Published: Oct 16, 2021
A resort house worth Bt5 million located in Mae Krabung subdistrict of Kanchanaburi Province is now being demolished after the court ruled that it has encroached on about 14 rai of land that belongs to Khuean Srinagarindra National Park.
Published: Sep 23, 2021
Two former prosecutors in Phuket were handed bail after they were charged and taken to court for allegedly demanding THB10 million from a foreign company in exchange for not pursuing a case of national park encroachment.
Published: Jul 31, 2019
Four officials at the Nakhon Ratchasima Agricultural Land Reform Office (ARLO) have been transferred to inactive posts this week, following a controversy over the legitimacy of the status of a land plot on which the 88 Garmonte Resort in the northeastern province’s Wang Nam Kheow district was built.
Published: Jan 31, 2017
GOVERNMENT CHIEFS including Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday urged the public to look at the detail of proposals by the National Reform Steering Assembly (NRSA) for tackling forest encroachment, saying it has merely tried to correct wrongs and not legalise wrongdoings including by resort owners.
Published: Jul 15, 2016
The Phaya Sua special taskforce of the National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department yesterday seized more than 400 rai of forestland in Chao Mai National Park’s Koh Kradan, which was found to have been encroached on by resort owners and inve