• Tue, 26 Mar 2019 17:06
    Watchdog calls for EC to address flaws and issues, announce official election result as soon as possible
    An international election-observer group on Tuesday urged the Election Commission to announce the official result of the general election as soon as possible, in order to ensure the transparency and integrity of the poll and prevent any suspicions escalating into distrust and conflict, particularly in regard to doubtful unofficial-votes counting.
    national
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:07
    Unofficial results show Pheu Thai a winner in Lower House
    The Election Commission (EC) has just announced the official tally for constituency MPs, showing that Pheu Thai Party has won 137 of the 350 seats on offer.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:25
    Dubious results expose EC to glare of public scrutiny
    The integrity of the Election Commission (EC) has come under question, as people are asking if the vote tally has been free and fair.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    Turnout at 65% lower than expected
    The Election Commission (EC) president Ittiporn Boonpracong concluded on Sunday that 65.96 per cent of eligible voters had turned up to exercise their right, and postponed the announcement of initial election results to Monday after 90 per cent of the votes had been counted.
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  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 19:07
    Elections went smoothly, says top EC official
    The Election Commission (EC) announced yesterday that the casting of ballots had been successful with all polling stations closing on time at 5pm.
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  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 16:35
    157 irregularities reported to EC so far
    With less than an hour left until voting ends, the Election Commission (EC) has received 157 complaints related to possible irregularities, EC’s secretary-general Jarungvith Phumma said.
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  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 16:33
    Drunk man tearing up ballot paper among 54 cases of electoral law violations
    The Election Commission (EC) secretary-general Jarungvith Phumma said on Sunday that the commission has found 54 cases of electoral law violation.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 12:56
    Voters urged to heed Royal advice and vote for ‘good people’
    The Election Commission (EC) chief and top military brass called on voters to remember King Rama IX’s advice when electing their representative.
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  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 06:58
    Taking photos of marked ballots against law, EC warns voters
    The Election Commission (EC) has warned voters against taking photos of their marked ballots for display on social networks.
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  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 06:34
    Ballots, ballot boxes reach destinations
    The Election Commission said ballots and ballot boxes have been distributed to all polling stations nationwide without any obstacle.
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  • Sat, 23 Mar 2019 09:24
    EC app can speed up voting process
    Voters can shorten the time they spend at polling stations on Sunday by checking their order with the Election Commission's Smart Vote app.
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  • Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:00
    EC ready in case of fraud
    THE ELECTION Commission (EC) has set up 35 sub-panels with the authority to examine allegations of electoral fraud and invited 175 experts to be members.
    politics
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
    First poll results to be released by 6pm on Sunday: EC
    SOME election results will be available just an hour after voting in the long-awaited national poll ends at 5pm on Sunday, the Election Commission (EC) vowed yesterday. 
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  • Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:31
    EC dismisses challenge to Prayut’s PM nomination
    The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday voted unanimously to dismiss the complaint against the junta chief’s prime ministerial nomination, saying the process had been lawful.
    politics
  • Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:46
    Samut Songkhram or Samut Sakhon? Ask the EC chief
    Sunday’s advance voting was the first election to be overseen by the Election Commission (EC) chief, Ittiporn Boonpracong, who is a diplomat by profession and was once an ambassador to the Netherlands and Kenya. 
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