Tag Archive | "Corruption"

Prime Minister Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha

Prime Minister Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha Announces War on Corruption

Prime Minister Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha BANGKOK – Prime Minister Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha reiterated strong determination to fight corruption in all his announced eleven reform sectors with assurance that any cabinet minister who under performs  will be removed, while explaining  the need to have many generals in his cabinet is to deal with certain security matters. […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

‘No room for corruption’

Prayuth vows to dump ministers who fail to perform; Cabinet list awaits royal endorsement Full News here – NationMultimedia.com –

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

An inspection of rice warehouses launched by Thailand

Military Inspections Uncover Rot, Corruption At Thai Rice Warehouses

An inspection of rice warehouses launched by Thailand’s military government this week thinned supply and drove Thai rice prices to four-month highs   BANGKOK – An inspection ordered by Thailand’s military junta of rice stored in warehouses under a failed multibillion-dollar subsidy scheme has revealed rot and corruption, reports said Sunday. Inspectors found rotten and […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Listed state firms told to get serious against corruption

The private sector’s Collective Action Coalition against Corruption (CAC) has called for the five listed state enterprises to elevate their efforts to put in place high compliance standards for tackling corruption, providing prudent examples for other state agencies, amid ever-increasing demand for good governance nationwide. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Business

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Worawi lashes out over World Cup corruption claims

Worawi Makudi has vehemently denied any wrongdoing after the Football Association of Thailand president was implicated in fresh allegations of bribery surrounding Qatar’s successful bid to host the 2022 World Cup. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Sports

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Corruption costs the country Bt300 bn every year, claims Abhisit

The Democrat Party yesterday unveiled its anti-corruption proposal as part of its national reform blueprint. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Politics

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Safari

Polls suggest economic performance trumps corruption in the eyes of voters

Veera in an op-ed in the Bangkok Post on December 20: Democracy, for the people, is not about a few minutes of exercising their right at the polling booth, which will return the same old incompetent or corrupt politicians to the parliament and then into the government. The Thai people are sick of this vicious […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Handing power to Suthep ‘no way to fight corruption’

Thailand faces the problems of corruption and abuse of power, as well as the so-called “tyranny of the majority”, but people who feel frustrated should not try to tackle these problems by dismantling the existing democratic system as it won’t solve anything, noted Thammasat University political scientist Kasian Tejapira said yesterday. Full News here – […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Thailand was ranked 16th out of 28 countries in the Asia-Pacific region with Singapore obtaining the highest score of 86.

Thailand Slips in Global Corruption Survey

Thailand was ranked 16th out of 28 countries in the Asia-Pacific region with Singapore obtaining the highest score of 86. BANGKOK – Corruption in Thailand remains rampant with global corruption survey revealing that the country falling from 88th in 2012 to 102nd this year. Transparency Thailand secretary-general Juree Vichitvadakan said that Thailand now ranked 102nd out […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Mega-project will ‘only open the door to corruption’

THE NAKHON SAWAN Chamber of Commerce warned yesterday that the government’s Bt350-billion water and flood-management scheme would only open the door to widespread corruption. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – National

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Surin warns of grave impact on country and region if Thailand fails to tackle corruption

Former Asean secretary general Surin Pitsuwan warned yesterday that Thailand’s worsening corruption problem is a cancer that could lead to the Kingdom’s collapse and cause severe impacts on the region. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com –

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Governors to help limit rice corruption

The Interior Ministry has ordered all provincial governors to devise corruption-prevention measures for the rice-pledging scheme. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Breakingnews

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

A site to fight corruption

Acting Auditor General Prapee Angkinandana, standing centre, tries out the Office of the Auditor-General’s website “OAG Anti-Corruption”, launched as a channel for people to provide information about graft as well as check out related data. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Politics

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

‘No sincerity in tackling corruption’

Thailand is entering an era of massive corruption, as the authorities have no sincerity in tackling the problem, while business people remain willing to pay bribes and even the media now lacks the courage to dig deep, the Anti-Corruption Organisation of Thailand (ACT) said yesterday, at a press conference launching its “Act Now” campaign. Full […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Bribespot Thailand is a non-profit anonymous service for posting and tracking bribes online.

Meet Bribespot Thailand: A Non-Profit Group Helping Users to Map Corruption

Bribespot Thailand is a non-profit anonymous service for posting and tracking bribes online.   BANGKOK – Have you ever bribed a police officer? Have you ever been requested to pay a bribe in order to get something done? Or have you ever encountered a bribing incident happening to others around you? Well, if you live […]

Read the full story

Posted in Local NewsComments (0)

Submit Your Photo Of Bangkok

Share A Story/ Photo of your city!

Sign in with:
Title:
Text: (Type story here, it will show as text under the photo)
Picture: (will be re-sized automatically)
Tags: (add comma separated tags here)

 

You agree to these terms & conditions when posting!

English + no HTML please. We email you once your post is live.

Advanced submission/ Mobile users