National Anti-Corruption Commission - updates

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Thai anti-graft agency drops probe into 'Rolex General'

Dec 27, 2018 - 8:44 PM

Thailand's National Anti-Corruption Commission says Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan had no intention to 'hide the origins' of his assets, noting that the watches belonged to Prawit's friend

ROLEX GENERAL. Deputy Thai Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan is under fire for his luxurious watch collection worth $1.2 million. File Photo by Madaree Tohlala/AFP

Thai graft watchdog will probe Rolls-Royce bribes

Mar 09, 2017 - 7:50 PM

Rolls Royce admits to wrongdoing agreeing to pay a 808 million fine to authorities in Britain to settle the case The UK probe sparks follow up investigations in some of the countries where the bribes were received

Thai anti-graft body to probe Yingluck finances

Jun 05, 2014 - 8:57 PM

In addition to Yingluck – who was a successful businesswoman before turning to politics – two former commerce ministers and their deputies also face investigations by the National Anti Corruption Commission

DEPOSED. Thai caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra arrives for her defence in a court case at the Constitutional Court in Bangkok, Thailand, 06 May 2014. Photo from Narong Sangnak/EPA

Embattled Thai PM to miss anti-graft hearing

Feb 27, 2014 - 2:28 PM

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra who has protested her innocence is expected to send a lawyer to represent her at the hearing into alleged corruption in her government s flagship rice farm subsidy scheme

SUPPORT SYSTEM. Thai caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra receives flowers from supporters in her hometown of Chiang Mai, northern Thailand, 27 February 2014. Pongmanat Tasiri/EPA

Gunshots rattle Thai capital as Yingluck flies to bailiwick

Feb 26, 2014 - 4:48 PM

Yingluck is summoned by an anti graft panel on Thursday February 27 to hear charges of neglect of duty in connection with a rice subsidy scheme

FOR THE CHILDREN. Thai anti-government protesters, wearing black to mourn the deaths of 4 Thai children from attacks on anti-government protest sites, carry large Thai flags during a rally in front of the Royal Thai Police headquarters in Bangkok, Thailand, 26 February 2014. Narong Sangnak/EPA

Thai PM faces charges as clashes leave 4 dead

Feb 18, 2014 - 9:53 PM

Anti graft officials say Yingluck could be removed from office if found guilty of neglect of duty

VIOLENCE IN BANGKOK. Thai riot policemen shoot rubbers bullets towards anti-government protesters after demanding for them to leave the area around the Government House in Bangkok on February 18, 2014. Pornchai Kittiwongsakul/AFP

Thailand political crisis set for crunch weekend

Dec 19, 2013 - 2:49 PM

Analysts say Yingluck s announcement of February 2 elections has thrust the Democrats onto the horns of a dilemma

THAILAND IN CRISIS. An anti-government protester waves a Thai flag as Thais gather outside the Election Commission (EC) in Bangkok, Thailand, 17 December 2013. EPA/Narong Sangnak