• Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:00
    New government must not repeat old failing in far South 
    Success of peace process depends on continuity, not fresh face
    opinion
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:00
    Politics hangs over growth view
    DELAYS to the formation of a new government could hurt the economy amid a global slowdown, warns the World Bank, which is projecting 3.8 per cent expansion in the country’s economy this year – down from the 4.1 per cent posted for 2018.
    Economy
  • Mon, 08 Apr 2019 01:00
    Nation TV’s coverage is biased and divisive   
    As the Election Commission prepares the results and the forming of a new government gets closer, Nation TV 22 – especially its evening news anchors – is attempting to further divide the country by using royalist and anti-royalist rhetoric.
    your say
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Sluggish exports a worry
    The global economic slowdown, the prolonged US-China trade war, lack of clarity on Britain’s exit from the EU and trade sanctions from other countries have led to Thai exports failing to achieve their target in the first quarter of the year, the Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) said, while urging quick formation of the new government to set an economic stimulus package.
    Economy
  • Wed, 27 Mar 2019 10:57
    Coalition delays announcement on forming new govt
    Six anti-junta parties arrived at the Lancaster Hotel for a press conference announcing the formation of a new government coalition on Wednesday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
    Political instability expected to  trouble economic policymaking
    THE new government is expected to face issues caused by political instability and will struggle to pursue its economic agenda. 
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    SET rise hinged on new govt
    THE STOCK market is expected to respond positively after the general election, if a new government can be formed instantly without conflict, analysts in the Krungthep Turakij News Room daily TV programme said last week.
    Economy
  • Fri, 01 Mar 2019 01:00
    School directors push for shelving of new education bill
    School directors in the Northeast are demanding that the new National Education Bill be suspended until a new government is formed after the March 24 election.
    national
  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:00
    No 1 priority for new government: Investigate Prayut’s China deals
    The Prayut government has been claiming that it has done tremendous work in the country for the last four and half years.
    your say
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    If there is nothing to hide, why ban election monitors?
    Junta must allow international scrutiny of February’s vote if new government is to have any legitimacy
    opinion
  • Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
    Malaysia gains confidence of foreign investors says Japanese envoy to Malaysia
    Japanese envoy to Malaysia Dr Makio Miyagawa says local and foreign investors are regaining confidence due to fair and transparent policies implemented by the new government, leading Malaysia to a good development path.
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
    New cabinet to be in office by June if polls held in Feb
    A NEW CABINET is expected to assume office by June next year, though the junta will retain full powers until the new government is sworn in, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said yesterday.
    politics
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:00
    Ex-PDRC leader becomes new government spokesman
    GENERAL PRAYUT Chan-o-cha’s government is going into full political mode now that the election is fast approaching, replacing its soldier spokesperson Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd with professional politician Puttipong Punnakanta.
    politics
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:23
    Bhutan seeks happiness in a new government
    Bhutan, the Himalayan kingdom jammed between India and China, voted in a national election Thursday guaranteed to usher in a new ruling party which must boost the economy without compromising the country's fierce independent streak.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
    Malaysia dashes LGBT hopes for change
    The new government has indicated that tolerance for diversity is still a long way off
    opinion
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