Protests force PTT HQ to close | Bangkok Post: news

News > Politics

Protests force PTT HQ to close

- +

National oil and gas conglomerate PTT Plc on Tuesday announced that it has temporarily closed its head office in Bangkok due to ongoing anti-government protests, but has pledged to continue normal business operations. 

On Monday, the first day of the People's Democratic Reform Committee Bangkok Shutdown rally, a group of protesters gathered in front of the Energy Ministry building on Vibhavadi road, near to PTT headquarters. This prompted the company to decide to temporarily close the offices, PTT chief executive Pailin Chuchottaworn said in a press release. 

PTT will implement its business continuity management plan, to make sure that the company can continue to operate without affecting business partners and stakeholders. The plan will remain in place until the protest situation returns to normal, Mr Pailin said. 

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

3 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments