Thailand's new cabinet sworn in World

Thailand's new cabinet sworn in

New cabinet members of Thailand led by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha have been sworn in before King Maha Vajiralongkorn on July 16.
Thai PM rejects rumour about delay of general elections World

Thai PM rejects rumour about delay of general elections

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha affirmed on January 2 that the road map for general elections remain unchanged, dismissing suggestions that the junta will postpone the poll in light of the King’s coronation ceremony.
Thai political parties to get 60-day election campaign World

Thai political parties to get 60-day election campaign

Thai Deputy Prime Minister in charge of legal affairs Wissanu Krea-ngam has said political parties will be given 60 days to campaign for the general election scheduled for December 2018 after the junta partly lifted a ban on political activities.
Poll: Majority say Thai PM Prayut performs well ASEAN

Poll: Majority say Thai PM Prayut performs well

A majority of people say Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has performed well as Prime Minister of Thailand during the past four years, according to the result of an opinion poll conducted by the National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA).
Thai Deputy PM promises to relax political ban World

Thai Deputy PM promises to relax political ban

Thai Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam has affirmed that the election date will be between February 24-May 5 next year, and that the ban on political activities will be relaxed soon.
Thailand: Major political parties begin membership reconfirmation  World

Thailand: Major political parties begin membership reconfirmation

Major political parties in Thailand on April 1 began the process of reconfirming their memberships and resumed official contact with their members for the first time since the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) issued a ban on political activity following the coup d'état in May 2014.
Thai election must be based on regulations: PM World

Thai election must be based on regulations: PM

Thailand’s general election must be carried out based on regulations and the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO)’s decrees, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on February 27.