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ANDY HALL VOTES WITH HIS FEET AND LEAVES THAiLAND

In General News by Andrew Drummond

SO LONG AND GOOD LUCK British migrant workers activist Andy Hall tonight issued a statement saying he was leaving Thailand with no planned return date. In a statement issued from Suvarnabhumi International airport, Hall, who was the subject of several libel cases due to his exposure of alleged breaches of rights of Burmese workers in Thailand, cited the deterioration in …

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THAILAND UNDER ATTACK AGAIN FOR MISTREATMENT OF MIGRANT HOTEL WORKERS

In migrant workers, Phuket, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

NICE TOILETS FOR THAI STAFF  BUT S%$@&HOLES! FOR BURMESE! Fresh after damning reports of Thailand’s murderous treatment of foreign labour in the fishing industry, the human trafficking of Rohingya refugees, and ill treatment of Burmese in the pineapple industry a Swedish watch dog groups have now published a scathing attack on how Thai hoteliers treat Burmese workers. Fair Travel and …

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KAO TAO MURDERS – THE ‘THIRD MAN’ SPEAKS UP – ‘I DO NOT BELIEVE MY FRIENDS DID IT’.

In Hannah Witheridge, Myanmar, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

KEY WITNESS DRIVES A HOLE THROUGH THAI POLICE CASE Thai police case against the alleged killers of two British backpackers in Thailand was dealt another devastating blow today after their key witness said he had no knowledge of the murder – even though he too was beaten by Thai police. Ko Maung Maung, seated in blue, with Embassy officials and …

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Natural Fruit – Andy Hall Will Not Be Silenced

In Andy Hall, child labour, General News, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

Publicity about workers conditions at Natural Fruit’s pineapple canning factory down in Prachuap Khiri Kan continues to plague the company which has yet to put up an English speaking spokesman preferring to leave matters with their lawyer. British human rights activists Andy Hall, who supports the rights of Burmese immigrant workers, will not be silenced.  He has also taken the matter …