Another Chinese Beggar Arrested in Bangkok, Totaling 6

Royal Thai Police Toyota Fortuner SUV at Inspector General's Department, Sutthisan Police Station in Bangkok
Royal Thai Police Toyota Fortuner SUV at Inspector General's Department, Sutthisan Police Station in Bangkok. Photo: Ian Fuller / flickr. CC BY-NC 2.0.

BANGKOK, Nov 21 (TNA) – Immigration officers have arrested another Chinese beggar dressed as a student, bringing the total foreign beggars apprehended to six in [Read More…]

Arrest of Chinese beggar in Bangkok opens human trafficking investigation

A dummy policeman and a cab in the Pinklao area, Bangkok.
A dummy policeman and a cab in the Pinklao area, Bangkok. Photo: Claude37 / flickr.

BANGKOK, Nov 20 (TNA) – The Minister of Social Development and Human Security Varawut Silpa-archa has ordered a thorough investigation into the case of a [Read More…]

1,316 days overstaying Chinese woman arrested after being found begging for money at a Phuket gas station

Esso gas station on Phetchaburi Road in Bangkok, Thailand
Esso gas station in Thailand. Photo: Sry85. CC BY-SA 4.0.

A Chinese woman who is on a 1,316 day visa overstay was arrested after social media shared her story of asking for money from mostly [Read More…]