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  • April 25, 2015

    Poll delay proposal slammed

    ... would be made acceptable to all and be submitted to a national referendum. Those who support the move reportedly included Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva, red-shirt United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) co-leader Jatuporn Promphan and Chart Thai Pattana representative Somsak Prissananantakul...

  • April 24, 2015

    Parties not averse to poll delay

    ... leave after the morning session and have lunch at the Army Club, with no one having to sign any "agreement" with the NCPO. Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva was among those in attendance. He left without talking to reporters. Siam University law lecturer Ekachai Chainuvati said the invitees were treated...

  • April 24, 2015

    NACC accuses former ministers of fabricating G2G rice scheme

    ... He claimed that NACC was using the same double standards against him as the ones it used against Yingluck's administration, in comparison to the Abhisit Vejjajiva government's rice scheme, which is still incomplete after five years. He went on to say that the NACC had rushed the G2G case by refusing to investigate...

  • April 23, 2015

    Reconciliation discussion held at Army Club

    ... the meeting by the Reconciliation for Reform Centre. Those attending the meeting included Thida Thavornset and Nattawut Saikaur and Democrat leader Abhisit Vejjajiva.

  • April 16, 2015

    Thais have reason to be disappointed with US

    ... are designed and run by former members of the Communist Party of Thailand - and are off-limits to even prominent Thai politicians such as former PM Abhisit Vejjajiva. This clearly shows an intrusion into Thailand's internal affairs. These are only three of the many questions that need satisfactory explanations...

  • April 16, 2015

    New charter does not address root cause of national conflict: Abhisit

    ... used to pave the way for the [Thaksin] regime ... which needs to be eradicated," the former PM said in an exclusive interview with The Nation. Abhisit said the problems that needed addressing were the prevention and elimination of the abuse of power. In contrast, though, the CDC thinks that if democracy...

  • April 15, 2015

    Abhisit says referendum necessary to make new charter acceptable

    Without referendum, the people will go squabbling over the new charter, he added. The Nation

  • April 14, 2015

    NACC summons Anupong, Thawil to testify

    Abhisit and former prime minister Suthep Thaugusuban were accused of malfeasance leading to deaths and injuries in the 2010 crackdowns on red-shirt protesters. Wicha said the two have yet to inform the NACC when they will be ready to testify. The Nation

  • April 13, 2015

    Abhisit worried about prolonged sluggish economy

    The former prime minister said the Prayut government is not using the right measures to deal with the economic woes and has damaged the people's confidence by hinting about tax increases. The Nation

  • April 10, 2015

    Soldiers can act against encroachers, Prayut says

    ... Songkran blessings from: POLITICIANS Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha (63.1$ ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra (16.2$ ex-PM Abhisit Vejjajiva (7.2 ACTRESSES Patchrapa "Aum" Chaichua (11.9$ Urassaya "Yaya" Sperbund (6.7$ Araya "Chompoo" A Hargate (5.1 ACTORS ...