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Thai legislature reviews draft laws

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Thai legislature reviews draft laws

The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) is scheduled to deliberate on more draft laws this week, said NLA Whip spokesmen Jate Siratharanont and Yutthana Thapcharoen at a recent news conference on the legislature’s agenda.

Thai King orders charter amendment

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Thai King orders charter amendment

Thailand’s new King Maha Vajiralongkorn has ordered sections regarding royal power in the country’s draft constitution to be rewritten, said Thai Prime Minister (PM) Prayuth Chan-o-cha on January 10.

Thai Deputy PM: 2017 general election on track

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Thai Deputy PM: 2017 general election on track

Thai Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister PrawitWongsuwan said on January 4 that a general election will be held this year after doubts were raised by a member of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA).

Top 10 world events in 2016

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Top 10 world events in 2016

The ruling on China's claims in the East Sea, the death of Fidel Castro, and Donald Trump's win of the US presidential election are among the top world events in 2016 selected by Vietnam News Agency.

Thailand: 19 red-shirt leaders arraigned

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Thailand: 19 red-shirt leaders arraigned

Thailand’s Minister of Justice on December 16 arraigned 19 leaders of the United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship (UDD), or the red-shirts, for violating the government’s ban on political gatherings.