Prayut the politician

STARTING DATE: 19 Apr 2018

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TOTAL UPDATE: 241 STORIES

Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha declared he was a politician ahead of the upcoming election. How he intends to do it remains to be seen as small and mid-sized parties line up to become his allies.

Prayut the politician
LATEST
5 Mar 2020

PM's short words for his detractors

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has warned of legal action against people behind "false and twisted" information posted about him in social and mainstream media.

5 Mar 2020 60
PM's short words for his detractors
27 Feb 2020

PM defends wife

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has defended his wife, Naraporn, who the opposition accused of being linked to irregularities.

27 Feb 2020 32
PM defends wife
25 Feb 2020

Prayut's defence

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha defended a land sale by his father, insisting that it did not favour anyone.

25 Feb 2020 115
Prayut's defence
4 Feb 2020

False claims

A government whip has accused the opposition of making false claims regarding Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha in its no-confidence motion.

4 Feb 2020 38
False claims
18 Sep 2019

Cleared again

Prime Minister Prayut was not state official as NCPO chief, Constitutional Court rules; securing his position as prime minister.

18 Sep 2019 62
Cleared again
18 Sep 2019

I'll be cool

PM Prayut declared he is ready for Wednesday's parliamentary debate on his incomplete recital of the cabinet oath, saying the upcoming grilling will not rattle his nerves.

18 Sep 2019 47
I'll be cool
16 Sep 2019

'Stop asking for money'

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha urges officials to help people understand how government works -- and why it can't just hand out money.

16 Sep 2019 72
'Stop asking for money'
16 Sep 2019

'Ready for grilling'

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is ready for the opposition's grilling over his incomplete oath recital in a parliamentary general debate on Wednesday.

16 Sep 2019 60
'Ready for grilling'
5 Sep 2019

PM speaks out

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday defended his oath-taking in the cabinet swearing-in ceremony, saying he acted in compliance with the constitution.

5 Sep 2019 63
PM speaks out
3 Sep 2019

Oath debate

The cabinet is prepared for the general debate on its incomplete oath, to be held in mid-September, and Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will attend and give direct answers.

3 Sep 2019 5
Oath debate