• Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thai Union committed to help Thailand deal with sustainable fishing challenges
    THAILAND’S progress in promoting human rights in the fishing industry will be addressed in a panel session on modern slavery and human trafficking at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) today in New York.
    business
  • Sun, 26 Aug 2018 01:00
    Human trafficking second largest criminal activity
    Human trafficking is becoming more prevalent and has become the second largest type of criminal activity, after illegal drug trade.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:33
    Human Trafficking to Malaysia: CID arrests 'kingpin'
    The CID on Sunday arrested the alleged godfather of a human trafficking ring that ran boats to carry people from Bangladesh to Malaysia.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 14:18
    Agencies share human trafficking database
    Ten state agencies have come together officially this week to improve a database on the legal execution of human trafficking cases and victim information in a bid to boost the country's prevention and suppression of the crime.
    national
  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 19:50
    Govt official among 9 arrested after underage sex probe
    EIGHT MEN, including a government official and a nearly-retired married lecturer at a prominent public university, have been arrested on charges of allegedly paying boys under 18 for sex.
    national
  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 06:43
    Indonesia's Foreign Ministry looks into case of 12 women allegedly sold to Chinese men
    Indonesia's Foreign Ministry is looking into a report of dozens of Indonesian women who allegedly fell victim to human trafficking and physical abuse after becoming involved in contract marriages with Chinese men, a top diplomat says.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
    Report says human trafficking, mostly for prostitution, still rife in Thailand 
    HUMAN TRAFFICKING remains a serious issue in Thailand – with most cases involving prostitution – despite years of efforts to tackle the menace by the military government, a report released yesterday by rights groups reveals.
    national
  • 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
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