US-ASEAN Business Council visits Thai PM Yingluck

Thailand Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra received distinguished guests from the US – ASEAN Business Council and the United States Ambassador to the Kingdom of Thailand, Her Excellency, Kristie Kenney. The US-ASEAN Business Council is the premiere advocacy organization for U.S. corporations operating within the dynamic Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). ASEAN represents nearly 600 […]

Energy: Maintenance of Myanmar’s Yanada

Maintenance of Myanmar’s Yanada platform which supplies natural gas for power production to Thailand will be finished earlier than scheduled, according to a deputy governor of the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT). Thana Putarungsi said as of Monday, the repairs were 46 per cent complete while it was originally set at 44 per cent. […]

Thailand and Laos: 2nd Joint Cabinet Retreat

Thailand and Laos have expressed readiness to take part in the 2nd Joint Cabinet Retreat in mid-May. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, on Tuesday, welcomed Mrs. Pany Yathotou, President of Laos’ National Assembly, who was on an official visit to the country as the guest of the Thai Parliament. PM Yingluck has noted the growing and […]

Yingluck Fostering Equality via OSCC

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has inaugurated the hotline 1300 of the OSCC or One-Stop Crisis Center, for assisting vulnerable members of the public. Around 20,000 OSCC centers are due to be opened nationwide to provide comprehensive “one-stop” assistance to children, women, the elderly and people living with disabilities. The aim of the centers is to […]

Thai Fabric Caravan Campain

Thailand’s Prime Minister has called on all state agencies to actively adopt and further promote the government’s energy saving campaign. Culture Minister Sontaya Kunplome revealed on Tuesday that Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and Cabinet ministers attended the weekly meeting in attires made of Thai fabric, which the Culture Ministry has arranged for, as part of […]