Anek Permvongseni, the new head of MCOT Public Company Limited, says that in the fractious Thai media landscape in which every outlet is accused of being owned by, siding with, or at very least leaning towards one side of the political divide or another, what people really want is ''happy'' news.
KEEP IT POSITIVE: New MCOT president Anek Permvongseni wants to modernise the state enterprise, while pushing cheerful news.
''The people don't have to always know the truth,'' he said. ''Divisions and conflicts do not have to be news.''
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