Panthongtae Shinawatra acquitted of money laundering charge

The flag of Thailand flown at the Thai Supreme Court building in Bangkok
The flag of Thailand flown at the Thai Supreme Court building in Bangkok. Photo: Xiengyod.

The Criminal Court for Corruption Cases today acquitted the son of fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, Panthongtae, of charges of money laundering involving a [Read More…]

Thaksin’s son Panthongtae formally joins Pheu Thai party

Former Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra showing Thai rice bags
Former Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra showing Thai rice bags. Photo: Thaksin Shinawatra / Facebook.

After having sat on the sidelines for years, fugitive former prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra’s only son, Panthongtae “Oak”, has decided to formally join Pheu Thai [Read More…]