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Thaksin ‘will refuse’ royal pardon

Former Thai prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra on Sunday issued a statement insisting that he will not accept any benefit from the proposed royal pardon decree for bringing about national reconciliation, reports said. The hand-written statement was issued in Dubai and distributed to reporters this morning by Noppadon Pattama, a legal advisor to Thaksin. Read more: […]Read More

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Thaksin cancels trip to Cambodia: legal adviser

Former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra will not travel to Cambodia as speculated although his trip to Japan is confirmed, his legal adviser Noppadon Pattama said on Thursday. “Thaksin is scheduled to visit Japan from Monday to Friday,” he said. Noppadon said the Democrat Party should verify the facts related to Thaksin’s visa before initiating an […]Read More

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Abhisit reelected as leader of Democrat Party

BANGKOK, Aug 6 — Outgoing Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva was reelected as leader of the Democrat Party, the main opposition party, at a special session of the party’s General Assembly on Saturday morning. At the party’s General Assembly held at the Miracle Grand Hotel to elect a new party leader and 18 members of the […]Read More

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Thaksin as trade envoy rumour denied

The rumour about ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra tipped for the position of Thailand trade envoy was groundless, legal adviser Noppadon Pattama said on Wednesday. “Rumour mongers wanted to cause confusion and divisiveness,” he said, insisting Pheu Thai Party had not planned for a Thaksin appointment. Read more: The NationRead More

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Thai PM slams Thaksin for accusing Thailand of invading Cambodia

BANGKOK, 31 May 2011 (NNT) – Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has lambasted ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra for his remark that Thailand initiated the border dispute by intruding on Cambodian soil while insisting that Thailand has been a helpful neighbor. Mr Thaksin recently gave an interview to foreign media and claimed that Thailand was the one who […]Read More

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Puea Thai ‘respects’ Chavalit’s exit

Former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra has full respect for Gen Chavalit Yongchaiyudh’s decision to resign his membership of the Puea Thai Party, Thaksin’s legal adviser Noppadon Pattama said on Tuesday. Thaksin and Gen Chavalit would likely have a discussion soon, Mr Noppadon said. Read more: Bangkok PostRead More

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Japan quake to impact on investment in Thailand: FTI

BANGKOK, 14 March 2011 (NNT) – The Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) has expected that the expansion of Japanese projects in Thailand would slow down by about two to three months after the quake and tsunami attack. FTI Board of Directors Chief Advisor Santi Vilassakdanont stated that the deadly disaster has negatively affected the Japanese […]Read More

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U.S. postpones date for Thaksin’s visit

BANGKOK, 12 December 2010 (NNT) – The US Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE) has rescheduled the date for ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra’s visit, citing reshuffling of its members. Mr Thaksin’s Legal Advisor Noppadol Pattama announced the postponement of the CSCE for the former premier to address a forum titled “Thailand: Democracy, […]Read More