• Wed, 13 Jun 2018 16:24
    AMLO confiscates 41 assets from ministry officials
    THE ANTI-MONEY Laundering Office (AMLO) has seized 41 assets worth Bt88 million from three former senior officials at the Social Development and Human Security Ministry and some 10 alleged accomplices as part of the probe into the misappropriation of allowances and related irregularities at protection centres for the destitute.
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  • Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
    Destitute centre fraud found in 67 provinces
    ALLOWANCE misappropriation and related irregularities have been found at 67 provincial protection centres for the destitute, while only nine provincial centres were cleared in the massive scandal, according to results of an inquiry by the Public Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC).
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  • Tue, 03 Apr 2018 15:28
    PACC proposes ministry punish 96 officials over irregularities at protection centres for destitute
    The Public Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) on Tuesday proposed that the Social Development and Human Security Ministry should punish 96 state officials allegedly involved in irregularities found at dozens of scandal-tainted provincial protection centres for the destitute.
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  • Tue, 03 Apr 2018 01:00
    Welfare graft mastermind to be named today as senior bureaucrats under fire
    THE IDENTITY of the senior person or persons behind alleged irregularities at dozens of scandal-tainted provincial protection centres for the destitute would be revealed today, Public Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) secretary-general Korntip Daroj said yesterday.
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  • Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:00
    Hasty probe raises likelihood of corruption cover-up 
    On March 15 in the article “Welfare corruption probe to begin at top ministerial levels”, I was astounded to see the following quote: “an investigation of 76 provincial protection centres had found alleged graft at 44 centres, while the remaining 32 centres were scheduled to be probed ahead of a May 31 deadline”.
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  • Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:00
    ‘Overwhelmed’ PACC detects graft at 5 more welfare centres
    ALLEGED IRREGULARITIES have been found at five more provincial protection centres for the destitute, bringing the total number of scandal-tainted centres to 49, with estimated total damages of Bt104 million, Public Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) secretary-general Korntip Daroj said yesterday.
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  • Thu, 15 Mar 2018 01:00
    Welfare corruption probe to begin at top ministerial levels
    THE NATIONAL Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) office on public sector corruption has been assigned to investigate each step of the budget allocation process for provincial protection centres for the destitute involved in the recent corruption scandal, NACC commissioner Pol General Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit said yesterday.
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  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 14:59
    Minister threatens to punish welfare graft by dismissals without pensions
    Interior Minister General Anupong Paojinda on Tuesday said any state official found to be involved in alleged irregularities at provincial protection centres for the destitute would be dismissed from the civil service without a pension “to set a standard” for society.
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  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 01:00
    25 allegedly involved in fraud at centres for the destitute
    AT LEAST 25 people – including directors of five centres – have been involved in the alleged embezzlement of state funds from many protection centres for the destitute, an investigation has revealed.
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  • Thu, 08 Mar 2018 04:00
    Generations of senior managers behindwelfare fraud,claims exstaffer
    The alleged embezzlement of state funds involving protection centres for the destitute in many provinces was part of a long-established, nationwide network linked to senior officials in the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security, a retired official said yesterday.
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  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:49
    Protection Centre probe widens after ‘irregularities’ found
    The Office of the Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) has now targeted all 70 protection centres for the destitute in the country in its investigation, after uncovering evidence suggesting irregularities in at least two of the centres.
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