Pita confident he will be cleared by court in media share ownership case

Pita Limjaroenrat and Move Forward Party Mps, wearing T-shirts bearing the message: “We are MPs Elected by the People.”
Pita Limjaroenrat and Move Forward Party Mps, wearing T-shirts bearing the message: “We are MPs Elected by the People.” Photo: พรรคก้าวไกล - Move Forward Party / Facebook.

Former Move Forward party leader Pita Limjaroenrat said today that he is ready to attend the hearing at the Constitutional Court next Wednesday, to defend [Read More…]

Shares of YG K-pop agency plunge after Lisa Blackpink reportedly rejects contract renewal offer

LISA (BLACKPINK) - LALISA.
LISA (BLACKPINK) - LALISA. Photo:LihiPorat / flickr.

Shares of K-pop agency YG Entertainment tumbled almost 9% on Friday after South Korean media reported that Blackpink member Lisa has rejected a contract renewal [Read More…]

EC’s Inquiry Committee Proposes to Dismiss Shareholding Case against Pita

Leader of Move Forward Party Pita Limjaroenrat on a public speech.
Leader of Move Forward Party Pita Limjaroenrat on a public speech. Photo: พรรคก้าวไกล - Move Forward Party / Facebook.

BANGKOK, Aug 15 (TNA) – The Election Commission’s inquiry committee has proposed to dismiss the petition against Move Forward Party leader Pita Limjaroenrat on the [Read More…]

Thai Election Commission sends Pita shareholding case to Charter Court

Leader of the Move Forward Party Pita Limjaroenrat.
Leader of the Move Forward Party Pita Limjaroenrat. Photo: Sirakorn Lamyai.

Thailand’s Election Commission (EC) decided this morning (Wednesday) to send Move Forward party leader Pita Limjaroenrat’s iTV shareholding case to the Constitutional Court for consideration. [Read More…]

Pita Limjaroenrat Continues to be Hindered by Media Shareholding Controversy

Thai PM Pita Limjaroenrat at Nation Studio.
Thai PM Pita Limjaroenrat at Nation Studio. Photo: Rameshe999.

Pita Limjaroenrat, the leader and prime ministerial candidate of the Move Forward Party, is currently under investigation regarding his alleged shareholding in iTV Plc. If [Read More…]

Move Forward suspects foul play in controversy over iTV’s legal status

Leader of Move Forward Party Pita Limjaroenrat attending the ACT meeting.
Leader of Move Forward Party Pita Limjaroenrat attending a meeting organized by the Anti-Corruption Organization of Thailand (ACT). Photo: พรรคก้าวไกล - Move Forward Party / Facebook.

The Move Forward party is demanding that the chairman of iTV and president and executive director of its holding company Intouch Holdings, Kim Siritaweechai, explain [Read More…]

EC dismisses media shareholding complaints against Pita Limjaroenrat

Move Forward Party leader Pita Limjaroenrat.
Move Forward Party leader Pita Limjaroenrat. Photo: Tvcccp.

Thailand’s Election Commission (EC) has resolved unanimously to dismiss three complaints filed against Move Forward party leader Pita Limjaroenrat, accusing him of holding 42,000 shares [Read More…]

The share saga that threatens to end Thai hopes for a liberal prime minister

Leader of the Move Forward Party Pita Limjaroenrat.
Leader of the Move Forward Party Pita Limjaroenrat. Photo: Sirakorn Lamyai.

A potential knockout blow looms for Move Forward leader Pita Limjaroenrat as he bids to take over the PM’s post after his party’s stunning election [Read More…]