U.S. officials observe human trafficking eradication efforts in Samut Sakhon

SAMUT SAKHON, 12 August 2015, (NNT) – U.S. officials yesterday observed Thai authorities’ efforts to eradicate human trafficking issues in Samut Sakhon Province. The information collected […]

Thailand taking strong actions against IUU fishing

  Over 1,500 ships have been fitted with monitoring systems, tracking stations are nearly complete, and laws and policies are being amended as part of a […]

Human trafficking court opens, more traffickers arrested

Thailand opened a new special court devoted solely to trying human trafficking cases on Monday, as Thai police sustained their war on trafficking by arresting eight […]

A progress of six key issues in controlling and combating IUU Fishing in Thailand

A progress of six key issues in controlling and combating IUU Fishing in Thailand –  3 August 2015 1. Legal framework 1.1 The Amendment of the […]

PM continues to combat human trafficking despite TIP Report ranking

English subtitle of an excerpt on Thailand’s anti-human trafficking efforts in PM weekly televised address on 31 July 2015 Earlier this week, the U.S. State Department […]

Thai PM and Army Chief vow to eradicate human trafficking

Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and Army Chief General Udomdej Sitabutr both vowed last week to maintain the fight against human trafficking and said that they […]

More stranded fishermen come home

The Bangkok Post on 30 July 2015, Another 69 Thai fishermen detained in Indonesia have been released and returned to Thailand, bringing the total number of […]

PM predicts 2016 TIP upgrade

The Bangkok Post on 29 July 2015, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha says he is confident Thailand’s standing on human trafficking in the US Trafficking in Persons […]

Thailand takes issue with Trafficking in Persons report

Thailand’s government said it disagrees with the findings of this year’s Trafficking in Persons (TIP) report released by the United States Department of State this week, […]

Press Releases : The Release of the US State Department Trafficking in Persons Report 2015

  In reference to the Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report 2015 that was released in Washington DC on Monday 27 July 2015, Thailand is maintained in […]

Initial reaction from the Royal Thai Embassy, Washington D.C. to the release of the Trafficking in Persons (TIP) report by the U.S. Department of State : Thailand remains very committed to combating human trafficking and protecting victims

  On July 27th, 2015, the U.S. Department of State released the Trafficking in Persons (TIP) report in which Thailand is maintained in Tier 3. Thailand […]

More than 100 suspects face Thai human trafficking charges

By Thanyarat Doksone for The Associated Press on 24 July 2015, BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s state prosecutors recommended charges against more than 100 people, including a […]