New Cabinet: Reshuffling The Deckchairs?

November 2008
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Nov2008, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p3
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The article presents an outlook on the political condition of Thailand for 2008-2009. The reshuffling of cabinet members under Prime Minister Somchai Wongsawat is expected to end the political tension in the country. However, the promotion of Suchart Thadathamrongve as finance minister and other cabinet members are likely to complicate dialogue with protestors and is forecast to bring the government down.


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