Cambodia’s Former Deputy PM Flees to Thailand

Cambodia’s Former Deputy PM Flees to Thailand

  – BANGKOK -Former Deputy Prime Minister and ex-Funcinpec official Lu Lay Sreng left the country for Thailand yesterday morning, the day after the royalist party and Prime Minister Hun Sen vowed to file lawsuits against him for disparaging the King and accusing the government of bribing Funcinpec. Prime Minister Hun Sen told about 4,000 […]

Thai Junta’s New Labor Laws Cause Tens of Thousands of Migrant Workers to Flee Thailand

Thai Junta’s New Labor Laws Cause Tens of Thousands of Migrant Workers to Flee Thailand

    BANGKOK –  Tens of thousands of migrant workers most of them from Myanmar, have fled from Thailand in fear after new labor regulations adopted by the military government, immigration officials said on Monday. Industry groups said the exodus was already hitting some companies, which depend on migrants from Thailand’s poorer neighbors for manual […]