Supachai Panitchpakdi
Supachai Panitchpakdi (Thai: ศุภชัย พานิชภักดิ์, rtgs: Supphachai Phanitchaphak; born May 30, 1946 in Bangkok, Thailand) was Secretary-General of the UN Conference on Trade and Development (U...
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Panthongtae Shinawatra
Panthongtae Shinawatra (born December 2, 1979) (Thai: พานทองแท้ ชินวัตร; rtgs: Phanthongthae Chinnawat), nickname Oak, is the only son of former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra. He bec...
Premiership of Thaksin Shinawatra
Thaksin Shinawatra was the 23rd prime minister of Thailand.As prime minister, Thaksin Shinawatra initiated many policies affecting the economy, public health, education, energy, drugs and internationa...
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Finland Plot
In Thailand politics, the Finland Plot, Finland Plan, Finland Strategy or Finland Declaration (Thai: แผนฟินแลนด์, ยุทธศาสตร์ฟินแลนด์, ปฏิญญาฟินแลนด์) are names of a controversial theory espoused by So...
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Thaksinomics
Thaksinomics (a portmanteau of "Thaksin" and "economics") is a term used to refer to the economic set of policies of Thaksin Shinawatra, Prime Minister of Thailand from 2001-2006. There has been consi...
Thailand legislative election, April 2006
General elections were held in Thailand on April 2006. Elections for the lower house of the Thai National Assembly, the House of Representatives, were held on 2 April 2006 and elections for the upper ...
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Thaksin Shinawatra's entry into politics

Thaksin Shinawatra entered politics in late 1994 under the invitation of Chamlong Srimuang, who had just reclaimed the position of Palang Dharma Party (PDP) leader from Boonchu Rojanastien. In a...
Thaksinocracy
Thaksinocracy (Thai: ระบอบทักษิณ; rtgs: rabop Thaksin) is a political derogatory term created by anti-Thaksin activist, Dr Teerayut Bunmee of the Faculty of Sociology and Anthropology, Thamma...
Thaksin Shinawatra
Thaksin Shinawatra (Thai: ทักษิณ ชินวัตร; RTGS: Thaksin Chinnawat;  [tʰák.sǐn tɕʰīn.ná.wát]; born 26 July 1949) is a Thai business tycoon turned politician. From 2001 to 2006 he was the Prime...
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Chaiyasit Shinawatra
Chaiyasit Shinawatra (Thai: ชัยสิทธิ์ ชินวัตร; rtgs: Chaiyasit Chinnawat; born 25 June 1945) is a former commander-in-chief of the Royal Thai Army.General Chaiyasit was transferred from the A...
Advanced Info Service
Advanced Info Service Public Company Limited is Thailand's largest GSM mobile phone operator with 35 million customers as of March 2013. Founded in April 1986, AIS started off as a computer rental bus...
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Seng Saekhu
Seng Saekhu (born circa: 1840s, Thai: เส็ง แซ่คู) or Khu Chun Seng (Chinese: 丘春盛; pinyin: Qiū Chūnshèng) was a tax farmer and the patriach of the Shinawatra clan.
Seng was born in Feng...
Yingluck Shinawatra
Yingluck Shinawatra (Thai: ยิ่งลักษณ์ ชินวัตร, rtgs: Yinglak Chinnawat,  [jîŋ.lák tɕʰīn.ná.wát]; born 21 June 1967), nicknamed Pu (Thai: ปู,  [pūː]), is a Thai businesswoman and...
Yingluck Shinawatra - Wikipedia
Choti Lamsam
Choti Lamsam was a Thai Chinese (Hakka ancestry in Meixian, Guangdong) who founded the Kasikornbank or otherwise known as the Thai Farmers Bank in 1945 with registered capital of Baht 5 Million. The b...
Sudarat Keyuraphan
Sudarat Keyuraphan (born May 1, 1961, Thai: สุดารัตน์ เกยุราพันธ์) is a Thai politician and the deputy leader of the Thai Rak Thai party. She served as the Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives of ...
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April 2009 Thai political unrest
A series of political demonstrations and following unrest occurred in Thailand from 26 March to 14 April 2009 in Bangkok and Pattaya against the government of Abhisit Vejjajiva and the military crackd...
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Policies of the Shinawatra administration
Thaksin Shinawatra was the 23rd prime minister of Thailand.As prime minister, Thaksin Shinawatra initiated many policies affecting the economy, public health, education, energy, drugs and internationa...
Policies of the Shinawatra administration - Wikipedia
South Thailand insurgency
The South Thailand Insurgency (Thai: ความไม่สงบในชายแดนภาคใต้ของประเทศไทย) is an intractable conflict taking place mainly in Southern Thailand. It originated in the 1960s as an ethnic separatist i...
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Policies of the Thaksin government
Thaksin Shinawatra was the 23rd prime minister of Thailand.As prime minister, Thaksin Shinawatra initiated many policies affecting the economy, public health, education, energy, drugs and internationa...
Policies of the Thaksin government - Wikipedia
Energy Industry Liberalization and Privatization (Thailand)
Energy in Thailand refers to energy and electricity production, consumption, import and export in Thailand. According to the Ministry of Energy, the country's primary energy consumption was 75.2 Mtoe ...
United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship
The United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship (UDD) (Thai: แนวร่วมประชาธิปไตยต่อต้านเผด็จการแห่งชาติ; นปช., alternatively translated as National Democratic Alliance against Dictatorship), wh...
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Potjaman Shinawatra
Khunying Potjaman Na Pombejra (Thai: พจมาน ณ ป้อมเพชร; rtgs: Photchaman Na Pomphet), formerly Potjaman Shinawatra (Thai: พจมาน ชินวัตร; rtgs: Photchaman Chinnawat), née Soypetpotjam...
2006 Bangkok bombings
The 2006 Bangkok bombings occurred on 31 December 2006 and 1 January 2007, during New Year's Eve festivities in Bangkok, Thailand. Four explosions went off almost simultaneously in different parts of ...
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2006 Thailand coup d'état
The 2006 Thai coup d'état took place on Tuesday 19 September 2006, when the Royal Thai Army staged a coup d'état against the elected caretaker government of Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra. The coup...
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Sale of Shin Corporation to Temasek Holdings
The 2006 sale of the Shinawatra family's share of Shin Corporation to Temasek Holdings caused great controversy in Thailand. The sale was in response to long-standing criticisms that the Shinawatra ...
Sale of Shin Corporation to Temasek Holdings - Wikipedia
2006 Thai coup d'état
The 2006 Thai coup d'état took place on Tuesday 19 September 2006, when the Royal Thai Army staged a coup d'état against the elected caretaker government of Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra. The coup...
2006 Thai coup d'état - Wikipedia