70 Future Forward MPs vote against executive decree

70 Future Forward MPs vote against executive decree

Highlights
  • PM challenges Opposition back up claims of graft in state projects

    Prime Minister  Prayut Chan-o-cha has challenged the opposition to produce evidence of the corruption they allege is rife in Government infrastructure mega projects, such as the electric trains, assuring that his government is ready to deal harshly with any the corrupt officials and politicians. Speaking in defence of the budget...
  • Royal Barge Procession postponed to December 12th

    His Majesty the King has ordered the Royal Barge Procession to be postponed to December 12th, from October 24th, as recommended by the organizing committee chaired by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngarm disclosed on Thursday. After ten rehearsals and one dress rehearsal, he said the organizing...
  • Princess Sirindhorn in hospital for treatment of intestinal infection

    Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn was admitted to Chulalongkorn Hospital today after she developed a fever and experienced some abdominal pain, the Bureau of the Royal Household said today in its statement. After examination, doctors found that she is suffering with an intestinal infection and they administered medication...
  • Despite frequent drawbacks, Chuan still has confidence in democracy

    Despite all the political ups and downs that have seen Thailand swing between democracy and military dictatorship, House Speaker Chuan Leekpai, whose political career spans over five decades, still has strong confidence in democratic values but urged politicians to make more efforts to regain public trust. In an exclusive interview...
  • 3.9 magnitude quake shakes Thailand’s Loei province

    A minor earthquake, estimated at 3.9 magnitude on the Richter scale, shook Muang district of the north-eastern province of Loei this afternoon (Wednesday). Many residents in Tambons Na Or, Kok Too, Na Suey and Chaipruek felt the vibrations at 12.36 pm, but there are no reports of property damage. The...
New protests planned as marches converge in Catalonia

New protests planned as marches converge in Catalonia

Thai MPs told not to discard garbage in the parliament chamber

Thai MPs told not to discard garbage in the parliament chamber

China’s growth slows to 6% in third quarter, weakest in 27 years

China’s growth slows to 6% in third quarter, weakest in 27 years

Johnson returns to London to drum up support for Brexit deal

Johnson returns to London to drum up support for Brexit deal

Thanathorn defends himself in Constitutional Court

Thanathorn defends himself in Constitutional Court

70 Future Forward MPs vote against executive decree

70 Future Forward MPs vote against executive decree

China’s growth slows to 6% in third quarter, weakest in 27 years

China’s growth slows to 6% in third quarter, weakest in 27 years

New protests planned as marches converge in Catalonia

New protests planned as marches converge in Catalonia

Johnson returns to London to drum up support for Brexit deal

Johnson returns to London to drum up support for Brexit deal

Thai MPs told not to discard garbage in the parliament chamber

Thai MPs told not to discard garbage in the parliament chamber

Thanathorn defends himself in Constitutional Court

Thanathorn defends himself in Constitutional Court

Asean Summit 2019

ARF discussed cooperation on security issues

Foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and their counterparts from world powers including the United States,...

Asean

Long-stay foreigners in Thailand to be required to have health insurance when applying for non-immigrant visas

Effective from October 31st, foreigners who apply for a non-immigrant visa will be required to have health insurance to ensure...

Politics

Thanathorn apologizes his remark about Thaksin

Future Forward party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit has offered an apology for invoking the name of former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra...

Food and Travel

Tai Yai Delicacies in Mae Hong Son

Tai Yai or Shan people are a predominant ethnic group in Mae Hong Son province north of Thailand. That makes...

Business

China’s growth slows to 6% in third quarter, weakest in 27 years

China's economy expanded at its slowest rate in nearly three decades during the third quarter as it was hit by...

Highlights of the week

Chadchart’s dilemma underscores big political shift

Will Future Forward “surpass” Pheu Thai? The question is becoming glaring with each passing day, underlined by the apparent reluctance...
Dilemma for would-be Bangkok governor candidate Chadchart Sittipunt: To run as an independent or under Pheu Thai flag?

Political Pulse

Thanathorn tells Constitution Court: I’m innocent

Friday, October 18, 2019: The Future Forward Party's leader has detailed events on March 8 this year that amplified suspicion...
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