Category: Politics

M.R. Sukhumbhand Paribatra of the opposition Democrat Party was re-elected Bangkok Governor for another four-year term in office, following the Bangkok gubernatorial election on Sunday, 3 March 2013. According to unofficial results, M.R. Sukhumbhand received 1,256,349 votes, an increase from 934,602 votes he won in the previous election. Coming second was Police General Pongsapat Pongcharoen…

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is scheduled to make an official visit to the Kingdom of Sweden, the Kingdom of Belgium, and the European Union Headquarters from 4 to 7 March 2013. The Prime Minister will be accompanied by Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Kittiratt Na-Ranong, Commerce…