09 Dec 2013 : The Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order (Capo) has said anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban’s persistent calls to return power to the people are unconstitutional now Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has dissolved the House of Representatives, endorsed by His Majesty the King.
09 Dec 2013 : Baht, bonds and stocks rose as Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra dissolved the House of Representatives after lawmakers from the Democrat Party quit en masse to join protests aimed at ousting her.
09 Dec 2013 : Thai Beverage Plc's credit rating was cut to junk by Standard & Poors, which cited concern about the debt and cash flow of the group controlled by billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi after the purchase of Fraser & Neave Ltd.
09 Dec 2013 : His Majesty the King on Monday evening endorsed a royal decree authorising the dissolution of parliament.
09 Dec 2013 : The 2-trillion-baht infrastructure development bill will not automatically be dropped due to the dissolution of parliament, Transport Minister Chatchart Suittipunt said on Monday.
09 Dec 2013 : Police on Monday accused anti-government protesters of breaking into the Technology Crime Suppression Division (TCSD) at Chaeng Wattana government complex and stealing hard drives and other assets.
09 Dec 2013 : A group of around 20 students from the prestigious Dhepsirin School in Bangkok joined anti-government protesters in their "final battle" on Monday.
09 Dec 2013 : Senior members of the Pheu Thai Party have agreed to make Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra candidate No 1 on the party list for the next general election, party spokesman Prompong Nopparit said.
09 Dec 2013 : The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went up 5.85 points, or 0.43%, to close at 1,367.42 points at the end of trading session this afternoon. The trade value was 25.78 billion baht, with 4.81 billion shares traded.
09 Dec 2013 : Tens of thousands of anti-government demonstrators rallied in several provinces on Monday in support of the protest in the capital, where huge numbers of protesters converged on Government House to uproot the "Thaksin regime".