Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
ANALYSIS: Junta keeps the country guessing about next election
AFTER SEIZING power from an elected government in May 2014, the ruling junta led by General Prayut Chan-o-cha came up with a political “road map” promising a general election in February 2016.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 19:25
Alongkorn upbeat on reforms progress this year
A SECOND phase of national reform under the post-coup “road map” should be completed later this year, Alongkorn Ponlaboot, a vice president of the National Reform Steering Assembly (NRSA), said yesterday.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:00
Government sticking to ‘road map’ despite changes: Prawit
THE GOVERNMENT has remained firm on its “road map” to return the country to a stable and sustainable democracy, Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwan said yesterday, adding no changes would be made to the existing schedule outlined in the road map.
Sun, 08 Jan 2017 01:00
People expect backsliding in battling corruption, implementing road map: poll
MOST PEOPLE expect to see a decline in government efforts to tackle corruption this year and are not convinced that the “road map” for a return to democracy will be implemented as promised, a new public poll has found.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 19:02
Election delay fine if road map intact: Abhisit
Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva said Thursday that he was not worried about the next general election being delayed until next year, as long as the political “road map” remained intact.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 01:00
Pheu Thai demands junta answers amid election delay fears
THE PHEU THAI PARTY yesterday called on the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) and Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to clarify plans for the staging of the next general election – a milestone in the promised “road map” to democracy – and questioned whether the junta was testing the water in an attempt to cling to power.