Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:40
AMLO submits evidence against 10 senior officials in destitute-centres misappropriation scandal
The legal affairs director of the Anti-Money Laundering Office (AMLO) on Tuesday submitted evidence to the Royal Thai Police’s Counter-Corruption Division (CCD), for the police to proceed with legal action against senior civil servants allegedly involved in the misappropriation of allowances and related irregularities at protection centres for the destitute.
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 01:00
Life after childbirth
Yoga and cheesecake for new mothers in plush Chinese “sitting centres”
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 17:02
World Cup fever builds as fans, teams pour into Russia
World Cup fever is finally taking hold in Russia, where wild enthusiasm in provincial centres such as chilly Kazan is filtering through to Moscow ahead of Thursday's opening match in the capital.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 16:24
AMLO confiscates 41 assets from ministry officials
THE ANTI-MONEY Laundering Office (AMLO) has seized 41 assets worth Bt88 million from three former senior officials at the Social Development and Human Security Ministry and some 10 alleged accomplices as part of the probe into the misappropriation of allowances and related irregularities at protection centres for the destitute.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 19:37
Phyathai 2 Hospital’s Heart Centre aims to be Asia cardiology hub
Phyathai 2 Hospital has moved forward with its “Centres of Excellence” policy, investing more than Bt100 million into its Heart Centre in an effort to optimise the quality of care and outfit the hospital with the most cutting-edge medical technology in a bid to make it the foremost cardiac treatment centre in Asia.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 11:26
Final call for migrant workers to register
Labour Minister Pol General Adul Sangsingkeo has urged migrant workers from Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos to undergo nationality verification and official registration to work legally in Thailand before the One Stop Service (OSS) centres close on June 30.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 01:00
Siam Piwat enters Bt10 bn venture
SIAM Piwat Group, which owns high-end shopping centres in Bangkok, has entered into a joint venture with US-based mall giant Simon under which they will spend Bt10 billion to open three luxury retail properties by 2020.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:00
TCC Land joins Alibaba for digital trade centres in aid of SMEs
TCC Land Asset World has joined forces with Alibaba.com to provide online - and -offline (O2O) business models for the ‘Tarad Tor Yod AEC Trade Centre’ project in support of the expansion of local entrepreneurs as well as small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to the global market in the third quarter this year.
Wed, 30 May 2018 16:27
Siam Discovery wins prize in Las Vegas ceremony
Siam Piwat Co, Ltd, the joint venture partner of IconSiam and the operator of the Siam Paragon and Siam Centre, has won the retail development award for the concept and “cutting-edge design” of its Siam Discovery by the world’s largest retail development association – the International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC).
Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00
'Burning' up with rage
The new film from Veteran South Korean filmmaker Lee Chang-Dong centres on obsessive love
movie & TV
Thu, 10 May 2018 01:00
Tax measures approved for smart city, logistics plans
THE BOARD of Investment yesterday approved a slew of tax measures to support investments for smart cities and smart logistics centres, according to its secretary-general Duangjai Asawachintachit.
Fri, 04 May 2018 01:00
PACC to widen destitute fund misappropriation probe
THE Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) will probe alleged irregularities in the disbursement of state allowance for the underprivileged at another 28 centres to uncover damage estimated at Bt103.8 million, PACC secretary-general Korntip Daroj said yesterday.
Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
Destitute centre fraud found in 67 provinces
ALLOWANCE misappropriation and related irregularities have been found at 67 provincial protection centres for the destitute, while only nine provincial centres were cleared in the massive scandal, according to results of an inquiry by the Public Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC).
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 18:45
One-hour processing for migrants with papers, pledges Labour Minister
The nationality verification process for migrant workers should take no more than one hour at the Labour Ministry’s one-stop service centres, the top man at the ministry said on Monday.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:00
Four one-stop service centres set up to process migrant workers who registered
A TOTAL of 300,072 migrant workers have successfully made it through the nationality verification process to register to work in Thailand and must now move on to getting visas, work permits and health checks.