• Sun, 18 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Go-ahead for project aimed at tackling economic inequality
    THE PRAYUT government will next week kick off its “Thai Niyom Yung Yuen” programme, which features innovative methods to tackle economic inequality in a more sustainable way, among other objectives.
    national
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:28:55
    Ticha hands Prayut 80,000 signatures calling on Prawit to resign
    Ticha Na Nakorn, a well-known volunteer social worker, on Friday presented to Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha over 80,000 signatures gathered from an online campaign, adding pressure for deputy PM General Prawit Wongsuwan to resign.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Time’s up: Prayut must show leadership and sack his bling-addicted deputy
    Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin has apologised for referring to Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwon’s flashing 25 ultra-luxury watches worth an estimated B36 million in total.
    your say
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    What Teerakiat’s moment in the sun tells us
    The education minister showed integrity and then backed away from it, allowing Prayut to crow about Cabinet unity
    opinion
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Prayut and Cabinet join fun of Royal winter festival
    Dressed in period outfits, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday led his Cabinet members and their spouses to attend the royally initiated winter festival, Oon Ai Rak Klay Kwam Nao, at the Royal Plaza and Sanam Suea Pa.
    national
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 17:04:12
    Election delay not our decision, says junta
    In response to a series of rallies against a possible delay of the general election, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered authorities to explain the situation to the public, Government spokesman Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 13:04:50
    Incentive increased for having babies
    Married couples should support Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha’s policy of boosting the country’s birth rate and have more children, the head of the Social Security Office said on Wednesday, and there are financial aids provided.
    national
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:10:28
    Govt justified in maintaining watch on ‘law-breaking’ election activists, PM insists
    Only a day after announcing human rights as a national agenda, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha announced on Tuesday that his junta government would continue keeping a watch on activists calling for the long-delayed general election.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Teerakiat eats humble pie after criticising Prawit
    Education Minister apologises after being summoned by Prayut over comments.
    politics
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Extradition efforts hurt by ‘false perceptions’: PM
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha admitted yesterday that misunderstandings overseas could be a factor in the Thai government’s unsuccessful requests to have the two Shinawatra ex-premiers extradited to Thailand from their self-imposed exiles.
    politics
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:02:13
    Teerakiat says he will stay in Cabinet despite Prawit remarks
    Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin said on Tuesday he would remain in the Cabinet despite his recent remarks apparently attacking Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan regarding his high-profile watch scandal.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:08:31
    Education minister arrives at Government House to meet PM after apparent criticism of Prawit
    Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin arrived at Government House about noon on Tuesday amid speculation that he would meet the premier following his remarks apparently criticising the junta leadership.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:36:14
    Minister to meet PM over wristwatch comment
    Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin is scheduled to meet privately with Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha at Government House on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 10:32:06
    Teerakiat ordered to explain watch scandal remark
    Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha said he would order Education Minister Teerakiat Jareonsettasin to explain his remark which apparently attacked Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan who is embroiled in a luxury watch scandal.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Americans no longer have democratic credentials to lecture Prayut 
    As a Westerner originally from a real democratic system, I find PM Prayut’s use of the term “Thai-style democracy” to be nothing more than wishful confusion.
    your say
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