Cooperation between Thai drug agency and UNODC

Speaking on Monday at a workshop on drug suppression evaluation and plans, Thailand’s Office of the Narcotics Control Board Deputy Secretary-General Permpong Chaovalit acknowledged that his office has reached its target over the past two years by seizing three tonnes of crystal methamphetamine or “ice” and 180 million methamphetamine pills and brought more than 700,000 […]

Myanmar, Thailand building stronger anti-drug trafficking alliance

Myanmar’s Commander-in-Chief of Defense Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing has paid tribute to Prime Minister and Defense Minister Yingluck Shinawatra during his visit to Thailand, while calling for more cooperation on drug crackdown. Supreme Commander Gen Min Aung Hlaing yesterday met with the Thai Premier at the Government House, where both parties agreed that […]

Thailand: International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has expressed the Government’s determination to suppress narcotics in the year 2013 by adhering to legal principles, respect of human life and making strict use of the law. June 26 is the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1987, this day […]