Deputy Labour Minister Commences “Phayathai Relationship” Event

On November 28, 2020, Deputy Labour Minister Prof. Narumon Pinyosinwat presided over the opening ceremony of the “Phayathai Relationship” event at Darul Aman Mosque. Mr. Imamanit Thongsaeng, Advisor to the Halal Affairs Central Islamic Committee of Thailand and the Chairman of the Islamic Mosquegave, gave a welcoming. Chairman of the Cultural Council M.P. Pada Worakanont, Director of […]

WHO Director-General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 30 November 2020

Last week saw the first decline in newly-reported cases globally since September. This is no time for complacency, especially with the holiday season approaching in many cultures and countries. The COVID-19 pandemic will change the way we celebrate, but it doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate. The changes you make will depend on where you live. […]

Celebration of National Father’s Day 2020

The Ministry of Interior has invited people of the whole nation to join various activities to celebrate National Father’s Day in remembrance of the benevolence His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great (Rama IX) and to show gratitude to the institution of the monarchy.   National Father’s Day falls on 5 December, which was the birthday […]

No end in sight as both sides refuse to shift their stance

Thai politics has arrived at a dead end as neither side shows any sign of stepping away from the tug-of-war they have been playing for nearly five months. Analysts say the dispute between the powers-that-be and the anti-establishment movement will be prolonged, with no reconciliation in sight. Some don’t rule out the possibility of a […]

Protesters claim symbolic win for “taking back” the 11th Infantry Regiment from the Monarchy

  Anti-establishment protest leader Parit “Penguin” Chiwarak claimed a symbolic victory for the people, saying they had taken back the 11th Infantry Regiment of the Royal Guards from the Monarchy and renamed it the 11th Infantry Regiment “of the People’s Guards”. He later read a statement, in front of the protesters, police and soldiers, saying […]