Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:00
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.
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:00
Only summary of politicians’ assets ‘will hurt anti-graft fight’
GRAFT BUSTERS fear the provision in the new National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) organic bill that the agency only publicly publish a “summary”, not a detailed report of the assets declared by political office holders and commissioners of independent bodies, could weaken transparency and cripple public scrutiny of corruption.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 18:20
CDC considers having central agency graft busters probe local cases
The Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC) mulled on Thursday having the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) deploy investigators from the central agency to probe local cases to boost efficiency and proactiveness.
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 01:00
Outgunned graft busters look to reform from the top
IN ITS FIGHT against corruption, Thailand has long placed high hopes on a principal organisation like the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) and the recently established Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC).
Fri, 03 Apr 2015 16:48
Graft complaints, cases at 30-year low in S'pore
Corruption within the construction industry was flagged as one area of concern by Singapore's graft busters.
But the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) also stressed that bribery cases here remain under control, with complaints and investigat
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 01:00
Graft busters 'need protection'
Prayut says those working to keep govt officials in line face risks
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 17:58
Prayut says graft fighters, state scrutineers deserve protection
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said Monday that graft busters and others operating under duress to keep public office holders in line deserve protection from authorities.
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 01:00
Graft busters need to bring down the big fish, not minnows
I praise PM Prayut for placing the fight against corruption on the national agenda, and for repeatedly noting that he's accountable for his government's actions. Corruption permeates every corner of our society, and we must be cleansed of this plague.
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 01:00
We must depoliticise the fight against corruption
Laws to counter corruption need to be streamlined, with graft busters and whistleblowers protected
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 00:00
Take the best guess is all we can do
One thing about being journalists is that some people assume we have the psychic power to know exactly how and when a phenomenal conflict involving the two biggest political parties, top judges, top anti-graft busters, Thaksin Shinawatra, Chalerm Yoobamru