2009 Likely To Be Tumultuous
- Headed Towards Recession. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Feb2009, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p3
The article offers information on the threat of a technical recession for the economy in Thailand. Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva emphasized in his speech about the terrible state of the economy that calls for regenerating investor confidence. Unemployment rates are increasing while a...
- THAI PEOPLE DEMAND DEMOCRACY. Pemberton, Ash; Iltis, Tony // Green Left Weekly;5/26/2010, Issue 838, p24
The article reports on the surrender of the Red Shirts movement after the 74-day-long mobilisation for democracy in Bangkok, Thailand in 2010. The Thai army used tanks and bulldozers to destroy the four-metre high bamboo barricades of the Red Shirts. The Red Shirts have been calling the...
- THE 6TH LEADERSHIP FORUM. // ASEANAffairs;2009, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p51
Information about the 6th ASEAN leadership Forum which was held last June 19, 2009 at the Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit in Bangkok, Thailand, is presented. It notes that the event focuses on the joint effort of the government and private sector to work together to rebuild the economy in Southeast...
- What PM Abhisit really offered. Ungpakorn, Giles Ji // Green Left Weekly;5/12/2010, Issue 836, p18
The article investigates on the offer addressed by Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva to the "Red Shirt" organization in Thailand.
- Red Shirts not packing up. // Green Left Weekly;5/12/2010, Issue 836, p18
The article reports on the determination of the "Red Shirt" organization to see the reconciliation plan of Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva in Thailand.
- Military launches crackdown. // Green Left Weekly;5/19/2010, Issue 837, p19
The article reports on the protest in Bangkok by the group called Red Shirts, with their demand for the resignation of unelected Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and new elections.
- Leader Biography. // Thailand Country Review;2010, p54
A biography of Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva, the elected 27th Prime Minister of Thailand during a special House voting session in 2010, is presented.
- Principal Government Officials. // Thailand Country Review;2012, p80
The article lists the principal government officials of Thailand as of 2012 including King Phumiphon Adunyadet, Democrat Party of Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva, and ousted Prime Minister Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra.
- Thailand has a Prime Minister but no Leader. Woo, Richard // ASEANAffairs;2009, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p10
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article about Thailand's Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva.