• Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:00
    How corrupt we are
    Thailand was ranked 99 out of 180 countries and territories in the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), which shows that despite some progress, many countries are still failing to make serious inroads against graft.
    national
  • Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
    99 is an auspicious number even on the graft index
    Transparency International gave Thailand a humbling 36 out of 100 points on its 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index, ranking it 99 out of 180 countries.
    your say
  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    THAILAND SLIPS THREE PLACES IN GRAFT INDEX 
    In a list of 180 countries, Thailand fell to 99 from 96 in Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) in 2018.
    Economy
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Is higher pay the way to fix Indonesia’s corruption problem?
    Indonesia’s National Police chief General Tito Karnavian announced recently that police officers’ allowances would be increased by up to 70 per cent and that raised the question of whether a higher pay may help fix Indonesia’s graft problem.
    opinion
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 16:00
    Stung by evidence of internal graft, Forest Department launches purge
    Seeking to purge all the “bad apples”, the Royal Forest Department (RFD) is trying to determine whether six of its officials recently sacked for selling protected phayung (Siamese rosewood) to a Chinese investor had links to a transnational logging and smuggling gang and whether any other officials were involved.
    national
  • Mon, 31 Dec 2018 01:00
    Campaign launched to impeach NACC brass
    AN ANTI-CORRUPTION activist has started a campaign to seek the impeachment of five members of the national anti-graft agency who voted to clear Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan of any wrongdoing in the luxury wristwatch scandal.
    politics
  • Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
    NACC clears Prawit of any wrongdoing over watches
    Anti-corruption watchdog finds luxury Timepieces were borrowed from now deceased friend, sniffs no graft.
    politics
  • Thu, 27 Dec 2018 16:30
    Hot : NACC finds Prawit innocent in relation to luxury watches
    The national anti-graft commission on Thursday ruled in favour of Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan, saying he was not guilty of falsely reporting or concealing his assets. 
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 27 Dec 2018 01:00
    Anti-graft body skips date in Prawit watch case probe
    NACC defers decision on deputy premier after commissioner calls in sick.
    politics
  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
    Former NLA member declares yearly earnings of Bt6.6m
    FORMER AIR Force chief ACM Johm Rungswang declared assets worth Bt20.8 million and yearly earnings of Bt6.6 million before resigning as a National Legislative Assembly (NLA) member on October 1, the anti-graft agency revealed yesterday.
    politics
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:32
    No bail for rubber executives charged with graft
    Two former executives of the Trang Rubber Cooperatives Assembly have been denied bail after surrendering separately to police to fight accusations of corruption and theft of rubber stock worth millions of baht.
    national
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    Prayut amends anti-graft law, not everybody required to declare assets
    THE JUNTA has decided to make crucial changes to the latest anti-corruption law after many members of state university councils and heath organisation boards decided to quit their posts en masse.
    national
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:40
    Urgent : Najib arrested by MACC for tampering of 1MDB report
    PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has been arrested by graft investigators over the “tampering” of the 1MDB final audit report.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:16
    Urgent : Najib questioned by graft investigators again, Sarawak electricity project believed to be under probe
    PUTRAJAYA - Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak was summoned to meet graft investigators, this time over what is believed to be the project to provide electricity to rural schools in Sarawak that has already entangled his wife.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:15
    Urgent : Philippines convicts Imelda Marcos of graft
    Manila - Imelda Marcos was found guilty of corruption on Friday and ordered arrested in a rare conviction for the former Philippine first lady accused with her late dictator husband of embezzling billions of dollars from state coffers.
    Breaking News
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