August 24, 2017Thailand
On Friday, former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra will hear the verdict in her trial over allegedly neglecting management of a massive rice subsidy plan. She oversaw the rice subsidy during h…
November 6, 2013Thailand
Today Thailand time, after not only the opposition Democrats but also many members of her own coalition expressed fury at Thailand’s proposed amnesty bill, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s govern…
April 11, 2018Southeast Asia
It may be hard to believe now, as blustery generals run Thailand, the army busts up gatherings of political opponents, and junta rule—in one form or another—seems like it might never end, but the cou…
March 23, 2018Southeast Asia
Much remains unknown about the young leader of one of Thailand’s newest political parties ahead of the promised 2019 elections.
March 16, 2018Thailand
With elections in Thailand seemingly slated for early 2019, could an Emmanuel Macron–like figure emerge in the kingdom?