• Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
    Inside the online world of Hong Kong’s young sex workers
    For Hong Kong’s “part-time girlfriends”, social media provide an easy way to connect with clients looking for sex, but campaigners warn that online convenience is tempting girls as young as 13 to put themselves at risk. 
    opinion
  • 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
  • Wed, 30 May 2018 13:40
    #PTGF: the online world of Hong Kong's young sex workers
    For Hong Kong's "part-time girlfriends", social media provides an easy way to connect with clients looking for sex, but campaigners warn that online convenience is tempting girls as young as 13 to put themselves at risk.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 17:02
    US retiree accused of running 'sex tours' on Thai-Myanmar border
    An American man has been arrested in a sting operation for allegedly running a online brothel service matching men in northern Thailand with Myanmar sex workers across the border, police said Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 15:29
    US retiree accused of running ‘sex tours’ on Thai border
    An American man has been arrested in a sting operation for allegedly running a online brothel service matching men in northern Thailand with Myanmar sex workers across the border, police said on Tuesday.
    national
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:13
    Thai sex workers in Germany may be charged with not having work permit
    Thais rounded up in Germany’s biggest crackdown on crime rings, which are suspected of smuggling hundreds of women and transsexuals from Thailand for prostitution, were likely to be charged first with working as prostitutes without work permit.
    national
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:55
    Nathee Sornwaree, friend of poor and homeless, dead at 48
    Activist Nathee Sornwaree, who established the Issarachon Foundation to help the homeless and sex workers in Bangkok’s Sanam Luang area, died on Wednesday evening. He was 48.
    national
  • Mon, 02 Apr 2018 11:42
    US-Thai project sees pioneering HIV clinic open in Chiang Rai
    Thailand’s first community-led HIV clinic for people at high risk has opened in Chiang Rai serving homosexual men, transgender women and female sex workers.
    national
  • Fri, 02 Mar 2018 01:00
    Foundation reveals lives of Bangkok’s street sex workers
    A HIGH-RANKING female state official based upcountry but seeking money to repay Bt2 million in credit card debts is among the 800 to 1,000 street sex workers in Bangkok’s Koh Rattanakosin area.
    national
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 01:00
    Human-trafficking
    Most of the Thai women working overseas knew in advance they were going to be sex workers.
    your say
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00
    20 officials suspected after underage prostitution raid
    GIRLS YOUNGER THAN 15 AMONG 113 SEX WORKERS RESCUED FROM VICTORIA’S MASSAGE PARLOUR
    national
  • Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:00
    Thai masseuses warned about Korean sex networks
    THE DEPARTMENT of Special Investigation (DSI) has issued a warning to Thai women planning to work as traditional masseuses in South Korea, following the arrests of key members of a Thai-Korean criminal network soliciting sex workers.
    national
  • Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:00
    ‘Hooligan Sparrow’ lifts veil on China’s sex trade
    Sometimes it takes a single person with courage to awaken a society. Enter Ye Haiyan, a women’s rights activist in China who has sacrificed nearly everything bring attention to the plight of sex workers in her country.
    opinion
  • Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:12
    Thai 'Sin City' finds abstaining from sex hard
    In a daring nautical themed outfit, sex worker May confidently predicts the survival of Thai sleaze town Pattaya despite a junta attempt to tame the kingdom's "Sin City".
    national
  • Sat, 02 Jul 2016 01:00
    Relatives of detained sex workers call for their release
    Relatives of 20 women in detention after being rounded up in a raid on Bangkok’s Nataree Entertainment massage parlour last month have filed a compliant with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC).
    national
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