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Thai lawmakers elect junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha as PM

Jun 06, 2019 - 12:25 AM

Prayut Chan-O-Cha sweeps aside his sole challenger, the charismatic 40-year-old billionaire Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit who led the anti-military bloc, comfortably passing the 375-vote threshold to win a majority

PRIME MINISTER. This file photo shows Prayut Chan-O-Cha at the Asia-Europe Meeting in Brussels, Belgium in October 2018. File photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP

Duterte, Thailand's Prayut affirm defense, economic cooperation

Mar 21, 2017 - 10:00 PM

The joint committee on military cooperation is expected to address the two leaders concerns on transnational crimes including the spread of illegal drugs

AFFIRMING TIES. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha deliver their statements on March 21, 2017. PCOO photo

Rappler Newscast | December 9, 2013

Dec 09, 2013 - 9:38 PM

The government and the MILF sign the deal on power sharing The death toll from Typhoon Yolanda nears 6 000 Thailand’s prime minister calls a snap election