• Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:23:33
    NACC law set to be referred to Constitutional Court
    Members of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) who disagree with a new law allowing anti-graft commissioners to remain in the office said on Wednesday that they expected to gain the 25 signatures required to file a petition to the Constitutional Court on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 16:06:33
    Ten upcoming laws touted as ‘protecting’ children
    Ten new laws will be introduced this year by the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) in what the government trumpets as a “comprehensive” effort to protect children, including a particular focus addressing drug use and teenage pregnancy.
    national
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Thai men first same-sex couple to marry in Queensland under new law
    TWO THAI MEN were among the first same-sex couples in Queensland to get married following passage of Australia’s historic marriage equality bill.
    national
  • Sun, 31 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    NLA happy with work done during the past year
    THE NATIONAL Legislative Assembly (NLA) has expressed satisfaction with its overall work in the past year, during which it passed 271 laws, including organic bills. It is also expecting to see many more new laws passed in 2018 in relation to political reforms and the national strategy.
    politics
  • Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:20:27
    Australia introduces tough new laws on child sex tourism
    New laws designed to stop paedophiles convicted in Australia from travelling overseas to offend again came into effect Wednesday, with the government saying it will make vulnerable children safer.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:24:24
    Two Airbnb hosts charged over illegal home sharing in first case under new laws
    Singapore - Two men were charged on Tuesday (Dec 5) over their roles in providing unauthorised short-term stays to tenants.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 27 Nov 2017 16:43:20
    Constitutional judges ‘want to quit’ despite new law
    Most of the five constitutional judge whose terms have expired want to quite even though they are allowed by the new organic bill to temporarily stay in office, Supoj Kaimook, a former Constitutional Court judge and writer of the bill, said on the weekend.
    politics
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:28:08
    Former anti-graft commissioners back new law’s deadlines for case completion
    Two former anti-corruption commissioners have backed the specific time frames set for the investigation of graft cases as addressed in the new anti-corruption law, saying that officials will now have definite deadlines to adhere to and cases will not therefore accumulate over time.
    politics
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Local polls possible with new laws
    FOLLOWING mounting pressure over the political activity ban, the ruling junta has indicated that it could resort to issuing extra rules to allow election campaigning but not other activities.
    politics
  • Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    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.
    politics
  • Thu, 02 Nov 2017 11:33:25
    Legal reform committee solicits agency suggestions
    The legal reform committee on Wednesday held a public hearing with the Council of the State and the Cabinet Secretariat involving the enactment of new laws.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 02 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Parties in limbo as NCPO ban persists
    Political activity prohibited as deadlines approach, raising fears of election ineligibility under new law.
    politics
  • Tue, 31 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Broadcasters push for new laws to help them survive
    FIVE TV broadcasting associations will jointly submit their proposals to the government’s media reform and information and communications technology committee today to revise the broadcasting law to bring them in line with fast changing technology.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 23 Oct 2017 17:11:05
    Anti-graft chief ‘has no issue’ with authority of OAG to initially probe NACC officials under new law
    National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) president Pol General Watcharapol Prasarnratchakij said on Monday that he had no problem with the new power of the Office of the Auditor-General (OAG) to initially investigate NACC officials, as the body had the authority to audit the budget spending of all state agencies.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:29:16
    Corruption commission wants to revive Thaksin cases under new law
    National Anti Corruption Commission (NACC) are reviving three cases, including two involving fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra.
    Breaking News
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