• Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
    A grossly offensive – and predictable – response
    In seeking to pass the blame, Deputy PM Prawit has deeply wounded the Chinese families of victims from the Phuket disaster 
    opinion
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:00
    Time’s up: Prayut must show leadership and sack his bling-addicted deputy
    Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin has apologised for referring to Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwon’s flashing 25 ultra-luxury watches worth an estimated B36 million in total.
    your say
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:11
    No word yet on Prawit’s third try at watches explanation
    National Anti-Corruption Commission President Pol General Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit said on Friday that the body’s secretary-general has not yet updated the corruption-fighting body about whether Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwan has submitted his third try at an explanation about his possession of luxury watches.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 01:00
    Prawit vets massive public spending – his bling is not ‘a personal matter’ 
    Defending Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwan from a barrage of questions as to how a career military man with a current monthly income of Bt250,000 or so, can afford at least 25 ultra-luxury watches worth a total Bt39.5 million, PM Prayut says, “this is a personal matter”.
    your say
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 12:15
    NACC chief withdraws from panel on Prawit wristwatch scandal
    Anti-graft President Pol Gen Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit will withdraw himself from examination of the case concerning Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwan’s multimillion-baht collection of wristwatches.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 31 Dec 2017 01:00
    Investigation of Prawit must be quick, transparent 
    Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwon has written to the National Anti-Corruption Commission about how he came to wear at least one of perhaps 10 ultra-expensive watches and a flashy diamond ring not listed in his assets declaration.
    your say
  • Wed, 06 Dec 2017 01:00
    Deputy PM Prawit feels the heat after wearing high-end wristwatch
    Leading junta figure General Prawit Wongsuwan has landed himself in hot water again after his flashy timepiece reportedly costing millions of baht got the attention it deserved.
    politics
  • Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:00
    Cadet died ‘due to health issue’
    Deputy PM Prawit says corporal |punishment is common practice in the military and there was no wrongdoing.
    national
  • Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:30
    Follow the law, Prawit tells yellow shirts
    Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan on Thursday said the People’s Alliance for Democracy (PAD) must follow the law if it wants to gather in public in reaction to the latest court ruling on the police crackdown on yellow-shirt protesters in October 2008.
    politics
  • Sun, 09 Jul 2017 01:00
    No change in work ethic
    “There may be no drastic changes. But the reform will definitely improve things,” Deputy PM Prawit said, adding that he expected police reform to improve investigation, interrogation, forensic science, legal enforcement and work related to judicial process.
    your say
  • Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:26
    Deputy PM Prawit the new head of OCT
    Having become the new head of the Olympic Committee of Thailand, Deputy Prime Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan hoped to help the Kingdom succeed at international sport arena, starting with this year’s SEA Games in Malaysia.
    sports
  • Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:00
    Prawit defends PM’s brother’s ‘frequent leave’
    IT is not a problem that General Preecha Chan-o-cha, the former Defence permanent secretary and brother of the prime minister, takes frequent leave from legislative meetings, Defence Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan said, although a committee is being set up to examine the case.
    politics
  • Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:21
    Democrat Party joins reconciliation talks Friday
    The Democrat Party has participated the reconciliation talks arranged by the reconciliation preparation committee at the Defence Ministry, starting from 9 am today.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 10 Feb 2017 01:00
    Reconciliation to begin with ‘agreement on truth’: Prawit
    COMMITTEE SET TO BEGIN BY SHARING IDEAS WITH POLITICAL PARTIES ON SOCIAL CONTRACT
    politics
  • Sat, 04 Feb 2017 01:00
    PM orders hunt after assassination threats against him, Prawit
    DOUBTS HAVE been raised about the credibility of death threats allegedly made online against top government figures as authorities continue to hunt for the people involved.
    politics
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