Chiang Mai Massage Owner Arrested for Allegedly Providing Underaged Prostitution

Police pick up truck in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Police pick up truck in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Photo: Love Krittaya.

On April 23rd, 2024, Mueang Chiang Mai police and relevant agencies launched an inspection at a massage shop in Mueang Chiang Mai after finding out [Read More…]

Police Raid Bangkok Massage Center , 43 Arrested for Prostitution, Chinese Investors Suspected

Bangkok at night with lightning.
Bangkok at night with lightning. Photo: Nik Cyclist.

On January 26th, 2024, the Thai Metropolitan Police Bureau and Makkasan police officers searched The Office, a massage service center, in Huai Khwang, Bangkok, and [Read More…]

Four People Injured and Four Vehicles Damaged in Patong Crash Following Massage Shop Conflict

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Bars at Bangla Road in Patong, Phuket. Photo: Ben Reeves.

Four people have sustained injuries and four vehicles have been damaged after a car crash in Patong possibly involving a conflict between two local massage [Read More…]

Thai Women Warned against Spa Job Opportunities in UAE

Shaikh Rashed Bin Hameed Mosque in Ajman, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Shaikh Rashed Bin Hameed Mosque in Ajman, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Photo: MMuzammils.

BANGKOK, July 19 (TNA) – Labour Minister Suchart Chomklin warned Thai women not to be lured into forced prostitution by bogus job brokers who pretended [Read More…]

Class action suit filed by massage parlours, spas seeking compensation for lockdown losses

Traditional Thai Massage
Traditional Thai Massage side-lying position. Photo: Thomas Wanhoff.

A group of 172 massage parlour and spa operators filed a class action lawsuit with the Civil Court today (Tuesday) against the Finance Ministry and [Read More…]

Department of Health Inspects Massage Parlors in Sukhumvit

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Girl sitting on a scooter in Bangkok's Nana Plaza. Photo: tausend und eins, fotografie / flickr.

BANGKOK(NNT) – Department of Health and Department of Health Service Support inspected massage parlors in Sukhumvit area. Doctor Panpimol Wupulakorn Director-General of Department of Health [Read More…]