• Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
    Tighter control on transnational food industry required to solve haze problem: expert
    A STRONGER political will is required to take action against monoculture corn cultivation both inside Thailand and in neighbouring countries, or the transboundary haze problem will never be solved, environmental experts said, as Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district continues to choke under hazardous smog.
  • Tue, 26 Feb 2019 16:34
    Dutch fugitive wanted in his country for alleged human trafficking arrested in Chon Buri
    A 68-year-old man from the Netherlands, wanted for transnational human-trafficking crimes and who had been laying low in Thailand over the past decade, has been arrested in Chon Buri province, Immigration Bureau chief Pol Lt-General Surachet Hakpal told a press conference on Tuesday.
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  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
    Four held after bid to smuggle animal parts into Laos foiled
    A TIMELY police crackdown on a gang involved in transnational wildlife smuggling yielded more than 1,600 pieces of bear claws and tiger parts that were about to be smuggled into Laos.
  • Sun, 20 Jan 2019 17:15
    Two arrested in crackdown on transnational drug ring
    A Canadian man and his Thai male accomplice have been arrested in a joint operation to crack down on a transnational drug trafficking ring that tried to smuggle heroin hidden in automobile shock absorbers into Australia, Niyom Termsrisuk secretary-general of the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB), told a press conference in Bangkok on Sunday.
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 16:00
    Stung by evidence of internal graft, Forest Department launches purge
    Seeking to purge all the “bad apples”, the Royal Forest Department (RFD) is trying to determine whether six of its officials recently sacked for selling protected phayung (Siamese rosewood) to a Chinese investor had links to a transnational logging and smuggling gang and whether any other officials were involved.
  • Sun, 25 Nov 2018 11:30
    Border control gets hi-tech boost from Canada-funded initiative
    To ensure the safety of vulnerable migrant workers, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) last week gave the Royal Thai Police Cadet Academy an online learning portal to assist training in detecting fraudulent travel documents, people smuggling and transnational crime.
  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 01:00
    Region unprepared for emerging meth epidemic
    Last week, Vientiane played host to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime’s High Level Conference on Transnational Organised Crime in Laos and the Mekong Region. The UNDOC brought together senior Lao officials, international partners, and select experts from neighbouring Mekong countries.
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 13:33
    Two former military officers jailed 27 years for Rohingya trafficking
    Two former military officers have each been sentenced to a total of 27 years imprisonment for colluding with a transnational criminal syndicate and trafficking in Rohingya people.
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 09:34
    Cambodia's borders on guard with intensed crackdown on transnational crimes
    The Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) has cracked down on more than 4,000 transnational crimes along the Kingdom’s land borders with neighbouring countries during the first nine months of the year, a senior Defence Ministry official said.
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  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 19:35
    Police arrest 261 on drugs charges after six-year operation
    THAI AUTHORITIES have arrested 261 transnational drug suspects, most of whom originated from West Africa and used their unsuspecting Thai wives as drug couriers, Narcotics Control Board of Thailand (ONCB) chief Sirinya Sitdhichai said on Wednesday.
  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 18:00
    Heroin-swallowing smuggling ring nabbed after luggage find
    Six Nepalese men and one Indian national accused of being members of a transnational drug-trafficking syndicate that transported drugs by having people swallow dozens of capsules containing heroin were arrested last week, Immigration Police commander Pol Maj- General Chuchat Thareechat told the press in Bangkok on Monday.
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 16:35
    Regional border security discussed as transnational crime keeps pace with trade flow
    The government and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) have gathered 200 diplomatic, development bank and UN officials for a conference in Bangkok on improving border security to counter transnational organised.
  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 02:00
    Security issues top Prawit’s talks in the US
    DEPUTY PRIME Minister Prawit Wongsuwan discussed with the US Homeland Security under secretary Claire Grady issues related to cyber and maritime security, terrorism and transnational crimes as well as human trafficking during his visit to Washington this week.
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 04:00
    Mekong nations agree to share information
    REPRESENTATIVES of six Mekong nations formulated guidelines at an academic conference in Thailand on how to share information and technology to jointly manage the transnational river this week.
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:37
    ‘Infraud’ gang’s No 2 arrested in Bangkok
    The Russian alleged No. 2 leader of the transnational gang, Infraud, has been arrested in Bangkok.
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