Monday Jul 21
Bangkok prepares for monsoon floods
Water drainage as well as garbage collection have been completed in more than 70 per cent of the total area in the Thai capital out of concern for possible flooding during the current monsoon season, Bangkok Metropolitan Administration officials said Sunday.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Landlords told to report all migrants
Landlords of migrant workers in Samut Sakhon province have been asked to report to authorities within 24 hours or face legal action as part of efforts to regulate rental properties.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
Over 100,000 Migrant Workers Legally Registered In Thailand
A total of 102,952 migrant workers have been legally registered at 19 one-stop registration centres in 13 provinces, Thai News Agency reported.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
5 senior officials in migrant identification centres moved to inactive posts
Sumet Mahosot, director-general of the Department of Employment , has moved five senior officials at nationality identification centres in five provinces to inactive posts, which went into effect yesterday, an informed source said.
Officials 'bribed by traffickers'
Five senior officials manning the new provincial centres to register migrant workers have been transferred to inactive posts after investigators alleged they caught them in the act of taking bribes from a human trafficking gang.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Cambodians deny workers Thai entry
Authorities in Cambodia's Oddar Meanchey province have refused to issue border pass documents to migrant workers without places of residence in the province.
PDRC ex-guard, wanted for attack on military officer, detained
Police have detained the People's Democratic Reform Committee ex-guard who allegedly shot a military officer for moving a traffic cone that blocked his way, deputy national police chief General Somyot Poompanmoung said yesterday.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Workers at a prawn market in Samut Sakhon
The Ministry of Labour is cooperating with the International Labour Organisation to improve conditions in workplaces run by about 200 seafood operators in Thailand and to comply with good labour practices.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
One-stop-centre to end trade in illegal labour
A new centre to end the abuse of illegal workers by properly regulating migrant labour opened on Monday in Samut Sakhon as the first step to end human trafficking in the country.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
How life on a boat turned into hell
A Myanmar migrant worker says he is lucky to be alive after falling victim to a human trafficking racket.