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Martial law lifted but new orders raise fears the army is tightening its grip

Martial law lifted but new orders raise fears the army is tightening its grip

On Wednesday 1st of April Prayut Chan-O-Cha, Thailand’s military Junta lifted martial law in the Kingdom, one day after he was granted permission by royal order from King Bhumibol Adulyadej.…

Tourism business operators welcome lifting of martial law

Tourism business operators welcome lifting of martial law

Private business operators have welcomed the government’s plan to replace the martial law with Section 44 of the interim Constitution which also gives special powers to the prime minister. Mr…

Martial law to be strictly enforced

Martial law to be strictly enforced

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha stated today that martial law which has been eased for the past several months will now be strictly enforced in view of the overall political…

Tourism Council of Thailand urges government to lift martial law

Tourism Council of Thailand urges government to lift martial law

The Tourism Council of Thailand has urged the government to restore tourists’ confidence and boost arrivals from key markets after targets were missed last year. TCT president Ittirit Kinglake said…

Martial law to stay

Martial law to stay

Martial law will remain in effect after junta leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha becomes prime minister, according to a spokesperson for the ruling National Council for Peace and Order. NCPO spokesperson…

EU Condemnation Prompts Thai Military To End ‘Special Detention’

EU Condemnation Prompts Thai Military To End ‘Special Detention’

The European Union’s move to cut ties with Thailand in protest of last month’s coup has prompted the Thai military to release all detainees who were held in “special circumstances,”…

Demolition orders issued to 78 more Phuket beach encroachers

Demolition orders issued to 78 more Phuket beach encroachers

Officials this morning (June 23) visited Bangtao and Laypang beaches, issuing 78 businesses with demolition orders on the grounds that their structures are on public land. But before they started…

Cambodia-Thailand Border Chaotic As Migrants Flee Military Junta

Cambodia-Thailand Border Chaotic As Migrants Flee Military Junta

Rights workers on Cambodia’s border with Thailand described the situation there as chaotic Sunday after tens of thousands of Cambodian migrants were said to have fled Thailand in the past…

UN Urges Thailand To Return To Democratic Rule

UN Urges Thailand To Return To Democratic Rule

The United Nations has urged Thailand’s military junta to reverse all curbs on human rights and return power to a democratically elected government. “The various limitations to fundamental rights put…

Curfew lifted

Curfew lifted

Thailand’s military government have lifted the night-time curfew imposed after their military coup three weeks ago, to the relief of World Cup fans and the struggling tourism industry. “As the…

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