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Out of Thailand

Yingluck Shinawatra fled to Dubai ahead of the verdict in her trial over a rice subsidy scheme. Yingluck went to Cambodia and then Singapore, where she flew to Dubai. It’s time to get Out of Thailand! Thailand’s Supreme Court has issued an arrest warrant for Yingluck after she failed to show up in court on Friday. The […]

August 26, 2017

Happy 66th Birthday Thaksin

Born 26 July 1949. Net worth $1.64 Billion. #10 Thailand’s Richest list. The former police officer founded the mobile phone operator AIS and the IT and telecommunications conglomerate Shin Corporation in 1987, that made him one of the richest people in Thailand. He joined politics in 1994, founded the Thai Rak Thai Party (TRT) in 1998 and, after a landslide electoral […]

July 26, 2015

YingLuck Vacation

Yingluck vacation just started and Junta will charge her of dereliction of duty on the rice scheme that caused damage of 500 billion baht to the country. Here we go again. Same Tactics. Same Games. The National Council for Peace and Order approved Ms Yingluck’s request to leave the kingdom on Sunday for a 20-day trip […]

July 17, 2014


The Fortune teller.

Warin Buawiratlert, Thailand’s most influential fortune teller lives in a large and luxurious compound on the outskirts of Chiang Mai. He is a man of real power and influence. ‘Aajaan Warin’ has the ear of the most important figure in Thailand, the head of the Thai junta, General Prayuth Chan-ocha.   “We’ve known each other for more […]

June 30, 2014