Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
Constituency designation after election law comes into effect: EC
THE ELECTION Commission (EC) will have to wait until the new law on the election of MPs becomes effective before it can designate constituencies for the next general election, the agency’s chief said yesterday.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:15
Cabinet nod for top-level Interior Ministry reshuffle affecting 12 provinces
The Cabinet on Tuesday approved Interior Ministry senior-level appointments in 12 provinces, mostly in the North and Northeast.
The ministry’s deputy permanent secretary, Supachai Iamsuwan, has been appointed the new governor of Chiang Mai, replacing Pawin Chamniprasart, who is to take over Supachai’s job.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 01:00
Highway to open 50 new branches
Hire-purchase firm Highway Co Ltd targets 50 per cent growth in new loans this year or Bt15 billion from Bt10 billion last year, the company’s managing director Supachai Boonsiri said recently.
Sat, 14 Apr 2018 01:00
‘Chuan, Supachai being considered’ to take over Democrat Party leadership
DEMOCRAT PARTY partriarch Chuan Leekpai admitted yesterday there is an attempt within the party to replace current leader Abhisit Vejjajiva and that he and Supachai Panichpakdi were being considered.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 01:00
Coop’s former chief ordered to pay back Bt9 bn
CREDIT UNION TRIUMPHS IN LEGAL BATTLE OVER FUNDS DIVERTED TO DHAMMAKAYA TEMPLE
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 01:00
Surin Pitsuwan: Memories of a true comrade in arms
We fought the 1997 crisis side by side on ‘Team Thailand’, but his greatest legacy is the Asean Dream
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 17:02
Witness links Army captain to deceased official: source
Police have identified a key witness linking murder suspect Supachai Paso, a former Army captain, to his alleged victim Juthaporn Oun-on, a Si Sa Ket-based local administration organisation official whose body was found early last week, a police source said on Tuesday.
Mon, 30 Oct 2017 14:35
Ex-Army captain hears murder charges in Si Sa Ket case
The former Army captain Supachai Paso went to hear three additional charges brought by Si Sa Ket police on Monday in relation to the death of Juthaporn Oun-on, a Si Sa Ket-based local administration organisation official whose body was found earlier this month.
Mon, 30 Oct 2017 01:00
Ex-Army captain to face murder charge as body identified
SI SA KET police chief Pol Maj-General Suradech Dentham has instructed police to file two additional charges of premeditated murder and concealing a body against former Army captain Supachai Paso, 30, today in relation to the disappearance of Juthaporn Oun-on, 37, a Si Sa Ket-based local administration organisation official.
Sat, 22 Jul 2017 01:00
Alarm bells ringing as ‘mall-killer’ Jack Ma eyes Thailand
Re: “Supachai worried about Alibaba investing in Thailand”, The Nation, July 19.
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:00
Supachai worries over threat of monopoly from tech giants
SUPACHAI Panitchpakdi, former director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), is worried about the way that technology giants like Alibaba, Facebook, Google and Apple do businesses, warning that their opaque practices could lead to monopolies in local and global economies.
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:50
Supachai worried about Alibaba investing in Thailand
Supachai Panitchpakdi, former director-general of the World Trade Organization, is wary of investments in Thailand by e-commerce giant Alibaba, warning that it could lead to monopoly.
Wed, 12 Jul 2017 01:00
Supachai urges year-end goal on free trade
SUPACHAI PANITCHPAKDI, former director general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), has called for Asian free-trade negotiations under the so-called Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to be wrapped up by the end of the year – and strike a blow for global trade amid rising protectionism fuelled by isolationist US policies.
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 18:01
Electoral Commission ‘will comply with law’ regarding court petition
Election Commission (EC) president Supachai Somcharoen has insisted that the agency sought to comply with the law in making any petition against the organic law governing the EC. So if it was not legally possible, the EC would not petition the Constitutional Court.
Thu, 06 Jul 2017 18:07
EC chief hints at ‘secret weapon’ to fight organic law in court
Election Commission (EC) President Supachai Somcharoen said on Thursday the agency had a “secret weapon” to bring the case against the organic law to the Constitutional Court despite the recent claim by the chief charter drafter that it would not be easy.