Fri, 23 Nov 2018 18:22
Talks to lift campaigning restrictions set for December 7
The government and the ruling junta will meet with political parties on December 7 to discuss lifting political restrictions and allow campaigning in the run-up to the next election, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Friday.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
60 days not long enough to forge democratic parties for stable govt
Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwan insists that 60 days is long enough for election campaigning after the ban on political activities is lifted.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 18:23
Wissanu promises to relax political ban
The political ban will be eased in the near future although election campaigning will not be allowed initially, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Thursday.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 19:09
All parties ‘must stand on equal ground’ when time is right for election campaigning, PM insists
All political parties will have to stand on equal ground in terms of undertaking political campaigns ahead of the general election currently promised for early next year, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Tuesday.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:00
Local polls possible with new laws
FOLLOWING mounting pressure over the political activity ban, the ruling junta has indicated that it could resort to issuing extra rules to allow election campaigning but not other activities.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 01:00
How will South Korea’s incoming leader confront the North?
The South Korean presidential election will be held amid growing military tensions on the Korean Peninsula. How South Korea should confront the North – which is ratcheting up its nuclear and missile threats – is the question looming over the election campaigning.
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 01:00
Shan groups want poll campaigning suspended
Shan ethnic groups called for election campaigning to be suspended in their areas as fighting between them and government troops is still continuing despite ceasefire negotiations.
Sun, 17 Feb 2013 00:00
Social media poised to be game changer in poll campaigns
The upcoming Bangkok governor election will mark a historic change in election campaigning in Thailand, with the increasing role of social media, e-commerce and e-marketing, expert Pawoot Pongvitayapanu said yesterday.