Somsak Kiatsuranond

BANGKOK, 20 Mar 2014  Senate Speaker Nikom Wairatchapanitch says he is confident in his evidence against impeachment efforts by the National Anti Corruption Commission (NACC) which is reported to wrap up his case involving last year’s Senate Origin Bill amendment today. 
BANGKOK, 11 Jan 2014, The National Anti Corruption Commission (NACC) has set January 27th as the deadline for House Speaker Nikom Wairatchapanitch and former House Speaker Somsak Kiatsuranond to answers the charges against them. 
BANGKOK, Dec 10 – Caretaker Justice Minister Chaikasem Nitisiri said today that the resignation of the caretaker government including prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra would be a breach of the Constitution.
BANGKOK, March 7 – A group of Thai MPs in the government bloc proposed an amnesty bill to parliament Thursday, seeking to pardon those convicted in political demonstrations and related unrest.
BANGKOK, Aug 25 - A group of television channel 7 reporters on Thursday submitted an open letter to Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra after a female television reporter was threatened by some supporters of the ruling Pheu Thai Party and the Red Shirt movement after she...
BANGKOK, Aug 6 - House Speaker Somsak Kiatsuranond was called on by the Office of His Majesty's Principal Private Secretary to be granted an audience on His Majesty the King's behalf in order to hand down a royal command appointing Yingluck Shinawatra as Thailand's newest...

Thailand gets first female prime minister

Saturday, 06 August 2011 09:37
BANGKOK, Aug 5 - Thailand's House of Representatives voted 296-3 for Yingluck Shinawatra, a top-party list Pheu Thai MP and sister of ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, to become Thailand's first female prime minister.
BANGKOK, Aug 2 - Thailand's House of Representatives, the lower house of Parliament, expects to vote for the country's new prime minister on Friday after His Majesty King Bhumibol issues a royal command endorsing the new Speaker of the House.