In election shocker, sister of Thai king named PM candidate by Thaksin-linked party
[BANGKOK] Thailand's Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya was named the prime ministerial candidate for a party linked to former premier Thaksin Shinawatra in one of the country's biggest political upheavals. Read more at The Business Times.
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Thai princess named as prime minister candidate for Thaksin-linked partyBANGKOK - The elder sister of Thailand's king has been nominated to be its future prime minister, in a surprise development on Friday (Feb 8) as registration of candidates for the March 24 election drew to a close.. Read more at straitstimes.com. Wow amazing figure , for 67 , if I could vote it would be for her
Thai king's elder sister to contest March 24 election as PM candidateThe sister of Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has been declared as a leading prime ministerial candidate for a party loyal to ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra in March 24 elections, registration papers showed on Friday. Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Varnavadi, 67, broke the
Thai king's elder sister to contest March 24 election as PM candidate
Sister of Thai king Princess Ubolratana to run for PM in March electionBANGKOK: The elder sister of Thai King Vajiralongkorn, Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya, is running for prime minister in Thailand's upcoming ... The dictatorial government may have made a civil war and did not accept it soon. WATCH: The elder sister of Thailand's king is running for prime minister. SaksithCNA explains why this is an unprecedented move
Thaksin-linked political party is talk of Thailand on premier rumourBANGKOK (BLOOMBERG) - A party linked to Thailand's exiled former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra is rapidly becoming the talk of the country amid rumours it will announce a shock prime ministerial candidate for March's election.. Read more at straitstimes.com. Thaksin enjoying good food and wine in Emirates Hills, Dubai. A lovely area 👍🏼
Thai election candidates begin registration for March 24 pollsBANGKOK - Politicians contesting Thailand's March 24 legislative elections began registering their candidacy on Monday (Feb 4) in an exercise that will run through Friday.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
First Thai election since coup draws record number of candidatesBANGKOK (BLOOMBERG) - Political parties are registering a record number of candidates ahead of the first general election in Thailand since a coup in 2014.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Facebook blocks foreign ads before Thai election amid fears junta will benefitHONG KONG — Facebook will block foreign electoral ads in Thailand in the run-up to the country’s Mar 24 election, a move some observers claimed will benefit the country’s ruling military junta
Thai junta chief touts economy, coy on candidacy as elections loomBANGKOK (REUTERS) - The leader of Thailand's military government on Friday (Feb 1) credited the junta with restoring a strong economic footing and called for 'continuity', but he stopped short of saying whether he will be a candidate in long-delayed elections set for March 24.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
From coup-maker to candidate? Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-o-cha mulls election runBANGKOK (REUTERS) - Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-o-cha is known for losing his temper in public, but recently he has displayed a softer side amid speculation he may run for office in the first elections since the army seized power in 2014.. Read more at straitstimes.com.