NCPO Order Temporary Suspension of Penalties Under The New Foreign Workers Law

In order to limit adverse impacts to the economy and society and allow state officials sufficient time to prepare and to proceed with necessary steps to comply with the requirements under new Emergency Decree on Managing the Work of Aliens B.E. 2560, on 4 July 2017, the National Council for Peace and Order ("NCPO") have invoked Section 44 of the Interim Constitution and issued the NCPO Order Number 33/2560 Re: Temporary Measures to Rectify the Problems in Managing the Work of Aliens. This NCPO Order shall be effective retroactively from 23 June 2017, the date when the Decree became effective.

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