Elected Thai govt to take power earliest by end-2017: official
Analysts say vote for military-backed constitution reflects desire for stability
Tue, Aug 09, 2016 - 5:50 AM
CONVINCING 'YES' VOTE: Thai investors welcomed the result on Monday and the Thai stock market touched a fresh 16-month high.
A DEMOCRATICALLY elected government will take power in Thailand at the earliest by December 2017, a senior Thai official said on Monday, after the country endorsed a military-backed constitution paving the way for a general election.