Thai court protects law-breaker from India

The Civil Court has issued a temporary injunction for Indian business tycoon and activist Satish Sehgal against the deportation order signed by the Center for Maintaining Peace and Order (CMPO). Mr. Satish’s brother, Mr. Arthit Sehgal, today represented him in filing a lawsuit with the Civil Court against government authorities involved in the issuance of a […]

CMPO investigates PDRC involvement in assault case

Statement of CMPO, as of March 6, 2014 At 13:00 hrs. Mr.Tharit Pengdit, Director General, Department of Special Investigation, briefed the press on the outcome of the meeting of the Center For Maintaining Peace and Order (CMPO) earlier in the day, gist as follows: The CMPO wished to inform that the board of immigration has […]

Immigration at Nong Khai province

Nong Khai is the northernmost of the north-eastern provinces of Thailand. Neighbouring provinces are Bueng Kan, Sakon Nakhon, Udon Thani and Loei. To the north it borders Vientiane Province, Vientiane Prefecture and Bolikhamxai of Laos. Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra visited an immigration center earlier this week.    

Thailand’s Tourism Revenue Target: 2.2 Trillion Baht

Thailand’s Tourism Revenue Target: 2.2 Trillion Baht Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Yukol Limlamthong, reported late last week that a top flight government committee agreed to raise Thailand’s 2015 tourism revenue target another 10% from Bt2 trillion to Bt2.2 trillion. He was reporting on the outcome of a top-level tourism committee […]

Yingluck Visits Thai Immigration and Customs Bureau

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra met with senior officers of the Immigration and Customs Bureau of Thailand to discuss the progress of their strategies. Yingluck took this opportunity to meet with dedicated members of the bureau and emphasized on a more productive partnership between inter-governmental agencies.  

Thailand’s Tourism Comeback

During the first eight months of 2012, from January through August, 14 million foreign tourists entered the kingdom, as reported by Thailand’s Ministry of Tourism. The good news did not end there, the Government’s hard work paid off, with a whopping success of over 22 million tourists in 2012. The overall performance of Prime Minister […]