JFCCT-NACC Seminar on the Exchanging of Information on Prevention and Suppression of Corruption on Friday, 30th August 2019

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The Joint Foreign Chambers of Commerce in Thailand (JFCCT) and the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) held an Exchanging of Information on Prevention and Suppression of Corruption seminar on Friday 30 August 2019, 08.30 – 12.00 hrs.
at The Emerald Hotel.

Pol.Gen.Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit, NACC President welcomed all participants and in response, Stanley Kang , JFCCT Chair thanked NACC President and colleagues for this annual event which is done under the MoU between NACC and JFCCT made five years ago. JFCCT welcomed this opportunity to engage on enhancing anti-bribery and anti-corruption measures for the private sector.

Key topics were the 2018 Organic Act on Anti-Corruption (noting in particular s. 176- see the presentation) and the importance of internal controls, for which the NACC has published Guidelines in four languages.

See the agenda with specific topics of interest to the foreign business community.

Programme
Time Session
08.30-09.00 Registration
09.00-09.30  

Welcoming Remarks by Pol.Gen.Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit, NACC President
 
Congratulatory Address, and Presentation by Mr. Stanley Kang, JFCCT Chairman

09.30-11.30 Panel discussion to exchange information on Prevention and Suppression of Corruption

–   Anti-Bribery Measures for Private and Business Sectors
–   The Organic Act on Anti- Corruption, in the Aspect of Corruption Prevention
–   Other issues

 
by - Mr. Chaiyot Sintuprasit, Special Advisor on Inquiry and Judgement
Corruption Cases to NACC Commissioner
- Mr. Stanley Kang, JFCCT Chairman
- Mr. John Frangos , Partner and Deputy Director, Dispute Resolution
Tilleke & Gibbins (Presentation)
- Mr. Akharakit Keeratithanachaiyos, International Affairs Strategy
Specialist, NACC

 
 
Moderator: Mr. Robert C. Fox, Chair JFCCT Digital Economy/ ICT Committee

12:00 Wrap up and Closing Remarks

Resources:
Organic Act on Anti-Corruption (2018)

NACC Guidelines on Internal Controls (EN) 2nd edition 2017 This booklet is also published in Thai, Japanese and Chinese at www.nacc.go.th/abas under Resource Center \ NACC Guidelines & Tools

Preventing Bribery – NACC ABAS (brochure)

MoU NACC and JFCCT September 2014