• Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
    Prayut open to joining a ‘selfless, hardworking’ political party
    JUNTA LEADER General Prayut Chan-o-cha has not ruled out the possibility of returning to politics after an election and said he might join a hard-working and selfless party amid political uncertainty and widespread criticism that the junta is trying to put off an election.
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  • 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.
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  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Palang Pracharath to review land policy
    THE PALANG Pracharath Party would review its policy on agricultural reform land due to reservations expressed by Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha.
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  • Wed, 02 Jan 2019 15:01
    Coronation Committee to be formed : PM
    The prime minister, General Prayut Chan-o-cha, on Wednesday will set up a committee to oversee the coronation ceremony of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn set for early May.
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  • Tue, 01 Jan 2019 14:30
    Thais follow PM in offering their New Years to His Majesty the King
    On Tuesday morning, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha and his wife Naraporn, led other members of Cabinet and military commanders to write New Year messages at the Bureau of Royal Household within the Grand Palace in Bangkok, offering their best wishes to His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn.
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  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
    Ex-Cabinet colleague says Prayut unfit to be the PM
    THE PRIME MINISTER and a pro-junta political party are on the defensive, amid increased criticism and scrutiny of a pro-junta party in the run-up to the general election.
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  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
    Post-poll Prayut govt will lack legitimacy, says academic
    FORMER student activist and renowned scholar Thirayuth Boonmee has predicted that though junta leader General Prayut Chan-o-cha will be able to form the next government, it will lack legitimacy and this will only lead to instability.
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  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:00
    EC disappointed with tepid public response for senator positions
    ONLY SOME 7,200 people have applied to become senators, far lower than the Election Commission (EC)’s previous prediction of 90,000 to 100,000 applicants from all over the country.
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  • Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
    Prayut pro-junta party’s top PM choice
    THE PRO-JUNTA Palang Pracharat Party “will most definitely” nominate General Prayut Chan-o-cha as its first prime ministerial candidate for the next election, a key party figure said yesterday.
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  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 10:22
    PM urges people to visit annual Red Cross fair and donate
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday urged the public to visit the annual Red Cross fair next Friday and donate for the charity activities of the Thai Red Cross Society.
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  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:00
    Electing Prayut is the only safe choice for Thailand
    General Prayut Chan-o-cha may not be a magician, and he is certainly not without his faults, but during the past four years, he has done many things for the benefit of the nation.
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  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:00
    Ex-PDRC leader becomes new government spokesman
    GENERAL PRAYUT Chan-o-cha’s government is going into full political mode now that the election is fast approaching, replacing its soldier spokesperson Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd with professional politician Puttipong Punnakanta.
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  • Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:40
    PM wields spade for National Tree Care Day
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha and members of his Cabinet planted nine Siamese rosewood saplings in the Government House compound in Bangkok on Monday to mark National Tree Care Day.
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  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 02:00
    PM worried after Chinese tourist attacked
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered concerned agencies to speed up restoring the confidence of Chinese tourists after a mainland visitor was assaulted by a security guard at Don Mueang International Airport, Government Spokesman Lt-General Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said yesterday.
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  • Tue, 25 Sep 2018 19:57
    No legal reason for PM to step down as junta head after stating ‘interest in politics’: Wissanu
    General Prayut Chan-o-cha is not required by law to step down as leader of the ruling junta if he is interested in entering politics ahead of the next general election, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Tuesday.
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