• Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    Under-fire EC takes blame for delayed ballot delivery
    Commission backtracks after saying delayed advance votes would be voided
    politics
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    A resounding vote for democracy
    More than 33.6 million set aside their chores to cast ballots
    politics
  • Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
    Huge early-voter turnout spells trouble for Prayut 
    More than 2.2 million Thais turned out for early voting – almost 90 per cent of those registered – for the hotly anticipated national election, as the junta’s main opposition predicted a cliffhanger to the first poll in eight years.
    opinion
  • Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:12
    High turnout may hit smaller parties hard
    With an 80 per cent voter turnout expected on March 24, more votes may be needed to gain partylist MPs, say experts.
    politics
  • Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:34
    Voter turnout 'explodes' among blacks, Hispanics in US
    MIAMI - Voter turnout among African American and Hispanic voters in the United States is surging, and this swell of minority participation could spell trouble for Donald Trump's White House hopes.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Aug 2016 18:03
    Prayut thanks people for voting in referendum
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday thanked the public who came out to exercise their votes which resulted in the voter turnout to be about 60 per cent of the population.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:05
    Official results: Charter draft approved with 61.35 per cent
    The Sunday charter referendum saw a voter turnout of 59.40 per cent and 61.35 per cent of the voters supported the draft constitution, the Election Commission announced Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 08 Aug 2016 16:10
    Bangkok’s voter turnout 51.55 per cent
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration announced Monday that the voter turnout in the capital for the charter referendum was 51.55 per cent.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 07 Aug 2016 21:13
    Somchai says turnout 58 per cent
    Election Commissioner Somchai Srisutthiyakorn said Sunday night thta the voter turnout of the 94-per cent unofficial results stood at 58 per cent.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 07 Aug 2016 17:03
    Somchai expects voter turnout at 70 per cent
    EC Somchai Srisutthiyakorn predicted voter turnout could be as high as 70 per cent, higher than 57 per cent in the 2007 referendum.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 07 Aug 2016 13:44
    First three hours of referendum see 20 to 40 per cent of turnouts
    The first three hours of voting in the national referendum saw voter turnouts ranging from 20 to 40 per cent at polling stations nationwide, Election Commission member Prawit Ratanapian said.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 24 Jul 2016 01:00
    Big referendum turnout likely, poll suggests
    MORE than 85 per cent of the people surveyed in a new Bangkok Poll plan to cast ballots in the August 7 referendum on the charter draft.
    national
  • Mon, 04 Apr 2016 15:02
    Pheu Thai expects overwhelming voter turnout for referendum
    Pheu Thai Party acting deputy secretary general Chawalit Wichayasuit expressed confidence Monday that the voter turnout would be overwhelmingly high for the charter referendum in August.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 02 Apr 2016 01:00
    EC targeting 80% voter turnout for referendum.
    The Election Commission aims to draw a turnout of up to 80 per cent of eligible voters for the referendum on the draft constitution, tentatively scheduled for early August, an election commissioner said yesterday. Dhirawat Dhirarojvit said that the agenc
    national
  • Fri, 01 Apr 2016 18:13
    EC targeting 80% voter turnout for referendum
    THE Election Commission aims to draw a turnout of up to 80 per cent of eligible voters for the referendum on the draft constitution, tentatively scheduled for early August, an election commissioner said Friday.
    Breaking News
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