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  • March 25, 2015

    Abhisit wants Anupong, Thawil to testify

    ... Bandit Siriphan and Ramet Rattanachaweng, Abhisit's lawyers, brought along six boxes of records, photos, compact discs and defence statements to the NACC's office to rebut charges of malfeasance against their client. They said the documents showed Abhisit had issued orders in line with the law. The...

    Politics
  • March 23, 2015

    Ex-rector pleads his innocence

    ... behind this crime. Thawil presented the details of his assets and debts, which he said he submitted to the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) before taking up KMITL's top post. They include 22 land title deeds worth Bt46.1 million and consisting of 13 plots in Bangkok's Ladkrabang district...

    National
  • March 22, 2015

    Many state positions must comply with anti-graft laws: NACC

    NACC member Vichai Vivitsevi was making a list of government officials who must conform to the anti-graft laws, which ban the officials from any action deemed to have a conflict of interest. A legal team advised Vichai on what positions should be in the list, Vicha said. State enterprise executives were...

    Politics
  • March 21, 2015

    NACC wants additional graft charges

    ... negligence for allegedly failing to stop corruption and mismanagement of her elected government's costly rice-subsidy programme. Meanwhile, an NACC member suggested that Yingluck should appear in court in person to listen to the indictment against her. NACC member Vicha Makakhun said yesterday they...

    Politics
  • March 21, 2015

    Anti-graft body won't be affected by staff changes

    There had been calls for outgoing NACC members to stay on for another term in order to finish corruption cases against politicians. "Even if there is no extension to the commissioners' terms it would not affect the ongoing cases because new NACC members could process these cases," Vicha said. He said...

    Politics
  • March 21, 2015

    Abhisit and Suthep 'must explain dispersal of red shirts'

    ... their clarifications in person or in writing by Wednesday. He said if the men want to use witnesses in an attempt to bolster their cases, the NACC will scrutinise the request under the law and determine if it is necessary to the case.

    Politics
  • March 19, 2015

    Supreme Court decides today on hearing Yingluck rice case

    ...-standing criminal case in which she has been accused of dereliction of duty in violation of Section 157 of the Criminal Code and in violation of the NACC Act of 1999 for doing or not doing something that caused damage, or being negligent. She is accused of intentional exercise of power contrary to Article...

    Politics
  • March 19, 2015

    Taxing tutorial schools only fair, says Sansern

    ... supposed to play a role in boosting educational opportunities among the underprivileged. Sansern said the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) had cited research findings in recommending that the government tax tutorial schools. "It is clear that most tutorial schools are now profit-oriented...

    National
  • March 18, 2015

    Boonsong, 20 others indicted over rice deals

    ... alleged corruption, malfeasance and negligence that caused massive damage to the state in connection with the scrapped rice-pledging scheme. The NACC has resolved that there were grounds to believe the trio committed several criminal offences, in accordance with anti-graft law, and sought impeachment...

    Politics
  • March 16, 2015

    Rice charges

    The prosecutors have informed the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) to bring the 21 suspects to the Office of the Attorney General tomorrow for the court arraignment. Sources said prosecutors have submitted a request to the NACC to inform the 21 suspects to meet prosecutors. It is not yet known...

    Politics