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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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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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
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 ...
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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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
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 ...
Thailand legislative election, April 2006 - Wikipedia
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...
2006 Thailand coup d'état - Wikipedia
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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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...
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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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...
Premiership of Thaksin Shinawatra - Wikipedia
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...
Finland Plot - Wikipedia
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...
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...
2010 Thai political protests
A prolonged series of political protests occurred in Bangkok, Thailand in 2010 from March to May against the Democrat Party-led government. The protests were organized by the National United Front of ...
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Surayud Chulanont
General (ret.) Surayud Chulanont (Thai: สุรยุทธ์ จุลานนท์, RTGS: Surayut Chulanon; born 28 August 1943) is a Thai politician. He was the Prime Minister of Thailand and head of Thailand's interim g...
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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...
United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship - Wikipedia
Tak Bai Incident
The Tak Bai Incident was an event during the South Thailand insurgency that occurred on 25 October 2004 in Tak Bai, Thailand, which resulted in 85 deaths.
On 25 October 2004, a demonstration of ar...
Economic consequences of the 2006 Thailand coup d'état
The 2006 Thailand coup d'état took place on Tuesday 19 September 2006, when the Royal Thai Army staged a coup against the government of Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra. The short-term economic conse...
Economic consequences of the 2006 Thailand coup d'état - Wikipedia
Nuamthong Phaiwan
Nuamthong Praiwan (Thai: นวมทอง ไพรวัลย์; rtgs: Nuamthong Phraiwan) was a Bangkok, Thailand taxi-driver who drove his taxi into a tank in protest after the military coup of 2006. He was later...
Nuamthong Phaiwan - Wikipedia
Thai Rak Thai
The Thai Rak Thai Party (Thai: พรรคไทยรักไทย, lit. Thais Love Thais; TRT) was a Thai political party that was officially banned on May 30, 2007, by the Constitutional Court of Thailand due to viol...
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Public opinion of the 2006 Thailand coup d'état
Public opinion of the 2006 Thailand coup d'état was diverse. An initial public opinion poll showed support for the coup, although the junta banned subsequent polls. Bangkok residents displayed kindn...
Public opinion of the 2006 Thailand coup d'état - Wikipedia
Thailand 2006 interim civilian government
The 2006 Thai interim civilian government is the Thai provisional civilian government headed by Interim Prime Minister General Surayud Chulanont. It was appointed on 1 October 2006 by the Council for...
Thailand 2006 interim civilian government - 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