disrupted at parliament as forest group ‘makes noise’
    Police this afternoon have apprehended representatives of a forest dwellers’ group after they refused to stop making noise inside Parliament where the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) was deliberating on amendments to the National Parks Act they oppose.
    national
  • Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
    Forest Act to be amended to encourage felling and growing of rare trees
    LANDOWNERS will be able to cut down up to 171 “reserved” and “rare” timber species growing on their properties without having to seek permission from the authorities, once an amendment to the Forest Act is published in the Royal Gazette in the next two months.
    national
  • Sun, 10 Feb 2019 01:00
    Thousands of South Koreans mourn tragic death of coal worker
    Some 2,500 South Koreans marched through Seoul Saturday to honour a worker who was crushed to death at a coal plant fuelling an outcry which led to a landmark amendment of the nation's industrial safety laws.
    Breaking News
  • 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
  • Tue, 02 Oct 2018 19:50
    Law change will help poor people who face lesser charges
    The Cabinet on Tuesday approved an amendment to the Criminal Procedure Act to allow those charged with offences punishable by less than 10 years in prison to get a temporary release without having to post bail in a bid to tackle crowded prison.
    national
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 06:57
    US senator suggests using Constitution to oust Trump
    US Senator Elizabeth Warren said Thursday it is time to invoke a constitutional amendment to remove President Donald Trump if top officials believe he can no longer fulfill his duties.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
    Election delay averted as push to amend EC bill withdrawn
    The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) member Mahannop Dechwitak yesterday said that he would stop pushing for an amendment to the already enacted Election Commission (EC) bill following criticism that the change would further delay an election.
    politics
  • Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:00
    NLA drops plan to amend EC law on poll inspectors
    After encountering heavy criticism, the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) might revise its decision to seek an amendment to the Election Commission (EC) law, an NLA source said yesterday.
    politics
  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:49
    No election delay expected: Wissanu
    A move by legislators seeking to amend the Election Commission (EC) law is unlikely to result in further postponement of the general election but may affect the selection of senators, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 17:55
    Premier defends NLA amendment motion on election inspectors, but Meechai airs different view
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday defended a move by legislators seeking an amendment to the Election Commission (EC) law regarding the selection of election inspectors.
    Breaking News
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