• 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.
    politics
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Strong-handed approach not working in the South
    IN AN attempt to calm fears about the security situation in the deep South, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha issued a statement yesterday urging the public not to lose faith in his government’s efforts to bring an end to the conflict in this historically contested region.
    national
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:08
    Those behind Narathiwat temple attack ‘seek international attention, want us to use all-out suppression’, says PM 
    The people behind the deadly attack at a temple in Narathiwat province last week wanted to upgrade the attention given to the violence in the South to the international level and lure officials into conducting forceful suppression, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Monday.
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  • Sat, 19 Jan 2019 09:49
    PM condemns attack after two monks shot dead in Narathiwat 
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has condemned the latest violence in Narathiwat in which two monks were gunned down and some others injured on Friday night.
    national
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    Teach students to tell right from wrong, Prayut urges
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday called on teachers to help children learn how to protect themselves from the bad side of social media and boost their understanding of the increasingly influential new media.
    national
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    PM finally says it: election date will be changed
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha appeared to admit for the first time yesterday that the expected election date would be altered after weeks of uncertainty.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:56
     PM publicly admits election might be postponed
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha admitted on Wednesday that the election might be postponed but gave assurances it would be within the timeframe of May 9.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Welfare card holders can withdraw cash for three months
    THE FUNDS in the government’s welfare card held by 14.5 million poor people could turn into cash for three months, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said yesterday.
    national
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Cambodia has a lot to answer for
    PM Prayut Chan-o-cha should ask the Cambodian government to explain why former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra recently used a Cambodian passport to register a company in Hong Kong.
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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.
    politics
  • 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.
    politics
  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 11:59
    PM opens Children's Day celebration at Government House
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha thanked children for their moral support when he officially kicked off National Children's Day celebrations at Government House on Saturday.
    national
  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 17:12
    Prayut prayers ‘spare’ Thailand from Pabuk 
    Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha on Thursday said Tropical Storm Pabuk’s departure out to sea was partly thanks to him praying for it to go away.
    national
  • Sat, 05 Jan 2019 15:41
    PM urges storm-affected people to remain in shelters
    People in the southern region affected by the Pabuk storm should remain in shelters for another day until the authorities declare it safe for them to return home, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Saturday.
    national
  • Thu, 03 Jan 2019 01:00
    Princess to oversee coronation
    THE GOVERNMENT will call on Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn to chair a government-appointed committee to oversee preparations for the coronation ceremony of her brother, His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn, set for early May, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said yesterday.
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