Accountability: Thailand’s Rice Mortgage Scheme

The Cabinet has decided to form a committee to inspect rice stock in warehouses participating in the rice mortgage scheme after receiving different numbers on the quantity of rice left in the warehouses. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said after the Cabinet meeting on Tuesday that the Cabinet had acknowledged that the rice mortgage scheme had […]

Yingluck Attends Annual Thailand-Malaysia Consultation

Yingluck Shinawatra led the Thai Cabinet to attend the Thailand-Malaysia Annual Consultation at Putrajaya, the federal administrative center of Malaysia. The Prime Minister was accompanied by her delegation, that consisted of the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul, Defense Minister Air Chief Marshal Sukumpol Suwanatat, Transport Minister Chadchart Sittipunt, Commerce Minister Boonsong Teriyapirom, […]