• Wed, 21 Dec 2016 01:00
    CDC pulls back on some new political party rules
    SEED-FUND SUM FOR INDIVIDUALS REDUCED WHILE MINIMUM NUMBER OF MEMBERS HALVED TO 10,000
    politics
  • Thu, 24 Nov 2016 01:00
    CDC delays finalisation of political party organic law
    The Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC) has postponed its plan to complete and release the organic political party bill to later this week due to the complexity of the content, CDC spokesperson Norachit Sinhaseni said yesterday.
    politics
  • Wed, 23 Nov 2016 18:55
    CDC delays finalisation of political party organic law
    The Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC) has postponed its plan to complete and release the organic political party bill to later this week due to the complexity of the content, CDC spokesperson Norachit Sinhaseni said Wednesday.
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  • Tue, 04 Oct 2016 10:57
    Final charter draft to be submitted to Prayut next Tuesday
    The Constitution Drafting Commission voted Tuesday to send the final draft of the new constitution to Prime Minster Prayut Chan-o-cha next Tuesday, CDC spokesman Norachit Sinhaseni said.
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  • Tue, 05 Jul 2016 01:00
    UN does not want to monitor referendum: CDC
    Charter drafter spokesman Norachit Sinhaseni says the United Nations has not requested being allowed to observe the upcoming referendum on the constitution but believes the public should be allowed to participate in the process.
    national
  • Wed, 10 Feb 2016 01:00
    Older charter may be used if current draft rejected: CDC
    THE CONSTITUTION Drafting Commission (CDC) has told foreign diplomats that the 1997 or 2007 charter may be brushed up and put to use if the draft constitution it has prepared is rejected in a referendum.
    national
  • Fri, 15 Jan 2016 01:00
    PM-candidate list 'must' for parties eyeing premier's seat
    The Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC) resolved yesterday that any political parties seeking premiership must propose three names as the prime minister candidates on the so-called “PM list”, CDC spokesman Norachit Sinhaseni said.
    national
  • Fri, 13 Nov 2015 01:00
    CDC sticks to MMA
    The Constitution Drafting Commission is working to prevent an "overhang" of MPs while sticking firmly to the proposed mixed-member apportionment and single-ballot electoral system despite criticism, its spokesman Norachit Sinhaseni said yesterday.
    national
  • Sat, 07 Nov 2015 01:00
    Impeachment of independent office holders in focus
    Drafters of the new charter are looking to address mandates for House of Representatives members, the Senate, and eligible voters to be able to kick start petitions for impeachment of office holders at independent organisations, panel spokesman Norachit S
    national
  • Tue, 20 Oct 2015 01:00
    CDC explains the charter drafting process to diplomats
    DIPLOMATS and international organisations raised no concerns about the new round of charter drafting at a meeting yesterday with the Constitution Drafting Commission, CDC spokesman Norachit Sinhaseni said.
    national
  • Mon, 19 Oct 2015 12:56
    Charter drafter updates international community on the writing of the constitution
    Charter drafter spokesman Norachit Sinhaseni met with more than 50 diplomats and representatives of international organisations on Monday to update them on the Constitution writing progress.
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  • Fri, 16 Oct 2015 17:34
    Foreign envoys to be briefed of charter drafting's progress
    Constitution Drafting Commission spokesman Norachit Sinhaseni said Friday now that the CDC has been working for two weeks already, it's about time that they invite envoys and international organizations to hear about the progress of the draft.
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  • Mon, 12 Oct 2015 01:00
    Norachit sees his role as 'voice to the world'
    Norachit Sinhaseni recently retired as the permanent secretary of the Foreign Ministry, and was immediately appointed by the National Council for Peace and Order to sit on the new Constitution Drafting Committee along with other 20 new members to help wri
    national
  • Wed, 12 Aug 2015 01:00
    Apichart gets nod for new top job
    APICHART Chinwanno was approved by the Cabinet yesterday as the new permanent secretary of the Foreign Ministry, replacing Norachit Sinhaseni, who will retire at the end of next month.
    national
  • Tue, 11 Aug 2015 17:13
    Apichart gets nod as new head of Foreign Ministry
    APICHART Chinwanno was approved by the Cabinet Tuesday as the new permanent secretary of the Foreign Ministry, replacing Norachit Sinhaseni, who will retire at the end of next month.
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