• Fri, 24 Aug 2018 01:00
    UN helps Asean countries make business fairer
    GOVERNMENTS in the Asean region are being helped to establish a fairer business environment under a United Nations initiative.
    Economy
  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
    Does rule of law have any future in Myanmar?
    Two recent cases demonstrate how Army generals have retained control over a country they ruled for decades
    opinion
  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 01:00
    We’ve reached an agreement, then?
    Well, it is pleasing that Robin Grant at last admits democracy is about the rule of law and not simply the right to vote.
    your say
  • Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00
    UK democracy under attack on multiple fronts
    Nigel Pike’s letter illustrates that Thailand is not a democracy. A democracy is of the people, for the people, by the people. It is about the people and the rule of law.
    your say
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 01:00
    EU shaken by rising nationalism in Eastern Europe
    There has been a succession of moves in Eastern Europe in which political leaders have fomented nationalism and acted counter to the rule of law and pluralism, the fundamental principles of the European Union. The current state of affairs can be considered to be shaking the EU’s solidarity.
    opinion
  • Mon, 02 Apr 2018 01:00
    New book on legal philosophy offers lessons for Thai ethics
    WHILE THE junta demands that citizens respect, obey and comply with the country’s laws, many people in the world see Thai law as abused and misused.
    politics
  • Fri, 02 Mar 2018 01:00
    Sustainable development and the rule of law
    Re: “State of rule of law in Asia”, The Nation, March 1.
    your say
  • Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:34
    State of Rule of Law in Asia
    Singapore has the most accountable system in Asia followed by Japan, according to the recently released World Justice Project. Out of the 113 countries in the index, Philippines, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Cambodia rank lowest.
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 12:39
    Singapore top Asian nation in rule of law ranking, and 13th globally
    Singapore is ranked 13th globally for the rule of law, the top Asian nation out of 113 countries in the 2017-2018 Rule of Law Index compiled by the World Justice Project (WJP), an independent advocacy group based in the United States.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 16:21
    ‘Abolish Article 44 and ensure rule of law’: ex-Pheu Thai top figure
    Pheu Thai’s former secretary-general on Wednesday urged the junta to renounce the absolute power of Article 44 and to ensure the rule of law in addition to its latest announcement of a clear election plan.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 01:00
    No one can reasonably dispute that Rohingya are Myanmar citizens
    There is a simple point which puts the Rohingya crisis in a new light. Aung San Suu Kyi, with her obsession with the “rule of law” – not to mention the circumstances of her own children – certainly knows all about it, yet she never publicises this fact.
    your say
  • Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:00
    Aung San Suu Kyi and the rule of law 
    Aung San Suu Kyi repeatedly says that what Myanmar needs is the rule of law. 
    your say
  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:01
    Rule of law workshops planned by Justice Institute and Harvard Law
    Harvard’s law school will join with the Thailand Institute of Justice (TIJ) to hold workshops about the rule of law and policy next January.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 02 Aug 2017 01:00
    Ex-premier invokes rule of law in final plea
    IN HER CLOSING statements yesterday, former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra pleaded with the Supreme Court as “the last refuge of the people” to dismiss the case against her and to ignore comments regarding the case, including those from the chief of the National Council for Peace and Order, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha.
    politics
  • Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:00
    Rule of law, dharma key to resolving three big problems in Thai society
    Three important issues in Thai society today were tackled at the Thailand Institute of Justice Public Forum 2017 on “Rule of Law and Sustainable Development” held in Bangkok on Monday.
    your say
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