Published: July 13, 2021
Police are investigating more than 50 cases of fake news as reported by the Digital Economy and Society Ministrys Anti-Fake News Centre since June, the deputy spokesman of the Royal Thai Police, Pol General Krisana Pattanacharoen, said.
Published: June 06, 2021
The Department of Livestock Development (DLD) on Sunday urged people not to believe and share fake news about the ban on consumption of pork and chicken for six months as they had been infected with Aids.
Published: May 24, 2021
Eighteen people have been prosecuted for posting fake news online about the Covid-19 pandemic and vaccine rollout, Digital Economy and Society (DES) Minister Chaiwut Thanakmanusorn said on Monday. The fake-news posts had distorted information and undermined public order, drawing charges under the Computer Crime Act 2007 and emergency decree, he added.
Published: April 01, 2021
People should refrain from posting or sharing fake news over the Internet even on April 1, also known as April Fool’s Day, when it’s a global tradition to tell harmless lies for fun, Crime Suppression Division deputy chief of technology Pol Col Siriwat Deephor said.
Published: March 10, 2021
The Digital Economy and Society Ministry has warned people against believing or sharing news and Internet posts claiming that the Government Savings Bank (GSB) has launched a new emergency personal loan of Bt10,000 per person, in which applicants must register via their mobile phones and repay at Bt400 per month.
Published: February 05, 2021
The police along with the Digital Economy and Society Ministry’s Anti-Fake News Centre and the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission on Friday cracked down on people for allegedly posting fake information about the Covid-19 outbreak.