• Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
    Thailand to sign rail pact with Laos, China
    THAILAND will sign a memorandum of cooperation with China and Laos for a rail link aimed at fulfilling a regional connectivity ambition, when Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha visits Beijing this week for the second Belt and Road Forum, the Foreign Ministry said yesterday.
    national
  • Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:00
     Cambodia and Thailand reconnected by rail after 45 years
    Poipet, Cambodia - A railway reconnecting Cambodia and Thailand was officially inaugurated on Monday in a bid to slash travel times and boost trade between the southeast Asian neighbours.
    national
  • Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:21
    Prayut to attend Belt and Road summit in Bejing next week
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will attend the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing next week, a deputy government spokesman said on Thursday.
    national
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    PM wields Article 44 for rail progress
    PRIME Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has used emergency powers to require the Bangkok Metropolitan Authority (BMA) to speed up the hiring of a private operator to run extensions of the BTS rail system’s Green Line.
    Economy
  • Wed, 10 Apr 2019 17:28
    Prem praises ‘non-corrupt’ government
    Privy Council president General Prem Tinsulanonda assured on Wednesday that the current government led by General Prayut Chan-o-cha is free from corruption.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
    PM urges people to wait for results, rejects unity govt idea
    JUNTA CHIEF General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday dismissed the idea of a national unity government amid a lack of clarity over the poll outcome, and insisted on waiting for the official vote results next month.
    politics
  • Tue, 02 Apr 2019 13:59
    PM wants smog problem resolved in seven days
    While the northern region reeled under the problem of forest fires and haze, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha affirmed the government was ready to support the integration of related agencies’ work to tackle this problem in seven days.
    national
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 19:43
    Thailand's puzzling election results explained
    Thailand's 2014 coup leader and junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha is one step closer to power after a shock election Sunday that lifted his party ahead in the popular vote.
    politics
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 17:30
    Prayut to end his weekly TV programme on March 29
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, who is also leader of the National Council of Peace and Order, said on Tuesday that he will stop delivering his weekly televised speech from March 29 onwards.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:09
    Following one’s dreams is like flying a kite, says Prayut
    Junta chief General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday dabbled in metaphor to convey the importance of following one’s hopes and dreams after his affiliated party won the popular vote in the recent general election.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 11:19
    PM Prayut shows up late for work but refuses to answer questions
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha arrived at the Government House on Monday, the day after the general election, later than usual.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:46
    Prayut urges voters to come out to vote
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha urged people to come out and exercise their right to vote.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:41
    Prayut casts his vote at polling station
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha cast his vote at a polling station on Soi Pradipat 5 in Phya Thai district on Sunday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:16
    Journalists throng Prayut's polling station
    Large numbers of Thai and foreign reporters as well as cameramen arrived at the polling station on Soi Pradiphat 5 in Bangkok early on Sunday, awaiting Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 01:00
    Fight the power: Thai rap stars savage junta 'bootlickers' before vote
    A golden statue of Thai premier Prayut Chan-O-Cha with the word "cheat" behind him looms over five rappers as they rip into junta "bootlickers", in a video gone viral on the eve of an election critics say is stacked to favour the generals.
    Breaking News
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