• Tue, 15 May 2018 18:16
    Paiboon’s People’s Reform Party seeks official status after successful membership drive
    Pro-junta figure Paiboon Nititawan yesterday led the People’s Reform Party’s executives-to-be to request official party status from the Election Commission (EC), after having succeeded in collecting over Bt1 million in membership fees and attracting more than 500 members.
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  • Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:00
    Abhisit convinces Democrats to affirm leader by mobile vote for all members
    The Democrat Party’s new era will kick off with a primary vote by all members for the party leader, said a top party official.
    politics
  • Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Dawn of the new Democrats?
    At 72 years of existence and repeated election losses, Thailand’s oldest political party is facing the biggest challenge in its history trying to rebrand itself ahead of the national election
    politics
  • Sun, 08 Apr 2018 01:00
    New party pledges to back Prayut as next PM
    A KEY founder of a new political party that is openly pro-Prayut Chan-o-cha vowed yesterday to form an alliance after the election in a bid to help the junta leader return as head of government.
    politics
  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018 17:42
    Paiboon seeks junta permission for party meeting
    Former reformer and founder of the People’s Reform Party, Paiboon Nititawan, has submitted a request to the junta for the party to proceed with a meeting. In doing so, he has become the first to ask for the junta’s permission in regard to administrative work for a new political party.
    politics
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 01:00
    ‘Phoney’ Teerakiat hit for U-turn in Prawit scandal
    EDUCATION MINISTER Teerakiat Jareonsettasin came under fire yesterday for making an embarrassing about-face after questioning the ethical integrity of a fellow Cabinet member.
    politics
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 01:00
    Thaicom seeks revenue from new streams
    SATELLITE operator Thaicom has developed new satellite-related businesses to seek new revenue streams as part of its 2018 strategic direction, its chief executive officer Paiboon Panuwattanawong said.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 11:11
    Chinese tourists drowns in Bangkok hotel pool
    A 72-year-old Chinese tourist was found dead by drowning in the swimming pool of a hotel in Bangkok's Bang Na district early on Wednesday morning, according to Pol Captain Paiboon Mala of the Bang Na precinct.
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  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:00
    Police find no evidence implicating fraud victim in romance scam after ID used to open bank accounts
    POLICE ARE expected to clear Nicha Kiatthanapaiboon of any involvement in a social media scam after her ID card was stolen and used to illegally open bank accounts that cheated people out of their money.
    national
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00
    Justice minister admits woman wrongly detained over scam
    JUSTICE Minister Prachin Chanthong said the ministry’s Tak provincial office would provide legal assistance and compensation to Nicha Kiatthanapaiboon, whose ID card was stolen and used by an illegal call centre to open nine bank accounts.
    national
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 18:47
    NLA committee cuts ban on entertainment during election campaigns
    Democrat Party deputy leader Ongart Klampaiboon said he disagreed with the idea of providing entertainment to help woo voters during election campaigns, reasoning the budget set for an election should be spent judiciously.
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  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:00
    Woman threatens to sue banks over fraud case linked to ‘stolen ID’ that landed her in jail
    NICHA KIATTHANAPAIBOON, a 24-year-old woman whose stolen Thai ID card was allegedly used by fraudsters, said yesterday that she was prepared to sue seven Thai banks that allowed an elusive female suspect, who wore a medical face mask, to open nine bank accounts under her name.
    national
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 17:11
    Arrested woman claims stolen ID used by fraudsters
    A 24-year-old Thai woman filed a complaint at the Crime Suppression Division (CSD) on Tuesday after her stolen Thai ID card was allegedly used by fraudsters, resulting in a warrant being issued for her arrest. Insisting she was innocent, private company worker Nicha Kiatthanapaiboon said she wanted police to bring to justice the person or persons who used her card to commit fraud.
    national
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:18
    Paiboon urges Prayut to maintain neutrality if he wants to become post-election outsider PM
    People’s Reform Party founder Paiboon Nititawan on Monday warned Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha, who recently declared that he was now a politician, to maintain his neutrality by staying away from any party membership or party lists of three proposed PMs.
    politics
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 16:43
    Prayut clearly wants to stay in power: Ongart
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha’s declaration of being a politician last week only made it more obvious that he wishes to stay in power after the election, Democrat Party deputy leader Ongart Klampaiboon said on Sunday.
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