Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
Turnout at 65% lower than expected
The Election Commission (EC) president Ittiporn Boonpracong concluded on Sunday that 65.96 per cent of eligible voters had turned up to exercise their right, and postponed the announcement of initial election results to Monday after 90 per cent of the votes had been counted.
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 12:29
EC chief urges voters to heed King’s advice and choose ‘good people’
Election Commission (EC) chief Ittiporn Boonpracong called on voters to heed His Majesty’s advice and vote for “good people”.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:46
Samut Songkhram or Samut Sakhon? Ask the EC chief
Sunday’s advance voting was the first election to be overseen by the Election Commission (EC) chief, Ittiporn Boonpracong, who is a diplomat by profession and was once an ambassador to the Netherlands and Kenya.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:42
March 24 set as the national election day : EC
The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday sets March 24 as the national election day, EC’s chief Ittiporn Boonpracong said.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:51
Foreign community not concerned over national poll: EC chief
Election Commission (EC) President Ittiporn Boonpracong said on Friday that foreign diplomats and members of the international community have voiced no concerns about the upcoming national election.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
EC chief sees no reason to delay elections
THE CHIEF election commissioner said yesterday that he saw no reason for the election to be delayed, though a decision on the matter will be made after the junta’s organs meet with political parties.