Hong Kong: Korn Chatikavanji Waiting for An Appointment?

Recently Democrat politician, Korn Chatikavanji, went to Hong Kong with his wife. Apparently for tea. He was sighted at a hotel in which former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra was staying. There was a denial of a meeting between Korn, his wife and Thaksin but it is strange that the Abhisit’s right hand man was […]

No Case of Corruption says Thai National Anti-Graft Body

Thailand’s national anti-graft body said it had found no irregularities in an asset disclosure by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, effectively removing any question that she might have to step down. “The National Anti-Corruption Commission has found no discrepancies in its initial investigations into these allegations but we will keep evidence as background for any future […]

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 […]

Yingluck Visits Thai Immigration and Customs Bureau

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra met with senior officers of the Immigration and Customs Bureau of Thailand to discuss the progress of their strategies. Yingluck took this opportunity to meet with dedicated members of the bureau and emphasized on a more productive partnership between inter-governmental agencies.  

Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra in New Zealand

The official visit to New Zealand of PM Yingluck is aimed to strengthen bilateral relations on the occasion of the 57th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Thailand and New Zealand (since 1956), and to boost confidence on Thailand’s political security and economic dynamism, as well as to expand cooperation in such significant fields to Thai […]

Courtesy Call: UN Special Rep Meets PM Yingluck Shinawatra

Romano Prodi paid a courtesy call to Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. Mr. Prodi, who served as Italy’s Prime Minister from 1996-98 and then again from 2006-08. Secretary-General to the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon appointed Romano Prodi as his new Special Envoy for the Sahel region in West Africa in 2012.    

Thai PM Yingluck and the Police Force

The Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, is the Chairman of the Police National Policy Committee. She makes an inspection of the police force and chairs the meeting with senior members of the security force in Bangkok.

Crown Prince Philippe Meets Thai PM Yingluck

His Royal Highness Prince Philippe, Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Belgium, together with Her Royal Highness Princess Mathilde of Belgium arrived in Bangkok as Distinguished Guests of Their Majesties the King and Queen of Thailand. Their Royal Highnesses were accompanied by Mr. Didier Reynders, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belgium […]

Transformation of Bilateral Relations: Thailand and Equatorial Guinea

President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea visits Thailand. He was welcomed by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra at the Government House, the center of administration.

Yingluck Leadership in Question?

The minority political opponents of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has tried to cast doubts about her capacity as premier and her ability to manage her Government. The 45 year old Prime Minister has achieved many of her 16-pointer campaign promises during the national election of 2011. So it is expected that the Democrat Party and foreign […]

Thailand’s Bid for World Expo 2020

An inquiry mission of the World Expo Bureau met with Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra at the Government House, the main administration building. Thailand is competing against four other candidate cities bidding to host the 2020 World Expo, including Brazil, Russia, Turkey and United Arab Emirates. The World Expo is regarded as the third most significant […]

Camaraderie: Bangladesh and Thailand

Yingluck Shinawatra’s visit to Bangladesh proved to be beneficial for both countries particularly in enhancing the relationship with Thailand’s western neighbor. She has been on a whirlwind tour of many nations with the aim to solidify Thailand’s interest in a mutually beneficial commerce and exchanging of expertise in areas of agriculture. Have a peek at […]

Thaksin Honoured with ABLF Statesman Award

The glittering Asian Business Leadership Forum Awards ceremony took place on November 27, 2012 under the royal patronage of Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE Minister of Higher Education & Scientific Research. The ABLF Statesman Award was presented to 17 outstanding achievers of government and public service whose innovative approach to the crucial development of […]