Ratchanok brought happiness for Thais

World badminton champion Ratchanok Intanon has fulfilled another dream, this time at the Government House in Bangkok. Ratchanok is interested in politics and is studying political science at Bangkok Thonburi University. Prime Minister and Defense Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra praised the new world champion for making history for badminton in the country and encouraged her to […]

Thai PM Yingluck visits Mahasarakham University

Yingluck Shinawatra visited the Mahasarakham University which is a Public University situated in Maha Sarakham Province in the Northeast region of Thailand. Maha Sarakham, which literally means “City of Great Education”, an apt name since it hosts seven well-known and respected institutions of higher learning that include Mahasarakham University.    

Thailand: International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has expressed the Government’s determination to suppress narcotics in the year 2013 by adhering to legal principles, respect of human life and making strict use of the law. June 26 is the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1987, this day […]

New Zealand Cultural Exchange Students

Thai Ambassador in Wellington Noppadon Theppitak has led a team of exchanged New Zealand students to meet with Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra at the government house, welcoming the foreign guests into the land of smile. The students are members of the volunteers in the program to promote the use of English among Thais, and students […]

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, […]