Thailand English-language News for March 26 (video)

In Thailand English-language News for Mach 26, 2018, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: 00:45 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has backed the National Legislative Assembly’s (NLAs) decision to seek a Constitutional Court (CC) ruling on the draft Organic Election of Senators Act, saying that what the court says will settle any differences of opinion. 01:49 […]

Thailand’s Draft Constitution Faces Uphill Battle

Thailand’s Draft Constitution Faces Uphill Battle

After some months of uncertainty, a representative from Thailand’s Democrat Party last week declared in a televised seminar that the party would not support the proposed draft constitution in the August 7 referendum. This follows an earlier declaration from the pro-Thaksin Puea Thai Party (PTP) that it also opposed the draft. The announcement represents a […]