Yingluck Shinawatra

The King’s Speech

Thai King

By Wenchi Yu Every year, December 5 is the most celebrated holiday in Thailand because it is King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s birthday. The streets are decorated with shades of yellow – the color of the King – and people line up…

The Leaderboard: Nipat Thonglek

Who is he? General Nipat Thonglek is the new permanent secretary of the Ministry of Defense of Thailand. He was previously deputy defense permanent secretary from October 2012 to September 2013. Nipat has held various military posts, including director of…