• Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:09
    Following one’s dreams is like flying a kite, says Prayut
    Junta chief General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday dabbled in metaphor to convey the importance of following one’s hopes and dreams after his affiliated party won the popular vote in the recent general election.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
    Economic future lies in partnering, says Prayut 
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday shared his proposals for plans and projects that he says would boost investor confidence, including a promise that as the Asian chair this year, the country would drive expansion of the Asean economy to become one of the world’s four largest economic groupings.
    Economy
  • Thu, 28 Feb 2019 01:00
    Investing in Army is important, says Prayut
    PM speaks up as key parties vow to end mandatory conscription, downsize military.
    national
  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
    Ex-Cabinet colleague says Prayut unfit to be the PM
    THE PRIME MINISTER and a pro-junta political party are on the defensive, amid increased criticism and scrutiny of a pro-junta party in the run-up to the general election.
    politics
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
    Cabinet ministers are entitled to join new political party, says Prayut
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday defended the right of four of his ministers to join the pro-junta Palang Pracharath Party, saying it was a “private matter” and they were able to do so as long as it did not affect their ability to do their public duty.
    politics
  • Tue, 05 Jun 2018 01:00
    Reforms will take time to yield results, says Prayut
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday hit back at critics who accused his government of failing to eliminate poverty after four years of reforming the country.
    politics
  • Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
    All should be equal before the law 
    Re: “Handle monk cases with caution, says Prayut”, News, May 27
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  • Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00
    Handle monk cases with caution, says Prayut
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha has asked law enforcement officials to be more careful in handling the arrest of controversial persons, while issuing an apology for Suvit Thongprasert or the former Phra Buddha Isara who was disrobed and arrested on charges of illegal association and lese majeste last Thursday.
    national
  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 13:22
    Let top official at Finance quit, says Prayut
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Wednesday that he would not ask Somchai Sujjapongse, the former permanent secretary for finance, to stay on and was not worried about a potential rift between the Cabinet and top officials.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 03 Apr 2018 16:14
    Shinawatra siblings ‘should be ashamed’, says Prayut
    Former government leaders Thaksin and Yingluck Shinawatra should feel ashamed for appearing in public even though they are lawbreakers, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Tuesday.
    politics
  • Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:06
    Academic says Prayut should remember events of ‘Black May’
    Thammasat University law academic Worachet Pakeerat has suggested that Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha consider the bloodshed of “Black May” as a lesson if he wanted to become the next premier without being elected.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:11
    Guilty poaching case offenders will be punished, says Prayut
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha vowed on Tuesday that those found guilty in the much-publiciseded suspected poaching case at Kanchaburi wildlife sanctuary will be punished.
    national
  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 01:00
    ‘Nothing changed’ in election plan and govt still popular, says Prayut
    POSTPONEMENT of the enforcement of the MPs election bill by 90 days will not affect the government’s popularity, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha said yesterday.
    politics
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 17:10
    Let the legal process take its course in regard to outsider PM, says Prayut
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday said he would let the stipulated legal process take its course in regard to possible nominations for an outsider PM following the next general election.
    politics
  • Sat, 30 Dec 2017 01:00
    PM denies political deals
    Dont’ be paranoid about me staying in power, says Prayut; meeting with Sasomsub family was not planned.
    politics
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