Early Elections In 2011?
- Thailand: Clash Of Colours Imminent. // Emerging Markets Monitor;4/26/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p9
This article provides an outlook for political conditions in Thailand in 2010. Business Monitor International Ltd. (BMI) expects political conflicts to continue in the country. BMI attributes the scenario to a dispute between the Red Shirts, Yellow Shirts, the military and Prime Minister Abhisit...
- Reconciliation Still Some Time Away. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jun2009, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p2
The article presents a 2009 political outlook for Thailand by the Business Monitor International Inc. (BMI). The violent protests initiated by the United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship (UDD) and the cancellation of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit signal that...
- Thailand: Coalition Rule Could Prove Shaky. // Emerging Markets Monitor;12/31/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 36, p12
The article reports on the political conditions in Thailand. It is stated that the country's general elections held on December 23, 2007 emerged with no outright winner, which means that the two main political parties will jockey for power over the next 30 days before a prime minister must be...
- Postcard Fromï¿½Thailand. Vltchek, Andre // Foreign Policy in Focus;5/21/2010, p4
The article focuses on protests organized by the Red Shirts political pressure group in Thailand on May 19, 2010. It notes that the protesters demand social justice, an end to the rule of Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and new elections. According to the author, Vejjajiva is frequently accused...
- Land of the Lost. Marshall, Andrew // Time International (Asia Edition);7/4/2011, Vol. 178 Issue 1, p55
The article provides information on the government of Thailand as of July 2011. Candidates in the July 3 parliamentary election include Yingluck Shinawatra, a sister of Thaksin Shinawatra and her main rivals are Abhisit Vejjajiva and Sonthi Boonyaratglin. Despite the political troubles, the...
- 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.