Cabinet Acknowledges Further Relaxation of COVID-19 Control Measures

The Cabinet on 23 February 2021 acknowledged the further relaxation of COVID-19 control measures by allowing more venues and businesses to reopen in four designated zones, following a proposal by the Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA).   Samut Sakhon province remains the only maximum and strict control area. As for control areas, they comprise eight […]

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Former PDRC protest leader Suthep and 25 others sentenced to prison terms

Former cabinet minister Suthep Thaugsuban, who led the mass protests to oust the government of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra between November 23rd 2013 until May 1st, 2014,was sentenced to five years in prison by the Criminal Court today (Wednesday). 25 other core members of the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC), which engineered the protests whicheventually led […]

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 Thai government to negotiate with Karens residing in national park

Karens in the upper Banggloy village, in Kaeng Krachan National Park of Phetchaburi province, are proposing that the National park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department allocate 2.4 hectares to each family for farming, after the government has been trying to relocate them to the lower Banggloy village. This Karen tribe has been living in Banggloy […]

Thai police raid online casino networks in 7 provinces

Thailand’s cybercrime police raided 8 online casino networks in 7 provinces and arrested 19 people, out of 22 suspects targeted. The raids in Bangkok, Ayutthaya, Pathum Thani, Sara Buri, Rayong, Chaiyaphum, and Chiang Mai, were simultaneous. The police were able to confiscate a total of 8 cars, 199 bank accounts, 2 million THB cash and […]

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 […]

258 permanent works and 14.000 briquette homes in 2020

In 2020, IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation completed the construction of 258 permanent works and 14.000 briquette houses in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. In addition to the humanitarian aid operations carried out all over the world, IHH is continuing to be a ray of hope for the oppressed and afflicted with its permanent works. […]

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