Court drama as Thai protest leader’s life ‘hangs in balance’

An icon for the youth-led movement seeking to topple General Prayut Chan-o-cha’s government, detained protest leader Parit “Penguin” Chiwarak is gambling with his life by refusing to consume solid food since March 15. Observers and his lawyer have voiced concern for Parit, who was taken to Ramathibodi Hospital suffering severe fatigue on April 30 – […]

MOL Delivers Snacks to Workers and the People Fighting Covid-19

 Labour Minister Mr. Suchart Chomklin assigned Advisor to the Labour Minister Mrs. Thiwalrat Angkinan to distribute snacks to the staff and medical personnel caring for insured persons, informal workers, and people in the Din Daeng flat affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. On May 6, 2021, Labour Minister Mr. Suchart Chomklin assigned Advisor to the Labour Minister Mrs. Thiwalrat […]

 Deputy PM Instructs Labour Minister to Coordinate Ambulances, Hospital Beds and Social Security Hospitals to Support Cluster of 128 Employees in Steel Company with Covid-19

Labour Minister Mr. Suchart Chomklin reported that Prime Minister and Defense Minister General Prayuth Chan-ocha is concerned about insured persons and the people affected by the Covid-19 outbreak. Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan, who oversees the Ministry of Labour, has instructed the acceleration on coordination to assist in employees of CSP Steel Center Public […]

Labour Minister Commences Social Security Hospitels to Support Insured Persons with Covid-19

 Labour Minister Mr. Suchart Chomklin and the committee visited the Twin Towers Hotel, Rong Muang Road, and Avana Grand Hotel and Convention Center Soi Bangna-Trad 12/1, Bangna-Trad Road, Bangna, Bangkok. The hotels opened as a Hospitel under the social security network to support asymptomatic insured persons with Covid-19, receive adequate treatment, and ensure that insured […]

DES to oversee “Let’s Move Abroad” Facebook group

Thailand’s Ministry of Digital Economy and Society is setting up a committee to oversee a Facebook group called “Let’s Move Abroad”, after receiving complaints that some users are posting material that offends the monarchy and could incite conflict. The DES minister, Chaiwat Thanakamanusorn, said that members posting helpful information related to studying and finding jobs […]