• Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:14
    Govt launches electronic waste crackdown
    Provincial Administration Department director-general Arthit Boonyasophat has instructed all district chiefs to dispatch teams led by kamnans (tambon officials) and village heads to check electronic waste-recycling factories.
    national
  • Tue, 14 Aug 2018 17:15
     'Where is Fan Bingbing?': Chinese star goes dark amid pay crackdown
    Shanghai - One of China's biggest and wealthiest film stars, actress Fan Bingbing, has disappeared from public view as authorities probe alleged tax evasion by entertainers, sparking growing fan speculation over her fate.
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  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
    Myanmar asks Bangladesh to stop aid to stranded Rohingya
    Dhaka - Myanmar has asked Bangladesh to stop providing aid to 6,000 Rohingya stranded on the border between the two countries since a military crackdown prompted a mass exodus of the Muslim minority last year, the foreign ministry in Dhaka said.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 06:58
    NY mayor signs into law new crackdown on Airbnb
    New York's mayor on Monday signed into law a landmark bill forcing home-sharing platforms such as Airbnb to disclose information about hosts and imposing hefty fines for non-compliance.
    business
  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 15:39
    Mozambican fugitive deported in sweep on
    Thailand has extradited a Mozambican fugitive wanted for a string of kidnaps for ransom and murders, police said yesterday, as a crackdown deepens on foreign gangsters using the Kingdom as a bolt-hole.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 13:44
    Thailand deports Mozambican fugitive in sweep on foreign villains
    Thailand has extradited a Mozambican fugitive wanted for a string of kidnaps for ransom and murders, police said Wednesday, as a crackdown deepens on foreign gangsters using the Southeast Asian country as a bolt-hole.
    national
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 17:42
    Thalang police seize 207kg of drugs
    Police raided four properties in Thalang over the past week in their crackdown on drugs.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 10:14
    Thirty-five foreigners arrested in tourist police's weekly round-up
    Tourist police on Tuesday night arrested 35 foreigners in the nationwide weekly crackdown on visa overstayers.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 06:54
    Twitter curbs access for 143,000 apps in new crackdown
    Twitter said Tuesday it had removed more than 143,000 apps from the messaging service since April in a fresh crackdown on "malicious" activity from automated accounts.
    Tech
  • Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:25
    Crackdown on Khao San sidewalk vendors starts August 1
    Bangkok city hall on August 1 will begin a crackdown on vendors encroaching on sidewalks in the Khao San Road tourist destination, says the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration deputy-governor Sakoltee Phattiyakul.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 20 Jul 2018 17:25
    Man arrested with 19,800 meth pills at checkpoint
    Tha Chatchai police say they have been conducting a crackdown on drugs at the Phuket causeway checkpoint and arrested a man with 19,800 methamphetamine pills.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:22
    Facebook cracks down on bogus posts inciting violence
    Facebook on Wednesday built on its campaign to prevent the platform from being used to spread dangerous misinformation, saying it will remove bogus posts likely to spark violence.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:50
    203 arrested in Pattaya street-racing crackdown
    A total of 186 motorbikes have been seized and 203 people have been arrested in a crackdown on racing around Pattaya.
    national
  • Mon, 02 Jul 2018 18:20
    Detained unregistered foreign workers to be deported
    The first batch of 22 unregistered foreign migrant workers rounded up in the Labour Ministry-led crackdown since July 1 will face legal action and then be deported, Department of Employment director-general Anurak Tossarat said yesterday.
    national
  • Sun, 01 Jul 2018 14:32
    Unregistered migrants face crackdown starting July 1
    A crackdown on unregistered migrant workers began on Sunday, after the registration deadline for migrants from Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia ended on Saturday.
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