• Wed, 18 Jul 2018 21:36
    Academic poised to lead royalist party 
    Academic turned politician Anek Laothamatas is tipped to lead the right-leaning Action Coalition Party (ACT) into the next general election, according to sources.
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  • Sun, 15 Jul 2018 19:50
    ACT party willing to link with likeminded reformers
    The right-leaning Action Coalition of Thailand party (ACT) is willing to join hands with “all parties with the same ideology” ahead of the next general election, co-founder Suthep Thaugsuban said on Sunday.
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  • Mon, 04 Jun 2018 01:00
    Suthep breaks his promise, returns to active politics
    Amid tears, he joins action coalition party; says clamour of masses forced him to change his mind
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  • Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:37
    Former protesters to form party
    A new political party formed by some leaders of the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) convenes its first meeting on Sunday (June 3) to launch itself publicly, the co-founders said on Friday.
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  • Fri, 01 Jun 2018 20:03
    Former protesters to form political party
    A new political party formed by some leaders of the now-defunct People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) convenes its first meeting on Sunday to launch itself publicly, the co-founders said on Friday.
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  • Tue, 28 Nov 2017 16:20
    Anek: heed the lessons of the 1980s
    Political Reform Committee chairman Anek Laothamatas spoke on Tuesday of the suggestion that key political parties might cooperate after the election, pointing this has suggested signs of reconciliation, but it might be easier said than done.
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  • Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:25
    Reconciliation is top issue to unite divisive Thailand, says Anek
    Still an ideological peace advocate, Anek Laothamatas dreams of how best to forge reconciliation in divisive Thailand.
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  • Sun, 06 Sep 2015 01:00
    If Pheu Thai says the charter is bad, it must be pretty good
    Re: "We need a coalition government: Anek", Politics, August 24.
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  • Mon, 24 Aug 2015 01:00
    'Grand' coalition government needed for country's sake: Anek
    KEY CDC MEMBER EXTOLS VIRTUES OF THE 'GRAND DESIGN'
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  • Fri, 20 Feb 2015 01:00
    Reconciliation body 'will succeed where others have failed'
    Constitution drafter Anek Laothamatas gave an exclusive interview to The Nation on Wednesday, explaining the details of the reconciliation process. The interview centred on the function of the reconciliation committee and its composition as well as the pr
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  • Fri, 05 Dec 2014 01:00
    Push for amnesty
    Anek Laothamatas, chairman of the Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC)'s subcommittee on promoting reconciliation, yesterday insisted on proposing an amnesty idea for the charter drafters to consider but said it needed to be scrutinised carefully.
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  • Tue, 02 Dec 2014 01:00
    CDC to discuss proposals for an amnesty, plus other ideas
    Constitution drafter Anek Laothamatas said yesterday that he proposed that the Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC) consider the amnesty proposal to try to free opposing political parties and achieve national reconciliation.
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  • Mon, 01 Dec 2014 18:24
    CDC to discuss proposals for an amnesty, plus other ideas
    Constitution drafter Anek Laothamatas said Monday that he has proposed an amnesty bill for the Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC) to consider - to try to free opposing political parties and achieve national reconciliation.
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