• Tue, 13 Mar 2018 17:08:00
    No law prevents Prayut from becoming a political party adviser: Wissanu
    Deputy Premier Wissanu Krea-ngam on Tuesday affirmed that Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha was eligible to be a political party adviser, amid speculation that the PM would be invited to take up such a role with the new Palang Pracha Rath Party.
  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018 17:49:09
    Junta keeps an eye on young political movement
    Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Wednesday that the junta is keeping any eye on moves made by “a young generation” group posed to emerge as the third option in Thai politics.
  • Sat, 24 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Govt assures road map to election not affected by NLA’s rejection of EC candidates
    KEY GOVERNMENT figures insisted yesterday that the rejection of the Election Commission (EC) candidates by the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) would not have an impact on the election roadmap, and insisted there had been no interference in the process as speculated.
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:28:48
    Up to Prawit to resign from advising anti-graft body, says co-deputy PM Wissanu
    It is up to luxury watch-wearing Deputy PM General Prawit Wongsuwan to decide whether he will step down from advising a government anti-graft body, said Deputy PM Wissanu Krea-ngam on Thursday.
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  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:08:32
    ITD can’t be blacklisted for actions of an exec: Wissanu
    It is too early for the government to consider blacklisting Italian-Thai Development (ITD) from acquiring state concessions following the arrest of its president for alleged poaching, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Thursday.
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  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Appeals to charter court on organic laws could delay election: Wissanu
    IF A Constitutional Court ruling is sought on whether proposed revisions to the organic laws on MP elections and the Senate structure are constitutional, the next general election may be delayed up to two months, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said yesterday.
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Yingluck’s family ‘not entitled’ to stay at home
    DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER Wissanu Krea-ngam said that, in principle, former Yingluck Shinawatra’s family members could not stay in her house, which has been seized by the authorities as part of legal action against her.
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 10:01:05
    Govt, NLA deny EC lobbied to appeal MP election bill to court
    Deputy PM Wissanu Krea-ngam on Thursday dismissed a notion that the Election Commission (EC) was lobbied to petition the Constitutional Court to rule on an amendment to the MP election bill that would allow parties to use entertainment during election campaigns, saying he has no knowledge about the matter.
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  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:30:06
    Election delay will not be long: Wissanu
    Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Tuesday that any delay in the election as a result of a proposed amendment of the MP election bill to extend its enforcement by 90 days would only be “a month or so”.
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  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    No preparations yet for HM the King’s coronation: Wissanu
    THE GOVERNMENT has not yet been told to prepare for the coronation ceremony of HM King Maha Vajiralongkorn, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said yesterday.
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:13:15
    Wissanu denies wanting to change anti-graft law
    Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam on Monday dismissed a notion that he has proposed amending anti-graft regulations to raise the ceiling on the value of gifts a state official can accept.
  • Mon, 25 Dec 2017 12:22:59
    Political parties given until April to survey members
    Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam has advised political parties to begin contacting their members via phone or online channels from today to avoid losing them.
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  • Thu, 21 Dec 2017 18:51:00
    Date to lift political ban to be published soon: Wissanu
    Deputy PM Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Thursday that when Article 44 is invoked to help amend the political party law, it would clearly state when the junta would lift a political ban.
  • Wed, 20 Dec 2017 16:07:24
    Article 44 move ‘won’t advantage a military party’
    Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam has dismissed speculation that the use of Article 44 to amend the political party law will benefit the establishment of a new military party.
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  • Tue, 19 Dec 2017 19:58:55
    Abhisit questions motive for using Article 44 to override political party law
    Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva on Tuesday questioned the decision to amend the political party law via the invocation of Article 44 of the pre-2017 interim charter, as revealed by Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam on Monday.
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