Gulf Times - Maha-Vajiralongkorn
Amir condoles with King of Thailand

Amir condoles with King of Thailand

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and His Highness the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani sent Sunday cables of condolences to King of Thailand Maha Vajiralongkorn

Thai coup leader's new cabinet sworn in pledging loyalty to king

Thai coup leader's new cabinet sworn in pledging loyalty to king

Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Tuesday swore in the cabinet of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, a former army chief who seized power in a 2014 coup.

Thailand's new king makes first public appearance

Thailand's new king makes first public appearance

Thailand's new king on Friday made his first public appearance after ascending the throne the previous day, ending a period of uncertainty since the death of his father, King Bhumibol Adulyadej, on October 13.

Thai PM reassures country on smooth succession, after king's funeral

Thai PM reassures country on smooth succession, after king's funeral

Thailand's prime minister has reassured the country that Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn will succeed his late father and be crowned king after a royal funeral, which is likely to take months to prepare.