Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:07
Outgoing and new Army chiefs visit Pattani
Outgoing Army commander-in-chief General Chalermchai Sitthisart and his successor Gen Apirat Kongsompong visited Pattani together on Monday morning to be briefed on the operations against insurgents in the deep South.
Thu, 06 Jul 2017 01:00
Army chiefs face frightening new enemy – English
Re: “English tests to be mandatory for all Thai Army chiefs”, The Nation, July 4.
Tue, 04 Jul 2017 15:43
English tests to be mandatory for all Thai Army chiefs
Chiefs of all Army battalions across the country will be required to take an English competency test in addition to a physical fitness test next month.
Fri, 12 May 2017 15:33
Army chiefs to sit on proposed national strategy committee
The National Legislative Assembly’s law vetting committee has confirmed that army chiefs will sit on the proposed national strategy committee.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:59
Wissanu defends number of army chiefs on national strategy ‘super-board’
Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam on Tuesday defended the composition of army chiefs on the proposed national strategy committee under the national strategy bill, saying it was proportional to ensuring the country’s security.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:14
Army to be part of national strategy committee
Army chiefs would have seats on a newly proposed committee on national strategy because they are obliged to help take care of the country’s security, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Wednesday.
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 01:00
Army chiefs forever handcuffed in the South
Lt-General Piyawat finds fresh ways to offend as he tries to ‘do his best’ under such restricted circumstances
Mon, 26 Dec 2016 01:00
Army chiefs must set the anti-nepotism example
The admiral who chairs the National Legislative Assembly’s ad-hoc committee formed with the commendable aim of eliminating nepotism in the bureaucracy has commented that civil servants are under pressure to prioritise personal relationships over a merit-based system, and bow to political office-holders so as to maintain beneficial relationships. Yes, it’s these pesky politicians again!
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 01:00
‘Army chiefs not involved in GT200 purchase’
NATIONAL Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) member Preecha Lertkamolmat said yesterday that no former army chiefs were involved in the procurement of GT200 bomb detectors, adding that some lower-ranking officials played a role in the purchase.
Wed, 16 Jan 2013 00:00
Yellow shirts divorce another man in green
Many say it was bound to happen, as the honeymoons between Thailand's Army chiefs and the yellow shirts were usually short and ended in tears. If some jaws dropped when, like his predecessors, Army chief Prayuth Chan-o-cha burned the bridges with the Peo