Prayut Administration Bids Farewell After Holding Final Cabinet Meeting


The outgoing administration held its final cabinet meeting on Tuesday (29 Aug), concluding with a group photo of ministers and staff.

Caretaker Prime Minister and Defense Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha expressed his gratitude to everyone who contributed to the government’s work and national development. He also acknowledged that there would be no parting messages for the incoming government, as he plans to take a break and spend more quality time with his family.

After the cabinet meeting, Gen Prayut stated in an interview that he was thankful for the cabinet members and all officials who had been supportive throughout their term. He further emphasized that the cooperation was based on mutual trust and compliance with all laws and regulations while thanking the press for its role.

On this occasion, the outgoing premier had a meal with his ministers to express his appreciation for their collective efforts. When asked about the new government, he commented that they all looked very capable. Following the interview, he took informal pictures with the media representatives.

The preceding is a press release from the Thai Government PR Department.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.