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MFA Press Release: Thailand Enforces Strict Labour Inspection in the Fishery Sector

Thailand has approved the new Regulation of the Department of Labour Protection and Welfare on Labour Inspection and Criminal Proceedings according to the Ministerial Regulation on […]

MFA Press Release: Thailand will host the SeaWeb Seafood Summit 2019

Thailand in partnership with SeaWeb will host the SeaWeb Seafood Summit 2019 during 11 – 13 June 2019 in Bangkok. The Summit will be a platform […]

MFA Press Release: Thailand’s View on its Placement in the US State Department’s 2018 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report

On 28 June 2018 at 02.00 PM (Washington, D.C. time), the United States Department of State released the 2018 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report, which upgrades […]

MFA Press Release: Thailand to use Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to Monitor Illegal Fishing

On 14 June 2018, General Chatchai Sarikulya, Deputy Prime Minister, visited U-tapao Airport, Rayong Province, to oversee the launch of unmanned aerial vehicles’ (UAV) sea patrol […]

MFA Press Release: Thailand Ratifies Protocol of 2014 to the ILO’s Forced Labour Convention

On 4 June 2018, H.E. Mr. Sek Wannamethee, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Thailand to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations […]

MFA Press Release: Thailand Tightens Control on Fishing Fleet Management

On 6 June 2018, General Chatchai Sarikulya, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand, visited Samut Sakhon Province together with the Chief of Naval Staff, […]

MFA Press Release: Thailand is Confident of the IUU-Free Tuna Industry

On 28 – 30 May 2018, Thailand, in cooperation with the Intergovernmental Organisation for Marketing Information and Technical Advisory Services for Fishery Products in the Asia […]

MFA Press Release: Arrests of Two Suspects Involving in Human Trafficking on Fishing Vessels

On 31 May 2018, Pol. Col. Mana Kleebsattabudh, Deputy Commander of Anti-Trafficking in Persons Division, Royal Thai Police, held a press briefing at the Ministry of […]

Embassy Update No. 6/2018 – Tougher Stance on Illegal Fishing and Labour Exploitation

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MFA Press Release: Members of the European Parliament’s Committee on Fisheries Paid a Courtesy call on General Chatchai Sarikulya, Deputy Prime Minister

On 24 May 2018, Mr. Gabriel Mato and Ms. Clara Eugenia Aguilera Garcia, members of the European Parliament’s Committee on Fisheries (PECH) from Spain, paid a […]

MFA Press Release: Thailand Strengthens Effectiveness of the Fisheries Monitoring Center

On 16 May 2018, General Chatchai Sarikulya, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand, visited the Fisheries Monitoring Center (FMC), which is located within the […]

MFA Press Release: Thai Court Issued a Fine of over 223 Million Thai Baht in an Illegal Overseas Fishing Vessels Case

On 11 May 2018, the Criminal Court sentenced the owner of the fishing vessels “Mook Andaman 018” and “Mook Andaman 028” for the following charges: taking […]
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