NEWSMAKERS of 2012
Popular news host Sorayuth Suthassanachinda this year found himself in the headlines when the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) concluded that he embezzled 138 million baht in revenue sharing funds from state-owned Mcot Plc and paid off Mcot staff to help conceal the records of the actual income.
After years of covering stories about other people, host Sorayuth Suthassanachindabecame news himself whenthe National Anti-Corruption Commission found that he embezzled138millionbaht in revenue sharing funds fromstate-ownedMcotPlc.
The scandal took place when Sorayuth, who runs a company called Rai Som, was hired to produce news programmes for Mcot's Modernine TV channel several years ago.
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