Thai General Election 2023

Thailand Election Commission orders vote recount at 47 polling stations amidst complaints of irregularities

BANGKOK, THAILAND – The Thailand Election Commission (EC) has issued orders for a vote recount at 47 polling stations across…

Thailand’s Move Forward Party takes on biggest political taboo

BANGKOK, THAILAND — After shocking Thailand’s military-backed elite with a historic election breakthrough, the Move Forward Party now wants to…

Thai parties meet for coalition talks to form government

BANGKOK, THAILAND — Thai opposition groups met for coalition talks Wednesday after hammering government rivals at the ballot box, but…

Thai govt should ‘reflect people’s will’: poll observers

BANGKOK, THAILAND — Thailand should have a government that “reflects the will of the people”, regional poll observers said Wednesday,…

Coalition talks underway as Move Forward Party seeks to form government

BANGKOK, THAILAND — Pita Limjaroenrat, the leader of Thailand’s Move Forward Party (MFP), has confirmed discussions with Paetongtarn Shinawatra, the…

What next for Thailand after election rejects military rule?

BANGKOK, THAILAND — Thai voters have delivered an emphatic rejection of military-backed rule at the ballot box, voting in droves…

Thai opposition claims victory as voters reject army-backed parties

BANGKOK, THAILAND — Thailand’s progressive Move Forward Party (MFP) claimed victory in the country’s election Monday after a stunning result…

Thais vote overwhelmingly for democracy parties, reject military

BANGKOK, THAILAND — Thai voters have delivered a clear rejection of nearly a decade of military-aligned rule, election results showed…

Thais reject army-backed government, opposition to open coalition talks

BANGKOK, THAILAND — Thai voters have delivered a clear rejection of nearly a decade of military-backed government, election results showed…

Pita Limjaroenrat: leading Thailand’s political earthquake

BANGKOK, THAILAND — Few tipped him seriously as a likely prime minister, but Thai opposition leader Pita Limjaroenrat looks set…