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AMLO expands Enforcement of Anti-Money Laundering Act

BANGKOK, June 18 (NNT) - The Anti-Money Laundering Office (AMLO) has held discussions with the police and financial institutions on using the Anti-Money Laundering Act to seize the assets of online gambling and call center rings.

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Sports Development (Amendment) Act 2018

An Act to amend the Sports Development Act 1997.
Date: 11 June 2018; Type: Federal Amendment Act; Citation: Act A1570 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 30) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from the provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 11 June 2018 to 29 July 2018 subject to compliance with the conditions specified in the Schedule.
Date: 08 June 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 387; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Anti-Gambling Messages will be screened during World Cup 2018

BANGKOK, June 10 (NNT) - The Ministry of Social Development and Human Security and partners have collaborated on a short film project to immunize Thai adolescents against gambling on World Cup games this year.
Date: 10 June 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: National News Bureau of Thailand

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 29) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from the provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 4 June 2018 to 15 July 2018, subject to compliance with the conditions specified in the Schedule.
Date: 01 June 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 365; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 28) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from the provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 1 June 2018 to 20 January 2019, subject to compliance with the conditions specified in the Schedule.
Date: 31 May 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 342; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 27) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from the provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 31 May 2018 to 26 August 2018, subject to compliance with the conditions specified in the Schedule.
Date: 30 May 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 332; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 26) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from the provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 31 May 2018 to 2 July 2018, subject to compliance with the conditions specified in the Schedule.
Date: 30 May 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 331; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 25) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from the provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 23 May 2018 to 10 June 2018, subject to compliance with the conditions specified in the Schedule.
Date: 22 May 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 315; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 24) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts the Women’s International Tennis (Singapore) from the provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act, from 11.30 a.m to 1.30 p.m. on 23 May 2018, subject to compliance with the conditions specified in the Schedule.
Date: 21 May 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 311; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 23) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 14 May 2018 to 8 July 2018, subject to the conditions specified in the Schedule.    
Date: 11 May 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 294; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Notification 2018

This Notification is deemed to have come into operation on 2 May 2018.
Date: 11 May 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 295; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

House Panel mulls Karaoke, Videoke Ban in Residential Areas

Noisy neighbors may soon be a thing of the past, as the House committee on public order and safety has approved the creation of a Technical Working Group (TWG) to deliberate on a proposal prohibiting the use of videoke and karaoke systems in residential areas.
Date: 04 May 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: House of Representatives

Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 22) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 4 May 2018 to 27 May 2018, subject to the conditions specified in the Schedule.
Date: 02 May 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 261; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Casinos may be allowed to operate after Gambling Law Amendment

Casinos will be allowed to operate in Myanmar after amendments are made to the Gambling Law by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), is enacted, said U Aung Naing Oo, director general of the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) this week.
Date: 27 April 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Myanmar Times

Casinos may be allowed to operate after Gambling Law Amendment

Casinos will be allowed to operate in Myanmar after amendments are made to the Gambling Law by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), is enacted, said U Aung Naing Oo, director general of the Directorate of Investment and C ...

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House Panel mulls Karaoke, Videoke Ban in Residential Areas

Noisy neighbors may soon be a thing of the past, as the House committee on public order and safety has approved the creation of a Technical Working Group (TWG) to deliberate on a proposal prohibiting the use of videoke a ...

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Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 30) Notification 2018

The Minister exempts Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd from the provisions of the Common Gaming Houses Act from 11 June 2018 to 29 July 2018 subject to compliance with the conditions specified in the Schedule.

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AMLO expands Enforcement of Anti-Money Laundering Act

BANGKOK, June 18 (NNT) - The Anti-Money Laundering Office (AMLO) has held discussions with the police and financial institutions on using the Anti-Money Laundering Act to seize the assets of online gambling and call cent ...

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Government under rising pressure to correctly tax Ride-Hailing Companies

Since June 13, ride hailing companies operating in Yangon have been obliged to pay income and commercial tax to the Yangon government under the law, U Myint Thaung, regional minister of Planning and Finance said in parliament.

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PM Prayut: Death Penalty is Legitimate and most People agree

BANGKOK, June 20 (NNT) - The Prime Minister, Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, has voiced support for the execution of convicted murderers.

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Government welcomes Opinions about Implementation of Thailand 4.0 Policy

BANGKOK, June 19 (NNT) - The government continues efforts to implement the Thailand 4.0 policy while welcoming opinions from all sides on helping to achieve its goal.

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On World Refugee Day, De Lima files Bill to protect Refugees and Stateless Persons

In observance of World Refugee Day, Opposition Senator Leila M. de Lima today filed a measure seeking to promote and protect the rights of refugees and stateless persons in the country and prescribe a fair procedure for their status determination and eligibility.

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MoF invites Feedback on proposed changes to the Income Tax Act

The Ministry of Finance have invited interested parties to provide feedback on the draft Income Tax (Amendment) Bill 2018 from 20 June to 11 July 2018.

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Labor Ministry aims to find Jobs for 100,000 Unemployed Graduates

BANGKOK, June 19 (NNT) - The Labor Minister, Pol. Gen. Adul Sangsingkeo, said the Ministry of Labor aims to find jobs for about 100,000 unemployed graduates within three months.

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Ex-President Aquino sued over DAP Mess

MANILA, June 20 (PNA) - Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has indicted former President Benigno Simeon Aquino III for usurpation of legislative powers in connection with the alleged anomalous Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

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Duterte appoints CA, Sandiganbayan Associate Justices

MANILA, June 20 (PNA) - President Rodrigo R. Duterte has appointed new associate justices at the Court of Appeals (CA) and Sandiganbayan. Duterte appointed Emily Aliño-Geluz as CA Associate Justice and Georgina Dumpit Hidalgo as Sandiganbayan Associate Justice.

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Panelo on Sereno ouster: ‘The Law may be harsh, but it is the Law’

MANILA, June 20 (PNA) - “The law may be harsh, but it is the law.” Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo made this remark following the Supreme Court’s decision affirming the quo warranto petition, which ousted Ma. Lourdes Sereno as Chief Justice.

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Carpio to decline Nominations as Next CJ

MANILA, June 20 (PNA) - Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio on Wednesday said he would decline all nominations for the top judiciary post, stressing that he doesn't want to benefit from the quo warranto petition which ousted Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno.

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SC begins Oral Arguments on Same-Sex Marriage

MANILA, June 20 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday started the oral argument on the petition filed last May 2015 challenging the validity of provisions of the Family Code limiting marriage to heterosexual couples.

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PCC to draft List of Fair Competition Violators

MANILA, June 20 (PNA) - The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) announced that it will soon generate a list of industries within the manufacturing sector that violate laws on fair competition.

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Government announces New MIC Appointments, U Thaung Tun as New Chair

The Union government on Saturday officially announced changes in the ranks of the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC).

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Laos, Vietnam strengthen Digital Cooperation

Laos and Vietnam have agreed to cooperate in the field of digital information technology after reaching an agreement in Vientiane on Tuesday at the Lao Blockchain Forum.

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Special Committee to monitor Prices after Zero GST

KOTA KINABALU, June 20 (Bernama) - An activist on human rights and consumerism in Sabah today suggested the setting up of a special committee to ensure traders and wholesalers in Sabah reduce or maintain the low price of their goods following the abolishment of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) last June 1.

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