• Wed, 04 Jul 2018 18:40
    15 Myanmar migrants arrested in Tak
    A total of 15 Myanmar migrants were arrested in two separated busts in the border province of Tak yesterday on charges of forging and using fake Thai visa stamps. Police believed that these people were involved with a human trafficking gang that smuggled people through Thailand to Malaysia, Tak Immigration Superintendent Pol Colonel Man Rattanapratheep said.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
    TIP upgrade offers little cause for pride
    The US recognises that Thailand is now better at tackling human trafficking, but clearly there’s room for improvement
    opinion
  • Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
    US rewards Thailand for action against human trafficking
    IT TOOK A WHILE, but Thailand has climbed to an eight-year high, earning a Tier 2 ranking in the latest US Trafficking in Person (TIP) report launched by the US State Department.
    politics
  • Fri, 29 Jun 2018 13:57
    Myanmar downgraded in US trafficking report
    Myanmar is not doing enough to tackle human trafficking, according to a US State Department report that downgraded its ranking to the worst tier. 
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 02 Jun 2018 02:00
    Rights activists call for ban on sting operations targeting sex trade
    STING OPERATIONS staged to crack down on human trafficking in the sex industry violate human rights, and lead to stigmatisation and discrimination against women who are working as sex workers of their own volition, an activist organisation said yesterday.
    national
  • Thu, 31 May 2018 01:00
    Police launch campaign on trafficking via social media
    THE ANTI-HUMAN Trafficking Police Division has joined with civic society organisations in Chon Buri province to launch a public campaign for better awareness on the abuse of social media to lure under-aged persons into prostitution by human trafficking networks.
    national
  • Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00
    EU delegates informed about Thai fisheries sector efforts
    DELEGATES from the European parliament were given a presentation on effective law enforcement and the impressive progress on labour rights protection in Thailand’s fisheries sector, as evidence of the Thai government’s true intention to achieve sustainability in the region’s fisheries sector.
    national
  • Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00
    Six arrested, 500 websites blocked in child porn crackdown
    THAILAND HAS stepped up its crackdown on online child pornography, leading to the recent arrest of six suspects and the blocking of more than 500 websites.
    national
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 16:14
    Royal police ramp up fight against human trafficking and child porn
    The Royal Thai Police (RTP) have established two new divisions in a bid to tackle human trafficking crimes on the Internet, said RTP adviser Pol General Thammasak Witcharaya on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 01:00
    Assets worth Bt463m seized in massage parlour case
    Confiscation for 90 days as police continue hunt for 19 wanted suspects
    national
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 01:00
    Draft guidelines for police to tackle human trafficking ready
    THAILAND is in the process of preparing the country’s first official guidelines for police to handle human-trafficking cases.
    national
  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 02:00
    Security issues top Prawit’s talks in the US
    DEPUTY PRIME Minister Prawit Wongsuwan discussed with the US Homeland Security under secretary Claire Grady issues related to cyber and maritime security, terrorism and transnational crimes as well as human trafficking during his visit to Washington this week.
    national
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:43
    German police smash Thai forced prostitution ring in 'biggest' raids
    Berlin - German federal police said they carried out the biggest raids in their history  Wednesday against an alleged organised crime ring suspected of trafficking hundreds of women and transsexuals from Thailand for prostitution.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 17:18
    Eight get lengthy prison terms over Mae Hong Son prostitution racket
    The Ratchadaphisek Criminal Court on Wednesday found eight defendants guilty of human trafficking, underage prostitution and other charges linked to the “owl tattoo” prostitution racket in Mae Hong Son and sentenced them to imprisonments ranging from eight to 320 years.
    national
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 01:00
    LPN joins hands with CPF to promote labour rights protection
    THE LABOUR Rights Promotion Network Foundation (LPN) and Charoen Pokphand Foods Plc (CPF) have recently teamed up to promote protection of labour rights and encourage CPF’s workforce, especially migrant workers, to report wrongdoings through the company’s hotline.
    national
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