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Thai Foreign Minister Surapong Convicted 2 Years Jail - Featured

Former Thai foreign minister gets 2 years’ jail over Thaksin passports

Surapong Tovichakchaikul, who was Thailand’s foreign minister in 2011, has been given a two year jail sentence for malfeasance and dereliction of duty over...
Bangkok Car Chase Nets 1.5 Million Meth Pills - Featured

Bangkok Car Chase, Other Busts See Meth Pills And ‘Ice’ Seized

A dramatic car chase in the early hours of Monday in Bangkok’s Bang Kae district came to an end with the vehicle being chased...
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Anti-human trafficking campaign targets social media

The Anti-Human Trafficking Division of the Thai police has joined with civic society organizations in Chon Buri province, southeast of Bangkok and home to...
Crystal Meth 'Ice' & Meth Pill Drug Busts In Thailand - Featured

Thai Police Seize Almost 1 Ton Of Crystal Meth, 12 Million Meth Pills

In two separate drug busts Wednesday, one in the northernmost province of Chiang Rai and the other over 1,200 km to the south in...
Four Drug Busts Over Weekend - Featured

Largest Of Four Weekend Busts Nets USD 66.46 Million In Meth, Ketamine

Four separate drug busts in three different provinces took place over the weekend, the largest of which involved the seizure of THB 2.2 billion...
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Trial begins of suspect from Victoria’s Secret raid

Bangkok’s Criminal Court on Monday began the first trial of nine suspects including two companies accused of human trafficking and prostitution in connection to...
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Goodbye Thai prison for lucky foreign inmates

Sixteen foreign inmates from Europe, the United Kingdom, the Middle East and Asia who have been serving prison time in Thailand will be transferred...
Brit, Canadian Arrested For Cannabis - Featured

Two Foreigners, Two Thais Arrested In Raid On Cannabis Tincture Plant

Two foreigners - a Briton and a Canadian - and two Thais have been arrested following a police raid on a factory-warehouse in Samut...
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USD 84 million in drugs seized in 9 days

In the biggest narcotics seizure in years Thai police and soldiers confiscated methamphetamine worth an estimated THB 1.73 billion (USD 55.46 million) in Chiang...
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Arrests made in child pornography crackdown

On Friday the deputy commissioner of the Tourist Police Bureau Pol Maj-Gen Surachet Hakpal said arrests had recently been made in three different provinces...

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Thailand Set To Meet 2018 Arrivals Target - Featured

Thailand Well Placed To Meet 2018 Target Of 36 Million Visitors

Thailand received 34.4 million international visitors in the January-November 2018 period, posting a growth of 7.53 percent over the same 2017 period and placing...
TAT Amazing Thailand 2019 Countdown - Featured

‘Amazing Thailand’ New Year Events Set For 5 Locations Around Thailand

This New Year the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will hold ‘Amazing Thailand Countdown 2019’ celebrations in Bangkok and four emerging tourism provinces in...
Bangkok Air Pollution Continues - Featured

Fifth Day Of Dangerously Polluted Air In Bangkok

For the fifth straight day on Monday, Bangkok and areas in its vicinity continued to be plagued by dangerous air pollution. The Pollution Control Department...