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Police Build US$3.4Million Fraud Case Against Senior Monk

Police from the anti-corruption division have begun tracking the financial transactions of a senior monk in central Thailand charged with embezzling US$3.4 million from...

Thailand Drops in 2021 World Corruption Index

Thailand has dropped six places in Transparency International's latest Corruption Perceptions Index which was released on Tuesday. Despite scoring one more point than a year...

Court Finds Yingluck Shinawatra Not Liable in Rice-Pledging Scheme

Thailand's Central Administrative Court has annulled order that former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra pay 35.7 billion baht ($US 1.1 Billion) in compensation to the...

Thailand Falls Further in Corruption Perceptions Index Under Gen Prayut

Despite Gen Prayut's promise to weed out corruption Thailand has fallen another three places in the annual Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) published this week...

Corruption Soars Under the Watchful Eye of Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha

Government corruption in Thailand hit a record high under the post-coup National Council for Peace (NCPO) junta, lead by Prayut Chan-o-cha. Thailand's National Anti-Corruption...

Supreme Court Upholds 50 Year Jail Sentence of Former TAT Governor

Thailand's Supreme court has upheld  50 year prison sentences for former Tourism Authority of Thailand governor Juthamas Siriwan and her daughter. Both Juthama and...

Luxury Watches Scandal Just Won’t Go Away for Rolex General

Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon's (The Rolex General) scandal over luxury watches that ended in an anti-corruption investigation is once again come to...

Netizens Highlight Political Corruption in Distribution of Flood Relief Funds

Thai Actor Bin said on Monday he had tightened up donation auditing to prevent political corruption. District chiefs, administrative organisations must now to check the names of flood victims before giving money.

Anti-Corruption Organization Alleges High-Ranking Position-Buying

The anti-corruption activist said the reshuffle season is usually before the end of September. It's usually when positions are promised in exchange for favors.

Former School Director for Guilty of Taking Kickback from Parents

Kickbacks "Pae jia" has been rampant in Thai education. Yet, this case at Samsenwittayalai School caused a public outcry.

Mor Lam Carnival 2019 Organizers Accused of Kickbacks and Corruption

It will take some time before the truth comes out; however, there would be no surprise if kickbacks were involved in Khon Kaen's Mor Lam Carnival

Corruption in Thailand Blamed on Politicians, Civil Servants, Businessmen

Privy Councillor Gen Paiboon praised the Anti-Corruption Organization of Thailand (ACT) for its continued efforts against corruption.

Complaints Continue Over Food Quality in School Lunch Program

In late July, a parent posted a message on Facebook that the school lunch consisted of vegetables and hard rice. 

Corruption Commission Finds Its Deputy Secretary to Be Unusually Rich

After reviewing the corruption case, Thailand's National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) decided there was asset concealment and recommended he be indicted.

Is Thailand’s Education System Thailand Ready for a Third Language

BANGKOK - Thailand’s Ministry of Education recently revealed that it would push for the inclusion of a third language into Thailand. Thailand Education Ministry is...

Governors Ordered to Prevent Graft in School Lunch Money Project

BANGKOK - Thailand's Interior Ministry has instructed all provincial governors to see to it that corruption in the school lunch money project doesn’t occur...

Russian Space Agency Roscosmos Plagued by Endless Corruption

MOSCOW - A massive corruption scandal has rocked Russia's state space agency Roscosmos and has eclipsed its plans to launch new rockets and lunar...

Thailand’s Election Commission Now Blames Computer Errors for Incorrect Vote Totals

BANGKOK - It seems that an orderly transition from military junta to an elected opposition is looking less likely and with no clear result...

Former Senior Investigator Who Exposed Police Corruption Shot to Death

SONGKHLA - A former Pol Capt Watcharin Benjathotsawat, who accused Thai Police Officers of abuse of authority and extortion was shot and killed in...

Thailand’s Education Ministry to Create Graft Cops to Investigating Corruption in Schools

  BANGKOK - Thailand's Education Ministry has announced it will set up its own version of the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) tasked with investigating...

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