Sompong opens the special session of parliament with a call for PM to step down.
Leaders of Thailand’s pro-democracy movement vowed to return to the streets.
However, demonstrators on Wednesday night again demanded that Gen Prayut resign from office within three days.
Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday insisted Facebook must abide by Thai law.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has told authorities to seize the body of a witness in the “Boss” hit-and-run case who died in an accident last week and to perform a new autopsy.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday formed a fact-finding committee into prosecutors’ decision not to indict Red Bull scion Vorayuth Yoodvidhya over his fatal hit-and-run accident in 2012.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered an inquiry into the prosecution’s decision to drop a reckless driving charge against Red Bull scion Vorayuth Yoovidhya (nicknamed Boss) following public outrage over the news, according to government spokeswoman Narumon Pinyosinwat.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered Thai authorities to review privileges given to foreign diplomats and family members, and military delegations after an Egyptian soldier and the daughter of a Sudanese attache who tested positive were exempted from quarantine.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has signalled the end of conflict within the ruling Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP).
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has urged people and business operators to be patient for a little longer.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has sent letters to the country’s multi-billionaires, asking them to help people affected by the coronavirus disease pandemic through assistance projects. He will not accept cash donations.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will decide later this month whether to ease any of the economic restrictions in light of the decline in new coronavirus cases, according to the Centre for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA).
Prayut Chan-o-cha orders a review of security measures at the military’s armouries.
The opposition submitted a censure debate motion on Friday to Parliament president Chuan Leekpai, in which Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and five other ministers will be targeted.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said aircraft were on standby to evacuate Thais from virus-hit Wuhan but China has not given permission, saying it can control the situation.
The government is considering whether to impose a ban on personal car use in affected areas to cope with high levels of hazardous ultra-fine PM2.5 dust particles in the air, if levels exceed 100 microgrammes per cubic metre (µg/m³), twice the safety level.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has voiced concern that rival political rallies by his supporters and opponents will lead to fresh conflicts, and said he has instructed security authorities to find ways to prevent such activities in the future.
Around 10,000 Thais join a “run against dictatorship”.
Organisers of “Wing Lai Lung” (Run to Oust the Uncle) on Tuesday turned up at Government House to invite Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and his cabinet to join the event on Sunday.
Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon on Monday reaffirmed that a campaign-run calling for the ouster of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha from office will be allowed to go ahead.
The government on Tuesday shrugged off efforts by the Student Union of Thailand (SUT) to drum up public support for the ouster of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha.
The First Mekong-Korea Summit is held co-chaired by Moon Jae-in, Prayut Chan-o-cha.
Sam Rainsy is barred from entering Thailand after he sent a letter to Thai PM Prayut Chan-o-cha revealing his plans.
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, who is also chair of the 35th Association of the Southeast Asian (Asean) Summit, has praised China’s contributions to regional prosperity.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Monday held an urgent video-conference with 16 provincial governors and related ministries after PM2.5 air pollution exceeded the so-called safe level in Bangkok and surrounding provinces.
Prayut Chan-o-cha challenges the opposition to go ahead with its plan.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday rose to answer the opposition’s questions in the parliamentary debate, but stopped short of clarifying the oath gaffe – the debate’s focus – in his 25-minute stint.
A report on a “network of elements sabotaging the nation” carried by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha into the parliamentary debate on Wednesday has caused a stir and raised questions.
Thailand’s House of Representatives is likely to witness commotion and the release of a considerable volume of hot air on 18 September.
Constitutional Court rejects a petition on the incomplete oath of office recited by PM.