Thailand Starts COVID-19 Vaccination

BANGKOK, Feb 28 (NNN-TNA) – Thailand today started its COVID-19 vaccination roll-out, with the first shot, using China’s Sinovac vaccine, going to Deputy Prime Minister and Public Health Minister, Anutin Charnvirakul. Thai Prime Minister, Prayut Chan-o-cha, presided over the event at the country’s infectious disease institute, where other officials, including deputy public health minister, agriculture […]

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Cabinet shake-up brings headache for PM Prayut, opportunity for Thamanat

A Feb 24 Criminal Court verdict has placed Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha in a situation he was dreading — the need for a Cabinet reshuffle he reportedly tried to delay as long as possible to avoid shock waves in his fragile coalition. However, with three of his Cabinet members now sentenced to jail, the PM […]

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Protesters disperse after clashing with police, rubber bullets, tear-gas fired

Anti-government protesters have dispersed after clashing with anti-riot police who fired tear-gas and rubber bullets to stop them from approaching an army unit on Vibhavadi Rangsit Road which houses the residence of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha. There were no immediate official reports of injuries but journalists at the scene reported seeing some protesters and policemen […]

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Public Access to Anti-Corruption Information Project

The Office of Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) and other relevant agencies have met to discuss the launching of a new anti-corruption campaign, known as “Public Access to Anti-Corruption Information Project.”   The meeting took place on 25 February 2021 at the Anti-Corruption Organization of Thailand (ACT) and was chaired by ACT Secretary General Dr. […]

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