Labour Minister Assigns Advisor to Visit Phetchaburi to Consult with Myanmar Labour Ambassador to Expedite Compensation to Families of the Deceased from the Boat Capsize Off the Coast of Cha-am

Labour Minister Mr. Suchart Chomklin assigned his Advisor to visit Phetchaburi to meet with the Myanmar Labour Ambassador and heads of its affiliated agencies to accelerate the assistance of compensation and benefits for the families of three deceased Myanmar employees involved in a boat capsize in the Gulf of Thailand in Cha-am. He emphasized that […]

Opposition to take legal action against PM, commerce and education ministers

Thailand’s opposition parties have decided to file criminal litigation and ethical misconduct charges against Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, Deputy Prime Minister and Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanavisit and Education Minister Nuttapol Teepsuwan, opposition leader Sompong Amornvivat announced Monday. Meanwhile, Pheu Thai Secretary-General Prasert Chanthornruangthong said that the prime minister will face charges of malfeasance in office […]

Ratsadon protesters denounce unfair Thai police promotion system

In a shift from their usual set of demands, Ratsadon protesters today focused on the corruption-plagued police promotion system, which was raised during last week’s censure debate by the opposition Kao Klai party. Protesters started gathering at Ratchaprasong intersection in Bangkok at about 5pm. They remained there for about an hour, during which speakers, mostly […]

Labour Minister Assigns Assistant to Commence “Supervisory and Management Level Safety Officers” Course

On February 22, 2021, at 09.00 hours, Labour Minister Mr. Suchart Chomklin assigned Assistant to the Labour Minister Mr. Surachai Chaitrakulthong presided over the opening ceremony of the training course on “Supervisory and Management Level Safety Officers” in a project and gift from the Ministry of Labour called “love from the heart for Thai workers to be happy and […]

Ratsadon protesters peaceful as they denounce the Thai government

Followers of the anti-establishment Ratsadon group gathered in front of parliament Friday evening, but the crowd appeared to be outnumbered by police. Water cannon trucks and hundreds of police were deployed around parliament to maintain peace and order, but the protesters did not pose any threat, besides blocking the road with a six-wheel truck, being […]