30 C
Pattaya
Friday, November 24, 2017
Home Tags Thaksin Shinawatra

Tag: Thaksin Shinawatra

Former PM Yingluck sentenced in absentia to 5 years in prison

Bangkok (AP) — The Supreme Court in Bangkok sentenced former prime-minister Yingluck Shinawatra in absentia on Wednesday to five years in prison for alleged...

Thaksin not interested in reconciliation process

Bangkok (AP) — Former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, ousted by the military coup in 2006 and still the object of political passions, declared Friday...

Court rejects Thaksin’s demand for the return of his Thai passports

The Central Administrative Court on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit filed by former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra against the foreign permanent secretary and director-general of...

Ex-Minister of Finance urges both sides of the political divide to...

BANGKOK, 27 March 2014  Ex-Minister of Finance Tanong Pitaya has given some insight and overview of the current political situation — also explaining how...

Democrats ready to enter the race again after electoral reforms have...

BANGKOK, 21 March 2014  The Democrat Party is ready to enter the race again, but they firmly stated that the elections must be accepted...

Arrest warrant out for gunman firing at home of PDRC leader’s...

BANGKOK, March 13 -- Nakhon Ratchasima Provincial Court on Thursday approved an arrest warrant for a gunman who sprayed bullets at the Nakhon Ratchasima...

InTouch Group affirms no involvement in politics

BANGKOK, 21 Feb 2014  InTouch Group has made known publicly that the company is not involved in politics, stressing it has operated with transparency...

Protesters, farmers ponder separate major rallies tomorrow in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Feb 18 – Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban has announced another round of large rallies in Bangkok tomorrow along with a major farmers’ demonstration...

Govt told to urgently sell stockpiled rice

BANGKOK, Feb 8 – The caretaker government was recommended to urgently release 18 million tonnes of rice from the state stockpiles to secure money...

Cambodian citizens implicated in murder of protester

BANGKOK, Jan 27 – Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban said Cambodian gunmen might be involved in the murder of the fourth anti-government protester in Bang-na...

Latest Stories

Military might, flooding blight highlight Pattaya’s International Fleet Review

City brims with pomp, pageantry and umbrellas for Nov. 13-20 show Pattaya brimmed with pomp, pageantry and umbrellas as the city hosted the International Fleet...

Thailand hosts 1st ASEAN conference to reduce Marine Debris

Phuket - ASEAN member states have held their first conference to discuss possible solutions to the marine debris problem in the region. General Surasak Karnjanarat,...

PM orders transparent investigation into cadet’s death

Bangkok - The Prime Minister, Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, has expressed condolences to the family of a cadet who died at the Armed Forces Academies...

Banquet held to thank organizers of royal cremation ceremony

Bangkok - Thailand's Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha hosted a banquet to thank civil servants and those who helped to organize the royal funeral...

RID speeds up drainage of floodwater from overflowing Petchaburi River

Petchaburi - The Royal Irrigation Department (RID) has installed water pumps and accelerators in Petchaburi River to speed up the drainage of floodwater into...

Latest Stories