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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 57–61.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Thaksin Shinawatra, the former prime minister of Thailand, is one of the world’s most polarizing figures, whose words still reverberate across Southeast Asia. His tenure at the helm of the Thai government in the early 2000s marked a growing rift between Thailand’s urban middle class and the rural...
World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 49–55.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... potential in the international marketplace. “W hither the Emerging Middle Class?” 51 The most articulate exponent of this ownership of them.” This is precisely the new thinking is Thaksin Shinawatra, the thought. Thai prime...
World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 48–54.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., killing four soldiers. While the attack took many by surprise, rights groups and researchers have noted that the two years prior had been a period of upheaval and violence, traced to policies enacted by then-Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra. In the deep south, as in the rest of the country, a “war...
World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 35–40.
Published: 01 June 2011
... contact with them, was Thailand, where Thaksin Shinawatra had a special project, “Capital for the Poor.” Then he was ousted. Before that, though, their ministers came regularly to Peru and looked at what we were doing. But they never called us in. They just did it the way they thought would be the Thai...
World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 115–123.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of Thaksin , that published them. Thaksin Shinawatra is a Thai businessman and politician, who served as prime minister from 2001 until 2006 when he was overthrown in a military coup. His younger sister now holds that post, but the judiciary is still seeking its pound of flesh from her brother who’s been...
World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 33–40.
Published: 01 September 2015
... with the launch of its Global Thai program under former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra. Since its launch, the program has aimed to significantly increase the number of Thai restaurants globally by providing loans, supervising the establishment of restaurants, creating business links between Thai restaurants...
World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 104–113.
Published: 01 June 2012
... remains a constant, today the most remote villager can increasingly see and experience the wealth of the few—especially ironic is their champion, ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, himself a media magnate, installed the very capacity that’s transformed the rural landscape. The question...
World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (1): 49–58.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Kong’s major English- Thaksin Shinawatra told reporters, “If it af language newspaper, which reportedly wants fects political relations with China, we can’t to print a mainland edition, has fired some accept it.”21 of its most outspoken journalists, including In 2002, none of the members...
World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 113–121.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... Yingluck Shinawatra is the first woman ever elected to that office. And there is talk of yet another coup. The military is not happy that the 44-year-old businesswoman might simply be a puppet for her brother, Thaksin, the former prime minister. The billionaire businessman was supported, ironically...