Thailand: rice bill expected to be approved World

Thailand: rice bill expected to be approved

A committee considering the draft rice law of Thailand had showed optimism that a revised version of the bill will satisfy all relevant parties when it was put into the second debate at the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on February 26.
Thailand selects Election Commission candidates World

Thailand selects Election Commission candidates

Thailand Election Commission (EC)’s selection committee has chosen five candidates for the EC who will be ratified by the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) before the new EC debuts this July, the Thai media reported on May 4.
Thai Cabinet passes PPP bill World

Thai Cabinet passes PPP bill

The Thai Cabinet has endorsed a new draft Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Act in the hope of enhancing investment cooperation between the public and private sectors and bettering the lives of the Thai people.
Thailand considers joining CPTPP World

Thailand considers joining CPTPP

Thailand is considering joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), said Somchai Swangkarn, member of the country’s National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on March 4.
Thai PM delays general election again World

Thai PM delays general election again

Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha told the media on February 27 that a general election he had promised to hold in November would take place no later than February 2019.
Thai election delayed as NLA approves law enforcement delay World

Thai election delayed as NLA approves law enforcement delay

A general election in Thailand scheduled to take place in November will be delayed possibly until early 2019 after the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on January 25 passed an organic law on parliamentary elections with a delay of enforcement.
Top Thai legislator wraps up official visit to Vietnam Politics

Top Thai legislator wraps up official visit to Vietnam

President of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) of Thailand Pornpetch Wichitcholchai left Hanoi on August 16, concluding his four-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.