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  1. 1. news | 04 Feb 2015

    Two resorts face loss of land rights


    By Apinya Wipatayotin, Newspaper section: News

    » The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) will ask the Land Department to revoke the land rights of people illegally encroaching on 244 rai of forest land in Phuket's Sirinart National ...

  2. 2. learning | 08 Aug 2011

    State officials altered land records

    About the law

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Illegal transfer of land reform and forest reserve land to private ownership used politicians and village headmen. Land even sold over the internet.

  3. 3. learning | 03 Aug 2011

    Land reform abuse

    About forests

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Only half of 1990s land reform land from forest reserves actually got to the poor landless farmers. Buildings of rich developers on this land to be demolished.

  4. 4. learning | 08 Feb 2011

    Land reform proposal

    About agriculture

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Land ownership inequalities will be targeted with land tax, cap on ownership, land bank, zoning, and database.

  5. 5. learning | 05 Oct 2010

    Essential land reform vocabulary 1

    Vocabulary by topic

    By Jon Fernquest

    » The goal of land reform policy is to give poor farmers land but the real challenge is a policy to prevent farmers from losing this land during bad years.

  6. 6. news | 19 Feb 2015

    PM orders seizure of Sor Por Kor land


    By Patsara Jikkham, Newspaper section: News

    » Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered a redistribution of land under Sor Por Kor agricultural title deeds, saying many land plots had fallen into the hands of investors.

  7. 7. news | 10 Feb 2015

    Wildlife, land staff at odds over probe


    By Post Reporters, Newspaper section: News

    » Land officials have taken aim at wildlife officials' lack of expertise in scrutinising land documents, which they believe is causing slow progress in the forest encroachment probe in Sirinat National Park.

  8. 8. news | 04 Feb 2015

    NACC targets steel factory land


    By Post Reporters, Newspaper section: News

    » Graftbusters are asking land officials to revoke land documents for a steel mill project of a Sahaviriya Steel Group subsidiary at a resource-rich peat swamp in Prachuap Khiri Khan after finding they were issued illegall...

  9. 9. business | 28 Jan 2015

    Land transfers surge at year-end

    By Kanana Katharangsiporn

    » The Lands Department reported around 9,500 land transfers worth a total of eight billion baht were processed last quarter, as people moved to avoid paying higher taxes under the Land and Building Tax Act now under consid...

  10. 10. business | 07 Jan 2015

    Reprieve for developers' land banks


    By Wichit Chantanusornsiri, Newspaper section: Business

    » The Finance Ministry is likely to set a one- or two-year grace period for imposing the land and buildings tax on land banks held by property developers.

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