Thailand’s Robust Employee Protections Under The LPA Get Another Upgrade.

Legal News & Analysis - Asia Pacific - Thailand - Labour & Employment

7 March, 2019

 

Thailand’s labour laws have long been known for the strength of protections afforded to employees. Continuing this trend, a slew of new amendments to the Labour Protection Act (LPA), passed on December 13, 2018, will further enhance worker protection, improve working conditions, and impose sanctions on employers who fail to uphold them.

 

The updates to Thailand’s labour law will come into effect 30 days after its publication in the Government Gazette, which is expected to be in early 2019. 

 

This story was originally published in the Bangkok Post. The original story can be viewed here on the Bangkok Post website, or downloaded using the link here.

 

 

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