• Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Judges to decide whether to try Thaksin in absentia
    THE SUPREME Court’s judges will decide whether there will be trials in absentia on the two corruption cases against fugitive ex-premier Thaksin Shinwatra, according to the court’s spokesman.
    politics
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Prosecutors seek trial of Thaksin in absentia
    PUBLIC PROSECUTORS have forwarded a request to the Supreme Court asking that two criminal corruption cases against fugitive ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra proceed as trials in absentia.
    politics
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:30:03
    Kathu police chief takes over at Patong over corruption claims
    After a week of mounting claims of corruption and “brown paper bag” payments made to police by businesses in Patong, Kathu Police Station’s superintendent was named as acting superintendent at Patong Police Station on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:28:08
    Former anti-graft commissioners back new law’s deadlines for case completion
    Two former anti-corruption commissioners have backed the specific time frames set for the investigation of graft cases as addressed in the new anti-corruption law, saying that officials will now have definite deadlines to adhere to and cases will not therefore accumulate over time.
    politics
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:54:49
    Anti-corruption reform panel completes public hearing process
    The anti-corruption reform committee held its last public hearing on Tuesday before further developing the reform plan for submission to the government in December.
    politics
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Widespread graft feared after Phuket police case
    IN THE WAKE of the corruption investigation focusing on Phuket police, academics and stakeholders told a seminar held by the watchdog Police Watch that business operators on the island face police extortion worth millions of baht per month.
    national
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:29:29
    Phuket police scandal stirs fears of bribe-taking nationwide
    In the wake of the corruption investigation focusing on Phuket police, academics and stakeholders told a seminar held by the watchdog Police Watch that business operators on the island face police extortion worth millions of baht per month.
    national
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:43:01
    Police ‘need time’ for probe into Phuket officers
    Pol General Suchart Thirasawat, acting police inspector-general, said more time is needed for police to inquire into corruption claims concerning some Phuket officers.
    national
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Charges ready against NOB ex-directors
    THE National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) will shortly forward charges to public prosecutors against three former senior officials of the National Office of Buddhism who are accused of stealing money from a temple’s state grants.
    national
  • Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    NACC work to become more challenging after new law on asset disclosure
    GRAFT BUSTERS may need to work a little harder after the new organic law on the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) is finalised as the proposed new approach will not be as helpful as the previous regulations.
    politics
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 09:59:04
    NACC to make proposals on controversial clause in draft bill
    The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) plan to make proposals to the ad hoc committee to vet the NACC draft bill, NACC president Pol General Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit said on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:51:34
    NACC gives itself top marks in integrity report
    The nation’s anti-corruption organisation gave itself the top marks among five independent groups in its integrity and transparency assessment report released on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:54:47
    NACC passes on ministers’ alleged share violations to PM
    The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) will refrain from scrutinising two government ministers over claims about their shares due its stated lack of authority in the matter.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    King Power rejects corruption lawsuit
    THAILAND’S DUTY-FREE shop operator King Power has issued a statement dismissing allegations of corruption relating to its contract with state-owned Airports of Thailand following the criminal court’s acceptance of the case for trial on Monday.
    national
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Corruption inquiry launched in Phuket after detained illegal immigrants spared deportation
    POLICE ON the resort island of Phuket have arrested 2,415 illegal immigrants during a one-year period, but failed to hand over the majority of them to immigration police for deportation.
    national
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